20th Annual
Wisconsin ARES/RACES Conference/ARRL Convention 2018
Presented by WeComm Ltd in cooperation with Wisconsin ARES/RACES
Saturday, October 13, 2018
McMillan Memorial Library, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin


9:00 AM to 9:30 AM Registration Opens
9:30 AM to 9:45 AM Welcome, Introductions and Awards.
Kyle Schaefer, KC9SDK -Section Emergency Coordinator
(See KC9SDK'S Bio Here.)
9:45 AM to 10:15 AM Words from our Section Manager
Patrick Moretti, KA1RB- WI Section Manager, ARRL
(See KA1RB's Bio Here.)
10:15 AM to 10:30 AM Words from our Section Emergency Coordinator
Kyle Schaefer, KC9SDK - Section Emergency Coordinator
(See KC9SDK's Bio Here.)
10:30 AM to 10:45 AM Technical Aspects of the WECOMM Network
Kyle Schaefer, KC9SDK, President of WeComm, Ltd.
10:45 AM to 11:00 PM Networking Break
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Being Deployed
Steve Buck, WI9ARC - Disaster Assessment/Situational Awareness, Red Cross
(See WI9ARC's Bio Here.)
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Lunch (Either in all purpose room or on your own). Door prizes!
ARES/RACES Apparel Update.
Kyle Schaefer, KC9SDK
Emma Schaefer, KC9YGJ
1:00 PM to 1:45 PM Deployment Panel
Paul Brooten KB9TYC - Emergency Coordinator, Barron County - (See KB9TYC'S Bio Here.)
Chris Keezer KC9NVV - Northwest District Emergency Coordinator - (See KC9NVV'S Bio Here.)
Sandy Letlebo KC9LZW - (See KC9LZW'S Bio Here.)
Travis Waack KB9YRC - Emergency Manager, Manitowoc County - (See KB9YRC'S Bio Here.)

1:45 PM to 2:15PM Dark Sky; Travis Waack, KB9YRC - Emergency Manager, Manitowoc County - (See KB9YRC'S Bio Here.)
2:15 PM to 2:30 PM Networking Break
2:30 PM to 3:15 PM Go Kit Demo
Art Davidson AC9CD - Southeast District Emergency Coordinator (See AC9CD'S Bio Here.)
Patrick Moretti, KA1RB - WI Section Manager, ARRL (See KA1RB'S Bio Here.)
Mark Rasmussen N9MEA - Assistant Section Emergency Coordinator (See N9MEA'S Bio Here.)
Stan Piekarczyk K9STN (See K9STN'S Bio Here.)
Paul Hughes W9CBJ (See W9CBJ'S Bio Here.)
3:15 PM to 4:00 PM Portable Field Setup Mike Martens, KB9VBR - (See KB9VBR'S Bio Here)
4:00 to 4:30 Closing Remarks and GRAND Door Prizes
5:00 PM Library closes
OPTIONAL  
5:15 PM

Dinner at Lake Aire Supper Club.
Menu at http://www.lakeairesupperclub.com

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