Industrial Tracks


    How can drone data be used to better manage construction projects and track their progresses?Learn the best practices for generating accurate and actionable 3D or 2D maps of large sites.


    Understand how energy companies are integrating DJI drones into their existing workflows to decrease operational risk, improve efficiency, minimize downtime and gain broad insights across their assets.


    Deconstruct the complexities in precision agriculture with leading companies. In this segment, discover how firms are using drone technology to yield more profitable results and optimize operations.


    Firefighters, law enforcement, and search & rescue personnel are constantly operating at the edge of chaos. Discover how they are adopting drone technology to save lives and livelihoods more efficiently while optimizing their tactical operations and minimizing risks.


    A reliable and sustainable infrastructure network is the cornerstone of an efficient and well-functioning society. Learn how various public and private companies are deploying drone technology to ensure the world’s infrastructure networks continue to operate at their best.

Featured Speakers

  • Michael Perry

    Managing Director of North America

  • Jan Gasparic

    Head of Enterprise

  • Dr. Scot T. Martin

    Gordon McKay Professor of Environmental Sciences
    and Engineering
    and Professor of Earth
    and Planetary Sciences
    Harvard University

  • Jeff Kleven

    Battalion Chief & UAS
    Fremont Fire

  • Arnaud Thiercelin

    Head of US

  • Lt. Ivan Vallencia

    SWAT Commander &
    UAS Team Manager
    Modesto Police

  • Brian Nahas

    Integrated Construction Manager
    Mortenson Construction: Sports + Entertainment Group

  • Michael Ritter


  • Colin Snow

    Founder & CEO
    Skylogic Research

  • Joe Eyerman

    Director of UAS Systems Research
    RTI International

  • Richard Lopez

    VDC Manager & Director of Drone Operations
    Hensel Phelps

  • Dr. Antonio Ray Asebedo

    Assistant Professor
    Kansas State University

  • Grant Hagen

    Virtual Design and
    Construction Manager
    The Beck Group

  • Todd McNeal

    Fire Chief
    Twain Harte Fire

  • Dennis Baldwin

    Drone Blocks

Training Day

Receive additional hands-on training from experienced industry leaders and
instructors on the last day of AirWorks 2018.

Join AW 2018 as a Speaker!

Pass on your expertise of drone technology applications to the larger industry by becoming an AirWorks speaker. As our guest speaker, you will receive a complimentary VIP pass for this premium, three-day conference.