About the conference

The Zimbabwe International Drone Conference is the premier gathering of Drone Industry Stakeholders from across Africa.  

The conference will bring together the best minds in the Drone Industry and explore ways in which the law and technology can contribute towards revolutionising industrial operations through disruptive innovation. There are legal, privacy and safety concerns to consider when incorporating drones in an economy’s daily operations, especially when they fly in public spaces.

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Why Attend

LEARN. CONNECT. GROW

This International conference is a high-impact event designed to create networking opportunities, new business relationships, partnerships and knowledge sharing for those who attend. We believe that a platform like this is one of the best ways to explore the potential of drones, promote your business services, generate leads and connect you with experts in the drone industry.

 

But don’t just take our word for it, here are highlights from last year’s inaugural Drone Conference and what those who attended had to say about it: 2021 DRONE CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Building on the success from 2021, we aim to make the 2022 Drone Conference more impactful and worthwhile for everyone who attends.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

Learn more about the drone industry and how you can participate in it

Drones and unmanned aerial systems are changing business and transforming the way we work
across the world and these changes will impact you. Find out about how drones are being used
across several industries and how you can successfully integrate them into your organisation.

Understand the laws &
regulations

Whether you have an interest in Drone technology from commercial applications, social &
humanitarian applications or recreational hobby use you must know the rules that govern drone
use. Hear directly from the Civil Aviation on key matters related to drones in Zimbabwe.

Network with drone industry leaders from across Africa

This conference has been specifically designed with a diversity of topics and speakers, many of whom are pioneers and leaders in the drone industry across Africa. Connect with drone professionals who are at the forefront of drone technology integration.

Stay Ahead and Up to date on the latest technology

You will learn about the latest developments in drone hardware, software, drone fleet management
systems, policies and best practices to improve your business. See examples and drone use cases of how the industry helps the economy and society at large.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Tawanda-Chihambakwe

Director, PRECISION AERIAL GROUP (Zimbabwe)

Sam Twala

Director, NTSU AVIATION SOLUTIONS (South Africa)

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Director, PARTHENIUS AIR 

(South Africa)

Kim James

Kim James

Director, DRONE GUARDS (South Africa)

SESSION SPEAKERS

Alex Chiduwa

Alex Chiduwa

Flight Operations Inspector

CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY OF ZIMBABWE

Patrick Weeden

Director, SCOUT AERIAL AFRICA (Zimbabwe)

Engineer Proud Mundenda-2

Engineering Manager, Harare Region, ZETDC (Zimbabwe)

Daniel Blomerus (1)

Drone Insurance
Specialist at Unicorn Insurance Brokers (South Africa)

Tatenda Mafara

General Manager, IRON MASK AEROTECH (Zimbabwe)