Industry Events – Page 23

Aviation Conference Examines, Evaluates UAV Industry

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 03, 2015

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's recent annual Aviation, Aeronautics and Aerospace International Research Conference (A3IRCon) included a focus on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Held Jan. 15-18 in Phoenix, attendees witnessed two UAV demonstrations, presented by students from the university’s Prescott, Ariz., campus. [Read More]

‘Drones for Good’ Competition Attracts 800 Entries from 57 Countries

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 26, 2015

style=’text-align: left;’>A global competition launched by the United Arab Emirates, offering $1 million for the best innovative civilian application of drone technology, has received more than 800 entries from 57 countries. The “Drones for Good” competition, unveiled at the Government [Read More]

Aerialtronics Joins International Lineup at UAS Trade Show

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 26, 2015

Aerialtronics, a Netherlands-based manufacturer of unmanned aerial systems (UAS), says it is joining the upcoming TUSExpo 2015 on Feb. 4-6. Taking place at the World Forum in The Hague, Netherlands, TUSExpo 2015 is the first fully integrated European unmanned systems [Read More]

Companies Sign on for October’s Commercial UAV Expo

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 23, 2015

Event organizer SPAR Point Group has announced early backers of the upcoming Commercial UAV Expo, held Oct. 5-7 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Along with an advisory board of 13 members, the event has garnered the following exhibitors: AirGon [Read More]

New Aerial Robotics and Drone Pavilion to be Featured at 2015 NAB Show

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 22, 2015

The National Association of Broadcasters' 2015 NAB Show, held April 11-16, will feature a new Aerial Robotics and Drone Pavilion, presented by Drone Media Group in partnership with NAB Show. The new exhibit area, located in the South Upper Hall [Read More]

InterDrone Comes to Vegas This September

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 22, 2015

BZ Media LLC has announced new dates for InterDrone, an international drone conference and exposition to be held in Las Vegas. The event, which BZ Media says will be the largest commercial drone expo in North America, will be held [Read More]

Panel All About Drones Coming to the Sundance Film Festival

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 21, 2015

Jigabot LLC, a Highland, Utah-based provider of robotic devices, will be co-hosting a panel about unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, on Jan. 25. Jigabot, along with co-host Quadrocopter, will discuss drone cinematography, [Read More]

House Committee to Hold Hearing on UAS R&D

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 20, 2015

The Committee on Science, Space, and Technology of the U.S. House of Representatives is holding a hearing called ‘Unmanned Aircraft Systems Research and Development’ on Wednesday, Jan. 21 in Washington, D.C. The hearing will review research and development (R&D) performed [Read More]

Ohio State Presenting Webinar on Precision Agriculture/UAVs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 15, 2015

Ohio State University's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences will be hosting a free webinar on precision agriculture on Jan. 20 at 10 a.m. The presentation will focus on helping farmers boil down information from field monitored data, satellite [Read More]

NASA Calls Off UAS Airspace Operations Challenge

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 15, 2015

NASA says it has canceled its Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Airspace Operations Challenge (AOC) because of costs and ‘unanticipated technical and operational issues.’ Through its Centennial Challenges Program, NASA had planned to host a competition where groups would meet at [Read More]