UAS in Daily Life

3 October 2016 - 4 October 2016

Royal Aeronautical Society


The Annual UAS Conference will focus on key themes facing the UAS industry in 2016 and beyond. Day 1 of the conference will consider drones in daily life and the second day of the conference will focus on research and development.

Day 1 Keynotes:
Martin Gomez, Director of Aeronautical Platforms, Facebook

Mike Gadd, Chairman, ICAO RPAS

Phil Binks, Defence ATC Strategy Lead, NATS

Day 2 Keynote:
Jacqueline Foster MEP

The 2016 annual UAS conference will provide an update on the latest applications - exploring some of the more interesting and challenging uses. 

This will be supported by a review of regulatory and technological progress towards Beyond Line of Sight operation for large and small, military and civil RPAS. 

In addition the conference will provide update on UK Government activity including its near term plans and an introduction to some new enabling research and development activities including low level traffic management will be provided.

Keynote presentations will be made from UK Government, the ICAO RPAS panel, EASA, and Facebook, in addition to presentations on some of the major technology developments and applications taking place across the UAS sphere. 


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Cornwall Airport Newquay

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Supported by: 

Edif ERA 


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Hotel and Accommodation
Take advantage of preferential hotel rates offered to RAeS Delegates, make a reservation at the Chesterfield Mayfair Hotel or by visiting our dedicated HotelMap site. 


Non-Member: £625 + VAT 
RAeS Corporate Partner: £525 + VAT 
RAeS Member: £450 + VAT 
RAeS Baseline Member: £160 + VAT 
*Start up rate - £150 + VAT (Please contact the for further information)



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