September 6th to 8th, 2022 (Caesars Forum, Las Vegas, USA)

Commercial UAV Expo showcases the world’s leading commercial UAS technology, from airframes to sensors, software to services and more. Compare and qualify hundreds of the newest solutions all in one place.

Last year, the conference drew almost 2,000 attendees — pretty impressive, especially given that people were still just starting to travel again after all the pandemic lockdowns.

It also brought in 130 exhibitors from 24 different countries, representing some of the biggest names in the drone industry from all over the world.

The list of speakers at Commercial UAV Expo always features heavy hitters from the drone industry, and this year’s lineup is no exception.

Keynotes this year include:

Every year, Commercial UAV Expo puts on special events in addition to the main lineup of talks and panels.

Here are this year’s events:

  • Workshops and Training—learn about LiDAR and 3D mapping with drones, flying at night, and other topics in one of these special in-depth workshops and trainings. Learn more and register here.
  • “Pitch the Press” Event—hear the questions press members have about the top 15 products and solutions on display in the exhibit hall. Learn more here.
  • Networking Happy Hours—mingle with other attendees to share ideas, make new contacts, and even potentially find work at the happy hour events planned for the conference. Learn more here.
  • Exhibit Hall Theater Programming—watch programming highlighting the latest drone technology from global drone companies and drone industry thought leaders.

This year’s conference features a talk called “Women Behind the Drone Revolution,” which will highlight the stories of inspirational women in the drone industry.

In the talk, you’ll hear career path stories and get actionable insights from leaders in the drone industry based on their successes, challenges, and current activities in the industry.

The three speakers leading the session are:

The talk is scheduled for Thursday, September 8.

Attendees at the conference this year include people from top drone-related organizations and government agencies, including AASHTO, AECOM, Arizona Dept. of Public Safety, AT&T, Balfour Beatty Construction, California Department of Corrections, FAA, Facebook, Google, Federal Highway Administration, Fluor, Hensel Phelps, Kiewit, McKim & Creed, Michael Baker Intl, SAM, Skanska, Southern Company, Whiting Turner and numerous DOTs.

If you’re looking for work, or just to grow the list of contacts you have in the drone industry, Commercial UAV Expo is a great place to do it.

The conference even offers a personalised matchmaking service, which you can use to connect with the specific people you’d like to meet.

If you like drones, then you may love drone demos.

This year you’ll be able to see drones from some of the top drone companies in the world fly live at Commercial UAV Expo, including the latest technology from companies like Autel, Skydio, and others.