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On 4 – 6 February 2015, The Hague will host the first edition of the European trade fair The Unmanned Systems Expo at the city’s World Forum. TUSExpo is aimed at the fast-growing market for unmanned systems such as drones and will feature both commercial and civil applications in areas including security, agriculture, industry, science, entertainment and environmental protection. Expected to attract some 3,500 international visitors, TUSExpo will be both a conference and a trade exhibition. During the conference, leading experts will speak on behalf of business, science and government on the latest technologies, their applications as well as relevant international regulations. The trade exhibition will demonstrate to visitors the possibilities offered by unmanned systems.
First speakers announced
Responding to an ever growing market for commercial, defence and civil unmanned systems TUSExpo offers a conference programme, in which applications ranging from agriculture to environmental research, defence and security are widely discussed.
The potential of unmanned systems in agriculture will be highlighted by Lammert Kooistra, assistant professor Integrated Sensing for Monitoring and Assessment at the University of Wageningen, and Allard Martinet, managing director at Nagel, discussing aerial and land applications respectively.
David Bird, emeritus professor of Wildlife Biology at the McGill University, Montreal, Canada will hold a presentation on the use of aerial unmanned systems in wildlife. The potential of maritime unmanned systems for environmental research will be discussed by Wesley Boënne, researcher at Vito.
Security applications are also on the agenda with Knut Moe speaking on unmanned aerial systems in this sector. More details on the conference programme will be published on www.tusexpo.com. The programme & content is updated weekly in the run-up to the event.
For additional information on TUSExpo, please contact Niels Westendorp.
[email protected] or +31 6 245 28 978.
TUSExpo is endorsed by The Hague Security Delta and the Municipality of