Convention 2020 programme

RSGB Convention 2020 begins at 08.45 on Saturday, 10 October 2020
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Programme of events

08:45 President’s welcome and introduction
Dave Wilson, M0OBW
09:00 Keynote address
Eric Swartz, WA6HHQ
From the K2, and a box of parts, to the technology and key features the K4. A behind-the-scenes look at a 22-year adventure of hard work, luck, technology and excitement at Elecraft.

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10:00 The small station
Joe Chester, M1MWD
QRO Magnetic Loop Antennas
Rael Paster, M0RTP
11:00 Turning amateur radio into an adventure
Kevin Richardson, G0PEK and Lauren Richardson, 2E0HLR
VHF propagation and weather
Jim Bacon, G3YLA
12:00 The magic of six metres
Chris Deacon, G4IFX
Having fun with HF contesting
Olof Lundberg, G0CKV
13:00 How to get the most out of your dealer for your part-exchange
Martin Lynch, G4HKS
Ionoscatter on 50 and 144Mhz
Palle Preben-Hansen, OZ1RH
14:00 A pictorial introduction to data modes
Mike Richards, G4WNC
VHF/UHF radios for contesting and DX-ing
Alwyn Seeds, G8DOH
15:00 Antenna modelling with MMANA-GAL
Steve Nichols, G0KYA
DSP: Underlying Concepts
William Eustace, M0WJE
16:00 Why radio and weather go together…
Jim Bacon, G3YLA
Take your CW to the next level
Bruce Pea, N9WKE


*All times are BST (UTC+1)