February 10th, 2016


Wednesday 10th, February 2016

Spouses Night

Cedar Falls “Clarion Inn” Against the Grain Restaurant

(Formerly called the Holiday Inn)

Aerial Drone Photogrammetry

Topic: Bud Stein, President and owner of Engineering Studios, Inc. (ESI) will talk to us about the use of Drones in his business. Photogrammetry is the science of making measurements from photographs.

Speaker: Mr. Bud Stein

About ESI: ESI has a staff of 30 who provide specialized services in building conditions documentation, phase scanning, BIM (Building Information Modeling) modeling and construction management. They have offices in Iowa City and Waterloo, Iowa; Moline, Illinois and Dallas, TX. ESI has done work locally for several of the John Deere sites.

Program Chair: Gary Dorhout

February is Spouses Night. Invite your Spouse or 'Spice'

Meal: Italian stuffed chicken breast with a basil cream sauce

Price: $18.00 per person (includes tax, tip & room rent)


Social period: 6:00 P.M.

Dinner: 6:30 P.M.

Location: “Against The Grain” Restaurant, Cedar Falls Clarion Inn 5826 University Ave., Cedar Falls 50613.

Dinner Reservations can be made 2 ways:

1. : reservations@waterlootechnicalsociety.org (preferred)

2. Cell Phone number (319-240-1218)

Please indicate if you are NOT having dinner with us when making a reservation. Please also provide the names of any guests so that nametags can be ready for them.

Please make reservations by 3:00 PM, Monday 8, February 2016. Guests are always welcome.

Note: Checks to purchase meals from the Clarion Inn should be made out to “Clarion Inn.”

Dues: Member dues of $10.00 may be sent to the Treasurer, Kenneth Friend, 1112 W. 4th St., Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613-2430 (ph 319-277-2312) or paid at the meeting. E-mail: friendfamily@cfu.net

Checks for membership to the Waterloo technical Society should be made out to the “Waterloo Technical Society”.