Join us in Raleigh for this year's conference & Trade Show

Hilton Raleigh North Hills
3415 Wake Forest Rd.
Raleigh, NC 27609

Conference Schedule - Click Here

Registration - New Online! 

We are pleased to offer online registration for Conference this year.
Please click on one of the options below to register. 

Full Conference Registration without Guest  Includes:

  • All Education Thur. - Fri.
  • All Meals Thur. - Sat.
  • Trade Show
  • Board Meeting Sat.
  • Earn up to 14 PDHs
  • 2 Tickets in Grand Prize Drawing*

Full Conference Registration With Guest Includes:

  • All Education Thur. - Fri.
  • All Meals Thur. - Sat.
  • Trade Show
  • Awards Banquet Fri.
  • Board Meeting Sat.
  • Earn up to 14 PDHs
  • 2 Tickets in Grand Prize Drawing*
  • 1 Guest's Dinners Thur. & Fri.

Partial Conference Registration without Guest Includes:

  • All Meals Fri. - Sat.
  • Trade Show/Education Fri.
  • Awards Banquet Fri.
  • Board Meeting Sat.
  • Earn up to 5.5 PDHs
  • 1 Ticket in Grand Prize Drawing*

Partial Conference Registration With Guest Includes:

  • All Meals Fri. - Sat.
  • Trade Show/Education Fri.
  • Awards Banquet Fri.
  • Board Meeting Sat.
  • Earn up to 5.5 PDHs
  • 1 Ticket in Grand Prize Drawing*
  • 1 Guest's Dinner Friday

Seminar Only Conference Registration without Guest Includes:

  • All Meals Thurs.
  • Education Thurs. 
  • Earn up to 8.5 PDHs

* Tickets for Kubota rtv400ci are only included for Full or Partial Conference Registrants. You must be present at the drawing
Friday, February 22nd to win. (You must register before February 20th, Walk-ups will not be entered into the drawing.)

If you need a paper copy of the registration form for accounting purposes click here.

EDUCATION

We are excited to announce that national speaker and author, Don Wilson will be joining us as an instructor at Conference this year. He will be our main speaker on Thursday and we will hear from him again at lunch on Friday.  Thursday's sessions will cover the following topics.

BOUNDARY RETRACEMENT & THE ROLE OF EVIDENCE: This seminar will present the philosophy and legal requirements of boundary retracement including analysis of title, finding, analyzing, presenting, and perpetuating evidence. The types of evidence to be reviewed will include wood evidence, various types of physical evidence, aerial and terrestrial photography, and will incorporate forensic techniques in identifying and dating evidence.

PROPER PREPARATION FOR RETRACEMENT – TAKING ADVANTAGE OF MODERN TOOLS: This seminar will be a brief overview of the surveyor's duty and responsibility, retracement and resurvey, relative importance of conflicting elements, declination conversion, numerous valuable websites on dendrochronology, fence history, common tree names, barbed wire, metal detectors, GPS, satellite surveying, geocaching and numerous case law citations.

Download the eventsXD Conference App on your smartphone or tablet to stay up to date on all Conference details OR visit https://www2.eventsxd.com/events for a paperless schedule of events, maps, exhibitor list, seminar details, etc. Search for NC Society of Surveyors (NCSS).

 

This year's President's Charity Choice is Community of Hope Ministries in Garner, NC. For the last 15 years, Community of Hope Ministries has been servicing the at-risk population in southern Wake County with free after-school tutoring, a food pantry, a crisis assistance program, a job skills readiness program, a financial literacy program, a home repair ministry, a track out program and summer day camps.  Be sure to stop by and see them in the exhibit hall & consider making a donation to this great ministry.


Plat Contest

Our Annual Plat Competition provides you the opportunity to gain recognition among your peers and the chance to bring home  $100 for the Best Overall Plat!  Join us this year for $20/plat & let’s see who wins the 2018 Plat Competition. May the best plat win!

Click Here for the 2018 Plat Contest Forms

Hotel Reservations
For a discount on your hotel room and to be included in our block use this link to make your hotel reservation.  Or you may call, 919-872-2323 and tell them you are with the "NC Society of Surveyors." The special room rate will be available until February 10th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. 


Vendor Registration Packet

Click Here for the 2019 Vendor Registration Packet.