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Unmanned Systems magazine, AUVSI's monthly publication, highlights current global developments and unveils new technologies in air, ground, and maritime systems; covering defense, civil and commercial markets worldwide. The magazine is available monthly to all AUVSI members.

Daily eBrief is a daily news blast that will provide critical intelligence on the unmanned systems and robotics industry exclusively for AUVSI members. Stay informed on relevant updates that will keep you on top of industry trends and help you get ahead of the curve.


AUVSI's eBrief is a weekly electronic newsletter that includes the latest global industry news and information. Members have access to all articles - including advocacy updates and a full listing of business opportunities.

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AUVSI Events

AUVSI hosts meetings and events worldwide, providing education and networking opportunities for key industry leaders.

Registration Discounts
AUVSI members receive discounts on registration for most AUVSI events and can purchase proceedings or recorded materials from these events at a discount.


AUVSI XPONENTIAL, AUVSI’s Conference and Exhibition
This premier event unites the largest global community of drone, intelligent robotics and unmanned systems leaders to shape the future of the industry. Featuring the largest and most comprehensive trade show, this event is the spot to learn from daily keynotes with tech visionaries and 200+ world-class sessions as well as connect with 8,500+ industry pros and business experts from 20+ industries.

AUVSI Unmanned Systems–Defense. Protection. Security.
Unmanned Systems—Defense. Protection. Security. is the most comprehensive government-focused event within the unmanned systems industry—bringing together defense leaders, government decision makers and technology experts responsible for unmanned systems, intelligent robotics and components to discover what’s next.

Automated Vehicles Symposium
The Automated Vehicles Symposium convenes industry, government, and academia from around the world to address complex technology, operations, and policy issues. 1,500 thought leaders meet over 3 days to move us toward safe, automated mobility. The symposium is produced in partnership with the Transportation Research Board (TRB).

AUVSI's Remote Pilots Council

Remote Pilots Council
The AUVSI Remote Pilots Council provides a forum for remote pilots to engage directly with one another and the FAA. The Remote Pilots Council seeks to provide feedback on real-world operations, better understand the FAA waiver process and offer suggestions for increased efficiency, discuss operational challenges and potential solutions from within the industry, and prioritize needs for additional regulation. The council meets at the local and regional level in coordination with AUVSI chapters.

AUVSI Chapters provide a variety of networking and educational opportunities at a local and regional level across the U.S. and around the world.


AUVSI Webinars

AUVSI Webinar Series

AUVSI’s webinar series brings important industry updates and innovations right to your desk. These programs address the issues that matter most to the industry including regulations, use cases and emerging topics such as counter UAS technology and autonomous vehicles.

AUVSI Advocacy

AUVSI is the leading global organization representing the views of the unmanned systems and robotics community. Our online advocacy section provides members with legislative resources, news and updates, and tools to get involved.

Advocacy News (AUVSI members only)

AUVSI's Online Career Center

The AUVSI Career Center is the leading employment resource for job-seekers and employers in the unmanned systems industry.

AUVSI Foundation

AUVSI Student Competitions

Student Competitions

The AUVSI Foundation hosts and sponsors five different annual competitions to challenge students to design, build and deploy air, ground and maritime autonomous unmanned systems.

The AUVSI Foundation is a tax-exempt, 501(c)3 public charity that provides students with hands-on robotics activities designed to fuel and sustain their interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

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