The Charlotte Hamfest is known for having some of the best Forums in the area!  Be sure to check out the schedule below, and plan your visit accordingly!

Time Presenter Topic
9:00a – 9:45a Roland Kraatz, W9HPX
Charlotte Digital Radio Group
“Digital Voice Progress – 2017” A focus on hotspots and how to use them effectively.
10:00a – 10:45a Trip Kreger
Fair-Rite Products
Overview of ferrites, their applications and how ham radio use them for suppression.
11:00a – 11:50a WCNC Weather Team
Brad Panovich or Sarah Fortner
 Spotting weather that makes a difference.
12:00p – 1:45p Dr. James Boehner, N2ZZ
Roanoke Division Director

Bill Morine, N2COP
Roanoke Division Vice Director

Dr. Karl Bowman, W4CHX
NC Section Manager

Dr. Mark Tarplee, N4UFP
SC Section Manager

ARRL & Roanoke Division

Schedule Subject to change – please check back for any updates

Layout of Forums Rooms

We are fortunate enough to have a separate building to hold our Forums in.  Facing the Arena, to the far left you will find the Forums Rooms.

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