The event will take place in October 2018 over three days and include three components:
Health, technology, and transport experts from Africa and the rest of the world will come together to discuss the transformative opportunities for Lake Victoria region as well as for Africa in general.
A platform for the drone industry, including global logistics experts, startups, drone pilots, engineers and media, to showcase their innovations and state-of-art in technology for cargo drone deliveries and outline where it is going.
Adronechallenge–inspiredbysimilartechnologychallengesfrom solar cars to rocket industry – to surface emerging technologies for deployment in supply chain strengthening projects. The teams will abide by rules and regulations prescribed by the Tanzanian Civil Aviation and Military authorities to perform an assortment of tasks, including: vertical takeoff and landing, avoiding a designated no-fly zone, and satisfactory pickup and delivery of a medical parcel.