CloudCalc CEO to Appear on Panel: “Lessons Learned for Entrepreneurs”

LL-1Tom Van Laan, CEO of CloudCalc has agreed to appear at a presentation at the New York Institute of Technology Entrepreneurship and Technology Center in Old Westbury, NY.  The presentation, to be held from 12pm to 2:10pm on May 10, 2016, is entitled “Financing your Business Venture and Lessons Learned for Entrepreneurs”Continue reading

Greetings from Orlando – Where Engineering Dreams Come True


“What am I going to do, now that I’ve designed the Super Bowl stadium?  I’m going to Disney World!”

“I’m going to Disney World!”  We all know that is the destination of choice for Super Bowl winning quarterbacks, but earlier this month, it also became the destination for many of the 4,000+ structural steel professionals that attended the AISC’s National Association of Steel Construction Conference (NASCC 2016 – The Steel Show) in the Orlando, FL area.


Sure there was plenty to keep structural engineers’ interest at the conference itself, including the hundreds of exhibitors, the array of technical presentations (including CloudCalc’s presentation), and last but not least, the gorgeous structural steel supporting the St. Augustine Dome of the host Gaylord Palms Resort.  But I’m sure that many of the attendees made it their business to get away from the conference and indulge some fantasy at the Magic Kingdom, a few miles to the north. Continue reading