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The 2018 Public Radio Engineering Conference

April 5 - 6th

  Registration is now open

Advance Registration expires on 3/31/18

Registration Link

Tuscany Suites & Casino
255 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas

PREC18 Preliminary Topics and Presenters

  • Wayne Pecena, KAMU                                         IT Security for broadcast
  • Alex Hartman, Optimized Media Group           Ethics in Engineering
  • Bill Dahlstrom, MPR                                              ID and underwriting insertion for remote satellite stations
  • Aaron Read, WXNI                                                WXNI station and transmitter move story
  • Tom Sillman, ERI                                                   How to determine when it is time to replace your antenna
  • Steve Johnston                                                     Tracking radio interference sources AM/FM/WX
  • John George, RF Specialties                              Alternative Broadcast Inspection Program common findings
  • PRSS/NPR                                                               ConDep: The Next Generation
  • PRSS/NPR                                                               MetaPub: Implementing new channels for Emergency alerts
  • David Layer, NAB                                                   All digital FM test in Las Vegas
  • Stu Buck, Artic Palm                                            Arctic Palm CenterStage
  • Kevin Trueblood, WGCU                                       Hurricane recovery / fires
  • Alice Goldfarb/NPR                                                Mapping the Broadcast System
  • Rob Byers, NPR                                                      Production techniques
  • Steve Dove,                                                             Microphones Microphone Microphones
  • Chris Tobin, Newark Public Radio                     Wireless link of 'last mile' for a radio remote
  • Jeff Holdenrid, Double Radius                            Ubiquity radio optimization for broadcast
  • Panel Discussion                                                   Training engineers

PREC 2018 Scholarship



2017 Public Radio Engineering Conference


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