Western Pennsylvania ARES

WPAmap 190

ARRL Diamond

2015 Western Pennsylvania ARES Emcomm Conference

Date: Saturday May 30,  2015

Time: 9AM-5PM

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                 Location: University of Pittsburgh Johnstown




  • Admission free!
  • Talk-in on 146.940 Mhz (pl 123) WA3WGN Cambria Radio Club / Cambria ARES. Wide area coverage.
  • Please register here so we can estimate turnout
  • Dorm rooms available for Friday night.  Contact W3YJ for more info.



Tentative program:

  • Remote Operation of Your HF Station
  • Getting Started in Winlink 2000 with RMS Express
  • Organizing a Large Bike Race Using NIMS
  • Interfacing NBEMS and Mesh Networks
  • Flmsg Custom Form Templates
  • How to Organize a Ham-In-a-Day Training Session
  • An Actual Disaster! Bring your Laptops with NBEMS, mesh nodes, and HTs



Meet your ARES/ACS/ARRL Leadership!

 Attendees include:

  • Tim Duffy K3LR -- Western PA ARRL Section Manager
  • Susan Singer, KB3KDC -- PEMA ACS Coordinator
  • Tom Abernathy W3TOM - Atlantic Divison ARRL Director
  • Harry Bloomberg, W3YJ -- Western PA ARES Section Emergency Coordinator



Thanks to:



For more info and to reserve a dorm room please contact:

Harry Bloomberg, W3YJ  -- Section Emergency Coordinator --

Donations of any amount are welcome to help pay for lunch with a suggested amount of $10 per person.  Please do not send cash, send a check payable to "University of Pittsburgh" to:

Harry Bloomberg

201 Delafield Rd

Pittsburgh, PA 15215

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