Top 2019 Drone Events and Why You Should Attend Them

If you are getting started to using drones for your business or as a hobby, it would be best to meet up with other drone users, especially the more experienced. Why should you?

A drone enthusiast with his DJI’s Mavic Pro at a beach
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  • The best way to become better at what you do is to meet like-minded people, network with and learn from them.
  • Just as in any field, the drone industry is alive with events that are great opportunities for networking.
  • Attending meet-ups, conferences, drone shows, exhibits, and other drone events, help you gain more knowledge about your field, learn new ideas and the latest drones/technologies, as well as be updated with the rules and regulations of drone usage.
  • You meet new people, build new friendships which help widen your perspectives, and open doors to new job or business opportunities in the drone industry. Or to simply swap stories and experiences.
  • Drone events are also a great way to advertise your business, attract new clients, as well as get ideas on how to level up.

So as a serious drone user, be a beginner or a more seasoned, professional one, here are some drone events for the rest of 2019.

TECHSPO Technology Expo to be held in mid-June in Santa Monica, CA “showcases the next generation of technology & innovation[…]Exhibitors have the opportunity to show off their companies to consumers, the highest caliber investors, hordes of press, the most sought after talent…” Read more here.

According to Eventbrite here, it isa 2-day technology expo taking place June 12th to 13th, 2019 at the luxurious Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel in Los Angeles, California. TECHSPO Los Angeles brings together developers, brands, marketers, technology providers, designers, innovators and evangelists looking to set the pace in our advanced world of technology.”

So hurry and get your tickets to the event. Check out too the May dates of this event.

Skytango lists commercial drone events not only in the U.S. but also in other parts of the world, by month as well as by location. Here goes the line-up of events for June:


  • DronFest 2019 Pilsen, Czech Republic (June 1-2, 2019)
  • FAA UAS Symposium Baltimore, USA (February 12-14, 2019) Postponed due to Government Shutdown) NEW DATES: June 3-5, 2019
  • ICUAS’ 2019 Atlanta, USA (June 11-14, 2019)
  • UAV Remote Sensing Applications Course 2019 Barcelona, Spain (June 10-14, 2019)
  • Energy Drone Coalition Summit Woodlands, TX, USA (June 12-13, 2019
  • 6th TUS Nordic  Malmo, Sweden (June 19, Malmo -20, Live Demo, Odense, Denmark)
  • UTM Convention GUTMA – Global UTM Association, Portalnd (June 18-20, 2019)
  • Drone Show Latin America 2018 São Paulo, Brazil (June 25-27, 2019)
  • Read here for the rest of the events.

The International Drone Conference and Exposition (InterDrone) is scheduled for September 3-6, 2019 at the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. “InterDrone boasts the most comprehensive conference program along with drone courses and special events, including the Women in Drones Luncheon – which InterDrone spearheaded into an industry-acclaimed event, as well as After Hours and meetups, designed for networking and keeping you up to date on the latest in drone news and the industry.”


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