Thursday, 29 August 2013

Ham fest India 2013

Annual meet of the Radio Amateurs and Short Wave Listeners in India

    Hamfests are events organized by amateur radio enthusiasts for social gathering and promotion of amateur radio hobby. Typically semi-annual events are held on weekends which last from several hours to several days which feature buying and selling of radio and related equipment.

       For HAMs in India, Ham fest is usually a big event hosted once in a year in different parts of the country. This time Ham fest is being hosted in North India for the first time. And Gwalior is having the honor of hosting Ham fest 2013. The event will be hosted in the historic city of Gwalior on 21- 22 September 2013.

Ø The key highlights of Hamfest 2013 include:

Ø Exhibition of electronic goods.

Ø Participation of international industries like Icom,

Ø Technical sessions and lectures.

Ø Evening studded with entertainment programmes.

Ø Sightseeing program for all the delegates.

Ø Awards distribution ceremony.