UCLS CONVENTION 2014 NEWS
“TITLE AND THE SURVEYOR”
The UCLS 2014 Convention is set for February 19 – 21, 2014 at the Dixie Center in St. George, on 1835 S. Convention Center Drive, kicking off promptly at noon with open registration and our first session at 1:00 pm. The UCLS online registration will be opening up in December 2013, so start planning.
The convention hotels will be the Hilton Garden Inn - $95 single, $105 double,1731 S. Convention Center Drive. Phone 435-634-4100; Clarion Suites - $80.00, 1239 S. Main Street, 435-673-7000; Best Western Abbey Inn - $80.00 single, $85.00 double, 1129 S Bluff Street, 435-652-1234; Fairfield Inn - $89.00, 1660 S. Convention center Drive, 435-673-6066. You may start making your reservations now, ask for the UCLS Convention Rate.
Rick Hafen a local Attorney and Surveyor will start by presenting on Water Rights, the Historical elements as well as current issues and the role of surveyors in the water rights process.
Thursday will be a full day of great presentations by our main presenter, Dennis Mouland. Dennis is a registered professional surveyor in Arizona, New Mexico and Colorado. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Management, and has been in the surveying profession since 1972. His experience is evenly split between the private sector, including his own surveying firm, and federal government employment. Dennis will be presenting on topics such as Advanced Land Description Systems, Restoration of Lost Corners and Corner Evidence Analysis.
Thursday evening will be the UCLS Officer Installation Banquet and Entertainment starting at 6:00 pm.
We are pleased to have Paul D. Newton an Attorney and Vice President with Backman Title Services, Shawn Farris an Attorney with Farris & Utley, PC., Gary Christensen with Southern Utah Title Company, Mark Silver with Igage, and Shawn Fernandez with the AGRC to name a few that will be presenting at our various sessions on Friday. They will be talking about title issues, OPUS project and the State GPS System.
We are looking for donations as well as help with the scholarship auction from each of you and our various committees so please contact Scott Woolsey or James Olschewski for your donations or to provide input.
To register online, please click on the link to the right under Upcoming Events.
Convention 2013 Handouts