Ayan Pahwa is an embedded software engineer from New Delhi, India currently working at Mentor Graphics - a Siemens business with 5 plus years of experience in building and racing first person view multi-rotor drones. His professional work areas mainly focus on embedded firmware, device drivers, automotive IoT, and Linux system programming. He has co-founded SDIoT for flourishing drone and other new technologies within local communities. His drone aerial videos can be viewed on his YouTube channel.
Ersin Gonul is a senior design engineer at Turkish Aerospace Industries in Ankara, Turkey. Previously Gonul worked as R & D engineer for companies which they develop unmanned aerial vehicles. He graduated with honors from Selcuk University in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and also he holds a Master degree of Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the Hacettepe University, Ankara. His expertise based on helicopter autopilots and unmanned systems. He is passionate about aviation, multicopters, VTOLs and their control systems. He also holds a Private Pilot License (PPL-H).