Daniel McKinnon, Ph.D.
Enterprise Product Manager, 3D Robotics
Daniel McKinnon dipped his toes into the enterprise UAV world through a collaboration with the Denver Zoo that involved building and deploying a vulture-netting quadcopter to Ikh Nart National Park in Mongolia. He went on to co-found Agribotix, a turnkey precision ag software and services provider.
McKinnon joins us from Chris Anderson’s latest tech startup—3D Robotics, which is manufacturing cutting-edge drones to more effectively and sustainably manage agricultural needs. He will will share what has and hasn’t worked for drones in agriculture, from optimizing fertilizer for row crops, to selecting the finest grapes in vineyards, to saving water for pistachio growers and much more