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At the world’s largest event for unmanned and autonomous systems, you’ll find your momentum, that something extra that gives you a competitive edge – your X factor.

Only AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2020 allows you to get up close to groundbreaking innovation, immerse yourself in new ideas, gain a new perspective and experience everything you need to elevate your business.
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From energy to transportation and construction to defense, join 8,500+ users, technologists and policymakers to collaborate on ideas, share lessons learned and build new partnerships. SEE WHO ATTENDS
Explore today’s proven capabilities and tomorrow’s advancements through hands-on exhibits and interactive demos from 700+ manufacturers and service providers. LEARN MORE
Get practical solutions and easily implementable ideas you can put into action right away through educational sessions covering the industry’s most pressing topics.

Welcome to your XPONENTIAL Exhibitor Console!

The Exhibitor Console is your XPONENTIAL hub for all the information you need to know – from deadlines to promotional items - in one convenient location.

Important Dates and Information
Update Online Booth Information ASAP
Update Print Profile + Cross-Reference Categories ASAP
Insertion Order Deadline for Official Printed Program and Show Daily TBD
Submit Certificate of Insurance TBD
Authorize Exhibitor Appointed Contractor TBD
Secure your Hotel Room TBD
Register your Team Members TBD


The AUVSI Startup Showdown is a competition for early-stage, disruptive companies who are creating, innovating or enhancing unmanned systems technologies and applications. Startup Showdown identifies up-and-coming, investment-worthy startups and gives them a platform to share their innovations with investors and corporates looking to form profitable connections with the next generation of game-changers.

Five finalists will be selected among the applicants — each will have ten minutes each to pitch their business to the panel of judges and a chance to win a grand prize package valued at $35,000!

Interested in applying to be a finalist?

The winner of the 2019 Startup Showdown is PreVision!

Check out all of the 2019 finalists below:

Cuberg is an energy startup developing an ultra-lightweight and safe battery cell. Cuberg spun out of Stanford in 2016 and counts Boeing HorizonX Ventures as its most recent lead investor. Its technology will power the unmanned aerial vehicles of the future and bring about mass-market electrification of cars, air taxis, and airliners.

Hionos offers drone manufacturers an autopilot that meets the most demanding aeronautics standards (DO-178C DAL A), ensuring the highest level of safety and reliability. Compatible with any drone and hardware (off the shelf or custom), we enable new drone operations that are currently prohibited, such as urban operations or people transportation. 

Horizon 31 is transforming the way you operate small unmanned vehicles by providing the first truly global C2 solution. The MAVNet technology combines line-of-sight, cellular LTE, and satellite radios for virtually unlimited range while a novel cloud-based ground control system allows users to share data and aircraft across multiple pilots.

Internest is a French startup, specialized in guiding and positioning technology. We developed a guiding system for rotary aircraft. Our solution secures: take-off and landing, the most complex maneuvers for rotary wings. Internest contributes to solve some of the issues related to autonomous flights and the new challenges of urban air mobility.

PreVision users can see the world LIVE in 3D from any angle or perspective, like a live GoogleEarthTM with 4Hz update in full 3D.  PreVision calls this technology Live Imagery Maps In Time (LIMIT).  For immediate situation awareness LIMIT user gain prevision or the ability to see in advance; to predict or forecast, and to understand or foreknow.

Meet the 2019 Judges

Buddy Arnheim
Partner, Perkins Coie

Sean Murphy
Senior Engineer/UAS Program Director, T-Mobile

Beckett Jackson
Investing Director, Boeing HorizonX

Marco Rubin
Senior Investment Director, Center for Innovative Technology

Betsy Ziegler
CEO, 1871