2017 ARRL/TAPR Digital Communications Conference Issues Call for Papers

Technical papers are solicited for presentation at the 36th Annual ARRL/TAPR Digital Communications Conference (DCC), set for September 15-17 in St. Louis, Missouri, at the Holiday Inn Airport West in Earth City. Papers will also be published in the Conference Proceedings. Authors do not need to attend the conference to have their papers included in the Proceedings. The submission deadline is Ju…

Four Days in May is Hamvention Weekend Focus for QRP Community

Four Days In May (FDIM) is the event that attracts many members of the QRP community to the Dayton, Ohio, area at Hamvention® time. Registration remains open for the annual event, which gets under way on Thursday, May 18, at the Holiday Inn in Fairborn, Ohio. FDIM is the annual convention of the event’s sponsor, the QRP Amateur Radio Club International (QRPARCI). FDIM features a day of seminars, …

2017 National Hurricane Conference Set for New Orleans

The 2017 National Hurricane Conference that gets under way this month in New Orleans will offer several presentations for radio amateurs. The conference theme, as it’s been in the past, is to improve hurricane preparedness. All Amateur Radio sessions are free. For 2017, all the Amateur Radio sessions will be on Wednesday Morning, April 19, from 8:30 AM until 12:15 PM CDT. There will be two Amat…