National Drone Show

The National Drone Show Zooms Into D.C. November 29-30, 2017


Highlights include:

  • Drone Flying Cage
  • Educational sessions, panels, and hands-on training
  • Continuous presentations about technical, legislative and business issues involving UAV/UAS video production
  • Gold Sponsor: Stampede
  • Educational sessions, panels, and hands-on training
  • D.C. Drone Film Festival screenings


Registration is now open for the 2017 National Drone Show, an exciting conference and expo focused Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) video capture technology.


With Stampede returning as the event’s Gold Sponsor, this year’s show features educational sessions from Stampede instructors, a flying cage, the D.C. Drone Film Festival and UAV training produced by education partners Future Media Concepts.


Stampede Educational Sessions at the National Drone Show

Instructor: Eric Jameson


Wednesday, November 29

10:15 – 11 a.m.

GVE/Drone Screening Room

Drone Video Systems as an A/V Category

This session provides an-depth evaluation of the business opportunity associated with adopting this category for integrators


Wednesday, November 29

5 – 5:45 p.m.

GV Theater

Law Enforcement/Public Safety Applications for Drones

Here, we’ll provide an investigation of various law enforcement, public safety, paramilitary and search/rescue drone applications primarily for first responders and government personnel


Thursday, November 30

10:15 – 11 a.m.

GV Theater

Commercial Applications for Drones

This is a comprehensive overview of the trending and major growth areas in the commercial sector including agriculture, energy exploration, law enforcement, infrastructure inspection, entertainment, and sports applications for UAS


Thursday, November 30

3 – 3:45 p.m.

GV Theater

Overview of the Drone/UAS Industry and Its Business Potential

We present and overview of Unmanned Vehicle University’s various training and education programs. The goal of this training session will be to make dealers aware of the various UAS training programs available for resale, and how to promote to their customer base.


D.C. Drone Film Festival Screenings

Now in its second year, the D.C. Drone Film Festival brought in entries from across the globe, with the winning six projects selected by a panel of judges.


The winning entries will be shown throughout the 2017 National Drone Show in the GV/NDS Screening Room. For more information on the winning projects, click here.


Architecture: “Beverley Minister Fly Through,” Cy Chadwick


Corporate/Industrial/Business: “Aqua,” Nick Lang


Narrative: “Drift,” Frank Dewaele


Nature: “Moablastr,” – Jonny Durst


Shorts: “Giant’s Dronie” – Victor Chu


Sports: “East Coast Bash” – Pablo Barrera