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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 Agenda and Presenters

  • Thursday - 5 April


    8:00 AM Registration - Breakfast

    8:30 AM Steve Johnston- President, APRE Opening/Welcome

    8:45 Kevin Trueblood       Hurricane Recovery

    9:30 Alex Hartman            Ethics in Engineering

    10:15 Break

    10:30 Steve Johnston      Tracking RF noise sources

    11:15 David Layer            All Digital FM Field Test

    12:00PM Lunch

    1:00PM Bill Dahlstrom      Remote ID Insertion

    2:00PM Moderated Session  - Station project funding

    3:00 PM Break

    3:15PM John George        ABIP Common Findings

    4:00PM Jeff Holdenrid       Ubiquity optimization

    4:45PM Chris Tobin           Wireless last mile for remotes

    5:30 PM Steve Johnston - President, APRE Close

    5:45 PM APRE Member Meeting

    6:30 PM Night Owl

    Gray Haertig + Shively      Spectral & Network Analysis


    Friday - 6 April


    8:00 AM Breakfast

    8:15AM NPR/PRSS             ConDep: the Next Gen

    9:00AM NPR/PRSS             MetaPub: Emergency Alerts

    9:45AM Stu Buck                Arctic Palm Centerstage

    10:30AM Break 1

    10:45am NPR Labs/Alice Goldfarb -- Mapping the Broadcast System

    11:30am Tom Sillman         Antenna Replacement

    12:15 PM Lunch

    1:30PM Steve Dove            Microphones

    2:15 PM NPR / Rob Byers   Production

    3:00 PM Q&A/Break

    3:30 PM Wayne Pecena      IT Security

    4:00 PM Wayne Pecena      IT Security

    4:45 PM Wayne Pecena      IT Security

    5:30 PM Steve Johnston - President, APRE Close


    7:00 PM APRE Engineering Awards Dinner

PREC 2018 Scholarship



2017 Public Radio Engineering Conference


The 2017 Public Radio Engineering Conference
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