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 Schedule of Events

The 2022 Central States VHF Society Conference

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

PROPOSED SCHEDULE
(Subject to change)

Thursday, July 21, 2022
Time Event Location
1330-1730 Registration

 Ballroom Foyer

1800-2030 Mississippi River Dinner Cruse
Riverside Park
2100-2230 CSVHFS Board of Directors Meeting Iowa Room

2000-"Tired"

Hospitality Suite

Mississippi Suite 6th Floor

Friday, July 22, 2022

Time Event Location

0800-1130

Registration

  Ballroom Foyer
0800-1100 Noise Figure Measurement  Wisconsin III
0800-0900 Vendor Setup  Wisconsin I & II

0800-1100

Antenna Range

Riverside Park

0800-1100 Dish Bowl & Rover Row Parking Lot South Side
0915

Family Program Tour
Meet in Lobby

 Lobby
0930
Family Program Tour Departs Lobby

0900-??

Vendor area open

Wisconsin I & II

0900

Posterboards on Display

Ballroom Foyer

Ballroom

LUNCH
Amazing Operating Sites Discovered on 31 Stste Roving Expedition, Summer 2021

Ballroom

1315-1325

TECHNICAL TALKS
Welcome and Opening Remarks

Ballroom

1325-1355

A Simple & Low Cost Path to 50, 144, 222, or 432 MHz
The Transverter Store and Your HTX100
Ballroom 
1355-1425 The Quest for 222 MHz WAS 
Ballroom 
1425-1455 FSK441 vs MSK144 for Meteor-scatter on 222 MHz 
 Ballroom
1500-1520 Break and Auction
benefiting CSVHFS
Ballroom 

1520-1550

 VP6 and Beginners' EME (Pitcairn Island)  Ballroom

1550-1620

Inexpensive Tools for VHF & Above
Ballroom 
1620-1650 All Mode VHF Radio Sport Operation Ballroom 
1700-1900 DINNER
(on your own)

1900-2100

VHF/UHF/Microwave Tradefest Ballroom + Wisconsin I & II

2030-2200

CSVHFS Board Meeting

 Iowa Room

2100-"Tired" Hospitality Suite  Mississippi Suite 6th Floor

Saturday, July 23, 2022

Time Event Location

0800-1100

Registration

 Ballroom Foyer

0800-0815 TECHNICAL TALKS
Welcome & housekeeping
Ballroom 
0815-0845 Low Cost Directional Coupler for VHF/UHF
Ballroom
0845-0915 Working with HOA's and the Growth of VHF Contesting in AZ  Ballroom
0915 Family Program Tour
Meet in Lobby
Lobby
0930
Family Program Tour Departs Lobby
0900-1100 VHF101 - Getting Started with VHF/UHF &
Microwaves
Organized by: Marshall K5QE and Kent WA5VJB
Iowa Room

0900-1100

Vendor Area Open

Wisconsin I & II

0900-1500

Posterboards on Display

Ballroom Foyer
 0915-0945  YU7EF Antennas at W9JN Ballroom
0945-1000 Break & Auction
benefiting CSVHFS
Ballroom
1000-1030 Lighting Protection for Amateur Radio Towers
Ballroom
1030-1100  Chasing DX Records on 4t & 76 GHz from the Flatlands of the Midwest Ballroom
1100-1130  TBD  Ballroom

1145-1315

LUNCH
Long Life Low-stress Rotor Loop for VHF/UHF and Microwave

Ballroom
1315 -1600

Vendor Area Open

Wisconsin I & II
1315 -1600 TECHNICAL TALKS Ballroom 
1315 -1400 Impact of FT-8 in Contesting
Ballroom 
1330-1500

Microwaves 101
W9FZ & KA9VVQ

Iowa Room

1400 - 1430

Optimizing and Operating a High Power 5-Band VHF/UHF and EME Roving Station Ballroom 

1430-1445

Break Ballroom 
1445 - 1515 Advance Yagi Design  Ballroom
1515 - 1600  TBD Ballroom 

1600-1700

CSVHFS Annual Business Meeting

 Ballroom

1700-1800

CSVHFS Board Meeting

Iowa Room

1800-1900

Social Hour w/Cash Bar

Ballroom Foyer

1900-2100

Dinner Banquet w/Guest Speaker

Ballroom

2100-"Tired"

Hospitality Suite

Mississippi Suite 6th Floor

Sunday, July 24, 2019

Time Event Location
No formal Conference Events planned