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New Product Announcements Triple at InterDrone 2016

42 New Product Announcements Underscore Vibrant Commercial UAV Industry

BZ Media LLC announced today that 39 companies had announced products or initiatives at InterDrone The International Drone Conference & Exposition held at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, Sept 7-9. InterDrone drew attendees from 54 different countries around the world as well as all fifty states and featured 155 exhibiting companies, an increase of 56% over the prior year. Major players Intel, Yuneec, Epson, Parrot/SenseFly and Flir led the parade of product announcements to the more than 145 members of the worldwide press in attendance.

Oct 3, 2016 8:25:16 AM

Topics: InterDrone

More than 3,500 Commercial Drone Professionals from 54 countries Showcase UAV Market Growth at InterDrone 2016

Attendance up 26% and exhibit space up 48% at world’s largest commercial drone show 

Sep 19, 2016 9:48:03 AM

Topics: InterDrone

Tian Yu: From paper planes to airplanes to unmanned vehicles

There was a running theme at InterDrone this year about the industry going beyond the hardware and starting to focus on the software. However, there is still a market for hardware. Tian Yu, CEO of the electric aviation company Yuneec, presented today’s keynote at the second annual InterDrone conference in Las Vegas to discuss “the future of drones from a manufacturer's perspective.”

Sep 9, 2016 2:42:47 PM

Topics: InterDrone

InterDrone: Tackling sense-and-avoid technology in drones

Some day, businesses and operators hope that drones will be able to become fully autonomous and fly beyond line of sight. But in order for the FAA to feel safe, there needs to be a system in place that allows them to operate safely and efficiently without hitting anything.

Sep 9, 2016 12:29:07 PM

Topics: InterDrone, Artificial Intelligence

InterDrone: Using drones to save lives

There is a public perception that drones will do more harm than good. But Romeo Durscher, the director of education at DJI, is trying to remove that stigma and show how the technology can be used in emergency situations.

Sep 9, 2016 10:25:58 AM

Topics: InterDrone, Search and Rescue

InterDrone: It is time to connect drones to the cloud

When we think about drones, we often think of them as standalone devices. But they are so much more. Drones have the capability to be our ears and our eyes, and extend the Internet in the physical world, according to Chris Anderson, CEO of 3D Robotics and founder of DIY Drones.

Sep 8, 2016 3:44:18 PM

Topics: InterDrone

InterDrone triple keynote: Amazon Prime Air, Intel, and the future of drones

The drone industry is intriguing not just new businesses, but also older and more established businesses that have been in the technology space for a long time. Amazon, Intel and AirMap kicked off InterDrone’s first day of triple keynotes to show off how they plan on becoming a part of the emerging industry.

Sep 8, 2016 11:05:31 AM

Topics: InterDrone

Good Morning America Added to Final Keynote Lineup at InterDrone

Maria Stefanopoulos joins FAA Administrator Michael P. Huerta keynoting at commercial drone industry’s largest dedicated event

BZ Media LLC today announced that Maria Stefanopoulos, Emmy Award Winning Production Manager for ABC News, Good Morning America, has been added to complete it’s final slate of keynote speakers. She will be joined at InterDrone by a high-level lineup of commercial drone thought leaders who will frame the state of the industry for the more than 4,000 attendees expected at the conference, being held September 7-9 at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas.

Aug 23, 2016 9:10:11 AM

Topics: InterDrone

Second InterDrone Film Festival Finalists Set; Ehang Named Title Sponsor

Over $10,000 in cash and prizes, with a Best Overall Grand Prize of $5,000

BZ Media LLC announced today that Finalists have been selected for the second annual Film Festival at InterDrone The International Drone Conference & Exposition being held September 7-9 at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. In addition, Ehang has been named the Title Sponsor of the event and will award the $5,000 grand prize to the winner on stage.

Aug 8, 2016 8:42:41 AM

Topics: InterDrone

160 Commercial Drone Companies to Showcase Latest UAV Technology at InterDrone

FAA Administrator Michael Huerta to keynote at largest dedicated commercial drone event

BZ Media LLC today unveiled the exhibition component of the industry’s largest dedicated commercial UAV show, InterDrone. More than 130 exhibitors have already signed up and another 30 are expected before the show opens its doors September 7-9 at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. The exhibition will be paired with more than 120 sessions on all aspects of UAV design, piloting, regulations, and business management.

Aug 1, 2016 12:25:13 PM

Topics: InterDrone