Inside Unmanned Systems

DEC 2017 - JAN 2018

Inside Unmanned Systems provides actionable business intelligence to decision-makers and influencers operating within the global UAS community. Features include analysis of key technologies, policy/regulatory developments and new product design.

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On the heels of the International LiDAR Mapping Forum, Microdrones is excited to invite you to TWO very special and informative events: WHO: Geospatial professionals, business owners and academics interested in unmanned aerial LiDAR WHAT: 2 informative, independent workshops WHERE: Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center, 650 15 th St, Denver, CO 80202 WHEN: Thursday February 8, 2018 WHY: As a geospatial professional, you need to keep abreast of the latest applied science. These informative workshops, on the heels of ILMF in Colorado, are an easy way to do just that! MORNING SESSION: 8:00AM – 12:15PM ASPRS UAS LiDAR Workshop - Unmanned Airborne LiDAR for Precision Mapping COST: $100 workshop fee will be reimbursed by Microdrones with Registration for Microdrones afternoon session and advance registration for both. Professional Grade LiDAR systems are currently being used onboard unmanned aerial systems for high precision mapping applications. This 4-hr workshop is intended for the unmanned airborne LiDAR user community including mapping professionals, land surveyors, managers, and decision makers to understand the underlying concepts of LiDAR from the technical and business perspective in the form of theory and practice using real data sets from around the world. THE FOLLOWING WILL BE COVERED: 1. Mapping Frames of Reference – The Concepts • The Geoid • The Ellipsoid • Local Datums • Coordinate Transformations • Best Practice 2. Georeferencing – The Concepts • GNSS Concepts • Inertial Concepts • GNSS/Inertial Integration • RTK vs. PPK vs. DG vs. ISO • Best Practice 3. Definitions • Elevation Models (DEM, DTM, DSM, TIN, etc.) • Ortho Photos vs True Orthos • Point Cloud Colorization • LiDAR Boresighting • Time Synchronization • Photogrammetric Concepts • Benefits of Camera Integration with LiDAR 4. LiDAR Missions • User Needs Assessment • Mission Requirement Identification • Mission Planning • Mission Execution • Pre-mission, Post-mission, Pre-processing and Post-processing QC • Data Processing • Classification • Feature Extraction • Best Practice STAY ANOTHER DAY AND DOUBLE YOUR PRODUCTIVITY IN COLORADO. Thinking about making unmanned aerial LiDAR a part of your professional work? Dr. Mohamed M.R. Mostafa Microdrones ® AFTERNOON SESSION: 1:15PM – 5:15PM Microdrones mdLiDAR1000 Workshop – A Completely Integrated Hardware, Software and Workflow Package COST: $100 workshop fee will be reimbursed by Microdrones with advance registration for both this session and the morning ASPRS workshop Dr. Mohamed Mostafa and the mdSolutions Team at Microdrones will present their new unmanned aerial LiDAR system, it's capabilities, applications, and workflow. You'll see how LiDAR can be applied to professional applications ranging from surveying, inspection, avalanche detection, forestry and agriculture. Learn all about it and get $200 in workshop fees covered by Microdrones! REGISTRATION FOR THIS SPECIAL MICRODRONES OFFER IS LIMITED. NOTE: FREE offer is limited to Microdrones customers and prospective customers. Subject to review and approval by Microdrones management. TO REGISTER NOW CLICK HERE: Questions about the FREE offer for Microdrones before registering? Email your question to (Use Subject Header ASPRS) We look forward to seeing you in Colorado on February 8 th !

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