Industry Events – Page 6

UAS Conference Comes to Cape May, N.J., Next Month

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 14, 2016

The second annual Cape May, N.J., UAS Conference is arriving on Oct. 13-14. This year’s event will focus on the current regulatory environment of UAS, as well as the business potential of the emerging technology. The conference, taking place at [Read More]

Commercial Drone Pilot Training Kicking off at Kansas State Polytechnic

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 12, 2016

Kansas State University’s Polytechnic Campus is expanding its unmanned aircraft systems program (UAS) to now include a weeklong course centered on the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) new Part 107 regulations. The course, designed to prepare professionals for remote pilot in [Read More]

This Year’s InterDrone Kicks off in Vegas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 08, 2016

InterDrone, the International Drone Conference & Exposition, officially kicked off yesterday at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. According to conference host BZ Media LLC, the event is being attended by more than 3,500 drone builders, flyers and buyers; featuring [Read More]

SkySpecs Holding Drone Inspection Demo at Wind Energy Event

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 06, 2016

Want to see drones in action for wind turbine inspections? SkySpecs will be demonstrating its automated drone technology at the upcoming Wind Energy Expo/WindEurope Summit in Hamburg, Germany. Taking place on Sept. 28 at 2 p.m., the invitation-only demo will [Read More]

Gov. Fallin to Keynote at UAS Event in Oklahoma City

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 01, 2016

Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) are taking center stage at the upcoming UAS Tech Forum in Oklahoma. Held Sept. 7-8 at the Renaissance Waterford Oklahoma City Hotel, Gov. Mary Fallin, R-Okla., and Gregory Walden of the Small UAV Coalition will some [Read More]

Drone World Expo Teams up with MAPPS, Offers Geospatial Focus

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 01, 2016

The Drone World Expo (DWE) has once again partnered with MAPPS, a trade association of private-sector geospatial firms, to co-locate its Fall Policy Conference at DWE, held Nov. 15-16 at California’s San Jose Convention Center. DWE will also feature a [Read More]

DJI Breaking Ground on Another UAV Retail Store in Asia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 30, 2016

DJI will soon open up a flagship store in Hong Kong. This store is DJI’s third foray into retail after the December 2015 opening of its first flagship store in Shenzhen, China, followed by the Seoul, Korea, location in March [Read More]

Calif. Team Takes Home Grand Prize in DJI’s Search-and-Rescue Challenge

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 29, 2016

San Rafael, Calif.-based Autero beat out nine other finalists for a $100,000 prize at Sunday’s SDK Challenge, hosted by DJI, Ford Motor Co. and the United Nations Development Programme. DJI’s annual SDK Challenge was held in Rome, N.Y., at Griffiss [Read More]

International UAV Show Comes to Toronto in December

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 25, 2016

The Sky Guys Ltd., an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) company based in Toronto, and Cambridge House International, a Canadian trade show producer, are hosting the International UAV Show in Toronto on Dec. 6-7. Located at the Enercare Center in Toronto, [Read More]

Teams Compete in Drone Search-and-Rescue Challenge in N.Y. This Weekend

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 24, 2016

DJI is joining Ford Motor Co. and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Sunday to host its annual SDK Challenge, which is taking place at the Federal Aviation Administration-designated drone test site at Griffiss International Airport in Rome, N.Y. [Read More]