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CONFERENCE
AGENDA

Sunday January 23, 2022

4pm - 6pm........................................................................................................................................................Registration

5pm - 9pm....................................................................................................................................Kickoff Welcome Event

Monday January 24, 2022

7am - 5:30pm...................................................................................................................................................Registration

7am.........................................................................................................................................................................Breakfast

9am.....................................................................................................................................................Exhibits Open

8:30am - 10am.........................................................................................Monday Morning Concurrent Sessions

  • 101. ALTA/NSPS Update: Don Groesser 

  • 201. NCEES Record and License Applications: Charles Karat

  • 301. Marketing Social Media and Branding Yourself: A.J. McDade

  • 501. Mission Planning: Pete Brothers

  • 701. Railroad Records: David Pfeiffer

 

8:30am - 12pm................................................................................................Monday Morning Concurrent Sessions

  • 601. Civil 3D- "Least Squares- Part 1”: John Cooke & James Quirin

 

10:30am - 12pm..............................................................................................Monday Morning Concurrent Sessions

  • 102. Survey Without Access Trespass: Rob Davidson

  • 202. Legal Descriptions Do's and Don'ts and Common Pitfalls: Don Housley

  • 502. PA One Call Processing: Kevin Goldblum

  • 702. Tailoring Field Work for Deliverables: Pete Brothers

12pm.............................................................................................................................................................................Lunch

1:30pm - 5pm...............................................................................................Monday Afternoon Concurrent Sessions

  • 103. Ethics and Professionalism: Don Housley & Scott Reeser

  • 203. Unopened Roads & Location of Boundary Related to these Unopened Roads: Rob Davidson

  • 402. Geo Physics: Kate McKinley

  • 602. Civil 3D- "Least Squares- Part 2”: John Cooke & James Quirin

  • 703. Bathymetric Mapping: Michael Mutschler

5:30pm........................................................................................................................................Reception & Networking

6:30pm.........................................................................................................................................................................Dinner

7:30pm.....................................................................................Evening Program (Installation of Officers & Awards)

Tuesday January 25, 2022

7am.........................................................................................................................................................................Breakfast

9am.................................................................................................................................................................Exhibits Open

8:30am - 12pm...............................................................................................Tuesday Morning Concurrent Sessions

  • 104. Know When to Hold Em': Boundary Retracement Principles- Pt 1: Kristopher Kline

  • 204. Railroad Case Study: Don Housley

  • 304. Planning for Your Business' Future: Retiring, Succession Planning: Bill Beardslee

  • 403. Subsurface Engineering: Greg Finkle

  • 504. Survey Math Common Formulas: Mark Hummel & Robert Miller

  • 603. Using Trimble Business Center for Data Processing: Kevin Chappell

  • 704. UAS Operations: Bryan Hazelwood

  • 803. Minimum Standards of Practice: Don Groesser

12pm.............................................................................................................................................................................Lunch

1:30pm - 5pm..............................................................................................Tuesday Afternoon Concurrent Sessions

  • 105. Know When to Hold Em': Boundary Retracement Principles- Pt 2: Kristopher Kline

  • 205. Locating Liberty: Todd Babcock

  • 305. Presenting Technical Projects: Bill Beardslee

  • 404. SALDO: Don Housley

  • 505. Least Squares (math applications): Chuck Ghiliani

  • 604. Bentley Open Roads: Ken Daley and Stephen Moore

  • 705. PIX4D/Civil 3D- Drone Data Processing: Rob Sinclair

  • 804. Flood Plain No Base Flood Elevation: Tom Smith

5:30pm........................................................................................................................................Reception & Networking

6:30pm.........................................................................................................................................................................Dinner

7:30pm...................................................................................................................Evening Program (Raffle & Auction)

Wednesday January 26, 2022

7am.........................................................................................................................................................................Breakfast

9am.................................................................................................................................................................Exhibits Open

8:15am - 11:45am...................................................................................Wednesday Morning Concurrent Sessions

  • 106. Making Tracks- Railroad Problems: Kristopher Kline

  • 206. Mock Municipal Planning Commission Submission: Don Housley & Amy Hopkins

  • 306. Contracts and Proposal Writing: Bill Beardslee

  • 506. Efficient GPS, Static, RTK Operations: Ken Fronheiser

  • 605. Fun, Fundamentals, and How-To's with Carslon Software: Michael Hyman

  • 706. Reality Capture Data Flow: Rick Johnston

  • 805. PA State Exam Prep: Charles Karat

11:45am........................................................................................................................................................................Lunch

12:45pm - 4:15pm................................................................................Wednesday Afternoon Concurrent Sessions

  • 107. Creating Unlikely Easements and Servitudes: Kristopher Kline

  • 207. Mock Municipal Zone Hearing Board: Don Housley & Amy Hopkins

  • 507. Efficient Total Station Traverse Procedures: Ken Fronheiser

  • 606. There's More In the Toolbox with Carlson Software: Michael Hyman

  • 707. Structural Monitoring: John Hamilton

  • 806. PA State Exam Prep: Charles Karat

4:15pm.............................................................................................................................................................Adjournment

 

HOTEL
INFORMATION

Hershey Lodge
325 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033

Group Rate: $169.00 plus 11% taxes (Single/Double)

Group Rate Cut-Off: Reservations must be made on or before December 23, 2021 in order to receive the group rate.

Reservations may be made by calling the hotel directly at 855-729-3108; ask for the PA Society Of Land Surveyors Conference room block. 

Hotel reservations are the responsibility of each attendee. You will not be contacted by anyone associated with PSLS or Hershey Lodge regarding housing. If you are, please contact the PSLS Office at 717-412-1946.

CONFERENCE
POLICIES

 

Refund Policy: Refunds of the full conference registration fee will be made for cancellations received in writing by December 23, 2022. After Dec 23, the individual or organization will be held responsible for the fee. No telephone cancellations will be accepted. Anyone who is registered but cannot attend may send a substitute with prior written notice.

Access: If you anticipate needing special accommodations due to a physical challenge, or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact PSLS at (717) 412-1946 before your visit.

Course/Activity Cancellation: PSLS may cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled or postponed, refunds are decided on a case-by-case basis. PSLS cannot be held responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses, including cancellation/change charges assessed by airlines or travel agencies.

Certificates: Certificates of completion will be issued only to individuals signing each course attendance sheet. If a workshop has more than one session you MUST attend ALL SESSIONS to receive credit for the workshop. PARTIAL CREDIT WILL NOT BE GIVEN.

Continuing Education Credit

Pennsylvania: No pre-approval is available for CE credits. 

Delaware: PSLS is a pre-approved provider. 

New Jersey: Workshop outlines have been submitted to the registration board for certification. 

New York: PSLS is an approved NYSED sponsor; reviewed courses will be posted on the PSLS website. 

Other States: Individuals must apply to other states on their own. There is no guarantee that workshops will be approved.  Course credit for all states is the responsibility of the individual licensee.

Consent to Use of Photographic Images: Registration and attendance at, or participation in, the 2022 PSLS Surveyors’ Conference constitutes an agreement by the registrant to PSLS’s use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee's image in photographs.