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Backpacks for Birds: Manufacturing Tracking Devices to Aid in Bird Research

At our June 15 meeting, presenters, Fred Briggs, founder and CEO of the company, and Ted Markson, CTO at Vektortek, discussed the development and manufacturing of tracking devices for the wildlife research biologist. By piggy-backing on a worldwide cellular network, they are able to offer new opportunities to collect and distribute data that were previously impossible or cost-prohibitive with satellite solutions.

Earlier Event: March 16
Virginia's Tropical Connections
Later Event: October 12
Dragonflies of Northern Virginia