In this one-day conference, you’ll have the opportunity to:
A full schedule and speaker list will be provided closer to the event.
Breakout room 1: Drones, Data and Agriculture – Farming from the Sky
Join our drop in session demonstrating the University of Plymouth’s, agri-tech Platforms.
Come along and find out how drones and data are revolutionising farming from the Sky. From remotely operated agri-tech platforms capable of planting, spraying and harvesting crops to creating multi spectral maps of the farm environment.
The University of Plymouth has a long track record in robotics and are working closely with companies in the South West to enable the region to be at the forefront of agricultural and technology innovations.
Breakout room 2: Visit to Immersive Business
Join our visit to Immersive Business on the Penryn Campus.
Immersive Business is establishing a new and unique immersive technology facility where businesses can access and benefit from virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality technologies.
Led by Falmouth University in collaboration with University of Exeter, Immersive Business will ensure that eligible small and medium sized businesses can compete nationally and globally through the development and application of the next competitive edge: immersive technologies.
Who is this event for?
This event is open to all with an interest in drones and data, with a particular focus on the work of SMEs in Cornwall. Those working in the field of drones, UAVs and UAVs, environmental intelligence, and machine learning and artificial intelligence are encouraged to attend.
Attendance of this conference is fully funded. Refreshments, lunch, and a networking reception will be included.
Location: Tremough Innovation Centre, Penryn
This event is organised by the CSATT project*, which is delivered by Truro and Penwith College and part-funded by the European Social Fund as part of the Meeting Smart Specialisation Business Needs through Higher Level Skills project. CSATT is supported by Aerospace Cornwall, Spaceport Cornwall, and Goonhilly Earth Station. You can find out more about CSATT here: https://www.truro-penwith.ac.uk/csatt
*The project is receiving up to £1.73m of funding from the European Social Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England. The Department for Work and Pensions (and in London the intermediate body Greater London Authority) is the Managing Authority for the England European Social Fund programme. Established by the European Union, the European Social Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support skills development, employment and job creation, social inclusion and local community regenerations. For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/european-growth-funding