The Association for Preservation Technology, Delaware Valley Chapter is holding its 2016 Symposium, Documentation Technologies Workshop: The Platform for Condition Analysis and the Basis for Preservation Project Planning on March 11-12, 2016 in Philadelphia. This workshop was originally part of the 2014 APTI annual conference and has been repurposed to travel around the country incorporating local experts. Philadelphia is the second city to host this event.
On Friday March 11, Kristen Olson, architectural historian and Joe Haun, historic preservationist at Vertical Access will be co-presenting a session titled, Special Cases in Documentation: Drones and UAVs. They’ll be covering rapidly-evolving developments in the use of drones for inspections and gathering conditions data from buildings and structures. Also presenting is Annabelle Radcliffe-Trenner from Historic Building Architects. On Saturday March 12, Joe and Kristen will lead a field demonstration of a drone in action.