CLSA  eNews
December 2017
In this Issue
  • Renew Your CLSA Membership for 2018

  • 2017-18 Webinar Schedule
  • 2018 Publications on Sale
  • CLSA 2018 Annual Conference - Exhibits & Sponsors
  • CLSA Chapter Awards
  • BPELSG Letter & Survey
  • CLSA East Bay Chapter - LS Review Class
  • Upcoming Events
Renew Your CLSA Membership for 2018

We are now collecting membership dues for 2018. To renew your membership online, go to, click "Membership" and select "Pay Dues". You'll be asked to enter your username (your last name) and password (your member ID) and then be taken to the renewal page. Renewal invoices will be mailed soon.
2018 CLSA Webinar Schedule

The next CLSA webinar will take place on Wednesday, January 17th from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. The topic is Avoiding Mistakes With Drones, presented by Brett Hoffstadt. 

If you are a CLSA member,  click here  to register.
Non members, please visit the Upcoming Webinars section of the CLSA Store to register.
Here is a schedule of webinars for the next several months. 
January 17, 2018 - Avoiding Mistakes With Drones
February 21, 2018 - Section 8762/8771 ROS Triggers
          April 11, 2018 - NSPS CST Program

CLSA members can access all webinar recordings for free. To access the recordings, l og in to the CLSA website, then c lick "Member Resources," and then click "Downloads." After you c lick to agree with the terms, you'll be taken to a new page.  Scroll down that page for list of webinars that are available for download

2018 Publications on Sale

2018 annual publications are now available for pre-sale. The 2018 PLS Act, PE Act, Board Rules & Misc. Statues & the 2018 Subdivision Map Act are currently at the printer and will be shipping soon.

Click here to visit the CLSA Store and make a purchase.
CLSA 2018 Annual Conference - Now Accepting Applications for Exhibit Spaces & Sponsorships

CLSA's 52nd Annual Conference will take place from March 23-27 at the Hyatt Regency in Downtown Sacramento.

We are now accepting applications for exhibit spaces and sponsorships. Please click this link for sponsorship and exhibit information. 

CLSA's Conference Committee is working hard to put together a great program. Please watch for the full conference brochure which will be available soon.  
CLSA Chapter Awards

The deadline for the 2018 CLSA Awards is December 31st.

Categories include:

* Chapter of the Year

* Member of the Year

* Dorothy Calegari Distinguished Service Award

* Chapter Newsletter Award

* Chapter Website Award

* Annual Photo Competition


All submission forms can be found here: CLSA Award Submission Forms

BPELSG Letter & Survey

The California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists (BPELSG) is undertaking a comprehensive research project of the land surveying profession referred to as an Occupational Analysis. California Licensed Professional Land Surveyors are invited to participate in an online survey that will validate the tasks and knowledge that are important to the work performed by land surveying professionals as it applies to the definition of land surveying and the authority to practice in California.

Further details can be found here: BPELSG Letter
Here is the link to the survey:
CLSA East Bay Chapter - LS Review Class

The East Bay Chapter will be hosting an LS Review Class from January 6th to April 7th on Saturday mornings from 9am-12noon. No class will be held on March 24th. 

Upcoming Events: 

Additional details can be found on CLSA's website calendar.

January 17, 2018
CLSA Webinar: Avoiding Mistake with Drones

January 26-27, 2018
Fresno State Geomatics Conference

February 21, 2017
CLSA Webinar: Section 8762/8771 ROS Triggers

March 23-27, 2018
CLSA Annual Conference
Hyatt Regency - Sacramento, CA
Click here to reserve your hotel room.

April 11, 2018
CLSA Webinar: NSPS CST Program