TekSummit on Drone, UAV & UAS

First Quarter, Annually

Jointly Hosted by GAO RFID Inc. & GAO Tek Inc.

This summit is an influential online event for leading drone, UAV and UAS experts, business managers and corporate executives from the US and Canada to discuss the latest developments and innovations in the drone, UAV and UAS industry.

Speakers, panellists, chairs, advisors and other participants come from major players in this fast growing drone, UAV and UAS industry such as Vantage Robotics, Skydio, Parrot, TerraView, Google, First iZ, Action Drone USA, DeDrone, Ambarella, Draganfly, FLIR Systems, Flyability, Kespry and Pix4d, Air Canada, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Amazon, Alphabet, FedEx, Uber, Facebook, IBM, Bechtel, DHL, Allstate, USAA, Walmart, Balfour Beatty, EasyJet, UPS, Shell, prestigious universities, and professional and standards organizations such as The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), The International Air Transport Association (IATA), International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), as well as US and Canadian government agencies related to drone, UAS and UAV such as the US Federal Aviation Administration, the US National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), the US Office of Marine and Aviation Operations (OMAO), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA), and Aviation and Air Transportation of Transport Canada.

Presentations Topics

Airspace Control for Drone, UAS & UAS

Airspace Management for Drone, UAS & UAS

Networked UAS

UAS Payloads


Path Planning and Navigation


Reliability of Drone, UAV & UAS

Biologically Inspired Drone, UAV & UAS

Risk Analysis

See/Sense-Detect-and-Avoid Systems

Control Architectures


Energy Efficient Drone, UAV & UAS

Sensor Fusion

Environmental Issues Caused by Drone, UAV & UAS

Smart Sensors on Drone, UAV & UAS

IoT, BLE or RFID People Tracking for Drone, UAV & UAS

IoT, BLE or RFID Asset Tracking for Drone, UAV & UAS

IoT, BLE or RFID Access Control for Drone, UAV & UAS

IoT, BLE or RFID Parking/Fleet Control for Drone, UAV & UAS

IoT, BLE or RFID Work in Progress for Drone, UAV & UAS

IoT, BLE or RFID Manufacturing 4.0 for Drone, UAV & UAS

IoT, BLE, or RFID Inventory or Warehouse Control for Drone, UAV & UAS

IoT, BLE, or RFID Traceability for Drone, UAV & UAS

Fail-Safe Systems

Drone, UAV & UAS Standardization

Frequency Management

Technology Challenges


Levels of Safety

UAS Communications

Manned/Unmanned Aviation

Drone, UAV & UAS Testbeds

Micro- and Mini- Drone, UAV, & UAS

UAS Transportation Management (UTM)

IoT (Internet of Things), Drone, UAS, & UAV

RFID (Radio Frequency Identification), Drone, UAS, & UAV

BLE (Low-Energy Bluetooth), Drone, UAS, & UAV

5G in Drone, UAV & UAS

6G in Drone, UAV & UAS

Drone, UAV & UAS Integration

Drone, UAV & UAS Training, Certification

Drone, UAV & UAS applications


Cargo transport



Filmmaking, light show, entertainment

Hobby and recreational use

Journalism, mass media

Scientific research

Search and rescue





Pollution and environmental monitoring

Oil, gas and mineral exploration and production

Disaster relief



Passenger transport

Law enforcement

Criminal and terrorist


Panel Discussions & Tutorials on Drone, UAV & UAS

Experts from sponsoring companies and from the hosting companies GAO RFID and GAO Tek hold panel discussions and give tutorials on how to apply the emerging ICT technologies such as cloud, IoT, RFID, BLE to the deployment, integration and maintenance of drone, UAV and UAS.

About TekSummit & the Hosting Companies GAO RFID & GAO Tek

TekSummit has an unprecedented format: daily, year-round, and high-impact online presentations by top technical experts, business managers and corporate executives to discuss emerging ICT technologies and their applications.

GAO RFID is a leader in RFID readers, tags, antennas, and solutions for access control, parking, asset tracking, people tracking, inventory management, WIP, etc. GAO Tek is a leader in fibre optical and other high-tech products for businesses. Both are based in New York, US and Toronto, Canada.