Thursday 3 May

Open to registered accredited attendees

The Australian Association for Unmanned Systems (AAUS) is proud to be presenting the Drones in Civil Security conference at CIVSEC 2018.

The conference will address the utility of Remotely Piloted Air Systems (RPAS) and other unmanned and autonomous systems in the security domain, including regulatory and communications/cyber issues for operators.

Conference themes will include:

Use of Drones for Border Protection, Policing, Emergency Response and Fire Fighting Regulatory Considerations for Drone Operations used in National Interest Security Threats and Use of Counter Drone Technology Industry perspective and challenges Emerging Technologies.

Free of charge to attend, the Drones in Civil Security Conference is open to accredited registered trade visitors to CIVSEC 2018. (Places are limited and pre-registration is recommended with pre-registration being available from February 2018).

The conference will be held on May 3, 2018 during CIVSEC 2018 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.


The AAUS is now calling for papers to be submitted for presentations at the conference.  They require a short abstract on the presentation identifying the title, themes and presenters by February 2, 2018.

All conference enquiries including any potential papers can be directed to:

Greg Tyrrell
Executive Director
Australian Association for Unmanned Systems (AAUS)
Telephone: 0458 850 202
Email: Greg.Tyrrell@aaus.org.au