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Drone discussions: bridging the gap between testing and application

A panel discussion looking at how industry can bridge the gap between the trialling and the commercial application of drone technology. About this Event This live streamed discussion is set to be the first in a series of virtual events aiming to increase awareness of the commercial opportunities that drone operations could provide. It builds on the success of the ‘Commercialisation of the Drone Industry” White Paper submitted to Government in July this year. The Drone Delivery Group hopes to provoke discussion to highlight the challenges faced by industry in general, the drone industry in particular and the UK Government, as a means to speed up the development and benefits this emerging area of technology could provide to the UK economy. It is aimed at anyone responsible for exploring the use of drones for their organisation. Event precis A wide range of industries are now actively seeking to include drone technology in their operations. Whether... Read More »


UK's Largest Event for The Commercial UAV Sector

The UAV Innovation Expo is Europe's largest Event dedicated to UAV products, parts, accessories and services. Designed to inspire, inform and connect. A new show for new technologies that focus on commercial, emergency services, humanitarian aid, disaster relief, and military fields. Incredible opportunity to discover the latest industry trends and technological advancements, through an assortment of over 200 Manufacturers and Suppliers exhibiting in 2021. Choose from over 100 seminars, where key individuals and experts in their fields will share their knowledge, stories, and advice, covering a whole multitude of UAV Topics. Over the course of 2 days; Source ideas, information and advice from like-minded individuals, to get your next UAV venture fully equipped! Source the latest Drone Technology, Services, Parts and Advice Incredible opportunity to discover the latest industry trends and technological advancements, through an assortment of over 200 Manufacturers a... Read More »


World Expo 2020

Do you want to showcase your world-class content to millions? We have a fantastic opportunity for UK-based companies or individuals to appear in our programme of activity at Expo 2020 Dubai, with 25 million visits expected, 70% of which will be international. Audiences will include business leaders, senior government officials, tourists, students and families.  We will be promoting UK excellence through activity such as: Events  Communications and marketing Permanent and temporary exhibitions UK Pavilion The inspiration for the UK Pavilion comes from one of Stephen Hawking’s final projects, ‘Breakthrough Message’. It invited people worldwide to consider what message we would communicate to express ourselves as a planet should we one day encounter other advanced civilisations in space. The UK Pavilion will allow people from across the world to contribute to a collective message and showcases leading British experti... Read More »


Horizon 2020

Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private investment that this money will attract. It promises more breakthroughs, discoveries and world-firsts by taking great ideas from the lab to the market. Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union, a Europe 2020 flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe's global competitiveness. Seen as a means to drive economic growth and create jobs, Horizon 2020 has the political backing of Europe’s leaders and the Members of the European Parliament. They agreed that research is an investment in our future and so put it at the heart of the EU’s blueprint for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth and jobs. By coupling research and innovation, Horizon 2020 is helping to achieve this with its emphasis on excellent science, industrial leadership and tackling s... Read More »


The Vertical Flight Expo

New vertical technologies are about to transform the way we use the skies, driving safer, leaner, better VTOL missions.  Are you ready? The Vertical Flight Expo will empower you to reimagine the possibilities and get the edge in technology innovation, by connecting with the products, people and ideas that will transform the VTOL community over the next five years. It’s a new expo for a new era, where a passion for flight meets the power of automation. You’ll find everything you loved about Helitech International, but with a fresh outlook and a new venue at Farnborough, giving you a bold, multi-dimensional experience designed to inspire, inform and connect. As both conference and expo, Vertical Flight 2019 is the meeting point for the entire supply chain from Government, Emergency Services, CAT, Offshore, Renewable Energy to private owners, Agriculture or Construction. This is where innovators, investors, buyers and regulators come t... Read More »


InterGeo 2019: The Drone Industry Barometer

The sixth instalment of INTERGEO’s “INTERAERIAL SOLUTIONS” trade fair is to take place in Stuttgart from 17 to 19 September 2019. This series of events represents Europe’s leading commercial drone trade fair. This year, the organisers anticipate plenty of start-ups and new business models, as well as established industry leaders (like DJI), to be on exhibition. In anticipation of the three-day conference, the organisational team has released the 2019 “Drone Industry Barometer.” The text highlights the continued challenges within the drone industry, as opposed to those experienced throughout 2018. The paper is designed to address topics on a global scale, making the information relevant and applicable to a wide audience.   To view and download the paper, please visit here.   To learn more about INTERGEO 2019 events, view the original editorial here.   Read More »


InterGeo 2019

The use of UAVs is still hovering at the start of soaring development. At the sixth instalment of Europe’s leading commercial drones trade fair “INTERAERIAL SOLUTIONS – part of INTERGEO (IAS)” in Stuttgart from 17 to 19 September 2019, the UAV sector is still largely represented by start-ups, despite a leap in professionalisation. Besides the global market leader DJI and other established drone suppliers, the organisers of the event are expecting exhibitors to showcase new business models, particularly in the field of special applications, such as infrastructure inspections and surveying with drones.  As part of INTERGEO this September, all three days of IAS will address hot topics, showcase innovative solutions for drone applications, and host discussions in various formats. Specific drone applications will interlink clearly with the topic of smart cities, above all, with an extensive conference programme and series of presentations focusing on this i... Read More »


European Drone Summit 2019

The EUROPEAN DRONE SUMMIT is an international conference for the European drone industry to explore strategies for the efficient use of UAS. Key figures from the fields of politics, law-making, research, industry and business come together to discuss the way forward for achieving acceptance and devising solutions for the safe and effective commercial use of unmanned aircraft in Europe. The EUROPEAN DRONE SUMMIT is the European platform for discussing the current needs of the UAS industry, both for people with an interest in the industry and for long-standing aficionados. Meetings on specialist subjects cover business models and strategies, particularly on the topics of:   Safety and security using and against UAS Integrating UAS into airspace as a whole Vertical mobility using UAS in urban environments UAS services using the example of medical provision and open up the opportunity to connect existing concepts with the requirements of new business sectors.... Read More »


Drones for Good: The Lake Victoria Challenge

Drones have been getting a bit of bad press as of late, with most coverage focusing on malicious use and dangerous applications. It can be difficult to see the positives and the possibilities amidst the negatives – so, welcome The Lake Victoria Challenge. The Lake Victoria Challenge (LVC), taking place 25-30 November in Mwanza, Tanzania, is a place for drone technology innovators and suppliers to showcase the benefits of their technologies in a real-life scenario. Focusing on air drones with delivery capabilities, the LVC is utilising the rural, infrastructure-lacking region of Mwanza to highlight drones’ ability to “transform mobility through technology.” The goal of the challenge is to discover the most applicable, sustainable air drone technology that can safely and reliably connect the people of Lake Victoria – one of the most densely populated rural areas in the world. An infrastructure based on drone flight would be used to deliver necessi... Read More »


Revolution.Aero Europe 2019: Learn and Network with the Best

Revolution.Aero Europe is coming to London next week (11-12 March 2019 at The Royal Garden Hotel, Kensington) and Drone Major Group, along with other industry leaders, are excited at the opportunity to connect and network with a professional set of speakers, organisations and innovators. Revolution.Aero Europe is a new London conference – bringing together the people shaping the aviation industry. There is an inspiring agenda of sessions planned, to be delivered by insightful speakers from industry leading companies in eVTOL and electric aviation, as well as from key influencers from across the aviation skyscape. A blend of high-level industry professionals from the traditional aviation sector will convene with start-ups and entrepreneurs set to disrupt the aviation space with the evolution of electric and unmanned aviation. Stakeholders will have the chance to discuss future regulation and how we might work together to unlock the potential of future aviation. Wit... Read More »


Robert Garbett to Speak at BAPCO-CCE Event 12-13 March 2019

Drone Major’s Chief Executive, Robert Garbett, is honoured to be speaking at BAPCO-CCE’s Public Safety Communications event occurring next week (12-13 March) at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, England. While exhibitor slots are now closed, it is not too late to attend…   A critical time in drone innovation and standardisation, Garbett will be addressing two pressing topics: Perpetual Surveillance and The Future of Drones.   Perpetual Surveillance: Perpetual (or persistent) surveillance drone systems are a key element in the evolution of security systems. Utilising the available technology, companies, governments or other organisations can detect, locate, characterise, and even track various subject matter with the end goal of improving current safety measures. The systems are intended to be long term, lingering idle until commanded or perpetually surveying an area – depending on the user needs. Additionally, the technology is functional acro... Read More »