Welcome to Drone World Expo

The Defining Event for the Commercial Applications of UAS Technology

OCTOBER 3-4, 2017  |  San Jose, CA

Platinum Partner:
Commercial Drone Alliance (http://www.commercialdronealliance.org/)
Join more than 3,000 attendees at Drone World Expo, including:
    Platinum Sponsors:
    Intel (http://www.intel.com) Lockheed Martin (http://www.lockheedmartin.com)
    Commercial Drone Alliance (http://www.commercialdronealliance.org/)


    Thought leaders, industry experts and end-users will gather at Drone World Expo in the heart of Silicon Valley to present real-world solutions to your business and environmental challenges. UAS/UAVs provide the capability for you to capture data in a way that will have a tremendous impact on your business. Applications including imaging, photography, video and film, precision agriculture, construction, security and public safety, mapping and surveying, inspections, research and conservation, communications, parcel delivery, humanitarian efforts and more will be explained and demonstrated at this one-of-a-kind gathering. Learn about commercial strategies, platforms and payloads, data collection, safety, security, privacy, the current regulatory environment, international lessons learned, and the impact drones are having on Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT).

    Register here!


    Gretchen West

    Senior Advisor

    Hogan Lovells; Co-Executive Director, Commercial Drone Alliance

    Gregory Agvent

    Senior Director, News Operations


    Mark L. Bathrick

    Director, Office of Aviation Services (OAS)

    U.S. Department of the Interior

    Robert Blair


    Three Canyon Farms

    Michael Chambliss


    International Cinematographers Guild/IATSE Local 600

    Brad Cheney

    Vice President, Field Operations & Engineering

    FOX Sports Media Group

    Eric Cheng

    Head of Immersive Media


    John "JC" Coffey

    Executive Director, Unmanned Systems

    Cherokee Nation Technologies

    Peter F. Dumont

    President & CEO

    Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA)

    Chris Dunn


    Ventura County Sheriff's Office

    Lisa Ellman

    Global UAS Practice Chair

    Hogan Lovells; Co-Executive Director, Commercial Drone Alliance

    Jonathan Evans


    Skyward, A Verizon Company

    Biren Gandhi

    Distinguished Strategist, Corporate Strategy Office


    Douglas Johnson

    Vice President of Technology Policy

    Consumer Technology Association (CTA)

    Lawrie Jordan

    Director of Imagery and Remote Sensing


    Jesse Kallman


    Airbus Aerial

    Iain Kerr


    Ocean Alliance

    Travis G. Mason

    VP of Public Policy and Government Affairs

    Airbus A3

    Matt Merrifield


    Nature Conservancy of California

    Anil Nanduri

    Vice President, New Technology Group, GM, UAV Segment


    John Palatiello

    Executive Director

    MAPPS, An Association of Photogrammetry, Mapping and Geospatial Firms

    Matt Parker

    Vice President

    Precision Integrated Programs

    Andrew Patton

    Business Lead, Project Wing


    John L. Petersen


    The Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh Foundation

    Adi Singh

    Principal Scientist

    Ford Motor Company

    Chidambaram Somu

    Virtual Construction Manager

    DPR Construction

    Andrea Steffke

    Remote Sensing Scientist

    Chevron Energy Technology Company

    Kathleen "Kat" Swain

    Senior Director of UAS Programs

    AOPA - Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

    Hector Ubiñas

    UAS Program Lead/Aviation Safety Advisor

    San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)

    David Wood

    Aviation Instructor

    San Jose State University

    Eric Woodyard

    Technology and Innovation Program Manager

    Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E)