Welcome to COPTRZ CON 2021!
You already know by now that here at Coptrz we have been busy planning the UK’s first ever 2-day digital drone demonstration event, COPTRZ CON! With only 1 week to go, here’s your run down of what to expect over the two-days.
Never before have you had access to industry experts at the click of a button. We have lined up over 16 live events for you to attend, covering a range of sectors. Have you ever wanted to start your own drone business? Want to know more about surveying, inspection, or how the police are using drones? Perhaps you’re wanting to find out more about how drones are being used by the likes of Royal Mail to deliver post? Well, COPTRZ CON is the place you need to be!
Not only will you catch live demonstrations of the world’s leading drone technology, you’ll also be hearing from the people who use it daily. Get the real inside scoop on popular products, tips for operating drones and more from organisations like: GeoAccess, Northumbrian Water, Brigantes, Drone Prep, Project Seagrass and Coptrz Academy (along with many more!). In this blog post, we’ve compiled everything you need to know about COPTRZ CON.
If you are yet to secure your ticket to the most popular event in the drone industry, you can get yours for FREE here. Spaces are limited, so make sure you don’t miss out on the most talked about event in the industry!
Our UAV Strategist Jamie Cording, spoke through the line-up in detail in his YouTube live series ‘Drone Talk’ you can catch up here:
Here is what you can expect across the 2-days LIVE at COPTRZ CON 2021:
Day 1 – Wednesday 28th of April:
Welcome to Coptrz Con! 9.00 – 10:00am BST
The big day is finally here! Get your brew ready, get comfy, and enjoy the opening act. Networx3 drones and Flock cover are joining us to kick COPTRZ CON off with a bang! Tune in to learn more about COPTRZ CON and what to expect over the next two days, hear what solution works best for Networx3 drone inspections, and learn about the work Flock has been doing including their involvement in NHS drone delivery trials!
Mastering the Matrice 300 RTK for your Drone Inspections: 10.30 – 11.15am BST
If you’ve been considering adopting drone technology into your inspection operations, you’re not the only one. The Matrice 300 RTK is a standout choice for many as it provides top quality data saving you time and money. We took the M300 RTK out for a spin and George is presenting the data to you LIVE!
Drones for Surveying Summit: 11.45 – 12.45pm BST
It’s no secret that drones are quickly becoming an essential tool in any surveyors toolkit. Learn about the latest technology from Phase One and get an exclusive peak into the Matrice 300 RTK integration for the iXM series. If you’re considering adopting drones into your surveying business, you need to hear first-hand from Buckingham Group’s Chris York and get your bullet-proof roadmap on what to do next.
How Chris Built a Drone Business in 12 Weeks: 1.00 – 2.00pm BST
Chris used his background in policing and UK Armed Forces to build his very own successful drone business in 12 weeks! Tune in to find out how you can achieve the same success with COPTRZ by your side.
Eye in the Sky Defence Summit: 2.30 – 3.30pm BST
Do you want an exclusive first-hand look at defence drone technology not yet released on the market? Then don’t miss the Eye in the Sky Defence Summit! Why would you risk human life in potentially dangerous situations when you can deploy a drone instead, tune in to find out how.
Access All Areas – ELIOS 2 Uncovered with Flyability & RaptorUAS: 4.00pm – 5.00pm BST
This is your chance to talk to the very company that created the ELIOS 2 – the leading confined space drone. If you’re thinking about investing in this unique and powerful drone, you need to hear how Raptor UAS use their ELIOS 2 and learn how to get the best ROI.
How to Scale Up Your Career with Drones: 4.00pm – 5.00pm BST
Goodwill Roofing is family run business with over 30 years experience. They have recently adopted drone technology into their roof inspections and want to share their success with you LIVE! If you’re thinking about adopting drones into your existing business you need to hear Arron’s story.
You’re a Drone Pilot. Now What? 7.00 – 8.00pm BST
You’ve done your drone training, but what else can you do to stand out from the competition and start winning repeat business? Learn about associations and professional bodies, extra accreditations, and the best places to network to propel your drone business.
Day 2 – Thursday 29th of April:
Drones for Good Breakfast Club: 9:00 – 10.00am BST
Drones are being used in many positive ways including drone light shows – a safer alternative for fireworks and helping to deliver essential parcels to remote areas. Our special guests share these and more positive drone use stories to help improve the narrative around drones in society. WHO ARE THE GUESTS?
Drones in Energy Summit – Featuring Northumbrian Water & Sellafield: 10:30 – 11:30am BST
You don’t often put a lot of thought into how companies keep essential utilities like water supply, communications and power running, but it can be an expensive task! Drones are cutting costs and saving companies like Sellafield and Northumbrian Water lots of time inspecting and protecting these assets. Tune in to find out how your company can do the same all while increasing safety and decreasing your impact on the environment.
Saving the Environment with Wingtra & Project Seagrass: 11.45 – 12.30 BST
Climate change is a serious issue that is rightly at the forefront of many people’s minds. Did you know 35% of our seagrass is already gone? Saving seagrass means saving our seas, and Project Seagrass is doing just that with the support of drone technology. Also joining the conversation is Terrance from Wingtra, this is your chance to speak to him and ask all of your fixed-wing drone questions.
LIVE Mavic 2 Enterprise Advanced Inspection with GeoAccess: 1:00 – 1.45pm BST
Earlier this year DJI launched the highly anticipated Mavic 2 Enterprise Advanced and it has changed the game for GeoAccess! Tune in to see a LIVE inspection using the Mavic 2 Enterprise Advanced and discover if it’s the right solution for your inspection business.
Launched in 60 Seconds: 2.00 – 3:00pm BST
When you’ve got an emergency on your hands, time is of the essence. In less than 60 seconds you can gain vital aerial intelligence to make more informed and fast decisions that could save a life. This is your chance to ask your all-important questions directly to Asif from Parrot as he chats to us about the Parrot Anafi USA for police and fire services.
How to get the most out of your Survey Data with Pix4D and DJI: 3.45 – 4.30pm BST
There’s so much more to drone surveys than just deploying a drone. Once you’ve collected 1000+ images, processing them efficiently and correctly is vital to ensuring you or your customer can use the data effectively. Pix4D and DJI is coming to you live to show you just how you can get the most value out of your drone survey data.
Drones for Public Safety Summit: 5.00 – 6.00pm BST
Drones are having a significant impact on the emergency services, including a time when drone footage alerted a fire response team that several of the crew members were next to an unsupported wall and therefore in danger. Today is your chance to hear from police, fire and search and rescue members about how they use drones in a range of different missions.
COPTRZ Recognition Awards Ceremony: 6.30 – 7.30pm BST
Some incredibly talented and hardworking individuals have passed through the doors of COPTRZ Academy, and we want to recognise them! Could you be the next award winning drone pilot? Tune in to see who will take away the Stand Out Student, Rising Star, Trail Blazer and the People’s Choice Great Innovation Awards. We’ll also be announcing the winner of the £200 COPTRZ Academy voucher! If you would like to nominate yourself, or someone you know, you can do so here.
See you on the 28th and 29th!
You’ll now have everything you need to know about COPTRZ CON 2021! Don’t forget you can get your free ticket here.