Schedule

We are working to make a full packed technical buffet

This is a partial list of session (more as soon as they are confirmed)

19th Jan

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Registration & Breakfast

Homebrew Session
11:00 AM -1:00 PM (Hall 1)
Homebrewing Valve Audio Amps by Sinosh, VU2LN and Peter, VU2TSF
A new Dual-band transceiver by Rahul, VU3WJM
Remote Operating your station by Sasi, VU3ELR

Short Sessions
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Auditorium)
– Walky board by Suyog, VU2THF
– Collecting Radios by Sridhar, VU3PEN
– Building Power Supply by Vijai George, VU2NEP
– Preparing for IOTA/DXPedition by Sarath Babu, VU3RSB
– Making Beams by Das, VU2DOS
– Repeater Controller by Sai, VU3JVW

EmComm Session
11:00 AM -1:00 PM (Hall 2)
Organizing Emergency Communications by Sarath, VU3RSB
Drones for Flood Relief by Kavi, VU2UAV
Kerala Flood Relief Operation by Suwil, VU2IT

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Lunch

Digital Session
2:30 – 4:00 PM (Hall 1)
Arduino for Amateurs by Farhan, VU2ESE
3D printing for Amateurs by RK, KM4QYS & Rayyan, VU3ECQ,
WSPR the weak signal propagation tool by Charu, VU2UPX

Satellites Session
2:30 – 4:00 PM (Hall 2)
Amateur Satellite Regulations in India by Nitin, VU3TYG
Working the Satellites by Prashant, VU2PSQ
Building the Exseed Sat by Farhan, VU2ESE

Workshops
UBITX  – 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
US FCC Exam  – 4:00 PM

 

20th Jan

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Breakfast

Antenna Analyzer Workshop
9:00 AM (Auditorium)

Antenna Session
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Hall 1)
Designing Antennas with a PC (Modelling) by Aravind, VU2ABS
40/20 dual-band dipole by Gurudatta, VU3GDP
IoIo Antenna for Satellites by Paddy, VU2PEP
Antuino the Antenna Analyzer by George, VU2GT

Measurements and Tool
11:00 AM -1:00 PM (Hall 2)
Tools for Amateurs by Thomas, VU3UGT
How and Why of Antenna Analyzers by Shekhar, VUHMY
Scalar Network Analyzer by Gurudatta, VU3GDP
Spectrum Analyzer for Radio Hams, Farhan, VU2ESE

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Lunch

Homebrew Presentations
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM (Auditorium)
Everyone gets a chance to talk about what are you building, what’s new in your shack? 10 minutes per speaker.

Prize Presentation for the contests
4:00 PM
DEV’s  Homebrew Challenge award ceremony for 2019

Homebrew Contest

Have you built anything lately? Antenna, accessory or a transceiver? Enter any homebrew equipment for the contest .

  • First prize, an all-band 10 watt HF uBITX transceiver kit.
  • Second prize, a 7 watts SSB HF BITX40 transceiver

Workshops

The workshops have to be prepaid and booked for at the registration time.

  • Antenna Analyser. (₹3500)
    Farhan, VU2ESE will lead a workshop to build your own Antenna Analyzer
  • Tube Audio Amplifier (₹12000)
    Sinosh, VU2LN will lead a workshop to build a HiFi valve audio amplifier with EL84s
  • Ubitx Workshop (₹8500)
    Sasi, VU3ELR will lead a workshop build a uBITX in a professional box
  • US Amateur Radio License Exam Session.
    Avail this opportunity to get your USA license right here in India. Click here for more details and registration. or contact A.Suresh, AB9US(VU2IPL)  ab9us.vu2ipl@gmail.com, 8985068899 & 6303014459.

Club Night

Jan 19th, 9 PM onwards. Not interested in any of the workshops? Join the club night where all the participating clubs do their own show-n-tell. Bring the projects of your club along and you can show and dicuss them. Each club gets their own table.