ASCEND Conference & Expo
, the new event for the commercial UAS industry, invites business leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, researchers, educators, policy-makers, and other influencers in the field to submit applications to present. Speakers will have the opportunity to get their messages in front of attendees who are seeking real-world solutions that will drive business success.
ASCEND is the essential conference and expo for the commercial UAS industry, developed by the team behind Drone360
magazine. It will be held at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR, July 19-21, 2017. Hands-on workshops, insights into best practices, and other programming will drill down to the fundamentals entrepreneurs need in this fast-changing market.
“ASCEND will go beyond celebrating drone technology to provide practical integration of techniques into current business practices,” said Tim Kidwell, Editor-in-Chief of Drone360
and on the ASCEND Executive Planning Team. “We’re seeking top-notch presenters who can conduct workshops and present case studies that send attendees home with tangible tools and advice.”
Speakers and presenters already announced include Jonathan Evans, CEO of Skyward; Sally French, Social Media Editor at MarketWatch, The Wall Street Journal Digital Network; Brendan Stewart, President of Engineering of AeroVista Innovations; and Brian Whiteside, President of VDOS Global, among others.
Speaker benefits include complimentary access to the Full Conference Program, an invitation to the Networking Reception, one complimentary entry to the expo for a guest, and more. To find more information about benefits, how to submit an application, and a full list of confirmed speakers, visit the ASCEND website at www.ascend-event.com/conference