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UAVAid Hosts FTL at Spanish UAV Demo Facility

As part of the readiness buildup to an upcoming deployment to Malawi as part of a UK Government DFID Pilot Programme Contract, UAVAid was delighted to host members of the Frontier Technology Livestreaming (FTL) team for a live demonstration of the Hansard system. The...

UAVAid Contributes To UPDWG Malawi Webinar

On Wednesday, May 22nd, UAVAid joined a UPDWG round table webinar to discuss the technical and logistical challenges encountered during UAV test flights in Malawi. The objectives of the session were to;1: Share knowledge gained from past deployments to help future...

UAVAid on London Aid&Trade AI Panel

UAVAid co-founder, Daniel Ronen, joined the Artificial Intelligence for Humanitarian Aid panel at Aid and Trade event at London’s Excel centre on 17 April 2019.

IMechE UAS Challenge Interviews Daniel Ronen

UAVAid co-founder, Daniel Ronen, recently gave an interview to the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), for their UAS Challenge. With the interview taking place at the Institution's HQ in London's Westminster, he discussed the Hansard UAS platform and the...

UAVAid Lecture at IMechE Croyden

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) Croyden meeting on 13th February, hosted UAVAid co-founder Daniel Ronen, to give a talk on "UAV's in Humanitarian Aid & Development". http://nearyou.imeche.org/near-you/UK/Greater-London/event-detail?id=15666 To an...

UAVAid Briefs DFID Secretary of State and Permanent Secretary

UAVAid co-founder Daniel Ronen briefed on the Hansard UAV system to the Rt Hon Penelope Mordaunt, Secretary of State DFID and Matthew Rycroft CBE, Permanent Secretary DFID, as part of the Department of International Development's Technology Week programme. The...

UAVAid Deploys To Malawi

UAVAid trial in Malawi. Kasungu. Demonstration of poor fuel supply from local suppliers.

UAVAid Supports Local Communities in Malawi

Kasungu, November 2018 During the recent visit to Malawi for UAV testing at the UNICEF drone corridor, co-founders Daniel Ronen and James Ronen made donations, on behalf of UAVAid, of a range of goods to support education and childhood welfare in the local Kasungu...

UAVAid at RAeS Young Persons Conference 2018

7th September 2018, London. Supporting the Royal Aeronautical Society Young Persons Conference 2018, UAVAid co-founder Daniel Ronen, today delivered a special presentation on UAV's in Humanitarian Aid and Development. Speaking to an audience of 100 students, graduates...

UAVAid Consortium Wins InnovateUK Development Grant

February 2018 UAVAid, the UK's leading developer of specialist long range multi-role UAV's for emergency response and international development applications, has announced it has been awarded a major grant from Innovate UK, the UK's innovation agency, to support...

UAVAid at Baze University, Nigeria

At an event organised by Crown Agents, UAVaid co-founder Daniel Ronen delivered a talk at Baze University, in the Nigerian capital of Abuja, on 5th July.  Speaking to an audience of government officials, university faculty and students, Daniel spoke about the latest...