22nd Annual
Wisconsin ARES/RACES Conference/ARRL Convention 2020
Presented by WeComm Ltd in cooperation with Wisconsin ARES/RACES
Saturday, October 24, 2020
9:30 AM to 4:30 PM – ARES Connect check-in begins at 9:00 AM


9:00 AM to 9:30 AM Check in to ARES Connect
9:30 AM to 10:00 AM Welcome, Introductions and Awards.
Kyle Schaefer, KC9SDK - SEC
(See KC9SDK'S Bio Here.)
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM State of the Section
Patrick Moretti, KA1RB - WI Section Manager, ARRL and Kyle Schaefer, KC9SDK - SEC
(See KA1RB's Bio Here.)
10:30 AM to 10:45 AM Networking Break
10:45 AM to 11:45 AM Digital Modes - How it all fits together and works
John Kruk, N9UPC - EC St. Croix County
(See N9UPC'S Bio Here.)
11:45 AM to 12:00 PM Q and A for John Kruk Digital Modes presentation
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM AREDN (Amateur Radio Emergency Data Network) Overview
Aaron Diers, KC0WKP - Network Communications System Analyst, ADV
(See KC0WKP'S Bio Here.)
2:00 PM to 2:15 PM Q and A for Aaron Diers, AREDN Overview presentation
2:15 PM to 2:30 PM Networking Break
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM AREDN (Amateur Radio Emergency Data Network) Technical - hands on setup
Aaron Diers, KC0WKP - Network Communications System Analyst, ADV
(See KC0WKP'S Bio Here.)
3:30 PM to 3:45 PM Q and A for Aaron Diers, AREDN Technical presentation
3:45 PM to 4:00 PM Networking Break
4:00 PM to 4:30 PM Closing remarks and GRAND door prizes
Click here for a PDF (printable) version of the Itinerary.
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