Commercial UAV Expo Announces Call for Speakers - 16/02/2015


Commercial UAV Expo has announced a Call for Speakers for its event in Las Vegas (5-7 October 2015). The event is a conference and exhibition focused on expanding commercial uses of UAS technology. The goal is to share knowledge and best practices among end users in system-selection considerations, integration of UAS technology with other data capture technologies and workflows, regulatory landscape, safety and training considerations, processing large volumes of data, and more.

Abstracts have been invited which candidly address knowledge gained, lessons learned and challenges remaining in key topic areas including those listed below:

  • Opportunities for UAS to Increase Efficiency and Profitability

  • Regulatory Landscape Updates

  • Legal, Liability and Insurance considerations

  • UAS Selection Considerations, Analysis of Available Platforms and Systems

  • Operational Considerations including Training and Safety

  • Planning for Integration with Current Systems and Workflows

  • Data Fusion: Integrating UAV Data with Data Captured from Other Sources

  • Managing Large Datasets: Processing, Sharing, Storing

  • Field-Testing UAVs: Options for Where and How

  • University/Industry Collaboration – Developments & Opportunities

Commercial UAV Expo covers these industries:

  • Surveying & Mapping

  • Civil Infrastructure

  • Mining

  • Construction

  • Process, Power & Utilities

  • Precision Agriculture

  • Law Enforcement/Security/Emergency Response


The Commercial UAV Advisory Board is currently reviewing abstracts; the final programme will be announced in May 2015.

Last updated: 14/12/2019