AOLS In Sight E-newsletter

AOLS In Sight is published by the Association of Ontario Land Surveyors as a free bi-weekly e-newsletter, providing information on AOLS activities and initiatives, upcoming events, news from members, other organizations in the industry, educational institutions and suppliers, and other information relevant to the field of surveying.

Please see the links to the latest issues of AOLS In Sight below.

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AOLS In Sight - November 9, 2018

- AOLS November Webinar
- AGM 2019
- Association of Canada Lands Surveyors GeoEd Newsletter
- URISA Webinar
- Ontario Regional Common Ground Alliance (ORCGA) Call for Papers

AOLS In Sight - October 26, 2018

- AOLS October Webinar Is Posted
- New Province Wide Survey Records Index
- AGM 2019: Save the Date!
- AOLS Committees & Commissions - Update
- Presentation Tracker
- GIS Day

AOLS In Sight - October 12, 2018

- 23rd Annual Geodetic Picnic
- Bill Buck Receives a Plaque from North Eastern Regional Group
- Eastern Regional Group Celebrates a Legend at Chipman Clan Reunion
- Toastmasters
- The Hans Klinkenberg Memorial Scholarship

AOLS In Sight - September 28, 2018

- AOLS September Webinar Is Posted
- AOLS October Webinar: PSRI
- Nominating Committee - Call for Candidates
- AOLS Exhibits at the International Plowing Match
- AOLS Connects with Students at GoGeomatics Social in Thunder Bay

AOLS In Sight - September 14, 2018

- Geodetic Picnic 2018: Registration Deadline Is Today!
- AOLS September Webinar
- Drainage Engineers Conference 2018
- Lassonde Co-op/Internship Recruitment
- Women in Surveying Video
- News from Our Suppliers: MicroSurvey's Back to School Event Is On

AOLS In Sight - August 31, 2018

- August Webinar Is Posted
- Geodetic Picnic 2018
- AOLS September Webinar
- URISA Webinar: LiDAR for Dummies
- International Plowing Match & Rural Expo
- Career Opportunities at the University of New Brunswick

AOLS In Sight - August 17, 2018

- July Webinar Is Posted
- AOLS August Webinar
- Survey Monkey on Future Courses - Results
- Transit/Theodolite Needed for a High School
- Credit Card Payments
- Great Lengths Book Review
- James Dickson Day
- Update from the Archival & Historical Committee

AOLS In Sight - August 3, 2018

- AOLS August Webinar
- Geodetic Picnic 2018
- News from The Survey Review Department
- Update from the Municipal Surveyors Committee
- Applications for Articles and 2018 Lecture Course (Updates)
- Women in Engineering Program and Geomatics Day at Lassonde

AOLS In Sight - July 20, 2018

- AOLS Summer Webinars
- REACH: Consultant to the Survey Review Department
- SRD Checklists
- Geodetic Picnic 2018
- Message from the Nominating Committee
- Applications for Articles and 2018 Lecture Course
- Sponsorship of the ACLS Historical Book

AOLS In Sight - July 6, 2018

- AOLS Summer Webinars
- Survey Monkey on Future Courses
- REACH: Position of Consultant to the Survey Review Department
- New Course for e-Plans
- ACLS Webinar
- Correct your Taxes with the Voluntary Disclosures Program

AOLS In Sight - June 22, 2018

- AOLS Office Staff Changes
- Geodetic Picnic 2018
- Updating Your Information on AOLS Website
- Lecture Course
- Charles Wilkins Wins an Award
- Short Course: "Save Construction Time and Money with SUE"

AOLS In Sight - June 8, 2018

- SCRG Annual Golf Tournament - Last Chance!!
- Monument Protection Committee Update
- Provincial Survey Records Index
- AOLS Exhibits at Realtor Quest
- ORCGA Golf Tournament

Special Issue: New Surveyors - June 2018

AOLS In Sight - May 25, 2018

- AOLS May Webinar Is Posted
- Strategic Planning: Placemat
- British Columbia Surveying Video
- Digital Plan Submission Task Force Update
- Educational Opportunities in May and June
- Heritage Talk at Lambton House

AOLS In Sight - May 11, 2018

- Strategic Planning 2018
- AOLS May Webinar: "Public Awareness Committee Webinar"
- Survey Review Department Manager
- Constitutional Challenge Task Force Update
- Belated Thanks - and An Apology
- Virtual Reference Networks Workshop & Live Webinar
- AOLS Exhibits at URISA Be Spatial 2018

AOLS In Sight - April 27, 2018

- AOLS May Webinar: "Public Awareness Committee Webinar"
- Salary Survey 2018
- Applications for Articles
- AOLS Represented at Frontenac High School Career Fair
- URISA Ontario - Upcoming Events

AOLS In Sight - April 13, 2018

- Hockey
- Salary Survey
- South Central Annual Golf Tournament 2018
- Fifth Annual Boundary Law Conference
- URISA Ontario - Upcoming Events
- Did You Know?
- ACLS Scholarship Foundation

AOLS In Sight - March 29, 2018

- Life!
- Message to Members re: Credit Card Info
- AOLS 2018 Committees and Commissions
- AOLS Memorial Page
- Old Toronto - Mapping Historical Photos
- News from Our Suppliers: "Planning Trenchless with Subsurface Engineering"

AOLS In Sight - March 16, 2018

- Annual General Meeting 2018
- AGM 2018: Presentations and Reports
- May 2018 Statutes and Professional Exams
- LandPRO Conference 2018
- Fifth Annual Boundary Law Conference
- News from Our Suppliers: Cansel Introduces New Website and E-store

Special Issue: New Surveyors - February 2018

AOLS In Sight - February 16, 2018

- Project SHARE: We Need Your Help!
- AGM 2018: Personal Message from the Keynote Speaker
- AGM 2018 Registration Closes Tonight!
- AGM 2018: Accompanying Persons' Program
- New GoGeomatics Article: Book Review of "Great Lengths"
- LandPRO Conference 2018
- Canadian Geodetic Survey
- 2018 Joint Canadian Hydrographic and National Surveyors Conference

AOLS In Sight - February 2, 2018

- AOLS January Webinar Is Posted
- ACLS Webinar: "Indian Land Registries"
- AGM 2018: Social Program
- Educational Foundation Annual Meeting
- Loyalist College Career Fair
- Update from the Expanded Profession Task Force
- Challenge Accepted!

AOLS In Sight - January 19, 2018

- AOLS January Webinar - "Council Candidates' Presentations" and ACLS Webinar
- AGM 2018: Educational Component
- AGM 2018: Sponsorship Opportunities
- Geomatics Career Fair at York University
- Summer 2018 Co-op/Internship Recruitment

AOLS In Sight - January 5, 2018

- AOLS January Webinar - "Council Candidates' Presentations"
- AGM 2018: Time to Register!
- AGM 2018: Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities
- CPD: Have You Entered Your 2017 Activities?
- AOLS Memorial Page

AOLS In Sight - December 22, 2017 (Holiday Issue!)

- Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
- AGM 2018 Registration Is Open!
- AOLS January Webinar - "Council Candidates' Presentations"
- Great Lengths
- Custom Licence Plate Contest - And the Winner Is...
- Article Correction

AOLS In Sight - December 8, 2017

- AOLS November Webinar Is Posted!
- AGM 2018: Hotel Reservations
- AGM 2018: Call for Sergeant-at-Arms!
- AGM 2018: Keynote Speaker
- "No Audio" at GoToWebinars
- AOLS Memorial Page
- Contractor Phone Queue Migration 2018
- Land Survey Company receives the first compliant operator SFOC for UAV operations

AOLS In Sight - November 24, 2017

- Black Friday Book Sale!!
- AOLS November Webinar
- Challenge from the Eastern Regional Group
- CPD: AOLS Activities for 2016-2018
- Custom Licence Plate Submission Contest
- AOLS Exhibits at Ontario School Counsellors' Association Conference
- GIS Day Udates from MTO's Eastern and Northwest Regions
- News from Our Suppliers: MicroSurvey Holiday Sale

AOLS In Sight - November 10, 2017

- Messages from the MGCS
- Regional Group News
- Custom Licence Plate Submission Contest!
- AOLS Exhibits at Realtor Quest Exhibitor Appreciation Day
- National Geomatics Competition at UNB - Sponsorship Opportunities

AOLS In Sight - October 27, 2017

- AOLS October Webinar Is Posted!
- AGM Operating Task Force Update
- Survey Record Search Fees
- Geomatica Award 2017
- Construction Health & Safety Legislation
- Safety Message from TransCanada

AOLS In Sight - October 13, 2017

- AOLS October Webinar
- Committee Information on the Website
- Tales from the Edge
- Master Cartographer
- Fifth Annual Boundary Law Conference
- LandPRO Conference 2018

AOLS In Sight - September 29, 2017

- Geodetic Picnic 2017
- September Webinar Is Posted
- Discipline Committee Members - Correction
- AOLS Members Promote the Profession at GoGeomatics Back to School Events
- A Positive Outcome of Hiring a Summer Student
- Fifth Annual Boundary Law Conference
- News from Our Suppliers: Carlson Survey 2018 Released

AOLS In Sight - September 15, 2017

- September Webinar: "Cyber Security in the Workplace: Are you a target?"
- August Webinar Posted and Requests from Charlie
- Discipline Committee Update
- "Great Lengths" Book Presentation at South Grey Museum
- GoGeomatics Networking Social in Kingston
- Marshville Heritage Festival 2017
- Drainage Engineers Conference 2017
- News from Our Suppliers: Improve your Network RTK experience with Cansel CONNECT

AOLS In Sight - September 1, 2017

- September Webinar: "Cyber Security in the Workplace"
- Geodetic Picnic 2017: Registration Deadline Is in a Week!
- LiDAR 101 Seminar
- Plan Pre-approval by Email
- Message from ODCC
- Surveyors and Accompanying Persons Trip to France
- Bob Aaron's Latest Article in the Star

AOLS In Sight - August 18, 2017

- August Webinar: "Updates from the AOLS"
- Website Committee Update and Call for Volunteers!
- AOLS Summer Student
- South Central Regional Group Boat Cruise Is Next Friday!
- MGS Seeking Input on Proposed Regulations
- Provincial Highways 2017-2021 Program Posted
- Noxious Plants (Part 2)
- Mapping in Muskoka 1867

Special Issue: New Surveyors - August 2017

AOLS In Sight - August 4, 2017

- Geodetic Picnic 2017
- Public Awareness Committee (PAC) Update
- Applications for Articles
- Bruce County Heritage Documentary Project
- News from Our Suppliers: MicroSurvey CAD 2017

AOLS In Sight - July 21, 2017

- Marketing Day
- Professional Standards Committee Update
- South Central Regional Group Boat Cruise
- CSAE Trillium Annual Summer Summit
- Toronto Real Estate Nightmare: Owner discovers city owns land he thought was his
- A Jump for the Guinness World Record Recorded by an OLS!

AOLS In Sight - July 7, 2017

- Marketing Day
- July Webinar - Time to Register!
- SCRG Golf Tournament 2017
- Geomatics Recruitment and Liaison Committee Update
- Geodetic Picnic 2017: Save the Date!
- 2017 Lecture Course
- Archival & Historical Committee Tour

AOLS In Sight - June 23, 2017

- Strategic Planning
- Signing Non Compliant Plans
- Continuing Education Committee Update
- July Webinar - Save the Date!
- LiDAR 101 Course
- "Grey Areas" on the Role of Regulators
- Surveyor James Cook remembered 250 years after mapping Newfoundland

AOLS In Sight - June 9, 2017

- AOLS May Webinar Is Posted and AvoidAClaim Blog
- Insurance Advisory Committee Update
- Geomatics Recruitment & Liaison Committee Message
- Night at the L'Oscars
- Tribute/Endorsement - Great Lengths
- Introducing Reforms to Ontario's Construction Lien Act

AOLS In Sight - May 26, 2017

- AOLS May Webinar: "Real Estate Claims, Title Insurance & Surveys"
- Committee Activity Tracking
- National Surveyors Conference
- Ontario Council for Technology Education Conference
- Realtor Quest
- Canadian Geographic
- News from Our Suppliers: T2 Utility Engineers

AOLS In Sight - May 12, 2017

- It Was Worth the Drive to Kingston
- Legislation/Regulation Task Force Update
- Academic and Experience Requirement Committee Needs Volunteers!
- Lassonde Students Win Geomatics App Challenge
- URISA BeSpatial 2017
- News from Our Suppliers: Free Webinar on Using EmbeddedCAD 2018

AOLS In Sight - April 28, 2017

- Survey Monkey Results for In Sight
- Nominating Committee Update
- April AOLS Webinar Is Posted
- "Great Lengths" Update
- "Imagery as a Source of Geospatial Information" Workshop
- News from Our Suppliers: Spring Promotion

AOLS In Sight - April 13, 2017

- Survey Monkey on the In Sight
- April Webinar: "The Life Cycle of an Investment Plan"
- Gavin Lawrence's Award
- Article on Tulloch Engineering
- A Case on CPD at Supreme Court of Canada
- Note from UNB Geomatics Graduates

AOLS In Sight - March 31, 2017

- April Webinar: "The Life Cycle of an Investment Plan"
- David Thompson National Geomatics Awards 2017
- REACH Bulletins
- Canadian Generally Accepted Land Surveying Principles
- May 2017 Statutes and Professional Exams

AOLS In Sight - March 17, 2017

- National Surveyors' Conference
- Annual Reports
- AGM 2017 CPD Hours
- "Great Lengths" Update
- Videos Promoting Surveying

AOLS In Sight - February 17, 2017

- AGM 2017 - National Surveyors' Conference
- AOLS February Webinar Slides
- Annual Geomatics Career Fair Hosted by the Geomatics Club @ York
- May 2017 Statutes and Professional Exams
- News from Our Suppliers: LandPRO Conference 2017

AOLS In Sight - February 3, 2017

AOLS In Sight - January 20, 2017

AOLS In Sight - January 6, 2017

AOLS In Sight - December 23, 2016