COLORADO CONVENTION CENTER | DENVER
April 30 – May 3: Educational Program | May 1 - 3: Exhibits

NETWORKING EVENTS

The SPOT for Connections

XPONENTIAL brings together more than 8,500 professionals from all sectors and markets for the largest unmanned systems event in the world. Meet colleagues from 20+ markets at the spot where new relations are built and best practices are shared.

Exhibitor Reception (open to exhibitors only)

Monday, April 30
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
XPO Hall, Solutions Theater, Booth 3607

It’s been a long day setting up your booth and now you have earned a little breather. Make plans to join us at the Exhibitor Reception – It’s our way to say thank you for exhibiting.

Welcome Reception

Monday, April 30
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Mile High Ballroom Foyer

The Welcome Reception is the best way to kick-start your XPONENTIAL experience. This networking reception is well attended and gives all attendees and exhibitors the opportunity to network with colleagues, business partners, friends and the great line-up of speakers and panelists featured that day.

Chairman’s Reception (open to VIP Pass holders and invitees only)

Tuesday, May 1
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
VIP Club

Enjoy an elegant evening with top executives and industry leaders in an ideal setting for building relationships and expanding your professional circle.

XPO Hall Networking Receptions

Mile High Happy Hour

Sponsored by:
textron-systems

Tuesday, May 1
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Connect with exhibitors and attendees over a Colorado craft beer and food inspired by the Mile High City!

Afternoon Buzz

Sponsored by:
src

Wednesday, May 2
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Enjoy an affogato (espresso over ice cream) to get the afternoon pick-me-up you need to carry you through a busy afternoon and an exciting evening of more networking!

See you in Chicago!
Thursday, May 3
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Enjoy some treats from the Windy City as we bid farewell to Denver and prepare for AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2019 in Chicago!

Startup Showdown

Sponsored by:
       

Wednesday, May 2
3:45 PM – 5:15 PM
XPO Hall, Starting Point Theater

AUVSI’s Startup Showdown is back for the third year and is better than ever! This must-attend event for investors, unmanned systems entrepreneurs and technology investors an opportunity for early-stage startups to present their new innovations to investors and the unmanned systems community. During the Startup Showdown, five companies will have six minutes to pitch their business, followed by a six-minute live question and answer session with the judges. One talented company will be crowned the Startup Showdown Champion!

The MIX

Sponsored by:
       

Wednesday, May 2
6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Hard Rock Cafe

AUVSI is taking over the Hard Rock Café in downtown Denver to bring you The MIX. Build personal connections with industry insiders while enjoying live music, plentiful food options, interactive games and a beer garden!