Rocky Mountain UAS Professionals Meetup

Date: August 16, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: ESRI 1 International Court, Broomfield, CO

FOURTH Rocky Mountain UAS Professionals Meetup of 2017!


Guest Speaker #1: Renee Walmsley

Remote Sensing Program Manager, Tetra Tech, Inc.

Topic: UAVs in Commercial Mapping


Guest Speaker #2: Dan Staley + Spectrabotics

Topic: UAV & Spectral Imagery used to Identify Emerald Ash Borer (EAB)

Webinar: Small, Unmanned, Aerial Systems — Keep Your Drones From Going Rogue

Date: July 19, 2017

Time: 09:00 AM MDT

Location: Webinar

Presented by Scott Shea, Katie Varholak, and guest speaker, Leif Johnson of Iris Technologies. The seminar will focus on the practicalities of properly licensing and safely operating your drones, the legal risks to drone operation, privacy rights, and the insurance coverage necessary to protect your business. This complimentary webinar is sponsored by Sherman & Howard’s Construction Industry Practice Group. Register here!

Rocky Mountain UAS Professionals Meetup

Date: June 21, 2017

Time: 5:00PM - 7:00PM

Location: Merrick & Company in the Denver Tech Center, 5970 Greenwood Plaza Blvd, Greenwood Village, CO 80111

June’s Meetup will be held at the headquarters of Merrick & Company in the Denver Tech Center (5970 Greenwood Plaza Blvd., Greenwood Village, CO 80111) . Plenty of free parking is available!

June’s guest speakers will be Peter Blake of Aeryon Labs and Jeff Cozart of Juniper Unmanned, who will both present on recent UAS project work.

Please feel free to invite your UAS colleagues, partners and work associates – the RMUASP Meetups are FREE to attend!


Drone Dance Show

Date: June 17, 2017

Time: 5:00PM - 9:00PM

Location: Garden of the Gods Club and Resort, 3320 Mesa Road Colorado Springs, CO 80904

Spectacular Drone Dance Show in June 2017 at the Garden of the Gods, private country club and luxury golf resort in the Olympic City of Colorado Springs. Prior to the event guest will receive complimentary drinks and snacks. The event is very exclusive, to country club members, sponsors and special guests, therefore only 50 tickets are available.

Learn more about this special event here!

AIAA Aviation Forum

Start date: June 5, 2017

End date: June 9, 2017

Location: Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, Denver, CO

2017 AIAA AVIATION Forum—AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition— is the only aviation event that covers the entire integrated spectrum of aviation business and technology. Eighteen technical conferences and a new DEMAND for UNMANNED UAS symposium in one location make this a must-attend event in 2017!


Start date: June 6, 2017

End date: June 7, 2017

Location: Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

Now in its second year, the DEMAND for UNMANNED® symposium brings the UAS and aviation system stakeholders together to discuss and collaborate on research challenges and advancement strategies. Watch the new video! Register for only the symposium, or as included in your AIAA AVIATION Forum registration.

EnergyTech: Drones in Energy?

Date: May 16, 2017

Time: 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Location: WeWork LoHi - 2420 17th Street Denver, CO 80202

The Rocky Mountain UAS Professionals is pleased to announce an exciting, joint Meetup event with the Energy Tech Mashup crew!

We’ll be discussing energy industry needs/requirements and speculating about potential UAS solutions.

Dream Big Event

Date: April 27, 2017

Time: 9:00AM - 2:45PM

Location: Eads High School, 210 W 10th St, Eads, CO 81036

An event to inspire students interested in science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math to dream big about the infinite opportunities they have for careers and to improve our world for all.  See the attached flyer for full event information: DreamBig_Eads_Flyer_v4

Rocky Mountain UAS Professionals Meetup

Date: April 19, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: TBD

SECOND Rocky Mountain UAS Professionals Meetup of 2017!

Guest Speaker #1:

  • Richard Lopez, Hensel Phelps
  • Topic: UAS Project Deployment

Additional speaker information pending.

Host Sponsor: Polsinelli (

Aerospace Day at the Colorado State Capital

Date: March 20, 2017

Time: 9:00AM - 6:00PM

Location: Colorado State Capital

Join the Colorado Space Business Roundtable (CSBR), the Colorado Space Coalition (CSC), Citizens for Space Exploration (CSE), and the Aerospace States’ Association (ASA), along side numerous aerospace partner organizations for a day at the Colorado State Capitol. A full day of networking and dialogue with Colorado Legislators discussing how Colorado became one of the largest space economies per capita in the nation and how they can effectively support aerospace in our state. Click Here to register.