In July of 2016, Sunshine Industrial competed in the Student Pitch Competition at Drone Focus conference in Fargo.
In August of 2016, Sunshine Industrial presented at One Million Cups Fargo, with an article published in the Emerging Prairie Newsletter.
In September of 2016, Sunshine Industrial appeared in the Grand Forks Herald, in an article about an entrepreneurship class titled "Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Business". Elena was also included in a photo one week later, from a related article written about the same class.
On November 2nd of 2016, Sunshine Industrial will be presenting at 1 Million Cups in Grand Forks.