Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, UAE
Dr. Ajeeth Cheppudira is working as Adviser at the Ministry of Climate Change & Environment for the past 7 years. He has more than 30 years of experience in the quarrying and cements industry, including industrial research. Dr. Ajeeth is well versed in environmental studies and laws, and drafting environmental regulations and guidelines for different industrial sectors.
Dr. Ajeeth started building and using small drones as a hobby since 2014. He started testing the small drones for environmental monitoring, imaging mapping, and 3D modelling of quarry sites in the UAE. The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment will be applying the drones for monitoring the operation and development of quarries.