CINCINNATI — (BUSINESS WIRE) — April 26, 2017 — Velocity Group, a full-service onshore product development and rapid time-to-market firm, will showcase its drone design and manufacturing expertise at XPONENTIAL 2017. Held May 8th to 11th in Dallas, Texas, it’s the largest tradeshow for unmanned systems and robotics bringing together over 7,000 commercial and defense buyers from across the entire unmanned ecosystems. As an exhibitor, Velocity Group is looking forward to an experience of unrivaled networking opportunities and sharing leading-edge technology, discoveries and knowledge for the year ahead.
Velocity Group will not only be a first-time exhibitor at this year’s tradeshow, but they have organized the highly anticipated Drone Design: Enabling Longevity and Market Acceptance Through Design Methodology panel which will include engineering leads from brands like Intel, Measure, Oceaneering, Puget Sound Energy, and Duke Energy. The panel discussion will be led by Velocity’s Director of Business Development, Robotics and Unmanned Systems, Ron Stearns and Design and Engineering Lead, Larry O’Cull. The panel discussion will begin on Monday, May 8th at 1:30 p.m. in Room C/147/148/154. Afterwards, the Velocity Group will put their drone design and product development knowledge capabilities to the test by helping booth visitors solve problems and creating concepts in real-time utilizing a full-sized iteration wall. On the last day of the show at 10:30 a.m. at Booth 3365, the Velocity Group’s Ron Stearns will be giving a presentation titled, “Commercial UAS: Access, Ecosystem and Market Evolution” as part of XPONENTIAL’s Starting Point program.
“Velocity Group is a full-service commercial drone development partner,” said Kent Savage, CEO of Velocity Group, “by bringing the full range of design and manufacturing services under one roof, we partner with commercial drone users, service providers, and system developers to create operationally relevant unmanned systems that lower operating costs, maintain technology relevancy, and enable rapid enterprise scaling.”
“Our booth presence at XPONENTIAL will provide Velocity Group with opportunities to interact directly with people involved in building commercial UAS businesses,” said Ron Stearns, Director of Business Development, Robotics and Unmanned Systems of Velocity Group. “We’ll be able to understand their obstacles to success and demonstrate how partnering with Velocity Group can provide them with an outward focus on growing their business.”
“AUVSI brings together the global unmanned systems and robotics community at XPONENTIAL to see and interact with the latest technology that will soon be part of our everyday lives,” said Bryan Wynne, president and CEO of AUVSI. “This year, we expect a record number of end users in attendance, all eager to discover new business partners to help them enter the market, including representatives from the telecommunications, energy, agriculture and insurance industries.”
For more information on Velocity Group’s involvement and activities at XPONENTIAL 2017, visit velocityfast.com.
About XPONENTIAL 2017
Backed by AUVSI, XPONENTIAL is the largest trade show for unmanned systems and robotics offering exclusive access to a highly targeted audience of over 7,000 unmanned vehicles and robotics professionals, with more than 650 exhibitors coming from a wide range of high-growth industries over the course of four days. The event features a cutting-edge conference highlighting the latest technology advancements, use cases and policy, networking opportunities, and a trade show floor with the full spectrum of unmanned systems across all domains. XPONENTIAL 2017 will be held May 8 to 11, 2017, at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.
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About Velocity Group
Velocity Group is at the leading edge of onshore new product development and rapid time-to-market services for a diverse customer set including entrepreneurs, middle market companies seeking expansion, and advanced R&D centers at leading OEMs. We are assembling a world-class portfolio of design and manufacturing organizations that put customer focus at the heart of everything we do. We seek out challenging opportunities and are working in innovative markets and with leading edge technologies that are introducing new, disruptive solutions every day.
To learn more about The Velocity Group or about the services the company offers, please visit velocityfast.com.
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