Wired's Chris Anderson demonstrates how to create autonomous quadcopter drones with an open source Arduino-compatible flight controller. This talk will cover basic autonomous flight, as well as using advanced sensors for navigation and mission planning. We'll focus on quadcopters and hexacopters, but also include autonomous planes and rovers."
Chris Anderson is the co-founder and CEO of 3D Robotics and founder of DIY Drones. From 2001 through 2012 he was Editor in Chief of Wired Magazine, AdWeek’s “Magazine of the Decade” (2009). Before Wired Chris was with The Economist for seven years, and prior to that spent six years at the two leading scientific journals, Nature and Science.