SOLD OUT Getting Started with Drones in A/E/C: Skills Seminar

April 24, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

McHugh Construction
1737 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616


Your project is not two-dimensional, so why rely on two-dimensional data to see it through? Advanced geospatial data collection, processing, and analysis provide a more comprehensive view than traditional photos and videos.



  1. Learn how to get started using drones in construction
  2. Understand how to use interactive drone captured media for marketing purposes.
  3. Learn how to use drone data to keep key stakeholders up to date on project progress in real-time
  4. Go back to your firm with ideas to win more bids and take your projects to new heights using aerial data


11:30 a.m. - noon Networking
Noon - 1 p.m. Seminar
1 - 1:30 p.m. Q&A

Event Sponsor

About Our Speaker

Ted Parisot, CMO and Cofounder of Helios Visions

Ted Parisot is the Cofounder of Helios Visions, a Fulton Market Chicago based drone services company that specializes in drone photography, drone mapping and 3D reality capture for clients in the AEC industry.

Helios Visions concentrates their focus on helping AEC professionals use drone collected images and data as a tool that can be used during the design, building and marketing phases of a construction project. Drone data supports marketing efforts including branding, market research, website content creation, social media, project proposals, and presentations for clients.

As a digital marketing and photography professional with over 15 years experience, he helps B2B clients increase their visibility online using modern marketing strategies and tactics.

He received his undergraduate degree in Communications and Media Studies from Northern Illinois University. He is a new member of SMPS Chicago Chapter.

CPSM CEU Credits: 1.5

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Parking: Metered street parking available.



$50.00 SMPS Members
$75.00 after 04:00 pm April 20

$95.00 Non-members
$120.00 after 04:00 pm April 20

$0.00 Annual Sponsor - Member

$0.00 Speaker / Panelist

$50.00 Out of State SMPS Members
$75.00 after 04:00 pm April 20

$25.00 Student*
$50.00 after 04:00 pm April 20