Unmanned Aircraft Systems Regulations. New era for Aviation Law?

Anna Konert
Lazarski University, Air Law Professor and Director of Institute of Air & Space Law
Faculty of Law and Administration, Dean
Warsaw, Poland

Piotr Kasprzyk
Lazarski University, Research Fellow at the Institute of Air and Space Law
Warsaw, Poland

Abstract

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Biographies of the speakers

Anna Konert is currently the Dean, Faculty of Law and Administration, as well as an Air Law Professor, Director of Institute of Air & Space Law, Lazarski University, Warsaw, Poland. She obtained her Ph.D. in 2009 and the post-doctoral degree in 2015 at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń. Director of the LL.M. in Air Law, MBA in Aviation and BA in Aviation Law and Professional Pilot License at Lazarski University. Honorary member of the European Aviation Club (since 2014); Vice President of the Polish Aviation Club (2013-2016); and Committee Member of the European Air Law Association (since 2013). Prof. Konert is widely published and an expert on RPAS.

Piotr Kasprzyk has a Ph. D. in Law, is an Attorney at Law, and a Research Fellow at the Institute of Air and Space Law at Lazarski University in Warsaw, Poland.  Dr. Kasprzyk is also the Head of the Airport Division of a new central airport for Poland (Solidarity Transport Hub). He is also the former vice-president for aviation standards of the Civil Aviation Authority in Poland, and a former plenipotentiary for air navigation standards at the Polish Air Navigation Service Agency. He is an active member of the European Air Law Association, providing legal support for airlines, aircraft operators and owners, airport operators, air navigation service providers, aero clubs, air traffic controllers and pilot’s unions.  Dr. Kasprzyk has 14 years of experience in Aviation Law and 22 years of experience in aviation as a  private pilot.