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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]

Innovative Drone Exploration and Application Competition Crowns Winners

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 29, 2016

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) and Drone World Expo (DWE) have announced the three winners of their Innovative Drone Exploration and Application (IDEA) Competition. The winners will present their designs at DWE, taking place Nov. 15-16 at [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]

Drone World Expo, Embry-Riddle Offering sUAS Operations Workshop

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 06, 2016

Drone World Expo 2016, in conjunction with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide, is launching a workshop entitled “Multirotor sUAS Safety and Operational Familiarization for the Commercial Operator.” The one-day, hands-on course will be offered on Monday, Nov. 14 – the [Read More]

AIAA and Drone World Expo Launch UAS Research Competition

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 16, 2016

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) and Drone World Expo (DWE) have partnered to create the Innovative Drone Exploration and Application (IDEA) Competition, a research-related contest in the field of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The contest aims to [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 World Expo Opens up Registration for San Jose Show

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2016

Registration is now open for the second-annual Drone World Expo (DWE), taking place Nov. 15-16 in San Jose, Calif., at the San Jose Convention Center. The full conference, which focuses on the commercial applications of unmanned aircraft systems, will be [Read More]

Drone World Expo Names New Board Members to Shape This Year’s Show

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 10, 2016

Planning for the second Drone World Expo, the organizers of the show have named a number of new advisory board members who will help set the direction of the program for the Nov. 15-16 event. According to JD Events, producer [Read More]

What Can Alleviate Drone Privacy Concerns?

Betsy Lillian
Written by Betsy Lillian on November 19, 2015

During a panel at the Drone World Expo in San Jose, industry stakeholders came together to answer the question, “Emerging state privacy legislation: solution or quagmire?”