DRONE TECHX

Business applications for commercial UAVs and drones. Join us for 2 days of exciting discussions as we explore commercial use cases for drones in Logistics, Construction, Resources and Agriculture, as well as updating you on regulations for commercial drone deployment and exploring humanitarian drone applications. .

 
 

 

DRONETECHX, Wednesday 6 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

09:10

Dyson & Singapore: Fostering technology innovation together

09:30

A digitally-enabled autonomous future: How technology will change the way we think and work

09:50

Making sense of the real use cases for emerging technology: What does the future hold?

10:10

Reserved for Title Sponsor

10:40

Speed Networking

11:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

DRONES IN LOGISTICS

DRONETECHX
11:30

E-commerce drone delivery

  • Reducing reliance on 3PS with drone delivery technology
  • Do drone deliveries make sense from an economic perspective?
  • What environmental constraints are hindering the wider use of drones in deliveries?
DRONETECHX
11:50

Drone delivery of your pizza: A Dominos case study

  • First commercial delivery of food by Domino’s
  • How can we further tap into the potential of drones to offer safer and faster food deliveries to customers
  • What advancements in regulations are needed before we see a wider roll-out?
DRONETECHX
12:10

1,000 drone deliveries a day: What’s next?

  • Making use of a fleet of air-weather drones to deliver more than 1,000 packages a day
  • Expanding drone delivery service to remote areas where demands for same-day delivery is high
  • How will the use of drones help to drive the growth and expansion of logistics companies? 
DRONETECHX
12:30

What’s next for drones in the logistics industry?

  • Will drones be the game-changer in the logistics industry?
  • Addressing legal, logistical and technological issues before drone delivery in the logistics industry can take off
  • How far can drone delivery really go? Will it become the norm?
12:50

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

DRONES IN RESOURCES

Panel discussion
DRONETECHX
14:10

Creating efficient, green and sustainable operations

  • Balancing innovation vs cost: How do technology leaders in resources industry justify the investment to improve operational efficiency?
  • Exploring advanced drone technologies for a wide range of industry applications, from inspections to security, including autonomous, swarms, off-grid, AI edge computing
  • Data storage and interpretation: How can you leverage the data your drone has collected?
DRONETECHX
14:50

Drones in energy production: Hydro dam design & inspection

  • Surveying sites with drones before building the hydraulic design for new hydro projects, i.e. powerhouse intake, spillway structure etc
  • Modelling the tailrace below hydropower project in project design and development
  • Using drones to evaluate flow distribution and vortex generation of redesigned penstock intake

DRONES & ROBOTICS IN CONSTRUCTION

DRONETECHX
15:30

Raising construction site productivity with drone technology

  • Removing the image of a dangerous, dirty and demanding job and drastically changing the work environment
  • Reducing the time taken to carry out land surveys
  • How does the further integration of drone technology impact your existing workforce? Can they work in tandem?
DRONETECHX
15:50

The bulldozers have eyes: Using drones for automated bulldozer capability

  • Overcoming labour shortages: Humans working in tandem with machines
  • Improving automated bulldozer accuracy: How can you dramatically reduce the margin of error?
  • Are their broader applications for this in the construction industry?
16:10

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

CLOSING KEYNOTE PLENARY

17:00

It all starts with data: How can you make yours work for you?

17:30

Blockchain: Disruptor, Enabler or All-talk-no-action?

18:00

Networking Drinks Reception

last published: 15/May/17 08:25

 

DRONETECHX, Thursday 7 September 2017

KEYNOTE PLENARY

08:50

Chair’s opening remarks

09:00

Drone delivery: Will we see true commercial deployment?

09:40

Reserved for Platinum Sponsor

10:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

10:50

Roundtable Discussion Session

Now’s your chance to get really interactive, simply pick a table and join the debate. Each table will run for two iterations, giving you the chance to enjoy two roundtables.
12:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

DRONE REGULATION

Panel discussion
DRONETECHX
13:40

Regulating drone flight paths in manned aerospace: A harmonised future?

  • Deciding boundaries between manned and unmanned airspace
  • Building uncontested airspace for UAVs
  • Exploring strategies in manned-unmanned airspace integration
  • What opportunities are there for harmonisation across Asia Pacific, and even globally, for manned and unmanned airspace?
DRONETECHX
14:20

Regulations in commercial drone delivery

  • Door-step delivery in urban settings: Challenges and requirements
  • Weigh specifications and fail safe measurements in urban delivery
  • Case study: Flirtey urban drone delivery

DRONES FOR GOOD

DRONETECHX
14:40

Building affordable drones for humanitarian purposes

  • Sourcing affordable materials for building resilient drones
  • Balancing weight, endurance and cost of relief drones
  • Rapid fleet deployment for emergency response
DRONETECHX
15:00

Humanitarian delivery in inaccessible regions

  • Providing care and cure to patients in hard to reach areas
  • Strategies for using drones to empower patients and medical helpers in remote areas
  • Case study: Roundtrip delivery of essential aids and medicine in Africa
DRONETECHX
15:20

Relief in remote disaster zones

  • Equipment requirements in search and rescue drones
  • Working with authorities to provide aid for individuals in conflict zones
  • Case study: Typhoon Haiyan, Philippines
15:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Close of TECHX 2017

last published: 15/May/17 08:25

 

 

 

 

For speaking opportunities, contact Emily Chong at Emily.chong@terrapinn.com or +65 6322 2339