Experts in drone technology will converge in Newcastle-upon-Tyne on 3 November for a one-day symposium to discuss the latest drone developments in a variety of industries including TV and film-making.

One of the figures responsible for the Drone Symposium is Justin Pringle, drone developer with Tyneside firm Drone Ops, which has designed and built drones for use by clients in the TV and film industry. The company’s credits include Game Of Thrones, Star Wars and James Bond. The gathering will take place at The Core science and technology site in the city.