Digital Agriculture: Unmanned Aerial Systems, Plant Sciences and Education (UASPSE)

All Hands Meeting/UAS Workshop

Kansas Sate University / Fall 2019

About The Grant
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The Third annual event is expected to become a preeminent regional meeting focused on the methodologies and technologies that enable Digital Agriculture, the associated data challenges, and the resulting insights into complex agricultural and agroecological systems.

Our Objectives


The Midwest Big Data Hub All-Hands Meeting is co-located with the 6th Annual UAS Tech Forum. The UAS Tech Forum is a gathering of entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, tech transfer professionals, economic development officials and other service providers in the UAS industry. Forum participants will have the opportunity to participate in sessions featuring industry experts discussing all the hottest topics related to unmanned aerial systems, access vetted investment opportunities, make quick pitches and the chance to connect with the most sought-after industry partners and leaders. Registration will open in March.

Plant Sciences

Help harmonize and automate the Big Data lifecycles in crop science, phenomics, and genomics to improve interoperability of agricultural datasets, databases, and computational resources.


Host webinars, short courses and workshops on critical topics in big data in agriculture in partnership with the Great Plains Network


The Grant

*Digital Agriculture: Unmanned Aerial Systems, Plant Sciences and Education (UASPSE) is a Big Data Spoke funded by the National Science Foundation Award #1636865 in collaboration with the Midwest Digital Agriculture Community and the Midwest Big Data Hub.

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Organizers include UND, KSU, ISU, UArk, USDA, PrecisionHawk, and PepsiCo.

More information can be found at

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