NASA, BP and UK MoD Confirmed for Commercial UAV Show

By Caroline Rees / 25 Jul 2017

Now in its 4th year, The Commercial UAV Show has released the full conference agenda which includes contributions from NASA, BP and the UK Ministry of Defence.

Taking place in London 15-16 November 2017, The Commercial UAV Show is two events: a world-class conference focused on the progression of the UAV industry; and, a technology exhibition showcasing the latest hardware and software innovations from the mega tech companies to the latest start-ups.

Highlights of the conference include:

  • Marcus Johnson, Research Aerospace Engineer, Aviation Systems Division, at the NASA Ames Research Center will discuss “Developing an autonomous ATM system and defining the future of the drone industry”.
  • Joe Little, Technology Principal, at BP plc will give a snapshot view into how UAVs have revolutionised the oil industry.
  • Al Cunningham, Project Engineer for Watchkeeper Unmanned Air System, at the UK Ministry of Defence will provide insights into building the case for the safe use of UAS in international airspace.

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from over 75 speakers from around the world, including both manufacturers and end-users. Sessions will feature real-world case-studies, key observations, and will cover the latest in regulations from the UK Department for Transport and the German Air Traffic Authority (DFS).

UAV Show 2017

Posted by Caroline Rees Caroline co-founded Unmanned Systems Technology and has been at the forefront of the business ever since. With a Masters Degree in marketing Caroline has her finger on the pulse of all things unmanned and is committed to showcasing the very latest in unmanned technical innovation. Connect & Contact