AUVSI Heartland Chapter Announces Unmanned Systems for Agriculture Conference

The Association of Unmanned Systems International (AUVSI) Heartland Chapter is pleased to announce a conference focusing on the application of unmanned systems within agriculture. The event is titled “Unmanned Systems & Agriculture: Realizing the Field of Dreams.” The event will be a 1 day conference emphasizing the regulatory and legal issues impacting the use of unmanned systems in agriculture as well as leading research and applications for the use of unmanned systems to improve agriculture. The Heartland Chapter is hosting this event to nurture and expand partnerships amongst members of the unmanned systems community, business, academia and government and to […]

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The January 8-9, 2015 frozen UAS tour blows into Grand Forks, North Dakota

ASPRS members from Minnesota, Wisconsin and North Dakota drove through brisk winter weather (30-40 mph winds and temps below zero) to meet in Grand Forks, North Dakota which is now a center for high-end Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).

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2015 ASPRS Western Great Lakes student travel grant program now accepting applications

Students at colleges and universities in the WGL region are encouraged to apply for a $500 grant towards conference travel.

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Western Great Lakes Annual Meeting coming up January 29th

Join us in Lake Elmo, MN to celebrate another successful year in the ASPRS Western Great Lakes Region.

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Save the date for Spring 2015 “Spotlight Event” in Eau Claire

The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and ASPRS Western Great Lakes Region are co-hosting a “geospatial confluence” of GIS, remote sensing, and photogrammetric professionals on Friday, April 17th on the UWEC campus. Details of the full-day (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) event are forthcoming.  Visit the UW-Eau Claire Department of Geography and Anthropology Website for more information as it becomes available.

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