Posted by ks6m on 20th August 2013
The ARRL Pacific Division and the Mt. Diablo Amateur Radio Club present:
PACIFICON 2013 – October 11-13, 2013
- The Great West Coast Ham Radio Convention!
- Largest West Coast Vendor Show of Amateur Radio Gear!
- More Than 75 Outstanding Technical Forums!
- Great Swap Meet!
- and much, much more!
Returning to the magnificent Santa Clara venue:
Marriott Santa Clara Hotel
2700 Mission College Blvd.
Santa Clara, California
For Events, Latest Updates and Registration go to
www.PACIFICON.org (http://www NULL.pacificon NULL.org/)
If hotel lodging is needed, make reservations before September 26, 2013, to qualify for the special Pacificon rate of $109/night. You can make reservations on line (http://www NULL.marriott NULL.com/hotels/travel/sjcga-santa-clara-marriott/?toDate=10/13/13&groupCode=pacpaca&stop_mobi=yes&fromDate=10/10/13&app=resvlink) with the special Pacificon Group Code rate already entered. Or, call the Marriott Hotel Reservations Desk at 1-800-228-9290 and ask for the Pacificon rate.
PACIFICON 2013 Events, Forum Topics, and Exhibits Include:
- Friday All-Day Antenna Seminar
- Friday Evening New Media Elmers and Podcasters
- Saturday Morning Kickoff with Speaker Gordon West
- More Than 75 Outstanding Technical Forums
- Largest West Coast Vendor Show of Amateur Radio Gear
- Saturday Amateur Radio and the Law Seminar
- Great Saturday Swap Meet
- Ham License Exams
- Daily Radio Prize Drawings
- Direction Finding: Fox-Hunting, Beginner and Advanced
- Great QRP Programs
- Amateur Television (ATV/DATV)
- HFpack Activities
- Saturday All-Day Technician License Class
- Working Satellites
- A Full Slate of Youth Projects and Activities
- Kit Building
- Emergency Communications
- Saturday Evening Banquet with Guest Speaker
- Annual ARRL Pacific Division Director’s Forum
- Understanding the Physics of Radio
- Moon Bounce – EME
- Antenna Theory & Construction
Come and Experience the Many Facets of Ham Radio!