Eleventh Meeting
May 7-8, 2013

The Melrose Hotel
Metro Blue/Orange Line to Foggy Bottom Metro
2430 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20037

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Tuesday, May 7, 2013
9:00 - 9:05 BOARD CONVENES
Call to Order
Mr. James J. Miller, PNT Advisory Board Executive Director, NASA Headquarters
9:05 - 9:30 Introductions, Announcements, & Agenda Items of Interest:
GPS Economic Assessment: Quantifying Societal Benefits
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Dr. James Schlesinger, Chair
Dr. Bradford Parkinson, Vice-Chair
9:30 - 9:45 Update from National Coordination Office for Space-Based PNT
Space-Based PNT EXCOM Recent and Emerging Issues
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Dr. Jan Brecht-Clark, Director, National Coordination Office for Space-Based PNT
9:45 - 10:10 GPS Modernization Activities: Progress & Challenges
Ensuring Cyber Security and CNAV Capability
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Major General Martin Whelan, Director of Requirements, Air Force Space Command
10:10 - 10:20 GPS III Satellite Reflectors For Performance & Interoperability
Air Force/NASA Senior Advisory Group Update
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Dr. John Labrecque, Earth Surface & Interior Focus Area, Science Mission Directorate, NASA
10:20 - 10:40 GPS III Out To 2030: Building For Future User Applications
Operating in a Multi-National, Multi-GNSS Environment
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Mr. Steve Moran, Director, GPS Mission Solutions, Raytheon Company
10:40 - 11:00 Future Trends In GPS User Equipment: Maximizing Productivity
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Mr. Don Jewell, Defense Editor for GPS World
11:00 - 11:15 BREAK
11:15 - 11:30 United States Federal Radionavigation Plan (FRP)
Infrastructure Update: Nationwide Differential GPS (NDGPS)
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Ms. Karen Van Dyke, Director for PNT, DOT Research & Innovative Technology Administration
11:30 - 11:50 Global Differential GPS (GDGPS) Evolution
A Decade of Civil Signal Monitoring With the GDGPS, but Who Needs It?
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Dr. Yoaz Bar-Sever, Manager, Global Differential GPS System, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
11:50 - 12:10 International GNSS Service (IGS) Real-Time Service & Multi-GNSS Experiment, Enabling Intersystem Monitoring
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Mr. Mark Caissy, IGS Governing Board Member, Natural Resources, Canada
Ms. Ruth Neilan, Director of the IGS Central Bureau, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
12:10 - 1:00 LUNCH
1:00 - 1:25 United States International Activities & Engagement
Collaboration for the Long Term
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Mr. Dave Turner, Deputy Director, Office of Space & Advanced Technology, State Department
1:25 - 1:45 Implementing Galileo/GNSS to GPS Time Offset
Moving Further Towards Interoperability Through "Time"
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Mr. Edward Powers, Division Chief, United States Naval Observatory (USNO)
1:45 - 2:10 Ensuring GNSS Service Benefits are Not Disrupted:
Adjacent-Band Interference to Consumer Radio Receivers
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Dr. Thomas Powell, Principal Director, User Systems, The Aerospace Corporation
2:10 - 2:30 Tech America Interests in Supporting GPS Economic Productivity
A Day Without Space: If our GPS Enterprise was Compromised, What Impact Would it Have on our Nation's Economy?
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Mr. David Logsdon, Executive Director, Space Enterprise Council
2:30 - 3:15 Recognizing GPS Contributions
Benefit Measurement, Spectrum Policy and Analysis, and Needs for Assessing and Communicating Benefits
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Dr. Irv Leveson, Founder, Leveson Consulting
3:15 - 3:30 BREAK
3:30 - 4:00 Nibbles: Three Essential Attributes for any GNSS - Availability, Affordability, Accuracy
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Dr. Bradford Parkinson, Vice-Chair
4:00 - 4:45 Proposed Structure and Deliverables of GPS Economic Assessment
Quantifying Societal Benefits from GPS Applications – Key Sectors & Critical Infrastructure Applications to be Examined
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Dr. Nam D. Pham, Managing Partner, NDP Consulting Group
4:45 - 5:00 Afternoon "Wrap-Up" Discussion
Preliminary Feedback & Discussion for Establishing Economic Assessment Work Plan on May 8
All PNT Advisory Board Members
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
9:00 - 9:05 BOARD CONVENES
Call to Order
Mr. James J. Miller, PNT Advisory Board Executive Director, NASA
9:05 - 9:15 Announcements & Agenda
Some Thoughts and Guidance from May 7 Discussions
Dr. James Schlesinger, Chair
Dr. Bradford Parkinson, Vice-Chair
9:15 - 10:00 International Member Regional Updates & Perspectives (at member's discretion)
10:00 - 10:15 BREAK
10:15 - 12:00 PNT Advisory Board Member "Round Table" Discussion
Establishing Expectations, Working Structure, Scope, Timeline, Assignments, and Deliverables for National GPS Economic Assessment -- What top level questions need to be answered?
(1) Quantify Scope of Gov & Industry Investments
(2) Prioritize User Base Critical Sectors & Applications
(3) Review Past Economic Analyses & Identify Gaps
(4) Derive Values from Productivity Gains
(5) Determine Ops & Cost Impacts of GPS Service Disruptions
Intro by Governor Jim Geringer, PNT Board, Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI)

Feedback by All PNT Advisory Board Members in coordination with Dr. Nam D. Pham

Develop any additional Recommendations and Findings for presentation to PNT EXCOM
12:00 - 1:00 WORKING LUNCH

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