The HIVE UAS Tech Accelerator in Grand Forks, ND



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HIVE Programs

The HIVE’s resources are tailored to help your profession take flight. Members receive unlimited access to an ever-evolving array of HIVE offered programs including classes, guest speakers, events, and one-on-one mentorship from industry professionals to help your business.

Occasionally HIVE members will offer various events including trainings. To register and view upcoming events, these can be found under the Events & Upskilling tab on the menu. 

Technical Programs

These programs will include hands-on training for drone builds, coding languages such as Python and JavaScript, cloud data processing, app building, website coding, and more. Our mission is to equip our members, UAS scale-ups, and Aerospace/Engineering/Pilot students with the knowledge and resources they need to succeed in the UAS industry!

Upskilling Workshops

The HIVE Upskilling is a workforce development program designed to enrich our workforce by providing value to the HIVE members and employers in the Red River Valley. The topics vary based on needs. The program is a partnership between the University of North Dakota School of Graduate Studies, TrainND, the City of Grand Forks, and the HIVE.

HIVE members attend for free and non-member registration is $100 per person/session.  Join our emailing list to stay up-to-date on Upskilling Training workshops. 

If you have special requests for programming, contact HIVE Managing Director, Johnny Ryan.

In town for an event or workshop...

Looking for parking or a bite to eat? Stick around after our HIVE events to enjoy downtown Grand Forks. Click the map to get the full listings for food, shopping, bars, lodging, and more.

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