Sky Futures Partners Limited (Sky-Futures)
Founder(s): Chris Blackford, Nick Rogers, James Harrison
Headquarters: London, UK
Type of business: Drone enabled data capture and analysis technology
Company description: Sky-Futures is a drone enabled data capture and analysis company providing technology solutions to the global oil and gas market.
Founder(s): Emmanuel de Maistre, Emmanuel Noirhomme, Benjamin Hugonet
Headquarters: Paris, France
Type of business: Drone data analysis platform
Company description: Redbird develops industry-specific solutions to massively process drone data in the cloud. Redbird analysis increases productivity and safety in mining, construction and infrastructure networks.
Founder(s): Jason Soll, Thomas Finsterbusch, Louis Gresham
Headquarters: Redwood City, CA
Type of business: Drone video service
Company description: Launching this December at ski resorts around North America. Customers sign up, get filmed by Cape drones, and receive professionally edited videos of their experience.
Founder(s): Nikhil Vadhavkar, Edward Obropta
Headquarters: Somerville, MA
Type of business: Remote sensing and analytics
Company description: Raptor Maps uses drones and ground-based sensors to perform statistical analyses for agriculture. Raptor Maps makes it easy for customers to A/B test and analyze their geospatial data.