At the world’s largest (virtual) 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 discover groundbreaking innovation, immerse yourself in new ideas, gain new perspectives and experience everything you need to elevate your business from the comfort of your own home.
Defense Energy Agriculture Retail + Logistics Public Safety Transportation Communications Mapping + Surveying Oil + Gas Construction Automated Vehicles Mining
From energy to transportation and construction to defense, join the unmanned systems community including 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 virtual exhibits, community Q&A, and roundtable discussions with hundreds of manufacturers and service providers. SEE WHO'S EXHIBITING
Get practical solutions and easily implementable ideas you can put into action right away through live-streamed and on-demand 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

Virtual Platform Launch

Note: only registered attendees can access the virtual platform and virtual booth. 

September 28, 2020

Virtual Platform Coffee Talk

  • Zoom Link 
  • Meeting ID: 865 9877 2303
  • Passcode: 447699
  • Phone: +1 301 715 8592

October 1, 2020

1:00pm EST

XPONENTIAL 2021 Rebook

Rebook will take place during XPONENTIAL 2020. You will receive an email by Thursday, October 5 with your rebook time. This will be the time that you can log into the system and select your physical booth location for XPONENTIAL 2021 scheduled for Atlanta May 3-6.

October 7-8, 2020

Use our Promotional Toolkit to share your participation at XPONENTIAL and give your customers a discounted registration with code EXHOFFXPO20!

Stephen Cook

Technical Fellow, Airworthiness
Northrop Grumman Corporation


Dr. Stephen Cook is the Northrop Grumman Fellow in the Northrop Grumman Office of Independent Airworthiness, where he is responsible for developing and implementing airworthiness policy and strategy across Northrop Grumman’s portfolio of manned and unmanned aircraft.

Within the broader airworthiness community, Dr. Cook leads standards development efforts for manned and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in multiple consensus standards bodies including ASTM, ICAO, and RTCA. He serves as Chair of the ASTM Task Group on Autonomy in Aviation and also leads the airworthiness subcommittee for UAS. In partnership with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Dr. Cook led the formation of the Certificate of Study in Airworthiness Engineering - the first graduate program in airworthiness in the United States which was recognized with the Engineers’ Council Distinguished Engineering Project Achievement Award in 2017.

Before joining Northrop Grumman, Dr. Cook worked at the MITRE Corporation as Principal Safety Engineer where he supported multiple efforts to integrate civil and military UAS into the National Airspace System. Prior to joining MITRE, Dr. Cook served as a civilian at the Naval Air Systems Command where he led the UAS Division of the Airworthiness Directorate, an independent office within the Command responsible for certifying the airworthiness of Navy and Marine Corps aircraft. Dr. Cook has also taught as an Adjunct Visiting Professor to the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at North Carolina State University.
Dr. Cook earned his Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Maryland in 2003, and M.S. and B.S. degrees in aerospace engineering from North Carolina State University. He became an Associate Fellow of AIAA in 2016, and received the Engineers’ Council Outstanding Engineering Merit Achievement Award in 2018.


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