Events

Priorities for Improving the Quality of Apprenticeships in England

Westminster Employment Forum Keynote Seminar Date: Morning, Thursday, 17th January 2019 Venue: Central London ARPAS-UK supports apprenticeships in the UK, and in particular the drone industry. As a newly formed sector, ARPAS-UK is thinking and planning ahead for the future, its members and its industry.  We will be attending this conference and reporting back to our Members. Speakers Included  in…

The Diversity of Drones by Glyndwr University

DESCRIPTION Wrexham Glyndwr University is proud to host the first North Wales Drone Technology Conference The purpose of this event is to raise the profile of Drone Technology and to discuss its application and innovation in North Wales and beyond. Wednesday 24th October 2018, 9am-16.30 This FREE, one day, conference will welcome speakers from a wide…

Blue Light Drones: from niche to mainstream

Drones are taking their place as one of a handful of technologies defining our futures. A recent PWC report highlighted that increased drone adoption across the economy could increase UK GDP by £42 billion (or 2%) by 2030. The market for drones is rapidly developing with new user cases emerging all the time. Of all…

InterDrone: a Delegate’s Perspective by Sol N’Jie

Sol N’Jie of Sol Management Services was the first to apply for a free ticket to InterDrone when we advertised this in our July Members’ newsletter. He kindly agreed to come back and write about it for us. Over to you, Sol   “The rapid shift from recreational drones taking photos and videos to commercial data…

Drone Academy for Young People

Datganiad I’r Wasg Academi Drones   A Drone Academy is being established at the Snowdonia Aerospace Centre in Llanbedr, giving young people aged between 14 and 19 years old the opportunity to learn how to operate drones and much more. The Snowdonia Aerospace Centre is one of only two locations in the UK which allow…

South England Members’ Meeting

Thursday 20th September 2018 Venue: Explorer House, Adanac Drive, Southampton, SO16 0AS Hosting: Dave Capstick of The Ordnance Survey Speakers: Dave Capstick, Matt Cheeseman from CallenLenz, Graham Brown from ARPAS-UK & James Pick from Coptrz Timings: 9am Registration for a 9.30am Start For more information and to register your attendance, email membership@arpas.uk

Interdrone 2018

5-7 September 2018 at the Rio Hotel, Las Vegas, USA. ARPAS-UK is delighted to be supporting Interdrone 2018. Graham Brown, our CEO, will be attending. He will take part in the largest US commercial drone event of the year with more than 120 sessions, panels and keynotes, 150+ commercial vendors, and one-of-a-kind immersive drone experiences…

Membership Meetings

Plans are being made for Membership Meetings in the following locations: Bristol: early-mid September Southampton: Thursday 20th September 2018 – more details here Essex: late September / early October London, Catterick and Preston are also being discussed as venues for the Autumn too. If you would like to get involved and help host, coordinate or…

The Royal Aeronautical Society’s Young Persons’ Conference

7th September 2018 9am – 5pm No 4 Hamilton Place, London, W1J 7BJ The conference theme is “The Air Transport Revolution” and will focus on innovation and technological developments that will shape the aerospace industry of tomorrow. The convergence of these technologies will represent a revolution in air transport, taking the world higher, farther and…