Join us on the 7th March to gain insights into the UAV industries within the region, exploring opportunities in both critical and emerging sectors.


Mr Sia Kheng Yok

Chief Executive​

Association of Aerospace Industries (Singapore)


Captain Illyaquila Fateen Ismail

Assistant Director - Flight Operations Division
Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia


Mr Mark ter Hove
Senior Manager AAM/UAM


Ms Teo Shiqi
Head Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Unmanned Systems Policy and Regulations Division
Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore


Mr Sanjay Suresh
GM Drone Services APAC


Mr Ryan Lee
Chief Executive Officer
Heron Airbridge


Ms Siu Min Lee
Regional Director Business Development APAC


Mr Mudzakkir Hatta
CEO Malaysia


Ms Kristen Mineck
Manager Aviation Requirements and Standards



10:30am – 10:35am

Opening Remarks

10:35am – 10:50am

Skybound Horizons: Unleashing the Future of Advanced Air Mobility

We invite you to embark on an extraordinary journey into the realm of tomorrow's transportation. Join Viasat as we unveil a captivating vision of a world transformed by cutting-edge technologies, where the skies are teeming with a seamless network of autonomous air vehicles.

In this immersive keynote experience, we will transport you to the year 2074, where advanced air mobility has become an integral part of our daily lives. Discover the captivating stories of visionary pioneers who have harnessed the power of advanced air mobility to overcome challenges and unlock new possibilities in fields such as air taxis, emergency response, urban planning, logistics, and beyond.

But this glimpse of the future, where dreams take flight and the impossible becomes reality, has already begun. And continues here at Drones and Uncrewed Asia 2024.

10:50am – 11:30am

Harmonising Operational Procedures: Converging Paths Toward Standardisation

From multiple starting points there is a convergence of pathways towards standardising operational procedures for safe and secure UAV flights.

The session looks to explore the following:

  • What services are expected to drive demand?
  • How are individual authorities setting priorities and building capacity?
  • How is international co-op eration assisting in build a regional and global standards framework?
  • What are the barriers to progress?
  • What infrastructure and technology are needed in order to meet these common standards?
  • How can common standards drive interoperability and embrace new technology solutions?
11:30am – 11:45am


11:45am – 12:25pm

Going global: how the Asia Pacific region is leading the way in autonomous aviation

Advanced air mobility (AAM) is set to transform many sectors – from humanitarian aid and logistics to telecoms and agriculture. And the pace of change is fast.

Join regional experts for a discussion on the innovative work taking place right here in Singapore that is supporting the adoption of drones and uncrewed air vehicles across the globe. Discover how these companies are scaling from incubation to commercialisation to meet the growing market demand.