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The Director of AFWERX from the US Air Force announced to speak at UAV Technology USA 2022
SMi Group reports: Colonel Nathan P. Diller from the US Air Force will be giving an update on the AFWERX program at the UAV Technology USA Conference, taking place in Arlington, VA, in February 2022.
By: SMi Group
The challenge seeks proposals for new ideas related to flightline security operations, including the increasingly pressing goal of neutralizing unmanned aerial systems (UAS) that intrude into these highly sensitive areas.
That goal is part of the AFWERX Flightline Security Challenge which is reaching out to academia, the private sector, and other government agencies for novel solutions related to protecting flightlines at its air bases from unknown or potentially hostile drones. *
With the US Air Force looking to industry and academia for ideas on how to protect its installations from emerging asymmetric threats, SMi Group is delighted to host the inaugural UAV Technology USA Conference, taking place in Arlington, VA, on February 7th and 8th, 2022.
For those interested in attending the conference, it is free for US DOD military personnel to attend and early bird offers are available. Register at www.uavtechnologyusa.com/
This conference will be the place to meet, exchange information and gain access to the latest information on new procurement and development projects of new UAV and C-UAV platforms.
Delegates will hear an opening keynote briefing from Colonel Nathan P. Diller, Director, AFWERX, US Air Force on 'Agility Prime: Developing and Procuring Next-Generation Unmanned Aerial Systems'. The presentation will cover:
The two-day focused agenda includes additional speakers from the US Air Force including:
UAV Technology USA Conference
February 7th – 8th, 2022
Gold Sponsor: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
Sponsors and Exhibitors: University of North Dakota, Mynaric
For sponsorship enquiries contact, please contact Justin Predescu on +44 (0) 20 7827 6130 or email jpredescu@smi-
For delegate enquiries, please contact James Hitchen on +44 (0) 20 7827 6054 or email jhitchen@smi-