Speaker Partners

Below you can find the speaker partners for the Unmanned Cargo Aircraft Conference

Avio AeroAvio Aero is a GE Aviation business which operates in the design, manufacture and maintenance of propulsion systems for civil and military aviation.

It is a Centre of Excellence for the entire General Electric Group in the field of mechanical transmission systems and low pressure turbine systems.

It has over 4,100 employees in Italy, spread between the main site in Rivalta di Torino, which is also home to its largest productive plant, and the important facilities in Brindisi and Pomigliano d’Arco (Naples).

PUCAThe Platform Unmanned Cargo Aircraft was founded by the University of Twente (Netherlands) in 2011.

The aim of PUCA is to stimulate development of unmanned cargo aircraft . Members are manufacturers, academic institutions and entrepreneurs in the Netherlands, Germany, UK, France, Italy, Kenya, the U.S. and other countries.

ahaAha operates a turn-key online marketplace for online sales, marketing & instant delivery and whitelabels the solution for the international market.
International Transport ForumThe International Transport Forum at the OECD is an intergovernmental organisation with 59 member countries.

It acts as a think tank for transport policy and organises the Annual Summit of transport ministers.

ITF is the only global body that covers all transport modes.

nimbusNimbus srl is an aeronautical company, certified UNI EN ISO 9001: 2008, which designs and manufactures innovative Remote Pilot Systems (RPAS). It is an operator authorized by the National Civil Aviation Authority (ENAC) and is inscribed under the Italian Federation of Aerospace, Defense and Security (AIAD). Nimbus srl has invested, with a highly qualified team of specialized engineers, 10 years in research, development, testing for its exclusive products: the Metaplano and the hexarotors PPL series 6.
technopolisTechnopolis Group is one of Europe’s leading consultancies in science, technology and innovation policy. We conduct studies and offer strategic advice to organisations aiming to stimulate science and technology.

Technopolis is part of the consortium carrying out the Watify Awareness Campaing for technological transformation for the European Commission.

watifyThe Watify campaign is an awareness-rising campaign funded by the European Commission, to support the modernisation of the European Industry.

The campaign focuses on the uptake of digital and Key Enabling Technologies through the implementation of join projects with focus on Small and Medium Enterprises, and based on the Smart Specialisation priorities of EU regions.

unifly logoUnifly is a software company with a platform for the safe integration of drones into the airspace. We are an award-winning spin-off company of VITO (Flemish institute for technological research) specialized in aviation software development.

We want to bridge the gap between manned and unmanned aviation.

U-AVITALIA programU-AVITALIA is a company of professionals and managers with multi-disciplinary skills and vast experience in the Hi-Tech management, technical, economic and legal fields. U-AVITALIA has a particular vocation for the:

1) Coordination of complex projects and systems that require a remarkable ability of vision and are able to put in place a strong organizational component.

2) Marketing of products and systems with a high level of innovation that would otherwise require a considerable time to establish, introduce and consolidate in the market.

DLRThe German Aerospace Center (DLR) is the national aeronautics and space research centre of the Federal Republic of Germany. Its extensive research and development work in aeronautics, space, energy, transport and security is integrated into national and international cooperative ventures. In addition to its own research, as Germany’s space agency, DLR has been given responsibility by the federal government for the planning and implementation of the German space programme. DLR is also the umbrella organisation for the nation’s largest project management agency.