XPONENTIAL 2016 (formerly AUVSI) will be held from May 2nd - 5th in New Orleans, LA. This RoboticsTomorrow.com Special Tradeshow report aims to bring you news, articles and products from this years event.

Special Tradeshow Coverage for XPONENTIAL 2016

Brandon Hetherington for | RoboticsTomorrow.com


RoboticsTomorrow.com - Special Tradeshow Coverage of XPONENTIAL 2016 in New Orleans, LA.

More than 8,000 industry leaders and professionals from more than 55 countries are expected to attend XPONENTIAL 2016. The exhibit hall will showcase more than 600 cutting-edge companies from around the world, representing more than 20 industries. In addition, there will be more than 300 educational sessions, providing information about the future of unmanned systems policy, regulations and technology.

Visit the XPONENTIAL 2016 2016 Website.

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This article will assist you in finding what you are interested in at XPONENTIAL 2016.



The largest exhibit hall dedicated to unmanned systems in the world with over 350,000 sq. ft. (32,500 sq. m.) of space and more than 600 exhibitors. It is the place to find the latest solutions and products the industry has to offer and to connect with colleagues and new business partners.  View list of Exhibitors:

Educational Sessions: Whether you have an extra few minutes in the Expo Hall to participate in an Ask the Expert session, or if you have a planned agenda including numerous panels and workshops, you’ll find all of the content you need at the event. Click here to check out the more then 100 Educational Sessions.

Startup Showdown:  The Startup Showdown is a must-attend event for investors, unmanned systems entrepreneurs and technology innovators, where three lucky companies will compete for a $15,000 grand prize.  Check out more.

Here are some must sees for attendees of this years XPONENTIAL.

Robots in Action:  Exhibitors show off their small unmanned systems’ capabilities at the combined air and ground demonstration area, which is located centrally on the show floor. The demonstrations provide attendees with a chance to watch live operations of emerging technologies in the small unmanned systems industry.

Innovation Hub:  Free to all attendees, connect in the center of it all with the industry's top thought leaders and subject matter experts at the Innovation Hub to participate in Special Interest Sessions, peer-to-peer discussion groups, visit the answer bar or check out an Ask the Expert Roundtable session and more! 

Beyond the Booth:  The Beyond the Booth Showcase features the latest new product releases and partnership opportunities from exhibiting companies. AUVSI selects and curates the best exhibitor content to provide attendees with valuable industry insights.

Technology Pavilions

Technology pavilions provide a hub for attendees to see the latest innovation for one specific market segment.

Air:  Engines, gimbals and retrieval systems are just a handful of the components that are applicable for unmanned aircraft systems. Innovative products and services for UAS will be a key feature of the air pavilion.

Startup:  The startup pavilion features the newest players in the unmanned systems industry. Stop by and see what these entrepreneurs have to offer.

Survey & Mapping:  New for 2015! With over two thousand 333 exemptions, aerial surveying is one of the leading industries receiving exemptions. The Survey & Mapping Pavilion is the best way to showcase your solution for this growing industry.

Visit RoboticsTomorrow.com Sponsors at the show:

maxon precision motors

Booth #1501 & PMR263

Harmonic Drive

Booth #1730
Epson Robots - Booth #941
Micromo - Booth #1124
Humanistic Robotics - Booth #359


News from XPONENTIAL 2016: Updated regularly so check back for more as the show approaches - Send us your news releases


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