Fwd: Central States VHF Society Conference, Elk Grove Village, IL, 7/26-28
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Subject: [frrl] 2013 Central States VHF Society Conference July 26-28Greetings !The 2013 Central States VHF Society Conferencecommittee invites you to a full weekend of VHF/UHF
activity the weekend of July 26th-through-July 28th.
This 47th Annual Conference is being held at the
Elk Grove Village Holiday Inn at 1000 Busse Rd
located at the South-West corner Route 83 and
Landwehr Road in Elk Grove Village.
The activities begin Friday morning at 9AM with antenna
range gain measurements and pre-amp noise figure measurement
contests. Technical Programs are held Friday afternoon
and all day Saturday. The detailed Agenda and full information
can be found at;
The Society is fortunate to be able to welcome notedVHF/UHF and 10 Ghz enthusiast Mr Dave Sumner K1ZZ,
Chief Executive Officer of the ARRL to this year's
conference as our Keynote Speaker. Please plan to attendSaturday's Banquet when you sign-up for the Conference.Registrations for the Banquet will close on Thursday the 18th of Julyso please take time now to reserve your dinner selection;http://www.csvhfs.org/2013conference/2013Registration.html
The Forum Speakers and Topics for the 2013 Central States VHF Society
Conference - Chicago/Elk Grove Village will include;
James Kennedy, K6MIO(/KH6)
Worldwide Es Propagation on 27-29 June 2012Kent Britain, WA5VJB
Unusual Antennas for Unusual ApplicationsJames Froemke, K0MHC
Where have all the ROVERS gone?
Ed Krome, K9EK
Building and Testing VHF/UHF Power Amps based on the
Freescale LD-MOS ModulesJames Kennedy, K6MIO(/KH6)Solar Cycle UpdateWayne Overbeck, N6NB
Building a Tower Trailer for Roving (and Why!)
Jon Platt, W0ZQ
Gitchi Gami and the 2012 ARRL 10 GHz ContestTerry Price, W8ZN
1.5 kW Larcan 222 MHz AmplifierKeith Pugh, W5IU
AMSAT and ARISS Update 2013Al Ward, W5LUAGerald Johnson, K0CQ
Working Small Stations on 10 and 24 GHz EME with help of
Multiple "mini"-topics (Antenna Modeling, Test "Tricks" to
better your GHz signal, Soldering)Central States VHF Society Sponsored Activities and Awards -This will be s moderated session that will recognize theWe look forward to seeing you at the Conference !
2012-2013 States Above 50 MHz results, Reverse VUCC and the
2013 VHF & Up Spring Sprints. This session will extend into a
discussion of the Future of the Spring VHF & Up Sprints.
73, Kermit Carlson W9XA