Ghost Hunters Live at CES
January 5, 2017 at 12:15PM, January 6, 2017 at 2:15PM, and January 7, 2017 at 1:15PM
Jason Hawes is the co-creator and star of NBC/Syfy’s longest-running series “Ghost Hunters,” which airs in 130 different countries. He is also the host of the nationally-syndicated radio show “Beyond Reality Radio”, and the owner and creator of T.A.P.S., the Atlantic Paranormal Society, whose website receives 90 million annual visitors. Hawes is also a New York Times best-selling author on paranormal studies, and also has written several novels. Hawes has helped raise hundreds of thousands for Cure Kids Cancer and Hasbro Children's Hospital. He is married with five children.
Drones for Good: Search & Rescue with Thermal
January 5, 2017 at 11:15AM, January 6, 2017 at 1:15PM, and January 7, 2017 at 3:15PM
Patrick Sherman is an internationally-recognized expert and author of more than 100 published articles on the subject of drones. Sherman is a top-rated speaker, having appeared at such events as InterDrone, AUVSI Xponential, the Drone World Expo, Drones Data X, and the International Drone Expo. In addition, Sherman is known worldwide as “Lucidity,” the public face of the Roswell Flight Test Crew, a popular YouTube series with more than 2.7 million views and 15,000 subscribers. A master scuba instructor and licensed private pilot, Sherman holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California, and an MBA from Willamette University.
See a Life, Save a Life: FLIR & WWF Join Forces to Combat Poaching
January 5, 2017 at 2:15PM and January 6 & 7, 2017 at 11:15AM
Eric Becker is a conservation engineer at the World Wildlife Fund, where he researches and develops sensor-based systems to detect poachers and stop wildlife crime in protected areas in Africa and Asia. Becker also leverages advancements in the Internet of Things to find energy-efficient, low-cost technologies to solve the planet’s most urgent issues. Prior to joining WWF, Becker worked as an engineering contractor for a variety of organizations, including the Air Force Research Lab, and developed both micro-air vehicles and regular-sized small unmanned aircrafts. Becker currently resides in Maryland with his wife, Alisha.
Sledgehammers & Man Caves
January 5, 2017 at 3:15PM and January 6, 2017 at 12:15PM
Jason Cameron is a licensed home improvement contractor, finish carpenter, personal trainer, writer, actor, TV personality and fitness model. He currently is the host of DIY Network shows “Desperate Landscapes,” “Man Caves” and “Sledgehammer.” Prior to joining the DIY network, Cameron enjoyed small screen success on “Sex and the City,” “Guiding Light” and “All My Children,” as well as a national Zip Lock commercial. For three years, Cameron was one of the carpenters on TLC's “While You Were Out.” A native of Toledo, Ohio, Jason worked in all facets of home construction before moving to New York City in 1999 to pursue an acting career.
Invisible Labs: Live Science with Thermal
January 5, 2017 at 1:15PM, January 6, 2017 at 3:15PM, and January 7, 2017 at 2:15PM
The 2015 Montana Teacher of the Year, Craig is host of FLIR’s “Invisible Labs” series is a professional educator. Having also appeared on the History Channel, Craig recently received the 2016 Award for Teaching Excellence by the National Education Association.
FLIR VR Simulator
Experience the invisible world of thermal infrared.
Stop by the world's first "Therminator" #gettherminated! Snap a pic of what you look like using thermal vision. Take a "thermie" and share with friends using #thermie and don't forget to tag @FLIR in your post.
Wired Maker Challenge
Five semi-finalists will present their prototype for final judging. One grand prize winner will be selected to showcase their product at the WIRED Café at CES and may be featured in the April issue of WIRED Magazine.