The second IARU R2 Emergency Communication Workshop was held on October 11, 2016, in Viña del Mar, Chile in conjunction with the IARU Region 2 XIX General Assembly.

The workshop was sponsored by IARU Region 2 and the American Radio Relay League (ARRL).

The event was chaired by Mike Corey, KI1U, Emergency Preparedness Manager for ARRL and the co-chair was Dr. Cesar Pio Santos, HR2P, IARU Region 2 Emergency Coordinator. Representing the IARU R2 Executive Committee was Reinaldo Leandro, YV5AM, IARU Region 2 President.

Attendees represented many Member Societies in and outside of IARU Region 2: Mexico, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Trinidad and Tobago, Ecuador, Honduras, Guatemala, Venezuela, Canada, Brazil, USA, Japan, India, and Germany.

The ITU was represented by Sergio Scarabino.

The presentation given are available below: