The FAI International Drones Conference and Expo offers a unique platform for sports organisations, businesses, governmental authorities and end users from around the world to discuss how drones are used today, and create a framework for how they will be used in the future.

Part of the public EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) Drone Days 2018, the 2nd FAI International Drones Conference and Expo will run from August 31 to September 2, and will welcome expert speakers and visitors from around the world.

General Information

Registration and activity fees must be paid by credit card during the registration process. Payment for hotels will be taken upon check-in on arrival day.

Note that a valid student card is required if you register as "Student" (copy to be scanned and sent or faxed to +41 21 616 86 47).

Media & Exhibitors
Please send an email to if you would like to register as a media or an exhibitor.

Already Registered?
If you wish to come back to your registration, please use your direct login link which you will find in your confirmation email.

Registration Cancellation Policy
To cancel your registration to FAI Drones Conference 2018, please send a written notice to

  • Up to 1 August 2018 : 50% of the registration fees will be reimbursed
  • After 1 August 2018 : No fees will be reimbursed.

All reimbursements will be processed after the conference.

Registration fees

Access to all Conference sessions and exhibition areas, coffee breaks and lunch, DRONEMASTERS MeetUp, access to the drone racing competition and to the public EPFL Robotics Showcase.

250 CHF

175 CHF
100 CHF


Deadline for online registration: Sunday August 26, 2018
Deadline for hotel reservations: Tuesday August 28, 2018

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