The International Emergency Drone Organization

IEDO is an international non-profit association, created in France in 2018, by first responders for firs responders, this community brings together all drone and robotics specialists dedicated to protection and rescue. The association's objectives are to promote life-saving robotics and drones, support knowledge exchange at international and national level, and develop training initiatives.

IEDO's philosophy is one of collective sharing and collaborative work, with a strong ethic of neutrality towards commercial interests, politics, economics, religions and ideologies.

The IEDO association celebrated its 6th anniversary on June 10, 2023, with over 1000 members from 64 countries.


Organizing inter-professional seminars to exchange knowledge, lesson learnt and best practices.


Organizing operational training to improve skills and tactics.


Leading an international network through specific working groups and international conferences


IEDO wins the AUVSI XCELLENCE 2021 award in the public safety category for the International Best Drone Practices Report for fire and rescue missions.

Leadership Board

International Commission

Police Drone Commission

Fire & Rescue Drone Commission