Senator Hoeven will host U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary Elaine Chao Wednesday morning at the 2017 Drone Focus Conference in Fargo. The conference will also feature Governor Doug Burgum and representatives from NASA, Microsoft and Uber. Hoeven and Secretary Chao will join North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum in designating May 31st as National Autonomous Vehicle Day. The designation will become part of the National Day Calendar. Later, Hoeven and Chao will hold a media availability at Fargo City Hall.
When: 8:30 a.m. CT – Hoeven and Chao kick off 2017 Drone Focus Conference at the Fargo Civic Center.
9:00 a.m. CT – Hoeven and Chao join Governor Doug Burgum in designating May 31st as National Autonomous Vehicle Day, which will be added to the National Day Calendar.
10:00–10:30 a.m. CT – MEDIA AVAILBILITY with Hoeven and Chao at Fargo City Hall, City Commission Room.
Where: Drone Focus Conference
Fargo Civic Center
207 4th Street N
City Hall, City Commission Room
200 3rd Street