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Thanks for a GREAT 2018 PREC!

Mark your calendars now for PREC 2019
Now with additional sessions on Saturday!
April 4 - 6th


Tuscany Suites & Casino
255 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas

Congratulations to Bruce Wahl
honored recipient of the
2018 APRE Engineering Achievement Award



Bruce Wahl, Maryland Municipal League

Bruce Wahl - Press Release


                                           

PREC18 Agenda and Presenters

Thurs - 5 April

Presenter - Affiliation

Topic

8:00 AM

 

Breakfast

8:30 AM

Steve Johnston- President, APRE

Opening/Welcome

8:45

Kevin Trueblood, NeptuneEast Engineering Services

Hurricane Recovery

9:30

Alex Hartman, Optimized Media Group

Ethics in Engineering

10:15

Break

 

10:30

Steve Johnston - President, APRE

Tracking RF noise sources

11:15

David Layer, Advanced Engineering - NAB

All Digital FM Field Test Project

12:00PM

Lunch

Lunch

1:00PM

Bill Dahlstrom, Minnesota Public Radio Don Dixon, Colorado Public Radio, Mike Kirk, NPR, Keyur Parikh, GatesAir

Remote Content Insertion

2:00PM

Ted Krichels, CPB; Maggie Montgomery, KAXE; Michael LeClair, WBUR; Mac Dula, WMFE

Funding Station Projects

3:00 PM

Break

 

3:15PM

Jeff Holdenrid, Double Radius Inc.

Ubiquiti optimization

4:00PM

Chris Tobin, Content Creator Solutions

Wireless last mile for remotes

4:45PM

John George, RF Specialties

ABIP Common Findings

5:30 PM

Steve Johnston - President, APRE

Close

5:45 PM

APRE Member Meeting

 

6:30 PM

Night Owl - Gray Haertig + Shively

Night Owl - Spectral & Network Analysis

Friday - 6 April

Presenter - Affiliation

Topic

7:45 AM

 

Breakfast

8:15AM

Michael Beach, Ron Walker PRSS

PRSS Future System Update

9:00AM

Bruce Wahl, Megan Williams, Jon Cyphers PRSS

PRSS MetaPub: Implementing New Channels for
Emergency Alerting

9:45AM

Stu Buck, Arctic Palm Technology

Arctic Palm Centerstage

10:30AM

Break

 

10:45am

Melodie Virtue, Garvey Schubert Barer

Legal Issues: Public File and more

11:30am

Tom Silliman, ERI Inc

Signs of End of Life:
FM Antennas and Transmission Line Systems

12:15 PM

Lunch

Lunch

1:30PM

Steve Dove

Microphones

2:15 PM

Rob Byers, NPR

Production Techniques

3:00 PM

Q&A/Break

 

3:30 PM

Wayne Pecena, Texas A&M University

Broadcast IT Security

4:00 PM

Wayne Pecena

Broadcast IT Security

4:45 PM

Wayne Pecena

Broadcast IT Security

5:30 PM

Steve Johnston - President, APRE

Close

7:00 PM

 

Awards Dinner

 

 

 



The 2018 Public Radio Engineering Conference
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