Drones: The Sky's the Limit

This session provides a high-level overview of how drones are being integrated into engineering and surveying projects. Example projects include flood plain mapping and management, topographic mapping, inspection and photogrammetry. This session will briefly cover the workflow of an example project and deliverables while highlighting the accuracies and limitations of drones for engineering and surveying projects.
Learning Objectives
• Discuss the best types of projects for the use of drones;
• List the pros and cons when considering whether to add drone services or outsource;
• Review the many FAA rules surrounding drone uses for commercial applications.

Jerrod Hogan, PLS
Date: 
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Start Time: 
1:30 pm
End Time: 
2:25 pm
Number of PDHs: 
1.00
Credit Type: 
NY Approval Pending
Room Number: 
Florentine III
Track: 
Education