Oregon UAS Summit and Expo ’17

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You won’t want to miss Oregon’s first UAS Summit and Expo! The Summit will offer insights from legislative leaders, panel discussions with industry experts and advice on business operations from Oregon Economic Development officers. Oregon UAS Test Ranges will be explaining what the first steps are to get your project flying in their world-class airspace, and your businesses will have the chance to exhibit. Whether you’re a Part 107 pilot or a UAV manufacturer, this is the event for you!

And have we mentioned, this event in FREE? SOAR Oregon wants to make sure everyone has access to the resources they need to make their business successful, and this event will feature everything you need.


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Although this event is free, it does require registration for entry. Registration closes August 8th.

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August 10th, 2017
7am — Evening
Riverhouse on the Deschutes, Bend, Oregon

View Agenda Here


  • Keynote: US Senator Ron Wyden (D – Oregon)
  • Mark Peters (OSU), UAS Operations Officer
  • Charlton Evans, Insitu
  • Chris Proudlove, Global Aerospace, Inc.
  • Chris Cummings, Business Oregon
  • Hervé Hilaire, A³ by Airbus *
  • Zach Lovering, A³ by Airbus *


Pre-Summit Reception

Make sure you arrive in Bend a night early to join us for a Pre-Summit Evening Reception!

August 9th, 2017
5pm — 8pm
10 Barrel Brewery East Side Pub, Bend, Oregon


Become an Exhibitor and Sponsor!

With limited spots in our expo space, exhibitors are guaranteed ample face-time with real customers and potential partners. Platinum and Gold Sponsorships come with an expo spot, as well as high visibility at the event, so contact us today to secure this great marketing opportunity.

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Beautiful Bend, Oregon

An added bonus about this summit is it is being held in beautiful Bend, Oregon. In Central Oregon you will find some of the finest outdoor adventure with places for paddling, hiking, cycling, golfing and dining al fresco in the summer. The area is home to some of the country’s top craft breweries, unique boutiques for tax-free shopping, and world-class restaurants.


Venue and Accommodations

Recreation and scenery of Bend are unparalleled in the state, Riverhouse on the Deschutes is right in the middle of it all. Newly renovated, the Riverhouse is looking modern, sleek, and better than ever. By attending this event, you are qualified for a special rate on rooms, and it puts you right where the summit is happening.

Click here to book your room with Riverhouse on the Deschutes.

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