Pacific Northwest DX Convention

2024 Convention Program

Run with the Sun – Celebrating Cycle 25

Check out the action packed schedule below. For your convenience, print this page and circle those presentations you don’t want to miss.


2:00pm to 6:00pmNew Registrations and checkins
Raffle ticket sales
Baker Hallway
3:00pm to 3:30pmGetting Started in POTAPaul Butzi, W7PFBOlympic Room
3:30pm to 4:00pmGetting Started in SOTATBAOlympic Room
4:00pm to 4:30pmGetting Started in DXMarv Shelton, K7IUOlympic Room
4:30pm to 5:00pmGetting Started in ContestingJustin Mc Allister, K5EMOlympic Room
5:00pm to 7:00pmFree time. Dinner on your own.
7:00pm to 8:00pmQSL Card CheckingSee QSL Card Checking Page for detailsTBA
7:00pm to 8:00pmFireside Chat: DXpeditions thoughts led by club membersOlympic Room
8:00pm to 11:30pmHospitality Suite openTBA


8:00am to 12:00pm
1:30pm to 5:00pm
New Registrations and checkins
Raffle ticket sales
Baker Hallway
9:00am to 9:50amPresentation: The History of DXMike Ritz, W7VOBaker Ballroom
10:00am to 10:50amPresentation: From SOTA to DX–Working
the World from JA
Ara Kourchians, N6ARABaker Ballroom
11:00am to 11:50amPresentation: How Not to Get in the DXpedition LogBrian Moran, N9ADGBaker Ballroom
12:pm to 1:30pmFree time for lunch
1:00pm Raffle Drawing (Time approximate)TBA
1:30pm to 2:20pmPresentation: ContestingMitch Mason, K7RL
Tony Garland, N7DX
Baker Ballroom
2:30pmLIVE Remote Presentation from Jarvis IslandDon Greenbaum, N1DGBaker Ballroom
3:00pm to 3:50pm *Presentation: The Business End of DXpeditions–It’s only a Hobby!Robin Amundson, WA7CPABaker Ballroom
4:00pmRaffle Drawing (Time approximate)TBA
4:00pm to 5:00pmThe DXpedition Funding ConundrumGene Spinelli, K5GSBaker Ballroom
5:00pm to 7:00pmFree time
6:30pm to 8:00pmHappy Hour. Cash bar.Outside Baker Ballroom
7:00pm to 9:00pmBanquet and Keynote Presentation: Clipperton Island DXpedition
Grand Prize Drawing
Robert Fanfant, N7QTBaker Ballroom
9:00pmHospitality Suite open (after Banquet)TBA
* Time subject to change due to live presentation

Small Raffle Drawings will be announced throughout Saturday.


    7:30am to 9:00amBreakfast Buffet
    Baker Ballroom
    9:00am to 10:00amPresentation: DXpeditions to America’s Best Kept SecretBJ Rollinson, WA7WIRBaker Ballroom
    10:00am to 10:30amTraveling Trophy Award and
    Grand Prize Raffle Drawing
    Baker Ballroom
    10:30amConference ends
    Hotel Checkout begins

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