Mission of the ICUAS  Association, Inc.

The mission of the ICUAS Association, a non-profit organization registered in the State of Colorado, is to advance knowledge, education, basic and applied research and development in unmanned systems by:

  • Organizing  annual conferences, workshops, tutorials and other technical meetings in the area of unmanned systems in general, and in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in particular;
  • Offering short courses and other technical courses in unmanned systems to scientists, engineers, researchers and practitioners who are interested in learning and/or improving their knowledge in this area;
  • ​Publishing annually the ICUAS proceedings, which include findings and results of technical papers presented during the conferences;
  • Publishing  on an 'as needed basis' highly technical research monographs and textbooks in topics of interest in the area of unmanned systems.

​The ICUAS goals are to:

  • Benefit researchers, scientists, engineers and practitioners;
  • Advance the state-of-the-art in unmanned systems;
  • Contribute to developing the next generation of unmanned systems;
  • Contribute to the advancement of higher education;
  • Educate the general public about how unmanned systems may be used in a wide spectrum of civilian and public domain applications like search and rescue, emergency response, early fire detection and forest protection, environmental monitoring, to name but a few applications.

International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems Association, Inc.