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Vuzix to Participate in Oppenheimer Drone Day and Other Drone Events

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix® Corporation (VUZI), a leading supplier of Smart-Glasses, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets, is pleased to announce that the Company has been invited to participate in Oppenheimer & Co.'s inaugural Drone Day, scheduled to take place on September 19, 2016 at the Storm King Art Center in New Windsor, New York. As part of a growing marketing and sales campaign in the drone market, Vuzix is also participating in many other leading events around the world.

Upcoming Events:
Event: CFDR (Central Florida Drone Racing)
Date: August 27, 2016
Where: Sarasota, Florida

Event: Multi GP racing Association Championship
Date: September 2-4, 2016
Where: Muncie, Indiana

Event: Paris Drone Festival
Date: September 4, 2016
Where: Avenue De Champs-Élysées

Event: Oppenheimer & Co.'s inaugural Drone Day
Date: September 19, 2016
Where: Storm King Art Center in New Windsor, New York

Vuzix has been active in this fast growing competitive sport and has sponsored an international drone racing team that is competing in select racing events worldwide using Vuzix iWear Video Headphones. The first event was the 2016 US National Drone Racing Championships, which was held at Governors Island in New York City on August 5-7, 2016.

This weekend Vuzix will participate in the CFDR (Central Florida Drone Racing) event on August 27, 2016 in Sarasota, Florida. This event is a test of all-digital low latency racing solution utilizing Vuzix iWear Video Headphones with up to 10 drones racing at once. The following week, Sept 2-4, the Multi GP racing association will...