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Autonomous drones

This seminar will be hosted by Matthew Watt, Senior Project Manager of Amey. This event will be beneficial to all member grades from both commercial and geospatial disciplines.

The Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors North West & North Wales invites members and their work colleagues to the above seminar which qualifies for one hour of CPD.

The seminar will give an overview into the emerging technology that is drones, with a projected roadmap to the technology becoming autonomous. An outline agenda is as follows:

  • Drones vs sensors
  • The CAA (UK) and international regulations
  • Flying drones within visual line of sight
  • Beyond visual line of sight
  • Technological requirements to flying autonomously
  • Projected market integration to 2050

Registration from 6.00pm : Presentation at 6.30pm.   Refreshments will be served on arrival.

Speaker(s): Matthew Watt CEng MCInstCES. Matthew is the Account Manager on the AmeyVTOL Joint Venture and is working with several clients in order to develop the concept of operations for long range autonomous drones.

Venue: Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors

Dominion House,
Sibson Road,
M33 7PP

14th May


Starts: 6:00pm
Ends: 7:30pm

Sorry, booking for this event is now closed

Booking closed at 1:00pm, 14th May

Pricing information


£10.00 refundable deposit - this will be refunded to each delegate who attends, within 10 days after the event.

Contact information

For additional event information, please contact the following people:

Heather McGinty
0161 972 3100
ICES Region Event