Drone Demonstration 2020 - Event Guide | COPTRZ

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10.00: Doors Open

10.30: M210 XT2 Demo – Demo Area

11.00: DJI Talk – Tobias Wentzler – Expert’s Stage

11.30: Wingtra Demo – Demo Area

12.00: Historic England Talk – Expert’s Stage

12.45: Elios 2 Talk and Demo – Elios 2 Flight Room

13.30: Rapid Response Demo – Demo Area

14.00: Phase One Talk – Expert’s Stage

14.30: Live Q and A – Expert’s Stage

15.00: Finish and close


Showcasing Elios 2

The King of Inspection Drones – 13.00 – George Burne, Coptrz and Junio Palomba, Flyability. Elios 2 Flight Room

The only event in the UK to showcase Flyability Elios 2, now approved as a formal inspection tool this drone is the most intuitive, reliable, and precise indoor inspection drone on the market. If you work in commercial tank inspections, or hazardous places and dangerous situations you’ll not want to miss this live demo.

Quick Response

Race To Action – 13.30 – Sam Denniff, Coptz. Demo Area.

Get set to catch one of the UK’s most elusive villains, our rapid response drones will be put to the test in a live callout situation. Which drone will fare best as the suspect makes a dash into the woods?

Matrice 210 V2 with XT2 and Z30 Cameras

Ultimate Spy In The Sky – 10.30 – Sam Denniff, Coptrz. Demo Area.

See the latest dual aerial thermal and visual imaging solution in action. Whether you are inspecting cell towers or wind turbines, this set-up enables you to get a detailed look at structures, wires, modules and components to inspect and detect damage and can even be used with public safety and surveilance, providing a detailed look at any situation.

wingtra fixed wing drone

Wingtra PPK

4km of Data Captured In Minutes – 11.30 – James Pick, Coptrz. Demo Area. 

Watch the incredible Wingtra PPK fixed-wing VTOL in a pre-planned intelligence flight, airborne at just the push of a button, we put the Wingtra’s vertical take-off to the extreme as we launch from the Dunchurch Park Hotel’s most difficult terrain.

Junio Palomba

EMEA Team Manager, Flyability

Junio will be making the trip from Flyability HQ in Switzerland to provide his expert knowledge on the Elios 2 Inspection drone and it’s uses within the oil & gas, maritime and power generation sectors. If you’re interested in drones for inspection, this is a one-off opportunity to speak to the man in the know.

Gary Young

Geospatial Analyst, Historic England

Sharing experiences from geospatial survey projects undertaken since acquiring four DJI drones from Coptrz last year alongside an overview of the other archaeological and photographic applications that other Historic England teams are now using drones for. Gary will provide a true representation of using drones within a commercial setting. Find out more about Historic England and their drone operations here.

Tobias Wentzler

Business Development Manager, DJI

DJI’s Business Development Manager, Tobias Wentzler will be sharing examples on the use of drones during and post flood events due to the recent floods happening in the UK. He will also dive through on how drones are essential in increasing the protection of flood-prone areas. As the outbreak of COVID-19 virus grows, DJI has invested immediate resources to provide guidance on how to use drones as counter measurements. Learn how drones can be extremely helpful to avoid further spreading.

Asif Gillani

Regional Director, Parrot

Showcasing the Parrot Anafi Thermal, Asif will provide in-depth knowledge of this quick and agile drone, demonstrating live its unique imaging capabilities that enable immediate action, including its infamous hand-launch capability. Find out more about the Parrot Anafi Thermal here.

James Wardlow

Area Sales Manager, Phase One

For those seeking the extraordinary, James Wardlow will be showcasing the Phase One IXM Camera Series, speaking about his experience as a navigator/ aerial survey specialist and knowledge of these survey – grade camera systems. Find out more about the Phase One IXM Camera Series here.

Coptrz UAV Strategist James Pick

James Pick

Surveying and mapping, Coptrz

As a surveyor by trade James knows the importance of making strategic decisions that ensure your organisation is achieving survey-grade data for your projects. “Drones are revolutionising the way in which we gather data, making day-to-day operations faster, safer and more cost-effective, there’s never been a better or easier time to get yourself airborne.” Find out more about drones for surveying here.

George Burne

Inspection, Coptrz

Working closely with businesses such as Severn Trent Water, IRISNDT and TEXO, George’s expertise lies in increased efficiency from using a drone solution over traditional commercial inspection methods. Key clients often report project times are now counted in days rather than weeks, the amount and quality of data is increased, and smaller crews are required out in the field. Find out more about drones for inspection here.

Sam Denniff

Public Safety, Coptrz

Specialising in the use of drones for public safety within the military, police, fire services and search & rescue, UAV Strategist Sam has supported the supply of UAV solutions to some of the UK’s largest and most pioneering emergency service drone teams including Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police, Leicester Police, Air Accidents Investigation Branch and Kent Fire and Rescue Service. Find out more about drones for the public safety here.

Andrew Robinson

Training Business Development Manager, Coptrz

Andrew will be discussing our bespoke CAA Drone Training Courses, along with upcoming changes to the drone industry regulations in 2020. Ranging from the current PfCO (Permission for Commercial Operations) right up to the OFQUAL Level 5 Award for Chief Pilots and even masterclasses in thermography, mapping and filming we’ll guarantee you have all the skills and qualifications you need for your operations. Find out more about drone training courses here.

Elios 2

The King of Inspection Drones

Get up-close with the Flyability Elios 2, now approved as a formal inspection tool this drone is the most intuitive, reliable, and precise indoor inspection drone on the market. If you work in commercial tank inspections, or hazardous places and dangerous situations then come and speak to our experts at the Elios 2 Flight Room.

Parrot Anafi Thermal

The ultimate compact thermal drone

The Parrot ANAFI Thermal is a thermal imaging drone which is easy to use, lightweight and powerful. The drone’s unique imaging capabilities enable you to take immediate action or analyse recorded photos and videos with unprecedented details – perfect for the emergency services.

Parrot Anafi Thermal

Wingtra PPK Fixed-wing VTOL

80% faster on your surveying operations

Speak to James Pick at the Wingtra PPK fixed-wing VTOL stand. This fully autonomous fixed-wing drone is designed specifically for long-distance surveying applications. Unlike other fixed-wing drones available, the WingraOne can take off vertically like a quadcopter, even on difficult terrain.

WingtraOne Fixed Wing Drone

Matrice 210 V2 with LIDAR

Reducing resources and capturing precisely accurate data

LiDAR USA, produce laser mapping cameras and specialize in LiDAR Solutions, as a partner with LiDAR USA, offering specialist LiDAR solutions for your in-depth surveying and mapping requirements.

Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual Thermal

Increase your applications with a thermal camera

The Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual has been developed in partnership with FLIR systems. It features a three-axis gimbal-stabilized camera housing a side-by-side 4K sensor, allowing users to capture visible light and a FLIR Lepton® thermal micro camera, allowing for the accurate measure of temperature and efficient reporting and analysis, this is a robust favourite for many applications from the emergency services to utility inspections.

Matrice 210 V2 with XT2 and Z30 Cameras

Increase your applications with a thermal camera

Visit the DJI Zenmuse XT2 stand to see the latest dual aerial thermal and visual imaging solution, designed to work with DJI commercial platforms like the Matrice 210 V2. The DJI Zenmuse Z30 is the most powerful integrated aerial zoom camera on the market with 30x optical and 6x digital zoom for a total magnification up to 180x.


DJI Matrice 210

Phase One  

Complete visibility across dynamic environments

James Wardlow will be available on the Phase One iXM metric camera stand, discusiing the first medium-format sensor with backside-illumination technology, which enables high light sensitivity and extended dynamic range. This camera delivers superior quality aerial imaging and flexible operation to satisfy diverse mapping, surveying and inspection applications.


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