UAS 2017 Fall Round-Up

Date: September 7, 2017

Time: 7:30AM - 3:30PM

Location: Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort 15870 County Road 162 Nathrop, CO 81236

The Chaffee County UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems) Advisory Board (CCUASB) and Chaffee County Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) along with industry partners, will be hosting a “Fall Roundup” to explore and understand the capabilities of emerging UAS/UAV technology and how it can be used in public safety applications such as wildland firefighting, emergency search and rescue, and law enforcement operations. For more information call: 719-239-2018.

Second Global Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Symposium

Start date: September 19, 2017

End date: September 21, 2017

Location: ICAO Headquarters, Montréal

The Symposium will provide an international platform for licensing authorities, training facilities, regulators and the industry to exchange ideas and share best practices for the further development of an RPAS regulatory framework. Topics of the event include the developments leading to the new Remote Pilot License (RPL),implementation of approved training programs, and RPAS operations in the ATM environment (including safety risk management).

GIS In The Rockies 2017

Start date: September 20, 2017

End date: September 21, 2017

Location: Hilton, Denver Inverness, Denver, CO







GIS in the Rockies is the Rocky Mountain West’s premier geospatial information and technology conference. The conference offers opportunities for industry professionals to learn more about geospatial technology issues and business-centric strategies supporting every vertical market touched by the geospatial industry. Historically, attendees have included representatives from local, state, and federal government, the utilities industry, environmental services, land surveying professionals, the oil and gas industry, students, educational practitioners, and retail and business marketing professionals. Whether you are a seasoned GIS professional or are new to the industry, GIS in the Rockies Conference will offer industry insights and opportunities for everyone.

Drone Enable. ICAO’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS ) Industry Symposium.

Start date: September 22, 2017

End date: September 23, 2017

Location: ICAO Headquarters, Montréal

The symposium will provide a unique opportunity for States, international organizations, industry, academia and other stakeholders to share their research, best practices and lessons learned related to unmanned aircraft system traffic management systems (UTM). Attention will be given to defining a framework for a UAS traffic management  environment. Key supporting functions, such as a registration system, ability to remotely identify and track unmanned aircraft systems will be included.

Rocky Mountain UAS Professionals Meetup.

Date: October 18, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: TBD

October RMUASP meetup. More details to follow.

Rocky Mountain UAS Professionals Meetup.

Date: December 13, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: TBD

December RMUASP meetup. More details to follow.

AUVSI Xponential 2018

Start date: April 30, 2018

End date: May 3, 2018

Location: Denver, Colorado

AUVSI’s Xponential is the premier global unmanned-systems event, and it will be held right here in Colorado in 2018! This is the largest, most comprehensive trade show for unmanned systems and robotics, featuring:
  • 650+ manufacturers in more than 370,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space
  • Daily keynotes from tech visionaries and business experts
  • 200+ world-class sessions in three unique tracks
  • 7,000+ industry pros

For complete event details, see the Xponential website.   For Colorado event organizers and companies interested in participating, see our the UAS Colorado Xponential planning page.

For a list of previous events, click here.