Network Night at NMC – Drone Technology

November 8, 2018 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2525 Aero-Park Dr
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 946-5531

Drone Technology: Incorporating Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) technology into present and future construction and related industry practices.
Join us for a discussion and demonstration of how unmanned aerial vehicle technology can benefit today’s construction practices and related industry activity such as inspections, site assessments, and high impact marketing techniques. A panel of four experts who are presently involved in remote pilot vehicle training, applied practices and innovative use of UAS technology will be on hand to discuss how rapidly evolving UAS hardware and training techniques are benefitting the construction industry and related fields of activity.

The seminar is on Thursday, November 8, 2018 from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM and is being hosted by the NMC Construction and Renewable Energy Technology program. The building is located at 2525 Aero Park Dr. near the airport and NMC campus complex. Westwind Construction is the co-sponsor of this event and will provide light refreshments.

Presenters will include:
Carl Rocheleau, Chief UAS Instructor – Northwestern Michigan College

Dan Goodchild, Program Coordinator Construction Technology – Northwestern Michigan College

Doug Meekhoff, Senior Project Manager – Westwind Construction and Development

Sam Bishop, Chief Safety and Technology Officer, Westwind Construction and Development

*Please RSVP to or call: (231) 946-5531 no later than November 4th.