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7-9 JUNE 2017 VODACOM WORLD CONFERENCE VENUE, MIDRAND, JHB

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OBJECTIVES OF THE CONFERENCE

OBJECTIVES OF THE CONFERENCE

Get up to date on new Drone Regulations

Discover how to improve efficiencies in Mining with Drones

Explore homegrown Software in Agriculture

Discuss how Drones are used in Police and Search & Rescue

Get an Economic briefing by Dr Roelof Botha

Explore Lidar Scanning in Civil Engineering Projects

Discover more about Emerging Technologies in the Drone space

Explore the opportunity of creating your own Drone Entity

Discuss Transformation opportunities in the UAV Industry

Learn about the evolution of UAV’s in Media and Film

CONFERENCE BACKGROUND

CONFERENCE BACKGROUND

As with the rest of the world, South Africa is experiencing an extraordinary increase in the uptake of Drone Technology in the commercial space; So we bring you the 1st dedicated Commercial Drone Conference in 2017.

This conference aims to enlighten more than 200 professionals through a 3-day event, including 35 guest speakers and a dedicated exhibition and flying area. Our attendees come from various industries, including Agriculture, Construction, Mining, Surveying, Regulatory, Manufacturing, security, emergency services and more.

There will be live flying demonstrations in the exhibition area where you will see the flying machines in action!

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU

  • Be on the forefront of what’s transpiring in the Drone Industry.
  • Better understand the applications of Drone technology in various industries.
  • Understand the opportunities and threats of Drones in Industry.
  • Opportunity to network with like-minded individuals.
  • This is a conference for professionals, therefore potential business opportunities exist.
  • Understand the opportunities and threats that the Regulatory environment poses in South Africa.

CONFERENCE TOPICS

CONFERENCE TOPICS

  • Drone Regulations: What’s New?
  • SACAA: The Official View
  •  CAASA
  • Flight Operations: BVLOS – What Has Been Done?

  • Mining & Agriculture
  • Anti-Poaching – What works and what doesn’t
  • Security: Thermal Tech
  • Police, search and rescue with Drones
  • Where Did It All Start?

  • Insurance
  • Tower Inspection: Engineering
  • Drones in Local Manufacturing
  • CUAASA

  • Lidar Scanning: Civil Engineering Projects
  • Industrial Inspection: Engineering
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Controlled Airspace: How We Can Co-Exist

  • Drone Media
  • Evolution of UAV’s in Film

  • UAV’s: The African Opportunity
  • Creating a Drone Entity

  • Drone Training
  • Drone Software & Camera Setup
  • Drones and Environmental impact studies

  • Transformation Opportunities in the UAV Space

WHO WILL BE THERE

WHO WILL BE THERE

Professionals:

  •  Mining
  •  Engineering
  •  Surveying
  •  Advisors
  • Security Specialists
  • General Managers
  •  CEOs
  • Game Farmers/ Farming Organisations
  • Nature Conservationists
  • Power Generation Executives
  • Police and Search & Rescue Personnel
  • Insurance Professionals

    • EMS Staff
    • International CAA Members
    • Aviation Organisations
    • Military & Aviation Experts
    • Wildlife Management Personnel
    • Solar Specialists
    • Manufacturers
    • Component Suppliers
    • Film Makers
    • Estate Agents
    • Media
    • Investors
    • Government Representatives

        • Drone Pilots
        • Drone Service Providers
        • Drone Manufacturers
        • Drone Pilot Trainers
        • Regulatory Personnel
        • Industry Specialists

        CPD POINTS AVAILABLE

        CPD POINTS AVAILABLE

        3 CPD points awarded to anyone registered with the SA Geomatics Council – Land Surveyors, Mine Surveyors, Engineering Surveyors and GISc Practitioners

        GUEST SPEAKERS

        GUEST SPEAKERS

        • Dr Roelof Botha – Economist
        • Dean Polley – President CUAASA
        • Leon Dillman   – CEO CAASA
        • Bryan Verpoort – Hollard Insurance Company
        • Stadler Britz – Operations Manager UDS
        • Wessel Duif  – Designated Flight Examiner
        • Benji Meltzer  – Co-Founder Aerobotics
        • John Cole  – Aviation Consultant
        • Jack Haskins – South African Police Search and Rescue
        • Marinus Boon – Environmental & Remote Sensing Scientist | Founder at Kite Aerial Imagery
        • Alton Bester  – Project Manager Mining Technology – Kumba Iron Ore

        • Andre Henrico  – Aeroscan Aerial Services
        • Daniel Molefe Ralefeta – Transformation Opportunities in the UAV Space

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