Announcing the AeroConnect Challenge™
March 17-19, 2020
The SAE AeroConnect Challenge™ is the inaugural student engineering design competition in the SAE Emerging Technology Series, which provides an opportunity for students to think critically about current and future emerging technologies in the mobility engineering industry.
The AeroConnect Challenge™ 2020 challenge topic tasks students with developing rapidly deployable UAV systems to support fighting wildfires through fire detection, imaging and tracking; fire suppression aircraft routing; and persistent communications for a chance to win up to $8,000.
Students will present their concepts and winners will selected at AeroTech 2020.