19th Meeting
June 28-29, 2017

Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor, Stadium Ballroom
110 South Eutaw Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

10:00 - 10:05
Call to Order & Announcements
Mr. James J. Miller, Executive Director, PNT Advisory Board, NASA
10:05 - 10:30
19th Meeting Priorities – Focus for Aug. 17 PNT EXCOM
(1) PNT Board letter on Adjacent Band Harmful Interference to GPS Users; (2) Administration Transition Package
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Mr. John Stenbit, Chair;
Dr. Bradford Parkinson, 1st Vice-Chair;
Gov Jim Geringer, 2nd Vice-Chair
10:30 - 10:45
PNT EXCOM Priorities & Key Policy Initiatives
National Coordination Office (NCO) Interagency Perspectives
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Mr. Harold "Stormy" Martin, Director, National Coordination Office for Space-Based PNT
10:45 - 11:25
U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Civil GPS/PNT Update
GPS Adjacent Band Compatibility (ABC) Assessment
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Ms. Karen Van Dyke, Director for PNT, DOT Office of the Secretary, Research & Technology
11:25 - 12:05
National Advanced Spectrum and Communications Test Network (NASCTN) Briefing on Impact of LTE Signals on GPS Devices
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Dr. William Young, Group Leader, Shared Spectrum Metrology, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
12:05 - 12:30
Iridium Briefing on Spectrum Landscape
Impact of Proposed Adjacent Terrestrial Broadband Network on Satellite Operations
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Mr. Bryan Tramont, Managing Partner, Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP & Ms. Maureen McLaughlin, Vice President of Public Policy, Iridium
12:30 - 1:00
Global Positioning System (GPS) Status & Modernization Milestones
Emerging GPS III Capabilities & Services
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Col Gerard "Gerry" Gleckel, Deputy Director, GPS Directorate, U.S. Air Force
1:00 - 2:00
LUNCH — (Ethics Briefing for Special Government Employees)
Mr. Adam Greenstone, General Counsel, NASA
2:00 - 2:30
Update on GNSS Signal Performance Monitoring
Current Operations and Emerging Capabilities
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Dr. Yoaz Bar-Sever, Manager, Global Differential GPS System (GDGPS), Jet Propulsion Laboratory
2:30 - 3:00
SCaN Next Generation Communications Capabilities
A Beacon of Light into NASA's Future
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Mr. Phil Liebrecht, Deputy, Space Communications and Navigation (SCaN) Program, NASA
3:00 - 3:30
U.S. International Activities
Bilateral & Multilateral Engagement & 12th International Committee on GNSS (ICG)
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Mr. Dave Turner, Deputy Director, Office of Space and Advanced Technology, U.S. Department of State
3:30 - 4:00
Cyber-Physical Security Aspects of Robust PNT
Impacts from Loss of PNT Services to Transport Modes
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Prof. Rafal Zbikowski, School of Aerospace, Transport & Manufacturing, Cranfield University
4:00 - 4:15
4:15 - 4:40
GNSS Threats, Attacks and Simulation
Proactively Assessing and Mitigating Jamming & Spoofing
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Mr. Guy Buesnel, PNT Security Technologist, Spirent Communications
4:40 - 5:05
Automated Detection and Identification of GNSS Interference Events at the United Kingdom (UK) Border
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Mr. Billy Marshall, Research Systems Engineer, Chronos
5:05 - 5:30
Blended AGNSS & eLoran for Trusted Time & Location Services
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Mr. Stephen Bartlett, UrsaNav & Dr. Eric Derbez, iPosi, Inc.
5:30 - 6:00
Assured PNT for the United States
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Dr. Gene McCall, Former Chief Scientist, U.S. Air Force Space Command

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

9:00 - 9:05
Call to Order
Mr. James J. Miller, Executive Director, PNT Advisory Board, NASA
9:05 - 9:30
Announcements & Agenda – Intro to Administration Transition Package
Concise Assessment & Member Feedback from June 28 Deliberations
Mr. John Stenbit, Chair;
Dr. Bradford Parkinson, 1st Vice-Chair;
Gov Jim Geringer, 2nd Vice-Chair
(9:30 - 10:50)
Administration Transition Package
PNT Board Sector Working Group Position Papers
9:30 - 9:40
  • Agriculture
Ms. Ciganer, Mr. Hatch
9:40 - 9:50
  • Aviation and Aerospace
Dr. Axelrad, Capt Burns, Mr. Burgett, Dr. Enge, Mr. Murphy
9:50 - 10:00
  • Critical Infrastructure/Timing
Adm Allen, Dr. Betz, Mr. Faga, Mr. Goward, Mr. Shields
10:00 - 10:10
  • Military
Dr. Betz, Lt Gen James, Mr. McGurn
10:10 - 10:20
  • Policy/Multi-GNSS
Adm Allen, Mr. Faga, Mr. Goward, Mr. Marquez, Mr. McGurn
10:20 - 10:30
Dr. Beutler, Mr. Dimmen, Mr. Higgins, Ms. Neilan
10:30 - 10:40
  • Spectrum issues
Mr. Brenner, Mr. Burgett, Dr. Camacho-Lara, Ms. Ciganer
10:40 - 10:50
  • Transportation (Non-Aviation)
Mr. Dimmen, Dr. Rashad, Mr. Shields
10:50 - 11:05
11:05 - 12:00
Roundtable Discussion
Recommendations & Presentation Preparation for Aug. 17 PNT Executive Committee – Key Priorities & Work Plan for 2017–2019
All PNT Board Members
12:00 - 1:00
LUNCH - Working

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