24 – 26 MAY 2023, ČAKOVEC, CROATIA


MAY 2023



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Save your place – register today! Entry fee includes participation at the Show, event materials, lunches, refreshments & networking party (drinks & food inc.)

Preliminary Agenda

Wednesday, 24 May: C-UAV Technology: Advancements and Challenges
9:30 – 10:00 Opening Ceremony Participants: Međimurje County, City of Čakovec, UK Embassy (TBC), Israel Embassy, Mario Šercer (Metal Centre), Nataša Gajski Kovačić (Konfa Media)
10:00 – 10:20 Next-Generation Cyber-Centric Counter-UAV Technology for Sensitive Environments – Marina Aibinder, D-Fend Solutions
10:20 – 10:35 Long Range drone jammer hunter FD and handheld drone jammer hunter XRS Jammers – Dymstec
10:35 – 10:50 Mobile Counter-UAV Systems, Igor Tešanović, RiniGARD
10:50 – 11:20 Networking coffee break
11:20 – 11:50 Clearing the Air: Mitigating Drone Risks and Creating Safer Spaces; Ken Liddell, OSL
11:50 – 12:10 Unmanned Systems in the Protection of Critical Infrastructure; Zvonko Orehovec, DOK-ING
12:10 – 12:30 The legal framework for C-UAS activities in the Republic of Croatia; Dejan Markač, Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Croatia
12:30 – 12:50 CUAV technology comparison; Jergus Tatos, D-fend Solutions
12:50 – 13:30

Panel discussion:

How can we effectively defend against the security threats posed by drones through innovative technologies and strategies, while navigating the technical challenges of this emerging threat in a global context?

13:30 – 14:30 Networking Lunch
14:30 – 15:00 Transfer to the Airport
15:00 – 18:00 Flight Zone Demonstrations, Airport Čakovec (Zrinskih 5, 40000, Pribislavec)
19:00 Networking Party, Metal Centre Čakovec


Thursday, 25 May: UAV Applications and Innovations
9:00 – 9:20 Regulation (EU) 2021/664 on the regulatory framework for U-space; Mišo Mudrić, Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb:
9:20 – 9:40 The Use of Drone Technology in Protecting the Borders of Bosnia and Herzegovina; Svevlad Hoffmann, Border Police of Bosnia and Herzegovina
9:40 – 10:00 Remotely piloted aircraft systems; Marko Đulić, Croatian Border Police
10:00 – 10:20 Resilient Navigation System: Safe & Secure Navigation for UAV in GNSS Denied Environment, Radim Peřina, Honeywell
10:20 – 10:50 Networking coffee break
10:50 – 11:10 Drones in Civil Protection; Aleksandar Ljubljanović, Directorate of Civil Protection of the Republic of Croatia
11:10 – 11:30 Maximizing Your Drone Operations: Legal Flying Guide, Pilot Training, and Fleet Management Solutions; OneDrone
11:30 – 11:50 UAV technologies; Elbit, Israel
11:50 – 12:10 Advanced technologies in perimeter protection; Vito Lalić, Zees & Konica Minolta
12:10 – 12:30 Body Cams, ORQA/AKD
12:30 – 13:10

Panel discussion:

How can we ensure safe and effective integration of drone technology into various industries and sectors, while addressing regulatory and legal challenges and maximizing the potential of innovative drone technologies in areas such as border protection, civil protection, firefighting, and more?

13:10 – 14:10 Networking Lunch
14:30 – 15:00 Transfer – airport
15:00 – 18:00 Flight Zone Demonstrations, Airport Čakovec (Zrinskih 5, 40000, Pribislavec)
19:10 Transfer – dinner (from Metal Centre)
20:00 Official Show Dinner – Bajkovita šuma (Ul. Vladimira Nazora 29a, 40311, Lopatinec)


Friday, 26 May: Robotics and Future Technologies
9:30 – 9:50 Robots in Civil Protection; Mladen Vinković, Directorate of Civil Protection of the Republic of Croatia
9:50 – 10:20 SILVANUS Project: Innovative Wildfire Protection Using UAV and UGV Technologies; Krishna Chandramouli, Venaka Treleaf
10:10 – 10:30 DJI Technology; One Drone
10:30 – 10:50 Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) used in combat operations globally; Ivan Galović
10:50 – 11:20 Networking coffee break
11:20 – 11:40 DroneWISE Project Follow-Up: Lessons Learned and Future Plans
11:40 – 12:10 Enhancing Airport Security with PRAETORIAN Project: A Successful First Live Demonstration; Končar Digital, Zagreb Airport and RiniGARD:
12:10 – 12:30 Empowering SMEs Through Horizon Europe: Key Tips and Insights for Accessing and Succeeding in EU-Funded Projects; Jelena Levak, Project Manager and Consultant
12:30 – 13:10 Panel discussion:

How can emerging technologies, such as UAVs, UGVs, and robotics, be utilized to improve disaster response and public safety, while addressing the regulatory and security challenges they present?

13:10 – 13:15 Closing Show – Nataša Gajski Kovačić (Konfa Media)
13:15 – 14:15 Networking Lunch


Download our guide with the information on how to reach our location and get the full agenda.

We are bringing to one place Autonomous Systems and Technology: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) and Ground Vehicles (UGV), as well as Counter-UAV and Robotic Technology.

This conference targets professionals in emergency services, law enforcement agencies, military, and manufacturers specializing in critical infrastructure protection, crisis management, security, risk management, autonomous systems, and technology. It offers a unique opportunity for experts from diverse fields to share knowledge, insights, and best practices while staying up-to-date on the latest trends and developments.

The conference also provides SMEs and startups with a platform to showcase their innovative products and services, network with industry leaders, and establish strategic partnerships to drive business growth and innovation. Join us and become a part of this dynamic community of professionals working to make the world a safer place.

VENUE: Metal Centre Čakovec, CRO

The city of Čakovec has a perfect geostrategic position and has an excellent connection with Zagreb and border countries Austria, Slovenia and Hungary. The Metal Centre was chosen due to its supportive entrepreneurial environment and modern facilities that meet all the needs of the high-tech conference.

Address: Bana Josipa Jelačića 22 D, Čakovec

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Flight zone for CUAV and UAV demonstration will be organised at Airport Čakovec, located in Pribislavec, 4km from the main venue. A free bus transfer will be organised every day from the conference area to the flight zone for all interested participants (6 min drive).

Address: Zrinskih 5, 40000, Pribislavec

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BONUS EVENT: 26 MAY 2023, 10:00h


Start your digitalisation journey and receive top-quality tailored support on advanced manufacturing and digitalisation processes through ADMA TranS4MErs xChange Platform.

For SMEs and business organisations alike, ADMA’s open digital platform will grant you access to workshops, remote advisory services, virtual training and webinars, and ad-hoc remote support.

Join our presentation and workshop: Tourist Board of Međimurje County, Bana Josipa Jelačića 22E, 40000, Čakovec

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By identifying the sponsorship & exhibition opportunities that suit business development objectives, you have a chance to display or demonstrate your products and meet customers face-to-face.

Find out how attending and displaying at the Show can benefit your business.

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