April 30 – May 3: Educational Program | May 1 - 3: Exhibits

Reasons to Attend AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2018

The Spot for Cutting-Edge Education

XPONENTIAL 2018 offers a broad-based, balanced educational program brimming with cutting-edge content and inspirational insights—from policy implications and technical challenges to use cases across vertical markets and everything in between.

The Spot for an Interactive Experience

Check out all of the show features designed to shape your XPONENTIAL experience:

The Spot for Innovation

Innovative new ideas take center stage at XPONENTIAL, the largest unmanned systems event in the world. It’s the spot where technology meets forward thinking and innovation meets implementation. Where more than 725 exhibitors showcase the full spectrum of technologies, products and solutions that are driving the upward movement of unmanned systems and robotics.

Join fellow professionals and explore the endless possibilities on display in the XPO Hall. Uncover the newest capabilities that are transforming businesses, reshaping the economy and propelling unmanned systems to new heights. With more than 370,000 square feet of space filled with hands-on exhibits, interactive demos, never-before-seen products and devices, XPONENTIAL offers the largest showcase of drones, robotics and unmanned systems in existence.

Come to XPONENTIAL interested in the unmanned systems economy. Leave inspired by new innovation and amazed at the opportunities available now and in the very near future.

See what new exciting floor features are coming to XPONENTIAL 2018!


XPO Hall Hubs

To facilitate networking and connections for attendees and exhibitors with similar interests in certain key areas, we have created themed Hubs around the show floor. These three hubs are organized around common interests and communities:

Growing the Industry Hub

Discover your passion for robotics and forge a career in unmanned systems with help from AUVSI and RoboNation. Included in this Hub are the following features:

Innovation Hub

Experience emerging and groundbreaking unmanned systems technologies and solutions. Included in this Hub are the following features:

Solutions Hub

A place for answers and solutions to today’s industry needs. Included in this Hub are the following features:


State & International Pavilions

AUVSI XPONENTIAL features partners from all over the globe that help showcase the innovations and technological advancements of the unmanned systems industry in their respective states and countries. Growing larger every year, our pavilions offer turnkey solutions for exhibitors that wish to participate in their state or country’s exhibition.

State & International Pavilions


Technology Pavilions

From support services to visionaries launching startups, AUVSI XPONENTIAL has dedicated pavilions to help you stand out from the crowd and make the meaningful connections your business needs. Learn more about the Business Services or Startup Pavilion by clicking below.

Technology Pavilions


XPO Floor Theaters

The Starting Point and Solutions Theaters are great attractions on the show floor that offer unique insights and presentations on a variety of hot topics facing the unmanned systems industry today. While the Call for Speakers may be closed, the application to speak at the Solutions Theater is not! Apply below for your chance to speak to our audience of 8,500 attendees.

Solutions Theater Speaking Application