Skydio’s Ascend 2023: A Pioneering Leap in Drone Tech

A revolutionary drone event is taking to the skies on September 20, 2023, at 10 am PST. Dubbed “Ascend 2023,” this virtual affair from Skydio promises to be more than a standard technology conference. Here's why every drone enthusiast should mark their calendar.

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, teases the event's unique flavor, saying, “We'll get to the point — this isn't going to be your average drone event. This is going to be something different. Something special.” Attendees can expect an unveiling of “groundbreaking technology that will redefine what drones can do.”

For just 90 minutes, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. PST, participants will receive an exclusive peek into Skydio's newest innovations. These range from the latest in software and services to advancements in (AI) and computer vision.

The real treat? A chance to interact directly with the very minds shaping the drone world. Those attending can pitch their questions to leading experts and glean insights straight from the Skydio product team.


Underscoring the event's significance, Adam Bry, Skydio's CEO further shared, “Drones enable the core industries that our civilization runs on —transportation, public safety, energy, construction, communications, defense, and more — to operate more safely and more efficiently, by putting sensors wherever they're needed, whenever they're needed, while keeping people safely on the ground. The transition to autonomy delivers a step change in the accessibility and utility of drones by extending the capabilities of the pilot, allowing for faster scaling of drone programs.”

While the virtual event promises wide access, an in-person segment will be available to a select few through invitations. This exclusive opportunity provides intimate interaction with industry frontrunners for those deeply invested in autonomous flight's future.

Don't miss out on this historic moment in 's evolution. With limited spots available, ensure your seat by registering at Skydio's Ascend 2023 page today.

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Haye Kesteloo
Haye Kesteloo

Haye Kesteloo is the Editor in Chief and Founder of, where he covers all drone-related news, DJI rumors and writes drone reviews, and, for all news related to electric vehicles. He is also a co-host of the PiXL Drone Show on YouTube and other podcast platforms. Haye can be reached at haye @ or @hayekesteloo.

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