• Canadian Automated Vehicles Institute Launched

    USC Board Member Barrie Kirk, is a co-founder and the Executive Director of CAVCOE (formerly the Canadian Automated Vehicles Centre of Excellence). In his capacity as a consultant and speaker, he has assisted many public and private sector organizations prepare for the AV era. This led to the creation of The Canadian Automated Vehicle Institute […]

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  • NAV Canada Seeks RPAS Traffic System Development Manager – Closes 16 Sept

    Details in the attachments.  Applications close 16 September.         

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  • Student Papers Competition – DEADLINE EXTENDED to 15 June

    Unmanned Systems Canada is excited to announce that our Annual Student Paper Competition will once again be featured at our 2018 Conference from 30 October-1 November in Vancouver, BC at The Westin Bayshore Hotel. The Competition is open to all Canadian undergraduate and graduate students at a recognized university or college who are registered in […]

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  • (Un)certain Skies: Drones in the World of Tomorrow

    “(Un)certain Skies: Drones in the World of Tomorrow’. ” OECD International Transport Forum has just published this report.  USC is pleased to have been invited to review and comment upon the document and thanks all of the contributors for their efforts.” (un)certain-skies-drones_ITF

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  • UC 18 Call For Papers – DEADLINE EXTENDED to 15 June

    Call for Papers Unmanned Systems Canada is pleased to announce that we are now accepting proposals for Conference Technical Papers to be presented at this year’s UC18, being held in Vancouver, BC this fall, Oct 30 – Nov 1st, 2018. Abstracts for Technical Presentations are sought regarding all subject areas related to unmanned vehicle systems, research […]

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  • Updated Compliant UAS Training Orgs List

    Updated List of Compliant UAS Training organizations is posted. Exodrone added to list of compliant UAV training service providers.   USC 2018-05-28 T26P15263-Compliant Training Organizations

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  • Federal Privacy Commissioner’s Finding on Labeling UAVs

    The Federal Privacy Commissioner’s finding regarding the requirement of the Interim Order to label UAVs is attached. In summary the Privacy Commissioner supports the Interim Order as a means to deal with public safety, and notes that TC is intending to revisit the issue in their drafting of CG2. Privacy Commissioner report findings

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  • Student Papers Competition 2018 – Abstract due 1 June

    The Unmanned Systems Canada is excited to announce that our Annual Student Paper Competition will once again be featured at our 2018 Conference from 30 October-1 November in Vancouver, BC at The Westin Bayshore Hotel. The Competition is open to all Canadian undergraduate and graduate students at a recognized university or college who are registered […]

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  • 2018 Student UAS Competition Winners

    Congratulations to University of Victoria –  Team UVic Aero, who successfully used their technology and team work to crack the code on the biker gang hideout. It was all part of the 2018 Student UAS Competition crime scene investigation scenario, played out thanks to the hospitality of Southport MB  and to the local RCMP detachment […]

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  • USC/LOOKNorth BVLOS RFP Issued

    The BVLOS cluster lead by USC and LOOKNorth is pleased to announce a Call for Proposals in support of Canadian SME efforts to demonstrate BVLOS capability.  Funding is being provided through the LOOKNorth Centre of Excellence technology validation program under four areas of interest: Risk model development and integration BVLOS trial risk assessment support BVLOS […]

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