Industry Events – Page 9

Drone Film Fest Comes to European Capital of Culture City

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 20, 2016

The public, two-day DroneUp International Film Festival (DroneUp IFF) is coming to Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on Aug. 19-20. DroneUp IFF 2016 consists of free outdoor and indoor events incorporating a cultural film festival, a drone flash mob and a technology exhibition. [Read More]

Youth Invited to Explore Drones Through Nationwide 4-H Challenge

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 18, 2016

Youth development organization 4-H says its 2016 National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is introducing kids to the burgeoning field of drones through a hands-on, interactive design challenge. According to the event’s host, National 4H-Council, 4-H NYSD is the world’s largest [Read More]

Virginia Tech Hosting ‘Drones in America’ Panel in D.C.

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 16, 2016

On May 19, Virginia Tech’s school of public and international affairs is sponsoring a “Drones in America” panel discussion, which will include opening remarks from Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va. Former Congressman Jim Moran will serve as moderator for the discussion, [Read More]

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]