National Space-Based Positioning, Navigation, and Timing Advisory Board

PNT logo The National Space-Based Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) Advisory Board provides independent advice to the U.S. government on GPS-related policy, planning, program management, and funding profiles in relation to the current state of national and international satellite navigation services.

Membership

The Advisory Board consists of GPS experts from outside the U.S. government.

Currently, there are 23 members representing U.S. industry, academia, and foreign organizations.

Advisory Board members posing with NASA staff
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Tasks & Recommendations

The Advisory Board receives study topics and other tasks from the National Executive Committee to guide its work.

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The Advisory Board provides recommendations and reports to the National Executive Committee based on their tasks as well as independent findings.

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Meetings

Next Meetings:

Jun 11-12, 2015
Annapolis Marriott Waterfront
Annapolis, Maryland

Oct 30-31, 2015
UCAR Center Green Facility
Boulder, Colorado

Last Meeting: Dec 10-11, 2014

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The Advisory Board meets 1-2 times a year. Meetings are generally open to the public, in accordance with the Government in the Sunshine Act.

Establishment & Sponsorship

The Advisory Board is one of three national PNT organizations established under a 2004 presidential policy directive.

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It is chartered as a federal advisory committee and operates under the rules of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA).

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Learn about FACA at GSA.gov

NASA sponsors the Advisory Board on behalf of the National Executive Committee for Space-Based PNT. Advisory Board members are nominated by the agencies of the National Executive Committee and appointed by the NASA Administrator.

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Point of Contact

Please direct questions about the Advisory Board to:

James J. Miller
Executive Director
(202) 358-4417
jj.miller@nasa.gov
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