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

Public Safety

Public Safety

What’s New in Unmanned Systems for Public Safety

New capabilities and technology advances are transforming public safety and breaking new ground every day. Now is the time to learn about the trends and best practices for the next generation of unmanned technology as well as identify new defense and security solutions.

Join 8,500 colleagues at AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2018 for four days of cutting-edge education, networking and the largest showcase of drones, remotely operated vehicles and unmanned systems in the world.


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This two-day forum offers public safety practitioners the opportunity to engage with each other and experts in the field while discussing key issues of interest to the community. A combination of panel sessions and stand-alone presentations will focus on UAS response and recovery operations following natural disasters, UAS integration into fire service operations, search and rescue missions, training considerations and real-world insights on integrating UAS technologies into public safety operations across applications and departments.

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Educational Sessions

XPONENTIAL 2018 is THE spot for the industry’s most energizing and visionary leaders. XPONENTIAL keynote speakers will inspire you with revolutionary ideas and motivational insight. You’ll walk away, equipped with knowledge and power, ready to take your business to new heights.

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XPO Hall

Innovative new ideas take center stage at XPONENTIAL, the largest unmanned systems event in the world. It’s the spot 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. 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.

Check out the latest floor plan and complete exhibitor list.


If you are looking to build your list of “go-to” public safety pros using unmanned systems, you won’t want to miss one minute of our networking events. Click here for the schedule of networking events.