Big Drone Show Announces Broad Range of Speakers Focused on Future of Industry

The Sky Guys this week announced the first round of speakers at the 2017 Big Drone Show.

Now in its second year, the Big Drone Show is a two-day event that will take place in Toronto on September 27 and 28 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

Guest speakers at The Big Drone Show include Jon Gaster, CEO of KSI Data Sciences; Kenneth Kranz, chief technical architect of Cognizant Drone Venture; and Jeremey Wang, chief technology officer of Defiant Labs.

“The Big Drone Show is fast approaching and we are really excited to have attracted such an impressive roster of speakers,” said Adam Sax, CEO of The Sky Guys. “We’re looking forward to announcing more guests and panels in the coming weeks.”

The speakers’ backgrounds span a wide range of sectors from military and aerospace to automation and the Internet of Things, which reflects the tremendous growth of the drone industry.

According to a recent report from DroneDeploy, a cloud software platform for commercial drones, “the drone industry has exploded in the last year,” adding that drones are “redefining business.”

“These are truly industry leaders,” noted Sax. “The drone sector is focused on the future, so whenever a group of the sharpest minds meet, it is always fascinating.”

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