2022 UAS Summit & Expo

October 4-5, 2022

Alerus Center

Grand Forks, North Dakota

The UAS Summit & Expo started as a small gathering of regional stakeholders. Now, 16 years later, the event in the Northern Plains of North Dakota has become a yearly major event for UAS experts from around the world. It’s the original epicenter of drone research, earned its place as the Silicon Valley of Drones and as you’ll see from the commercial, government and military flight activity filling the sky of the Northern Plains and beyond every day, it has truly become America’s UAS proving grounds.


National Summit on Counter UAS Technology

May 24-25, 2022

Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel

Washington, DC

ACI has created the National Congress on Counter UAS Technologies, taking place May 24-25 in Washington, D.C. to advance discussions on CUAS threats past the existing intelligence, and deep dive into the evolving drone risks which can pose a significant disruptive force not only to the United States but globally. Can't miss topics we will cover include: • Emerging DoD & U.S. Government C-UAS Needs, Requirements, Strategies and Opportunities for Industry • Latest Breakthroughs & Technological Advancements within DoD & Gov (S&T), Test and Evaluation • Countering the Threat Roadmaps: FAA Regulatory Rules to Detect, Mitigate and Counter the Growing sUAS Threat • DHS and Protecting the Infrastructure: Joint Protocols, Interoperability, Law Enforcement, and Way Ahead • Understanding the Growing Threat: National Air Space & Beyond: Detection, Avoidance and Countering Capabilities Developments and more!


6th Edition Unmanned and Autonomous Systems for Utilities & Energy

June 8-9, 2022

Atlanta, Georgia

The 6th Edition Unmanned and Autonomous Systems for Utilities & Energy conference will provide a platform for UAS professionals to gain insight from industry peers and regulatory bodies on best practices in pilot training, safety in inspections, data management and security, updates on Part 107, new UAS technologies, and other key issues for utilities. This premier marcus evans conference is an expert pool for discussions on alternatives to foreign-made drones, BVLOS waivers and use cases, a closer look at LiDAR and AI, and building and refining drone programs to boost efficiency and reliability. Essentially, attendees will learn how they can navigate through industry challenges by leveraging emerging technologies and improving existing strategies to boost operational success. For more information please contact or visit:


Commercial UAV Expo

September 6-8, 2022

Caesars Forum

Las Vegas, Nevada

This event defines and showcases the GLOBAL commercial UAV industry, with a special tie-in into the world of advanced air mobility. In 2021, after a 2 year pandemic related absence, it was held live again and registered 2,700+ attendees from 61 nations, with 2,000 actually making the trip to attend (both at 85% of the previous record totals). It draws the power buyers and global influencers and sets the pace for the industry, with innovative formats, cutting-edge content, and unmatched excitement on the expo floor. It is a must-attend event and will convene 3,500 delegates and exhibitors from 6 continents.


DroneX Trade Show & Conference

September 7-8, 2022

ExCeL London

London, United Kingdom

DroneX Tradeshow & Conference, the UK’s leading business event for UAVs, is returning to ExCeL London on the 7th & 8th of September. Don’t miss out on claiming your FREE TICKET. DroneX is the ultimate hub for the commercial UAV sector, with everything you need under one roof. Explore the Future of Flight, and the use of drones in Emergency Services, Military & Surveillance and the Commercial sector. To connect with industry leaders and explore upcoming trends, register now.