2016 Technical Symposium

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2016 Technical Symposium Agenda, Abstracts and Bios


  1. Secure Tactical Radios vs. Data
  2. Removing Economical Constraints of Rural Deployments with RAN hardware Innovation
  3. Armstrong at Columbia: Student to Great Radio Engineer
  4. Reactive to Pro-Active, Using the Rasberry Pi computer to build a Home Sensor Network
  5. RCA Youth Activities and Initiatives
  6. The New World of Wireless Broadband Fifth Generation or 5G What is it?
  7. A Millimeter Wave Future: The Renaissance of Wireless Communications
  8. In-Building Wireless Communications
  9. eDAS Enterprise Solutions
  10. EMR
  11. DAS Design and the Importance of Accurate Modeling
  12. Measuring in-building coverage performance with test tools
  13. Breaking the Top Secret ENIGMA Codes of WW-II


  • The In-Building panelists
Upcoming Events
7:30 am 2017 RCA Technical Symposium @ Omni William Penn Hotel
2017 RCA Technical Symposium @ Omni William Penn Hotel
Nov 17 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
At this year’s Technical Symposium in Pittsburgh we have an exciting lineup of presenters.  In keeping with our Saturday tour of KDKA, the first broadcast radio station in the nation, a number of presentations will[...]
5:30 pm 2017 RCA Awards Banquet @ Duquesne Club
2017 RCA Awards Banquet @ Duquesne Club
Nov 17 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
For more information, and to register, please click here. Cocktail Reception: 5:30 – 7:00 pm Banquet: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Dress is black tie optional. Men can choose to wear a tuxedo or a[...]
9:00 am KDKA Tour
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
RCA is planning an extensive tour of radio station KDKA, the first commercial radio station in the U.S.!  The tour will commence on Saturday November 18th at 9:00 AM and end at 1:00 PM. Everyone attending[...]