Sept. 14th is the last day to get the early bird rate for the 16th Annual National Unmanned Systems Conference and Trade Show. Join us from October 30th to November 1st in Vancouver, BC for Canada’s largest industry event.
This year’s theme is “Innovating Canada – By Air, Land and Sea” and our goal is to provide 400 participants with a value-packed three-day agenda. You’ll gain a wealth of information from keynote speakers, industry
- Updates directly from Transport Canada’s UAS/RPAS Task Force regarding the evolving regulatory framework
- Industry Panelists from mining, mapping, forestry, and energy sectors
- Feature Panels from UTM (Unmanned Traffic Management(, Unmanned/Automated Ground Vehicle (UGV/AV) and Unmanned Marine Vehicle (UMV) sectors
- Workshops streams covering everything from Women in Drones and STEM, Indigenous Innovators, Small- to Medium-sized Operators, Arctic Applications, UAV Training Standards, Pilot Certifications, Research, and BVLOS (Beyond Visual Line of Sight) Projects
USC Members save an additional $100!
Networking sessions will be held in the #UC18Vancouver Exhibitor Hall. Speakers, sponsors and delegates can connect with professional operators, drone and accessory manufacturers, software developers, trade delegations, trainers, USC Student Award winners, government agencies and experts from across the unmanned vehicle sector. JOIN NOW to save!
We’re excited to reward USC members for their support of our national industry association. Members who register for #UC18Vancouver before September 14th save an additional $100 off the Early Bird Rate!
Other benefits of joining USC?
- Save money!
Save 10% on Exhibitor booths and/or Sponsorship packages for #UC18Vancouver and USC’s two National Annual Student Competitions!
- Expand your business network
Marketing benefits include Member Feature stories in USC News, priority invitations to participate in USC-organized trade missions, enhanced listings on the USC Industry & Member directory (relaunching in fall 2018). Plus, we’ll promote any discounts and exclusive rewards that YOU offer to other USC Members!
- Additional Member Perks
Get advance notice of USC events and speaker opportunities. Contribute to USC Policy Research, member-only surveys, and ‘Submissions to Regulators.’ Gain access to webinars, Member Roundtables and all USC industry reports and market research. Apply for USC Scholarships and Awards!
We’re expecting 400 participants to join us at the Westin Bayshore. USC has negotiated excellent early bird rates (starting at $179/night) at this beautiful property located on Coast Salish territories of downtown Vancouver BC.
We recommend booking your stay within our host hotel block ASAP as there are a limited number of rooms available. Contact the Westin Bayshore at (604) 682-3377 or click their Westin Bayshore registration page
UC 2018 Refund and Cancellation Policies
Refund Policy: A full refund (less a $50 administration fee) will be provided if USC is notified before Friday, September 28, 2018. You must email [email protected] or call her at 604-957-5507. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after September 28, 2018.
Substitution Policy: Substitutions will be accepted between participants from the same organization. Please notify [email protected] before October 15th, 2018 to make any changes to names for delegates, speakers, exhibitor booth staff or sponsor participants.
USC is supported by participation from our dedicated members and a volunteer Board of Directors. We are financially supported by membership dues, events and sponsorships – so join USC today to support our ongoing activities to promote and advance Canada’s unmanned vehicle sectors..