2013 PSLS Conference

  • 13 Jan 2013
  • 5:00 PM
  • 16 Jan 2013
  • 4:00 PM
  • Hershey Lodge


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Non-discounted price
  • No discounted regsitration cost
  • One Day Registration Monday January 14, 2013 - Includes Lunch Only
  • One Day Registration Tuesday January 15, 2013 - Includes Lunch Only
  • One Day Registration Wednesday January 16, 2013 - Includes Lunch Only
  • For non-member students who wish to attend conference.

Registration is closed

Early registration ends December 21, 2012


The conference is designed for surveyors and others involved in boundary, control, topographic, engineering, route, and construction surveying, and for individuals involved in cartography, photogrammetry, land and geographic information systems, and computer-aided design and drafting.

Workshop Matrix

Workshop Descriptions

Note: Registration is closed for Sessions V-7 and VI-7

Instructor Biographies

Schedule of Activities

Conference Exhibitor/Sponsor Registration

Exhibit Hall Layout

Spouse/Guest Meals and Activities Registration Information and Form


Continuing Education Credits

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

NY, NJ & DE approvals are listed below:

New Jersey   |  Delaware  |  New York

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.



Participants are responsible for their own housing arrangements. A block of rooms has been reserved for conference participants at the Hershey Lodge. Rooms will be held until December 14, 2012, after which they will be released for sale to the public. To make room reservations, contact Hershey Lodge at the phone number or e-mail address provided on the Hotel Registration Form; do not mail your room reservation to PSLS. If you plan to travel to Hershey by public transportation, we urge you to make your room reservations early so that you will be able to stay at the Hershey Lodge. If you do not stay at the lodge, you will need to arrange your daily transportation, since there will be no shuttle service to the convention center.

Hotel Reservation Info

Fee and Registration

The $835 early registration fee (if postmarked by December 21, 2012), or $875 late fee for non-members, $680 early registration fee (if postmarked by December 21, 2012), or $730 late fee for PSLS members, and $300 student fee includes instruction; Sunday buffet; Monday and Tuesday evening banquets; Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday breakfasts; Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday lunches; and beverage breaks. Registrants paying the full conference registration fee will have first priority for workshops on a first-come, first-served basis. A one-day registration fee of $400 includes instruction, lunch, and breaks. Breakfast and dinner are NOT included for a one-day registration. They may be purchased separately. Meal costs are $25 for breakfast, $35 for lunch and $50 for dinner if purchased. Registering early is the best way to ensure your first choices for workshops. Registration lists with contact information will be provided to exhibitors and sponsors unless you request to be excluded.

The fee may be paid by check, money order, or purchase order (made payable to PSLS); letter of authorization to bill employer or organization; or MasterCard, VISA, or Discover. To register for the conference, complete our online application or complete the enclosed registration form and return to PSLS by December 21, 2012 for the early registration fee.  Late registrations must be received by January 9th.  Faxed registrations must be accompanied by payment information. Registrations will be acknowledged by mail.

If you choose to pay by credit card via telephone, please fax your registration form prior to calling. You will be notified promptly of any cancellations, schedule, or program changes. PSLS will confirm your enrollment.

Spouse/Guest Program

Transportation, guided tours, shopping and lunch are on your own undefined $75 per person. Meals at Hershey Lodge are breakfast for $25, lunch for $35 and dinner for $50 per person. Meals for spouses are not included with your registration.

Spouse/Guest Meals and Activities Registration Information and Form

Refund and Cancellation Policies

Refunds of the full conference registration fee will be made for cancellations received in writing by December 22, 2012. After that, 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.

PSLS Policies

PSLS encourages individuals with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing special accommodations or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact PSLS at (717) 540-6811 before your visit.

PSLS may cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled or postponed, PSLS will refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other related costs, charges, or expenses, including cancellation/change charges assessed by airlines or travel agencies.

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.

Pennsylvania: No pre-approval is available for CE credits. Delaware and New Jersey: Workshop outlines will be submitted to the registration boards for certification. Maryland: A written summary or quiz will be required at the end of most courses for those seeking Maryland Type A credit. New York: PSLS is an approved NYSED sponsor; therefore, New York accepts most courses except “courses that are not related to professional practice.” 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.


Program Content:

John G. Fuehrer II, PE, PLS                         
Fuehrer Associates, Ltd.    
Box 541, 345 West Main St.                        
Ephrata, PA 17522                                          
Phone: (717) 733-9658     
Fax: (717) 738-1735     


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