Schedule of Events

The 2017 Central States VHF Society Conference schedule follows.  Schedule modifications may be made as planning continues.  Technical presentation topics and authors will be provided once the Conference presentation lineup is released.

This year's Conference will also feature a number of family activities and tours!  See the Family Program page for details.

Schedule revision: May 4, 2017

Thursday July 27, 2017

Time Event Location
0700-0800 Registration for NRAO VLA tour attendees Preconvention Area
0800-1600 NRAO Very Large Array (VLA) Tour NRAO VLA

1500-1800

Registration

 Preconvention Area

1700-1800

CSVHFS Board of Directors Meeting

 Grand Quivera

1800-2000

Thursday Social Mixer

 Chaco/Bandelier

2000-2100 ARRL QSL Card Checking (VUCC, DXCC, WAS, WAC) Grand Quivera

2100-Midnight

Hospitality Suite 

 TBD

Friday, July 28, 2017

Time Event Location

0730-1700

Registration

Preconvention Area 

0800-1000

Vendor Setup

 Tijeras

0800-1100

Noise Figure Measurement

Grand Quivera 

0800-1100

Antenna Range

Eastern Field 

0800-1100

Rover Row

Parking Lot 

0800-1100

Dish Bowl

Parking Lot 

0900-1700

Vendor area open

 Tijeras

0900-1700

Posterboards on Display

 Tijeras

1100-1230

Lunch with Speaker

Chaco/Bandelier 

1245-1300

Technical Program Opening Remarks

Chaco/Bandelier  

1300-1400

Technical presentation A

Chaco/Bandelier  

1400-1500

Technical presentation B

 Chaco/Bandelier 

1500-1600

Technical presentation C

Chaco/Bandelier  

1600-1700

Technical presentation D

Chaco/Bandelier  

1700-1730

Auction benefitting CSVHFS

Chaco/Bandelier  

1730-1900

Dinner (on your own)

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1930-2030

VHF/UHF/Microwave Swapfest

 Chaco/Bandelier 

2030-2100 ARRL QSL Card Checking (VUCC, DXCC, WAS, WAC) Chaco/Bandelier 

2030-2200

CSVHFS Board Meeting

Grand Quivera 

2100-2400

Hospitality Suite

 TBD

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time Event Location

0730-1500

Registration

Preconvention Area 

0900-1500

Vendor Area Open

Tijeras 

0900-1500

Posterboards on Display

 Tijeras

0830-0930

Technical presentation E

Chaco/Bandelier 

0900-1100

VHF101 - Getting Started with VHF/UHF/Microwaves
K5QE & WA5VJB

 Grand Quivera

0930-1030

Technical Presentation F

 Chaco/Bandelier 

1030-1130

Technical presentation G

Chaco/Bandelier  

1130-1300

Lunch with Guest Speaker

Chaco/Bandelier  

1300-1400

Technical presentation H

Chaco/Bandelier  

1400-1500

Technical presentation I

Chaco/Bandelier  

1500-1600

Technical presentation J

Chaco/Bandelier  

1600-1700

CSVHFS Annual Business Meeting

Chaco/Bandelier  

1700-1800

CSVHFS Board Meeting

Grand Quivera 

1730-1800

Social Hour with Cash Bar

Preconvention Area 

1800-2000

Dinner Banquet with Guest Speaker

Chaco/Bandelier  

2000-2400

Hospitality Suite

TBD 

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Time Event Location
0800-0900 Registration Preconvention Area
 0900-1200  VHF102 Presentation Track Grand Quivera 
1200-1300 VHF102 Lunch TBD
1300-1500  VHF102 Presentation Track Grand Quivera 

 

 

 

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