Ruth Willet, KM4LAO, of Cana, Virginia, named as recipient of the 2018 ARRL Hiram Percy Maxim Memorial Award by the ARRL BOD. The Hiram Percy Maxim Memorial Award will be presented to Ruth on Saturday Nov 3rd. Info Click Here
|9:00 AM||Forum Room||ARRL Georgia State Convention Welcome & Message from Southeastern Division Director and Georgia Section Manager.||Greg Sarratt W4OZK & David Benoist AG4ZR|
|10:00AM||Forum Room||Lessens learned deployment to Hurricane Florence, Being self-sufficient during deployment||James Lea, WX4TV|
|11:00 AM||Forum Room||Youth on the Air 2018 in South Africa||Faith Hannah Lea AE4FH|
|12:00 PM||VE Room||Working Satellites||Dr. John Kludt, K4SQC & Daryl Young K4RGK|
|12:00 PM||Forum Room||Going Green with QRP||Rich Arland, K7SZ|
|1:00 PM||Forum Room||Presentation of the 2018 Hiram Percy Maxim Memorial Award to Ruth A. Willet, KM4LAO. Reception to follow. Info Click Here||Greg Sarratt W4OZK|
|2:00 PM||VE Room||Introduction to DMR and Best Practices for DMR users||Ken Bryant, K1DMR|
|2:00 PM||Forum Room|
|9:00 AM||Forum Room||TBA|
|10:00 AM||Forum Room||Emcomm and Preparedness and Communication,||Steve Wisenburg, KM4CVU|
|11:00 AM||Forum Room||DXpedition to Dry Tortuga working HF and Satellite||James Lea, WX4TV|
|12:00 PM|| Personal Go-Kit For Emergency Communications Contest
You can read more about the Go-box contest here.
|Greg Sarratt W4OZK|
|12:00 PM||Go Kit Contest Finals Announced.||Staff|
On-going Activities on both Saturday and Sunday. In the area directly in front of the Main Exhibit Hall
- ON-SITE DMR Repeater Station ,K1DMR, 443.0375+, CC 15, K4USD Network
- AMSAT – Dr. John Kludt/K4SQC & Daryl Young K4RGK along with the NFARL mobile tower.
- The Stone Mountain HamFest AMSAT Challenge
- Gwinnett ARES Trailer Mobile Communications Center(and Talk-in for HamFest)
*Some of these Forums will be changed and updated in the coming days. Thank you for your patience.