HRU 2019

 ARRL New York City-Long Island
Section Convention

Important Links

2019 Forum-Schedule
Frequently Asked Questions
Public Transportation
Door Prize Donors
HRU 2010 Historical Information

HRU 2019 is over! – Thanks to all who helped make this event a success!
HRU 2020 is NEXT – Saturday, January 4, 2020 at LIU Post
HRU 2019 Highlights – Saturday, January 5, 2019 at LIU Post

Keynote Speaker – Howard Michel WB2ITX, New ARRL Chief Executive Officer

NEW this year
Saturday, January 5, 2019 at LIU Post

30 Forums with new forums: All things Digital VHF and above, Skywarn overview, Raspberry Pi applications, Kit Building and others to be determined! Please contact us if you have a suggestion for a forum or would like to volunteer to be a moderator!
Hands-on Workshops:
1. Cable Theory / RF Connectors,
2. Ethernet Connectors,
3. Test Equipment,

Day-of-Event Handout
Special Event Station W2HRU and demos
Amateur Radio License Exam Session
Amateur Radio Club tables
Door Prizes including a handheld tranceiver giveaway! Anyone who makes a donation will be entered in our main door prize raffle that includes all major prizes. All major door prizes will be drawn after the Keynote Speaker in Room E at approximately 12:30 PM. There will be a special raffle for another handheld transceiver just for HRU volunteers.
Food and Refreshments available

LIU / Post Campus Map

LIU / Post Room Layout
Note: All forum rooms are on first floor EXCEPT rooms D and G which are on second floor! These rooms are accessible by stairs or elevator.

HRU 2019 Chairman
Tom Carrubba KA2D

Past Chairmen
Tom Carrubba KA2D 2011-present
Neil Heft KC2KY 2007-2010
George Tranos N2GA 2003-2006
Phil Lewis N2MUN 2000-2002

HRU 2019 Committee
Tom Carrubba KA2D
Gary Lindtner KB2BSL
Diane Ortiz K2DO
Mel Granick KS2G
George Tranos N2GA
John Melfi W2HCB
Richie Cetron K2KNB
Art Altarac WA2KXE
Neil Heft KC2KY
Phil Lewis N2MUN
Mike Lisenco N2YBB
Jerry Abrams WB2ZEX

ARRL New York City / Long Island
Section Convention

Jim Mezey W2KFV, Section Manager

Sponsoring Clubs
Ham Radio University ARC
Radio Central ARC
LIU / Post Radio Station WCWP

Participating Clubs & Organizations
Participating Clubs & Organizations

Our 20th annual event!

Saturday, January 5, 2019
LIU Post
Hillwood Commons Student Center
720 Northern Boulevard
Brookville, NY 11548

Spreading Ham Radio Knowledge and Know How
“A day of education to share ideas, experiences, knowledge and fellowship among Amateur Radio operators”


Howard Michel WB2ITX
New ARRL Chief Executive Officer

Suggested donation $5 – no preregistration is required!
Doors open at 7:30 AM with first forum at 8:30 AM
HRU 2010 on YouTube

Please contact us at for further info.

Directions to: LIU Post

Note: Please use the WEST entrance of the LIU Post campus. Follow signs to the Tilles Center. Go past the Tilles Center and follow the access road until it turns left and goes along the back of the buildings. You will see Hillwood Commons on the left, next to the radio tower for WCWP! Park and enter Hillwood Commons just to the right of the tower.
Link to additional directions from LIU Post website

Thanks are extended to all for their help!