As we start the new year, I thought it would be good to try to put together a list of the global UAV/Drone conferences scheduled this year. This will cover both defense and commercial conferences. Let me know if I missed one and I can go back and update this post.
Consumer Electronics Show 2016 – JAN 6-9, Las Vegas, Nevada-USA. Consumer drone show. https://www.cesweb.org/
US Sport Aviation Expo – JAN 20-23, Sebring, Florida -USA. Light sport aircraft expo but also has a drone display/flight demo area. http://www.sportaviationexpo.com/
Bahrain International Airshow – JAN 21-23, Sakhir Airbase, Bahrain – International Air Show. http://www.bahraininternationalairshow.com/trade/
China Commercial UAV Summit – JAN 21, Shanghai, China – Commercial UAV Conference. http://uav2016.com/
SkyTech Event – UAV Conference & Exhibition – JAN 27/28, London, United Kingdom – Commercial UAV Conference. http://www.skytechevent.com/
TUSE – The Unmanned Systems Expo – FEB 2-4, The Hague, Netherlands. Commercial/Defense UAV Conference. http://www.skytechevent.com/
Singapore Airshow – FEB 16-21, Changi Exhibition Centre, Singapore. International Airshow. https://www.singaporeairshow.com/
AUVSI’s Umnanned Systems Europe 2016 – MAR 22/23, Brussels, Belgium. Civil/Commercial UAV conference. http://www.auvsi.org/unmannedsystemseurope/programme
Texas UAS Summit & Expo – MAR 29-31, Austin, Texas-USA. Civil/Commercial UAV conference. https://www.texasuassummit.com/pages/676
Xponential 2016 – An AUVSI Experience – MAY 2-5, New Orleans, Louisiana-USA. Commercial/Defense UAV conference. http://www.xponential.org/auvsi2016/public/enter.aspx
SOFIC 2016 – Special Operations Forces Industry Conference – May 23-26, Tampa, Florida – USA. SOCOM defense conference/expo. http://www.sofic.org/Pages/Default.aspx
Nordic UAS Event – JUN 1-3, Odense, Denmark. Commercial UAV conference. http://www.nordicuasevent.com/
ICUAS’16 – The 2016 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems – JUN 7-10, Arlington, Virginia-USA. Defense UAV conference. http://uasconferences.com/
Eurosatory Defence & Security International Exhibition, JUN 13-17, Paris, France. Land and air defense conference/expo. http://www.eurosatory.com/
Farnborough International Airshow – JUL 11-17, Farnborough, United Kingdom. International Airshow. http://www.farnborough.com/
UAS Summit & Expo – AUG 22-24, Grand Forks, North Dakota-USA. Civil/Commercial/Defense conference/expo. http://www.theuassummit.com/ema/DisplayPage.aspx?pageId=Home
Interdrone – International Drone Conference & Exposition – SEP 7-9, Las Vegas, Nevada-USA. Civil/Commercial drone conference/expo. http://www.interdrone.com/
The Commercial UAV Show – OCT 19/20, London, United Kingdom. Civl/commercial drone conference/expo. http://www.terrapinn.com/exhibition/the-commercial-uav-show/index.stm
Unmanned Systems Defense – OCT 25-27, Arlington, Virginia-USA. Defense UAV conference. http://www.thedefenseshow.org/home
Commercial UAV Expo – OCT31-NOV 2, Las Vegas, Nevada-USA. Civil/Commercial drone conference/expo. http://www.expouav.com/
International Drone Expo – DEC 9/10, Los Angeles, California-USA. Civil/Commercial drone conference/expo. http://www.intdroneexpo.com/
Key UAV News for the Week:
- This ambulance drone can carry two people of out dangerous situations.
- Inside North Korea’s UAV Arsenal.
- AAI wins $97M contract for US Army Shadow UAV retrofits.
- Paris picks partroller for UAV requirement.
Quote for the week:
“Accept challenges so you can feel the exhilaration of victory.” George S Patton