After several editions in the Netherlands, Italy and USA, the next edition of the Unmanned Cargo Aircraft Conference will take place in Amsterdam, as part of the Amsterdam Drones Week on 28 November in RAI.
Were the first editions very academic, now we see industry picking up the challenge of the large Cargo drones.
This is visible in the program of the upcoming edition, see below.
If you want to register for the conference, and PUCA members get a special rate go to the registration.
|09:00||09:30||Welcome and Opening|
|09:30||10:00||Hans Heerkens, Assistant Professor, University of Twente / Chairman, Platform Unmanned Cargo Aircraft|
|10:00||10:30||Sanjeev Gadhia, Director – Innovation, Astral Aerial Solutions, Kenya, on “Africa – The next frontier for Commercial Drones”, More information|
|10:30||11:00||Christopher Spagnoletti, Director of Sales & Business Development, US Cargo Systems, USA, More information|
|11:30||12:00||Ulrich Hoffmann, Project Lead UAV Services, LUFTHANSA TECHNIK AG, Germany|
|12:00||12:30||Filip Verhaeghe, Owner & CEO, (UN)MANNED, Belgium|
|13:45||14:15||Barry Koperberg, Founder & General Manager, Wings For Aid, The Netherlands, on “Key learnings of Cargo Drone mission for UN in Dominican Republic”, More information|
|14:15||14:45||Caroline Gevaert, Remote Sensing and Machine Learning Specialist, The World Bank, on ‘Opportunities for Cargo Drones in Africa and Lake Victoria Challenge. ‘|
|14:45||15:15||Patrique (Pi) Zaman, Entrepreneur & Aeronaut, Avy, on “Medical Drone Flight in the Netherlands”, More information
|16:00||16:20||José Ignacio de Alvear Cárdenas, Aerospace Engineering Master student at Delft University of Technology, on “Silent Delivery Drone, Silentium: The Alternative Method of Package Delivery”, More information|
|16:20||16:40||Bernd Rietberg, Researcher, TNO / Business Developer, Silverwing|