October 28-30, 2019 | The Westgate | Las Vegas

Tools not Toys

How to Achieve Professional Grade Surveying with Drones

Presented by Microdrones  
Monday, October 1 | Three Session Available  
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Microdrones presents a helpful series of workshops to help geomatics professionals make sense out of making drones a part of their work. Lead by Dr. Mohamed Mostafa, Director of mdSolutions at Microdrones, the series includes three main components listed below. It is recommended that you attend all three segments, in order to derive the most value, but users may select a la carte from the segments below.

*Registration for this workshop is not included in the registration site for Commercial UAV Expo Americas. To register for this event, click here. 

Dr. Mohamed M.R. Mostafa

Director of mdSolutions, Microdrones

Dr. Mostafa has a Ph.D. in Geomatics Engineering from the University of Calgary and more than 18 years of experience in system design, development, integration, calibration, and quality control. He has managed and delivered projects in the United States, Canada, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East and has contributed to more than 160 technical publications, including the Manual of Photogrammetry 5th edition and the DEM User Manual. He served as Vice President of Commission 1 (sensors and platforms) for the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) and as the Chair of the Direct Georeferencing Committee of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS). Currently, he serves as the Chair of the ASPRS Precision Mapping by UAS Committee. He won 11 international awards over the last 26 years.

Course Selections

Three different sessions will be available for purchase, choose the ones you would like to attend or attend all three for the most value!

    1. Tools not Toys: How to Achieve Professional Grade Surveying with Drones

      8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

    2. Microdrones Product Overview and User Showcase

      10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    3. Lunch & Learn: Top 10 Questions about Using Drones for Surveying and User Showcase

      12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Workshop Pricing

$50 per session, $150 for all three sessions

Free for Pre-Registered, Approved Guests by Microdrones


  • Contact Us

    For specific questions regarding the content that will be presented, please reach out to Microdrones directly at event@microdrones.com

    The Commercial UAV Event for:



    Energy & Utilities

    Forestry & Agriculture

    Infrastructure & Transportation


    Mining & Aggregates

    Public Safety & Emergency Services


    Surveying & Mapping



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