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Drone Society


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University of York

Join Andy Miah of the University of Salford as he takes you through the technological changes in drone design that are changing our world. In this lively talk and demonstration, discover more about wearable drones and drone artists, and explore why if 2014 was the year of the ‘selfie’, 2015 is the year of the ‘Dronie’.

Andy Miah

Professor Andy Miah is Chair in Science Communication and Future Media at the University of Salford, Manchester and Principal Investigator in Project Daedalus, a Digital R&D for the Arts project exploring the creative potential of drones. 


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