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Civil GPS Service Interface Committee
Surveying, Mapping & Geo-Sciences Subcommittee

CORS Users Forum
Fort Worth 2007

The Surveying, Mapping & Geo-Sciences (SM&G) Subcommittee of the Civil GPS Service Interface Committee (CGSIC) convened the 7th annual Continuously Operating Reference Station (CORS) Users Forum on September 23, 2007, during the full CGSIC meeting in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Sunday, September 23, 2007

1:30 Welcome
Richard Snay, NOAA's National Geodetic Survey

1:35 CORS: Overview and Status
Giovanni Sella, NOAA's National Geodetic Survey
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1:55EarthScope's Plate Boundary Observatory: Status Update
Greg Anderson, UNAVCO, Inc.

2:15 OPUS: The Online Positioning User Service
Gerald Mader and Neil Weston, NOAA's National Geodetic Survey
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2:35 Surveying Green Light: Impact of Space Weather
Joe Kunches, Mihail Codrescu and Time Fuller-Rowell
NOAA's Space Weather Prediction Center
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2:55 On-GRID: Resources and Support for High-Precision Real-Time GNSS Networks
Gavin Schrock, Washington State Reference Station Network
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3:15 Real-Time Positioning and the Role of the NGS
William Henning, NOAA's National Geodetic Survey
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3:35 Question & Answer Session with Panel of the Speakers

3:55 Break

4:05 Interactive Sessions within Small Discussion Groups

  Group A: Real-Time Positioning from the Network Administrator's Perspective
Facilitators: Pam Fromhertz & Giovanni Sella

  Group B: Real-Time Positioning from the User's Perspective
Facilitators: William Henning & Mike Londe

  Group C: OPUS and Ionospheric Models
Facilitators: Rick Foote, Gerald Mader, & Joe Kunches

5:00End of Forum

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