Michael de Lagarde is co-founder and CEO of Delair-Tech, a global leader in commercial drone solutions, enabling leading industries to process aerial imagery into actionable business intelligence. Specialized in drone manufacturing and aerial data processing, Delair-Tech offers end-to-end UAV solutions, including hardware, software and services.
I’m CEO and Founder of Skylogic Research, also known as Drone Analyst®. We are a research, content, and advisory services firm supporting the commercial drone industry. I am 25-year technology industry veteran with a background in manufacturing, electronics, digital imaging, field service, software, research, and mobility.
After getting BA in chemical engineering from Kyushu University, involved in management planning in Sumitomo Marine and Fire Insurance Co. Ltd. Straight as the first career. After working in Sumitomo, earned MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in 2002.
UAVs will be integrated in our cities. They will be used more and more, for a growing range of application, such as aerial photography, aerial surveying, aerial inspections, aerial surveillance – and probably also for the delivery of special goods, such as urgent medication.