Speaker Bio

Benoit Curdy


Head of Section, Strategy & Innovation

Benoit Curdy is leading the Strategy and Innovation Unit of the Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA). He is managing the implementation of the U-Space in Switzerland: a set of technologies enabling the safe, secure and efficient integration of drones in civil airspace. Before joining FOCA in April 2019, Mr. Curdy was secretary general of GUTMA, an international association active in the field of UAS traffic management. He has a background in IT and has worked at Google and several startups.