Drone Days 2018

Drone Days 2018

EPFL, known especially for its research and innovations in robotics, is organizing EPFL Drone Days 2018, which will take place from Friday 31 August till Sunday 2 September.

The event will include:

  • Drone racing 
  • Robotics showcase
  • International Drones Conference and Expo

Demonstrations, hands-on workshops and flying sessions for the public – whether in VR or FPV modes – will further enhance the event!


The EPFL Drone Days will take place on the EPFL campus in Lausanne, in and around the MED building, Rolex Learning Center and Place Cosandey.

Please consult the detailed map for more information.

Access to the event is free, except for the FAI conference and expo.


General  schedule of the event:

Friday 31 August

Saturday 1 September

Sunday 2 September

For the schedules specific to each part of the event, please refer to the individual pages on the website.

Three institutional partners

The event brings together the expertise of three institutional partners : EPFL, SRSA and FAI.

All leaders in their respective field, they combine together an unsurpassed knowledge of all the different aspects of drones, from sport to scientific research, security or innovation.

epfl  srsa  fai