Steve Giannaris

AUV Forward Operations Manager

Steve has over 25 years of experience in the development and application of unmanned systems for the collection of both mutli-beam and interferometric sonar data. He has worked for multiple unmanned systems collection agencies such as Naval Special Warfare, the Fleet Survey Team, and L3Harris.

As an Unmanned Systems Operator in the Navy, he led collection teams working worldwide in support of amphibious combat operations, mine countermeasures, hydrographic surveys, and the recovery of U.S. assets and personnel. As the operational manager of as many as 50 operators, working on each American coastline and Hawaii, he helped drive the development and advancement of unmanned systems within the Navy.

During his time at L3Harris, he served as primary hydrographer and military liaison during multiple real-world and exercise-based operations, helped to improve the autonomy of collection platforms, and served as lead instructor during basic and advance UUV courses.

He loves spending time with his kids, travelling, and anything that keeps him on the water.

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Steve Giannaris

AUV Forward Operations Manager

Steve has over 25 years of experience in the development and application of unmanned systems for the collection of both mutli-beam and interferometric sonar data. He has worked for multiple unmanned systems collection agencies such as Naval Special Warfare, the Fleet Survey Team, and L3Harris.

As an Unmanned Systems Operator in the Navy, he led collection teams working worldwide in support of amphibious combat operations, mine countermeasures, hydrographic surveys, and the recovery of U.S. assets and personnel. As the operational manager of as many as 50 operators, working on each American coastline and Hawaii, he helped drive the development and advancement of unmanned systems within the Navy.

During his time at L3Harris, he served as primary hydrographer and military liaison during multiple real-world and exercise-based operations, helped to improve the autonomy of collection platforms, and served as lead instructor during basic and advance UUV courses.

He loves spending time with his kids, travelling, and anything that keeps him on the water.

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