Applanix Joins YellowScan’s LiDAR for Drone 2022 User Conference as Gold Sponsor

Long-time collaboration partner Applanix helps YellowScan produce best-in-class products

Montpellier, France and Richmond Hill, Canada – May 5th, 2022 – YellowScan, a global leader and designer of next generation manned and unmanned LiDAR solutions, is happy to announce Applanix as a Gold Sponsor of its Global Community user conference, LiDAR for Drone 2022. This year’s conference will be bigger and better than ever as we celebrate our 10th anniversary.

Applanix, a Trimble company, develops, manufactures, sells and supports advanced products and scalable solutions that maximize productivity through Mobile Mapping and Positioning. Whether it be precise position and orientation for mapping the seafloor, georeferencing of a LiDAR point cloud, real-time guidance of robotic vehicles, or a complete airborne mapping solution for generating directly georeferenced orthophotos, Applanix has what you need. YellowScan has been integrating custom GNSS-Inertial solutions from Applanix into its LiDAR platforms since 2016.

“LiDAR for Drone 2022 is an important forum for stakeholders across the industry to discuss what’s next and best in UAV mapping technologies,” said Joe Hutton, director, inertial technology and airborne, Applanix. “Alongside YellowScan, we have developed purpose-built direct georeferencing solutions that enable them to offerthe best in class accuracy, weight and low power LiDAR mapping products, making it easy to integrate into the smallest UAVs.”

LiDAR for Drone 2022 is an excellent opportunity for members of the YellowScan ecosystem to discuss the latest developments of LiDAR technologies, share experiences, and meet with customers, partners and distributors. Attendees will gain insight into the LiDAR industry and hear from interesting and innovative LiDAR users thanks to the extensive program of technical sessions, workshops, live demos and training. The many networking opportunities will also give our attendees a chance to showcase their involvement in the LiDAR community.

LiDAR for Drone 2022 will be held from June 13-14, 2022, in Montpellier, France.

About Applanix

Applanix, a Trimble Company (NASDAQ: TRMB), develops, manufactures, sells and supports products and solutions for mobile mapping and positioning. Applanix’s products and solutions are used in a variety of applications, including road profiling, GIS data acquisition, aerial surveying and mapping, railroad track maintenance and seafloor mapping. Established in 1991, Applanix supports its growing global customer base with exceptional service.
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About YellowScan

At YellowScan we design, develop, and build our UAV LiDAR solutions to exceed the expectations of professionals that require performance, robustness, and accuracy. Our complete hardware and software solutions are easy to use data collection tools coming with an unparalleled level of training and support from our experts.

Founded in 2012, YellowScan has customers around the world, and its products are used in surveying, forestry, environmental research, archaeology, industrial inspection, civil engineering, and mining.


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