Industry Events – Page 7

UAS Field Day: Hermes 450 Takes to the Sky in North Dakota

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 22, 2016

Elbit Systems of America, the Fort Worth, Texas-based subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., says that it hosted an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) field day today – along with local partners – at the Hillsboro Regional Airport to highlight its recent [Read More]

Valmie’s Vertitek to Join the Race with Drone Pilot Team

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 22, 2016

Valmie Resources Inc., a U.S. commercial drone operator, has announced that the racing division of its wholly owned subsidiary Vertitek, which specializes in fabricating and selling racing frames for the competitive drone racing industry, has established a team of sponsored racing [Read More]

InterDrone Adds Four After-Hours Sessions to Show Lineup

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 17, 2016

BZ Media LLC has added four after-hours sessions at InterDrone, the International Drone Conference & Exposition, running Sept. 7-9 at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. The after-hours sessions will run 7:30-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 7, following the InterDrone [Read More]

New Mexico State University Rolls Out Drone Workshop

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 16, 2016

New Mexico State University’s (NMSU) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Flight Test Center is offering a three-day workshop on drone technology and regulations. Taking place Sept. 13-15 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., the workshop will be suited for “government, civil [Read More]

Sky-Futures Presenting Webinar on Confined-Space UAV Inspections

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 16, 2016

Sky-Futures, a provider of drone-based data collection and analysis services for the oil and gas industry, is holding a webinar on confined-space inspections using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Held Aug. 24. at 9:00 a.m. UCT or 4:00 p.m. UCT, the [Read More]

Spaceport America Announces Annual Drone Summit in N.M.

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 15, 2016

Spaceport America – a purpose-built, commercial spaceport in southern New Mexico – has introduced five annual events, including the Spaceport America Drone Summit, taking place Nov. 11-13. Spaceport America says the event will host drone pilots, speakers, vendors and spectators [Read More]

International LiDAR Mapping Forum Announces Call for Papers

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2016

The organizers of International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF) have announced a call for papers for their 17th annual conference and exhibition, taking place in Denver on Feb. 13-15, 2017. The call for papers invites any interested parties to submit abstracts [Read More]

Ag Drone Rodeo Comes to Pendleton, Ore., Soon

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 05, 2016

The Oregon UAS FutureFarm is hosting a two-day Ag Drone Rodeo, which will feature unmanned aircraft system (UAS) crop survey flight demos and post-flight data analysis presentations from companies in digital agriculture. Taking place in Pendleton, Ore., on Aug. 18-19, [Read More]

N.J. Science Center Rolls out the Red Carpet for Drone Racers

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 28, 2016

The Liberty Cup, a drone race set against the New York City skyline, is happening this weekend at the Liberty Science Center (LSC) in New Jersey. LSC is a nonprofit learning center located in Liberty State Park on the Jersey [Read More]

Pix4D, senseFly Offering Workshop on UAS in Precision Ag

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 27, 2016

In collaboration with The InfoAg Conference, held Aug. 2-4 in St. Louis, senseFly and Pix4D are teaming up to offer a technical workshop on using unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for precision agriculture. Taking place Aug. 4 from 1:00-4:30 p.m. at [Read More]