Industry Events – Page 10

First Summit-Style Drone Dealer Expo Targets Distribution Channel

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 12, 2016

BZ Media LLC says the first Drone Dealer Expo, which targeted the drone distribution channel, recently attracted nearly 500 attendees from 17 countries. Held in Orlando last month, the three-day summit brought together manufacturers, distributors, dealers and integrators to exchange [Read More]

International Drone Day 2016 Kicks off on May 7

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 02, 2016

After more than 40,000 people in 150 countries participated in International Drone Day 2015, this year’s event is set to kick off this Saturday, May 7. Hundreds of teams throughout the world will hold events to educate those outside of [Read More]

‘Drone Systems and Counter Drone Technologies’ Symposium Comes to D.C. in June

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 28, 2016

Technology Training Corp. has announced the “Drone Systems and Counter Drone Technologies” symposium, to be held June 23-24 in Washington, D.C. According to Technology Training, the program agenda will offer the latest information on government plans for drone integration into [Read More]

Drone World Expo Announces Multidisciplinary Partnerships

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 26, 2016

Drone World Expo has announced partnerships with several groups, including the Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA); the American Farm Bureau Federation; the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics; and MAPPS, an association of photogrammetry, mapping and geospatial firms. Drone World [Read More]

‘Drone Café’ Aims to Get Public Thinking About the Potential of UAS

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 25, 2016

Netherlands-based Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) recently launched what it calls the “world’s first drone café,” a pop-up café that aimed to demonstrate to the public the potential of unmanned aircraft system (UAS) applications. Open to the public on April [Read More]

Amazon Prime Air VP to Keynote at AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 21, 2016

Gur Kimchi, co-founder and vice president of Amazon Prime Air, will be delivering a keynote at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International’s (AUVSI) XPONENTIAL 2016, held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans on May 2-5. [Read More]

InterDrone Announces Call for Speakers for September Show

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 20, 2016

Conference host BZ Media LLC has announced the call for speakers for InterDrone, the International Drone Conference & Exposition, being held at the Paris Las Vegas on Sept. 7-9. According to BZ Media, the number of classes, panels and keynotes [Read More]

This Year’s NAB Show Features Extensive Focus on Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 18, 2016

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) says its annual conference and expo, held April 16-21 in Las Vegas, is featuring a broad slate of sessions and exhibits dedicated to trends in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). On Wednesday, April 20, NAB [Read More]

AUVSI Offering Online Networking Solution for XPONENTIAL Attendees

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 14, 2016

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) has introduced Connect from a2z Inc. as an online networking solution for its upcoming XPONENTIAL 2016 event in New Orleans. AUVSI’s annual trade show and conference is taking place on May 2-5 [Read More]

FPV Drone Racing is Coming to ESPN

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 13, 2016

The International Drone Racing Association (IDRA), a global organization for first-person-view (FPV) drone racing, has signed a multiyear international media distribution deal with ESPN. The first IDRA event to be showcased by ESPN will be the 2016 U.S. National Drone [Read More]