20 - 22 June 2017 | Brussels, Belgium

Conference Information

The full conference program and speakers will be posted soon! 

Here’s a sneak peek at some of the session topics and presenters:

  • Specific ROI & benefit metrics for using UAVs (safety, operational efficiency, cost savings) Vs. other methods
  • Alternative options: when are UAVs *not* the right tool for your application
  • Data capture: UAV platforms & sensors/payload selected; why, and pros/cons
  • Software: flight planning, post-processing, data analysis tools selected; why, and pros/cons
  • Deliverables: including PDF (reports), images & format (RGB, Thermal, NIR, Multispectral), 3D model (point cloud, DSM, DTM), video
  • Storing & sharing project data: internally, externally
  • Integrating UAV data into current workflows
  • UAV challenges: regulatory, environmental, human


  • Process, Power & Utilities; Renewables
  • Civil Infrastructure (roads, tunnels, bridges, rail)
  • Construction
  • Surveying & Mapping
  • Mining & Aggregates
  • Precision Agriculture
  • Law Enforcement, Emergency Response and Search & Rescue (SAR)


Conference program speakers are specifically invited based on their extensive knowledge and candor regarding use of UAVs for commercial projects. For example:

UAVs in GPS-Denied Tunnels for Crossrail Project
Ravi Kugananthan, Laing O’Rourke (UK)

Terrestrial Lidar Vs. UAV for Mining Volume Calculation
Dr. Khaled El Nabbout, Mena3D GmbH (Germany)

Unlocking the Full Potential of Drones with Connected, Smart and Autonomous Systems
Eva Pagneux, Squadrone System (France)

Construction Site Planning with UAVs and Mixed Reality (MR)
Katarina Nylander, Spotscale (Sweden)

Drone as a Service in Agriculture: Connecting Agricultural Experts and Farmers
Dr. Boris Lazarević, University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture and Tihomir Sasic, IN2 d.o.o. (Croatia)

Check back soon, or fill out an inquiry form to be updated on program developments. 

The Commercial UAV Event for:

Surveying & Mapping

Civil Infrastructure

Mining & Aggregates


Process, Power & Utilities

Law Enforcement, Emergency Response & Search and Rescue

Precision Agriculture


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