Category: Competition

Montreal swarm drones technology presented at Dubai international award

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Humanitas Solutions, a Montreal based technology company,produces a software solution which enhances humanitarian resource management in time of crisis. The drone management part of this software, HUMANIT3D SwarmNet, will be presented, from february 4th to february 6th, at the UAE Drones for Good Award event hosted in Dubai Internet City located in the United Arab Emirates. The integration…

Turkish delivery drone competition.

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The goal of the UAV TURKEY competition is to demonstrate the utility of UAVs for civilian applications, particularly in the applications that will help people in any emergency such as fire or accident. In this competition, participating teams will develop a UAV (either fixed or rotary wing) that possibly helps people in any emergency case…

UAV Challenge 2016 – ten years of the challenge

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2016 is the tenth year of the UAV Challenge. Our series of competitions began in 2007 with the first combined UAV Challenge Outback Rescue and Airborne Delivery Challenge event in Kingaroy, Queensland, Australia. Since then over 2,000 team members have attended UAV Challenge events. 2016 will be the biggest year yet for the UAV Challenge…

Parrot, accessory design competition

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MyMiniFactory has today launched one of its most exciting 3D Design Competitions yet: in collaboration with French company Parrot, the 3D modeling site is inviting 3D designers from around the world to submit their original add-ons and accessories to pimp-out the range of Parrot drones. Winners will receive up to $2,000 worth of prizes, as well…

sUAS News STE(A)M Grant 2016

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sUAS News has always believed in giving back to the community, and what better way  to support the community and its future than offering a STE(A)M Science, Technology, Engineering, (Art) and Mathematics outreach grant of $1000?  Here’s how it works: prospective grant recipients will be required to write a proposal detailing their concept on how…

Auckland team wins NZ drone competition

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New Zealand’s screen and unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) industries stand to benefit from technology developed by VorTech, the winner of Callaghan Innovation’s inaugural C-PRIZE competition, Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce said today. Launched in April, the first C-PRIZE competition aimed to boost New Zealand’s position as world-leader in the development of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle…

Student Unmanned Aerial Systems Competition- Record Registration

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Students at Canadian Universities have responded in record numbers to the 2016 Unmanned Systems Canada Student UAS Competition. A total of 18 teams from across Canada have registered for the event. First time competitors from Western, Guelph and McGill will add excitement and new input to this 9th annual challenge. In search of a greater…

8th Unmanned Systems Canada Student UAS Competition in 2015-2016.

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Scenario A local farmer would like to evaluate the state of his cereal crops so that he can plan his fertilization strategy. His crops consist of wheat, oats, barley and rye. These crops are scattered over his land because glacial activity during the last ice age deposited arable soil as discontinuous patches throughout the area.…

Embry-Riddle Invites Public to Test Drone Skills at National Championship Air Races

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Second Annual Small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS) Challenge in Reno Incorporates Speed and Obstacle Course Competitions Building on the success of last year’s challenge, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will host the second annual small Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS) Challenge at the National Championship Air Races in Reno, Nev., Sept. 16-20. The 2015 challenge, which is sponsored by…

Shapeways Announces Winners of DJI 3D Printed Drone Accessories Competition

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BY HANNAH ROSE MENDOZA DJI, a market leader in the production of easy to fly drones, has built themselves up from a single small office to a global company with over 3,000 employees. In April, Shapeways issued a call to the creative community for the submission of unique 3D printed accessories that could further “pump up…