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  • Student UAS Competition Attracts 16 Teams from Across Canada

    There is a power struggle shaping  up in the Lac Saint-Jean region of Quebec.  It is between the UAS teams representing 16 colleges and universities from across Canada who will be put to the test identifying the damage to and proposing solutions for a solar field. CED Alma will host

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  • Drone Education Program Launches in Manitoba School Division – Enabling Students’ Learning Using UAV Technology

    Several northern and remote communities are getting a technological transformation using unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) as a learning tool in the classroom. The UAV Pilot Program, designed by Frontier School Division Science Coach Arif Kassum, is a teaching and implementation guide filled with curricular connections for teachers throughout the division.

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  • LOOKNorth BVLOS Call For Proposals Issued

    As announced at Unmanned Canada 18, LOOKNorth BVLOS call for proposals has been released.  The CFP and proposal template are attached.  For the latest updates please go to https://www.looknorth.org/. For further information contact  Neil Cater – Project Manager. T 709-864-7808 | C 709-687-2050 [email protected]   Call for Proposals_BVLOS_dec2018_FINDownload Investment Proposal Template Oct 31-FINDownload

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  • USC-STC Winners in News Release Format

    Last week, at #UC18VANCOUVER, we took great pride in presenting our annual awards to students, trailblazers, and others making remarkable contributions to the unmanned sector. We wrote about that in this post.  We wanted to make things a little more formal by acknowledging these accomplishments with a news release. You

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  • #UC18VANCOUVER a Success; Onward!

    Our 16th annual conference is now over – and what a terrific gathering it was!  We’ve had very positive feedback from USC-STC members about the quality of the technical presentations, the variety and excellence of the exhibits on the floor and – as usual – the outstanding networking that takes

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  • USC-STC Awards Presented

    The annual Unmanned Systems Canada / Systèmes Télécommandés Canada awards were presented Thursday, recognizing outstanding contributions to the unmanned industry, and encouraging students planning to pursue careers in this field. It’s always a highlight of every USC-STC event, and this year was no exception. The first award was the student papers

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  • Final Day of #UC18Vancouver

    Well, it’s down to the crunch: The final day of what has been an amazing conference of knowledge sharing, networking, and celebration of the unprecedented growth taking place in this industry. But all good things must come to an end. And…after another day of excellent sessions and a final evening

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  • MEDIA ADVISORY: Updates to Proposed Canadian Drone Regulations to be Announced October 30 @ #UC18Vancouver

    VANCOUVER – Proposed changes to Canadian legislation governing Remotely Piloted Aerial Systems (RPAS), popularly known as “drones”,  will be announced at the opening of Unmanned Canada 18, the country’s largest annual conference devoted entirely to the rapidly growing industry of unmanned systems – autonomous vehicles that fly, crawl or swim.

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  • Small/Medium Aerial (UAV) Operator Webcast

    Back again this year,  USC-STC announces the 3rd Annual Small/Medium Aerial Operator Webinar, broadcast live from the floor of the #UC18VANCOUVER Unmanned Canada Conference. This years’ webinar will be broadcast live from Vancouver, Tuesday, Oct 30th from 5:30EDT to 8:30 EDT (2:30PDT to 5:30 PDT). There will be a short

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  • UC18 Vancouver Media Accreditation

    USC-STC is welcoming applications from accredited journalists to attend #UC18VANCOUVER from October 30 - November 1, taking place at the Westin Bayshore Hotel in downtown Vancouver, BC.

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