6th Annual Global Awards

January 5 – 7, 2023    Live at CES in Las Vegas

Bringing the UAS/AAM community together to celebrate
the preeminent women in business, government, and education

2021 Grant presentation to Honorees

Top Row Left: Karen DiMeo, CEO, AERODIMEO (second from left) Sabrewing Aircraft Leadership Honoree
Top Row Right: Michael Healander, CEO Airspace Link (middle) W&D Company Diversity Honoree
Bottom Left: Pharns Genece, CEO USGO (middle) FoxFury Spotlight Honoree
Bottom Right: April Lanotte, NASA Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (middle) Unmanned Safety Institute Education Honoree


The Women And Drones Global Awards

Since 2017 we have recognized the trailblazers, innovators, mentors and business leaders who are making significant contributions to the industry. Our Women to Watch program will continue to acknowledge and inspire women who are driving change and shaping the drone industry.
This year we have expanded our recognition initiative by adding two new award categories.
  • Hall of Fame for Women in Emerging Aviation Technologies
  • Top Companies for Women in Emerging Aviation Technologies


Thank you!

The 2022 nomination period is closed

The Emerging Aviation Technologies Industry during CES week
Hosted by Women and Drones

Join us to celebrate the trailblazers and top companies for Women in the industry

Schedule of Activities include:

Live stream industry panels

Our live Global Awards presentations at CES

Industry networking lounge

Private Reception to celebrate honorees

Join us January 5 – 7, 2023

CES Week in Las Vegas

Emerging Aviation Technologies Thought Leaders’ Summit,
Industry Lounge & Private Awards Reception