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Civil GPS Service Interface Committee
International Information Subcommittee

European Meeting
Toulouse 2008

The International Information Subcommittee (IISC) of the Civil GPS Service Interface Committee (CGSIC) convened at the Pierre Baudis Convention Center in Toulouse, France, on April 22, 2008, during the European Navigation Conference (ENC-GNSS 08).


Tuesday, 22 April 2008

09:00 Opening & Welcome
John Wilde, CGSIC Deputy Chair (International)

09:05 Welcome & Morning Session Overview
Rich Brancato, CGSIC Chair, U.S. Department of Transportation

09:10 Update on GPS Program and Modernization
Tony Russo, U.S. National Coordination Office, Deputy Director
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09:40 Update on GPS International Activities
Ray Clore, U.S. Department of State
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10:05 Review of GPS Constellation Health and Recent Events
Doug Louden, U.S. Coast Guard Liaison to the GPS Operations Center
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10:20 Coffee Break

10:50 Update on U.S. GPS Vulnerability Mitigation Activities
Ed Thiedeman, U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
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11:10 Update on U.S. Aviation GPS Program
Mitch Narins, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
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11:40 eLORAN – An Independent Perspective
Mr. James Doherty, Senior Analyst, Institute for Defense Analyses
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12:30 Break for Lunch

13:30 GRACE - GNSS Research and Applications Centre of Excellence
Dr Terry Moore, IESSG
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14:00 The Importance of Robust and Resilient PNT
Dr Sally Basker, Director of Research & Radionavigation, General Lighthouse Authorities of the United Kingdom & Ireland
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Added to Agenda Domestic Space-Based PNT Interference Detection and Mitigation
Captain Curtis L. Dubay, P.E., US Coast Guard
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Not Presented Applications of the U.S. Continuously Operating Reference Station (CORS) System
Richard Snay & Giovanni Sella, NOAA's National Geodetic Survey
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