Brains meets Brawn.

Join us September 20th to see the future of aerial intelligence.

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About Ascend

We’ll get to the point — this isn’t going to be your average drone event. Ascend is the drone event of the year. At Ascend you'll witness the benefits of combining the world's most intelligent flight software with the data-collecting capabilities enabled by the latest in precision engineered hardware. You'll be able to ask questions of the leaders in autonomous drones, learn directly from industry pioneers across Public Safety, Transportation & Construction and Energy Utilities, and actually see how AI will impact the future of autonomous flight. Register now to be part of it all.

Join us virtually, for a live keynote

September 20, 2023
9 am - 10:30 am PST

Be the first to see Skydio’s latest breakthroughs by registering for the live keynote.

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Join a historic interactive keynote experience with CEO Adam Bry

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Discover the newest innovations in drone technology

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Hear from NYPD, Kansas Department of Transportation and PG&E on their vision for using drones across their organizations

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See our latest advancements in AI and computer vision

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Hear exclusive insights from our product team

Attend in person

September 20, 2023
An exclusive, immersive event

Attendance at the in-person event is by invite-only. If selected to attend, you’ll get up-close access to the people who are advancing the future of drones and AI-enabled autonomous flight. Space is limited, request an invite today.

Join us September 20th to see the future of aerial intelligence, when brains meets brawn.

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Hear from the people who are advancing the state of the art in drone technology.

“We’re always pushing to develop drones that can autonomously collect critical data without needing the constant attention of a pilot. That’s why we’re currently focusing on AI and other autonomy-enabling technologies; to ensure we deliver the most sophisticated autonomous flight capabilities ever seen in a drone. We believe it has the potential to change the way people view and use drones from now on."

Adam Bry
CEO of Skydio

Adam Bry, CEO of Skydio

Keynote speakers

Chief John Chell

Chief of Patrol
New York Police Department

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Bob Brock

Director of Aviation
Kansas Department of Transportation

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Additional speakers

Sgt. Richard Narog

Sergeant, UAS Program Manager
New York Police Department

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Sgt. Dax Laporte

Sergeant, UAS Program Manager
Oklahoma City Police Department

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Kellen Kirk

Manager of Aerial Survey
Pacific Gas & Electric

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Garrett Scott

Chief Pilot - UAS
Duke Energy

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Jordan Boetcher

UAS Program Manager
Omaha Public Power District

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Mike Spengler

UAS Program Manager
Idaho Power

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Andy McCauley

Manager of Uncrewed Aerial Systems
Baltimore Gas & Electric

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Peter Kalaitzidis

Robotics Program Manager
New York Power Authority

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Countdown to the future of aerial intelligence.

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