Industry Events – Page 3

NYC Drone Film Festival Has $75K in Gear up for Grabs

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 28, 2016

The “best in show” winner at the upcoming 2017 New York City Drone Film Festival will receive $75,000 worth of camera and drone gear courtesy of festival sponsors and professional cinematography industry players Freefly and RED. The prize includes the [Read More]

AMA’s California Expo to Feature Drone Camp, Training

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 22, 2016

The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) is rolling out the 19th annual AMA Expo West, presented by ReadyMadeRC.com, on Jan. 6-8. Taking place at the Ontario Convention Center in Ontario, Calif., the three-day event will offer participants the opportunity to [Read More]

International UAV Show Arriving Soon in Toronto

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 01, 2016

The Sky Guys Ltd. and trade show producer Cambridge House International have revealed more details on the The International UAV Show, taking place in Toronto, Ontario, on Dec. 6-7. The two-day show, held at the Enercare Centre, will host over [Read More]

AUVSI Rolls out Webinars on Artificial Intelligence, Precision Ag and FAA Regs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 29, 2016

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) is hosting three upcoming webinars in which experts will share their insights and answer questions on a variety of issues in the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) industry. On Wednesday, Nov. 30 at [Read More]

DJI Hosting Drone Enterprise User Conference in San Fran

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 22, 2016

DJI is holding a conference on advancing the use of drones in professional applications. The DJI AirWorks show will bring together a range of innovators Рfrom industry giants to data start-ups to service firms Рto showcase today’s professional [Read More]

Drone World Expo Kicks off in San Jose: What’s in Store This Year?

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 15, 2016

Following a successful day of pre-conference workshops presented by Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Esri and MicaSense, as well as a VIP networking reception, Drone World Expo opened this morning in San Jose, Calif. Hosted by JD Events, Drone World Expo, [Read More]

Aerotenna Grabs Top Spot in UTM Drone Sense-and-Avoid Competition

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 11, 2016

Aerotenna, a provider of radar sensing and system-on-chip (SoC) flight control technologies for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), has won first prize at the Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) Preliminary Drone Sense & Avoid technology competition, part of the UTM Convention 2016. [Read More]

Attention Drone Videographers: D.C. Drone Film Festival Accepting Submissions

Posted by Amanda Fava on October 31, 2016

The National Drone Show and NewBay Media say they are hosting the D.C. Drone Film Festival, to be held Dec. 6-8 in Washington, D.C., celebrating the work of drone videographers from across the country and around the world. The film [Read More]

AUVSI Announces Host, Keynote Speaker of XPONENTIAL 2017

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 27, 2016

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) has named Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel, and Jim Cantore, meteorologist at The Weather Channel, keynote speaker and host, respectively, of XPONENTIAL 2017. The show is taking place at the Kay Bailey [Read More]

NASA’s Unmanned Aircraft System Flights in Nevada Boast Several Firsts

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 20, 2016

In collaboration with the FAA and a number of drone tech companies, NASA carried out milestone tests as part of its UAS Traffic Management research.