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Drones for Farming Conference 2017

Thursday 9 November 2017

Breakfast: 08:30
Registration: 09:30
End Time: 16:30

New for 2017, the conference features farm property and roof surveying, on-farm case studies, software solutions, drone hardware, sensor technology, end-to-end data capture and handling, safety and regulations.

Learn about exciting research on dynamic land management, combining drones and aerial agronomy with ground-based rovers.

Take the opportunity to talk drone technology with professionals from the Harper Adams University UAS Special Interest Group. Bring your challenges to us and we’ll offer solutions.

See how the latest drone technology can benefit your business.

Guest speakers

Matteo Triacca – SenseFly
Drone technology and innovation in agriculture – a bright future.

Matt Williams – Aerial Motion Pictures
CAA Drone Regulations and Collision Effects

Kieran Walsh - Hutchinsons
Agronomist of the future - Agronomist from the Hands Free Hectare Project

Natalie Wood & Mike Stoker - Yara
Utilising drones in nutritional trials and orchards

Dr Ivan Grove - Harper Adams University
Perspectives on UAV use in crop management

Jim Wilson – Soil Essentials
Can low cost, consumer UAV's map useful agronomic characteristics ?

Duncan Armstrong - Kestrel Cam
Drones for farm building inspection

Hugh & Jack Wrangham - DroneAg
Precision farming - Can drone technology bridge the gap?

Simon Briggs - Geodime
The geospatial perspective - Adding value to UAV data

Will Wells – Hummingbird Technologies
Drones for farming 2.0 - Artificial intelligence and beyond

The UAS Special Interest Group

Come and join us to see how drones can benefit your business.



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