Draganfly Board Member and Former Whitehouse Chief of Staff and US Secretary of Transportation, Andrew H. Card, Jr., to be featured on Newsmax Link: https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/04/15/2016506/0/en/Draganfly-Board-Member-and-Former-Whitehouse-Chief-of-Staff-and-US-Secretary-of-Transportation-Andrew-H-Card-Jr-to-be-featured-on-Newsmax.html
April 15, 2020 09:15 ET | Source: Draganfly Inc
The Segment Will Focus on Draganfly Being Selected to Integrate Health Diagnosis Technology to Help Detect & Monitor COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
Los Angeles, CA, April 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Draganfly Inc. (CSE:
$DFLY ) (OTCQB: $DFLYF ) (FSE: $3U8 ) (“Draganfly” or the “Company”), an award-winning, industry-leading manufacturer within the commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (“UAV”), Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (“RPAS”), and unmanned vehicle sector, announced today that Mr. Andy Card, Jr., member of Draganfly’s board of directors will be featured on Newsmax.com on April 15th at 12PM EST.
Mr. Card, the second longest tenured White House Chief of Staff, has served in senior government roles under three U.S. Presidents. Mr. Card also served as Deputy Chief of Staff and then as a Cabinet Member for President George H.W. Bush, as the 11th Secretary of Transportation.
The segments on Newsmax will feature Draganfly’s recent announcement it has been selected as the exclusive global systems integrator for a project (the “Vital Intelligence Project”) with Vital Intelligence Inc., a healthcare data services and deep learning company in conjunction with the University of South Australia, using technology developed with help from the Australian Department of Defence Science and Technology Group (the “DST”).
The Vital Intelligence Project is a health and respiratory monitoring platform involving utilizing new and existing camera networks as well as UAVs and RPAS being immediately commercialized for health monitoring and detection of infectious and respiratory conditions including monitoring temperatures, heart and respiratory rates, amongst crowds, workforces, airlines, cruise ships, potential at-risk groups, i.e., seniors in care facilities, convention centers, border crossings or critical infrastructure facilities. The breakthrough technology was developed in a collaboration between the University of South Australia and the DST.
“Draganfly is honored to work on such an important project given the current pandemic facing the world with COVID-19. Health and respiratory monitoring will be vital for not only detection, but also utilizing the data to understand health trends. As we move forward, drones and autonomous technology doing detection will be an important part of ensuring public safety,” said Andy Card, Director of Draganfly and former Secretary of Transportation and White House Chief of Staff.
To watch the video of the Vital Intelligence project news release click here.
To watch the live stream of the interview on Newsmax click here.
Draganfly Inc. (CSE: DFLY; OTCQB: DFLYF; FSE: 3U8) is the creator of quality, cutting-edge, UVS and software that revolutionizes the way people do business. Recognized as being at the forefront of technology for over 22 years, Draganfly is an award-winning, industry-leading manufacturer within the commercial UAV and UVS space, serving the public safety, agriculture, industrial inspections and mapping and surveying markets. Draganfly is a company driven by passion, ingenuity and the need to provide efficient solutions and first-class services to its customers around the world with the goal of saving time, money and lives.
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