Resources- Spatial Engineering Research Centre - University of Canterbury - New Zealand


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This forum is your opportunity to be involved and informed, discussing your problems and learning about recent advances in the UAV industry. Hosted by the Spatial Engineering Research Centre, this forum gives you a connection to recent research and development activity. It also allows you to have direct input, asking questions and seeking answers. This is the only forum in New Zealand where you can meet your contemporaries, individuals and companies that work specifically in this industry.

You can join the forum online free via the ZOOM conferencing program, or you are welcome to attend in person at the John Britten Building, Ilam, Christchurch. Currently the forum is held once every month for a period of two hours.  To connect to the video meeting using ZOOM, simply use the instructions in the downloadable document. Should you wish to contact the administrator use


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Hosted by: The Spatial Engineering Research Centre (SERC) 
Venue: HP Seminar room, John Britten building, 69 Creyke Road, Ilam, Christchurch
Meetings Held: First Thursday of each Month
Duration: 10:00 am to 12 mid-day

Join from PC, Mac, iOS or Android

Or join by phone:
+64 (0) 9 801 1188 (New Zealand Toll)
+64 800 002 260 (New Zealand Toll Free)
Meeting ID: 168 850 866 

Or join from a H.323/SIP room system: 
Meeting ID: 168 850 866 


The standing agenda for the forum is below:
Updates with be sent via the Outlook meeting request each month.

  • Forum open
  • Health and Safety information.
  • Introductions or presentations from new participants.
  • Update from the New Zealand UAV industry group UAVNZ.
  • Update from Airways and the “Airshare” website initiative.
  • Update from (and questions to) CAA if available.
  • Updates of current UAV research, in UC and elsewhere.
  • AOB
  • Forum close





  • Phone: +64 3 369 4286
  • Initial Enquiries
    Anne Manuel
    Administration Support
    Phone: +64 3 369 4348
  • Physical Address
    John Britten Building, University of Canterbury
    69 Creyke Road, Ilam, Christchurch
  • Postal Address
    Spatial Engineering Research Centre
    University of Canterbury
    Private Bag 4800
    Christchurch 8140
    New Zealand
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