Global Drone Conference KUALA LUMPUR 2019

Asia’s Flightpath:
Future Growth, Industry Verticals

21 October 2019 
MITEC, Kuala Lumpur

A prelude to the International Space & Defence Expo to be held in July 2020 in Langkawi Malaysia

Join us to pioneer Asia’s UAV industry

One of the world’s fastest growing industries is now at our doorstep. Join us at the Global Drone Conference 2019, an inaugural gathering of key minds across a variety of business verticals that seeks to explore future possibilities, applications and commercialisation of the future $14 billion Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) global drone market.

In one full day, you’ll hear fresh new ideas, participate in meaningful discussions and witness ground-breaking innovations! Be part of this build up towards the International Space & Defence Expo 2020 – as we explore the future industries of the region. Don’t miss this chance to take flight and witness the dawn of this new revolutionary industry in Asia!

Why Attend?

We’re bringing the world’s biggest companies, future innovators and pioneers under one roof to share their thoughts and weigh in on the future of the UAV and drone industry. As an attendee, you’ll:

Stay Informed

Get insights about the UAV & drone industry from thought leaders in the business

Align Compliance

Get crucial regulatory and legislative information from speakers within governments

Plan for the Future

Explore untapped opportunities & possibilities in the drone market

Embolden your Vision

Hear live panel discussions about the vision & direction of the industry

Lead the Charge

See examples of how the industry helps the digitisation of the economy and society

Seek Inspiration

Be inspired by
cutting-edge case studies from global companies
& businesses

Soak in Innovation

Witness a tour-de-force of exhibits from giants within the industry

Witness Greatness

See the world’s best & brightest talents compete in Asia’s first ever drone hackathon

Build Rapport

Forge partnerships & push boundaries via our Business Matching Programme

Our Speakers

They come from world-leading corporations, to government agencies, to niche industries and organisations. Our carefully curated line of world-class speakers will provide you precious insights and a holistic view of the UAV and commercial drone industry that you won’t find anywhere else!

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Jin Xi Cheong

CEO, Poladrone


Nepal Flying Labs

Prof. Dato’ Ir. Er. Dr. Mohd Dali bin Isa


Andrew Rothgaber

International Business Development
Zipline International


Asia Drone & IoT Technologies

Dr Mohd Yazid Ahmad

Deputy Director General, STRIDE
Malaysian Ministry of Defence

ZALA Pogorelcnik

Independent Advisor
Former APAC
Regional Director

Brig. Gen (R) Dato’ Hj Mohd Nazri

President of MUDAS

Dr. Mohd Harris Ismail, PhD

Ascension Technology

KamarulazmAn Muhamed

Founder, CEO
Aerodyne Group

LT.M N.G.Senthelnathan

Malaysia Civil Defense Force (MCDF) Officer

Anthony DAVIE

Simply Success, Huverr and Gildas

Dr. İsmail Bayezit

Istanbul Teknik Universitesi (ITU)

Bobby Varanasi

Matryzel Consulting Inc

Dr Lee Beng Yong

Senior Lecturer,
UiTM Sarawak

Rizal Kamaruzzaman

Executive Director, Tindakan Strategi

Nordin Abdullah

Managing Director, Glenreagh Sdn Bhd

Who Should Attend

The Global Drone Conference provides an inclusive platform to participate, engage and invest in the commercial UAV and drone sector, no matter your background:

UAV Drone Enthusiasts

Industry Professionals

Startups and Entrepreneurs

Corporate Leaders

Private and Public Sector Leaders

Lecturers and Academicians


Join us if you’re from these verticals



Energy & Utilities

Forestry & Agriculture

Infrastructure & Transportation

Mining & Aggregates

Public Safety & Emergency Services

Security and Defence

Surveying & Mapping


Get Your Ticket

Time to take flight with the world’s fastest growing industry! Choose the ticketing plan of your choice, and we will see you at the Global Drone Conference KL 2019.

Early Bird


RM1,200 (Malaysian)
RM1,500 (Non-Malaysian)

Ends 15 September 2019 (11.59pm GMT +8)

Access to Drone Showcase Area is FREE

Standard Ticket



RM1,500 (Malaysian)
RM1,800 (Non-Malaysian)

16 September – 15 October 2019 (11.59pm GMT+8)

Access to Drone Showcase Area is FREE

Walk-In Ticket

RM 2,100

 Walk-in registrations

over the counter

Access to Drone Showcase Area is FREE

Our Speakers

Our inaugural Global Drone Conference 2019 features a diverse line of world-class speakers from a range of experiences and areas of the UAV and drone industry. Prepare to enrich your perspectives and challenge held assumptions! 

More Details

Conference Agenda

See what we have in store for you. From inspiring talks, to a lively hackathon, to interesting exhibits, you’ll have no shortage of activities to immerse yourself in.

Full Agenda

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Global Drone Conference KL 2019 and
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Join our Business Matching Programme

Get matched with corporations, SMEs and startups from various industry verticals, countries and markets. This private networking programme gives you the time and space needed to explore options, negotiate and exchange insights – all the ingredients you’ll need to establish solid collaborations or partnerships.

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity. Fill up the form below to book your place now – slots are limited!

Business Matching Programme Form

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