The EPFL Drone Days are a joint collaboration of three institutional partners: EPFL, FAI and SRSA.
EPFL is Europe’s most cosmopolitan technical university with students, professors and staff from over 120 nations. A dynamic environment, open to Switzerland and the world, EPFL is centered on its three missions: teaching, research and technology transfer. EPFL works together with an extensive network of to bring about real impact for society.
The Swiss Rotor Sports Association is a non-profit organisation founded wit hthe vision of supporting FPV Racing, by organizing the official Swiss Drone Racing Championship as well as informational events, and through public work. It actively participates in raising the profile of the sport with media channels and provides assistance and technical knowhow to other drone sport organisations.
The Fédération Aéronautique Internationale, FAI – The World Air Sports Federation, was founded in 1905.
It is a non-governmental and non-profit making international organisation with the aim of furthering aeronautical and astronautical activities worldwide. It is recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
For the event’s organisation, EPFL benefits from the support of and collaboration with the students assocation Aéropoly.–
AéroPoly was born out of the desire to share the passion of flying in all its forms with the largest number of EPFL students and staff. It has as a mission to promote air sports on the campus and to organise aerial activities. It also aims to support EPFL teams in competitions, for example in international contests.