GPS World Editor and Publisher Alan Cameron will deliver the keynote address at IGNSS 2016, which will be held Dec. 6-8 at the Colombo Theatres, UNSW Australia, Sydney. Cameron will speak on “The Future — Navigated Autonomously.”
The International GNSS Society (IGNSS) hosts the event, which is the Southeast Asian region’s premiere conference on GNSS and related position, navigation and timing (PNT) technologies.
The conference will bring together leaders in GNSS and PNT to examine the latest technology, present cutting-edge research and discuss in open forums the implications for policy, market development and positioning infrastructure deployment.
IGNSS 2016 will showcase a number of contemporary topics including, the role of PNT in automated land and aerial vehicles, the growing range of commercial precise positioning services, hard infrastructure issues such as space based augmentation systems, and soft infrastructure issues such as datum modernization and mitigation of system vulnerabilities. These hot topics will be discussed in the context of the latest system developments fueling the multi-GNSS era.
Topics will include the following:
- Emerging Application Areas for GNSS
- Key Industries and their Reliance on GNSS
- Aviation and Avionics
- Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems
- Maritime Applications
- Unmanned Aerial Systems
- Alternatives to GNSS
- National Positioning Infrastructure
- Policies and Standards
- GNSS Augmentation including SBAS
- Datums and Geodesy
- National and International GNSS Developments
- Embracing the Multi-GNSS Era
- GNSS Receiver Development
- GNSS Vulnerability
- Machine Guidance in Agriculture, Construction and Mining
Learn more at the conference website.