W9DXCC is an
ARRL approved
Operating Specialty Convention

2017 Schedule of Events

Friday September 15

DX University and Contest University will run in parallel on Friday. You may choose which sessions to attend from either track. See Contest U/DX-U page for details.

10:00 pm NIDXA Hospitality Room 1321


Saturday September 16

Convention meets in Mahogany Ballroom V-VII from 9am - 5PM

8:00 am Doors Open/Registration Mahogany Foyer
9:00 am Opening Remarks Bill Axelrod K3WA & Kermit Carlson W9XA
9:20 am W9DXCC 2017 Theme Bill Axelrod K3WA & Carl Luetzelschwab K9LA
9:30 am St Martin 2013-2017 John Sweeney K9EL
10:00 am Door Prizes Kermit Carlson W9XA
10:10 am Break  
10:20 am Low Band Antenna Theory  Jack Hudson W9MU
10:45 am Low Band DXing Techniques Jerry Rosalius WB9Z
11:30 am ARRL Forum Rick Roderick K5UR, Kermit Carlson W9XA,
Carl Luetzelschwab K9LA, Ron Morgan AD9I
12:00 pm Lunch Break  
1:00 pm Door Prizes Craig Thompson K9CT
1:15 pm Low Band Antenna Practical Application Pat Hoppe WW9R
1:45 pm Digi DXing Bill Axelrod K3WA
2:30 pm Door Prizes  Craig Thompson K9CT
2:40 pm 3YØZ Bouvet - Coming Attractions Glenn Johnson WØGJ
3:25 pm Door Prizes  Craig Thompson K9CT
3:40 pm Break  
3:45 pm Cycle 24 Propagation Update Carl Luetzelschwab K9LA
4:30 pm Final Prizes - Closing Remarks Craig Thompson K9CT
5:00 pm CW Pile-Up Contest With K9AJ in Room 1321
5:30 pm Reception Mahogany Foyer
7:00 pm Banquet
Rick Roderick K5UR Keynote Speaker
Mahogany V-VII
9:30 pm GMDXA Hospitality Room 1321