If you’re looking to harness the power of unmanned technology, AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2018 is the spot. An intersection of cutting-edge innovation and real-world applications, XPONENTIAL is the one event that brings all things unmanned into sharp focus. Join more than 8,500 industry leaders and forward-thinking users from both the defense and commercial sectors to learn the latest on policy, business use cases and technology applications—and grab your share of this billion dollar industry.

Set up a meeting with us, or stop by Booth 538, to learn how to harness the power of drones and drone data to save time and money while increasing efficiency.

Panel Session
Monday, April 30, 2018, 1:30PM - 2:45PM - Post-Processing in the Sky: Edge Computing and Its Impact on the Drone Industry

Edge computing is a method of optimizing cloud computing systems by performing data processing at the edge of the network, near the source of the data. In the world of IoT, drones are flying sensors and the data they gather is fed into the network and then into computing platforms. The combination of drones and edge computing could deliver tremendous cost savings to enterprise end users. This panel brings together industry experts to discuss the benefits of edge computing and its potential impacts. 

Speaking Session
Thursday, May 3, 11:30AM - 12:00PM - Drones in the Age of Automation

Drone adoption is skyrocketing. Companies around the world now deploy drones at scale to solve the biggest challenges facing agriculture, construction, and insurance. But what’s next as drone hardware, software, and regulations evolve? And how will drone technology adapt to manage the influx of millions of drones and the data they create? Join Jono Millin, CPO and Co-Founder of DroneDeploy, as he explores the future of commercial UAVs in the age of automation, and takes a look at the practical application of computer vision, machine learning, and flight automation in 2018 and beyond.