Bytes and pieces: News you can use

Metrology conference: Registration is open for the 2015 Coordinate Metrology Systems Conference that will take place July 20-24 in Hollywood, FL.

Drones may be used to detect disease: Banana plantations in the Philippines are exploring the possibility of using unmanned drones for faster detection of disease.

Conference: The 2015 World Conference on Quality and Improvement sponsored by the American Society for Quality (ASQ) will take place May 4-6 in Nashville.

Learning workshops: The International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI) has announced one-day and half-day workshops in a variety of sessions on April 25-26.