Presentations of the United Nations/Argentina Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems

Falda Del Carmen, Argentina, 19 - 23 March 2018

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Welcome and Opening Remarks
Felix MENICOCCI, CONAE, Argentina
Sharafat GADIMOVA, Office for Outer Space Affairs, United Nations Office at Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Rafael Lucas RODRIGUEZ, European Space Agency
Argentina National Space Activities Commission (CONAE), Raul KULICHEVSKY, CONAE, Argentina
Session 1: Overview of Global Navigation Satellite Systems in Operation and Development
Global Positioning System (GPS): Status and Development, Jeffrey AUERBACH, United States of America
Global Navigation Satellite System (GLONASS): Status and Development, Sergey RYBKIN, Russian Federation
Status Update on the European Satellite Navigation System (GALILEO), Augusto GONZALEZ, European Commission
GALILEO Performance Overview, Rafael Lucas RODRIGUEZ, European Space Agency
Construction and Development of BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS), Chunling ZHANG, China
International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG), Sharafat GADIMOVA, Office for Outer Space Affairs, United Nations Office at Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Session 2: GNSS Reference Frames and Reference Station Network
Advances in the implementation of the United Nations Resolution on global geodetic reference frame in Argentina, Claudio BRUNINI, Argentina
Supporting GNSS applications in Latin America through SIRGAS reference frame, Victor CIOCE, Venezuela
GNSS infrastructure and services for positioning in Brazil, Sonia Maria ALVES COSTA, Brazil
Active National Geodetic Network (RGNA) of Paraguay, Sindulfo COLMAN, NUA'EZ, Paraguay
CORS "LatPos" multipurpose State geodetic network, Janis ZVIRGZDS, Latvia
Session 3: Implementation of GNSS Technology
Initiative for concerted international cooperation on collectionof GNSS positioning environmentdata using low-cost sensors networks, Nenad SIKIRICA, Croatia
Russian-Brazilian SLR and GNSS monitoring stations: operation and recent activities, Renato ALVES BORGES, Brazil
Hardware in the loop (HIL) test bed for distributed staellite platform orbit control, Martin ESPANA, Argentina
Development and application of National BeiDou ground augmentation system, Haoyu LOU, China
Assessment of real time relative GNSS positioning based on the Brazilian CORS Network, Luiz Paulo SOUTO FORTES, Brazil
Realize the high precise PNT provision as a public service, Weiping WANG , China
Session 4 - 7: Seminar on GNSS Spectrum Protection and Interference Detectionand Mitigation
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Session 8: GNSS Applications
Areas of opportunity for GNSS applications in large-scale projects in Mexico, Andres CRUZ Y CORRO, Mexico
BeiDou high-precision positioning applications in the high speed rail industry, Jin WANG, China
Use and application of GNSS in the implementation of navigation based on performance in Ecuador, Enrique DAVALOS CARDENAS, Ecuador
Dangers of spoofing and anti-spoofing solutions, Dinesh MANANDHAR, Japan

Discussion Session: Introduction

  European GNSS and Copernicus: Supporting the sustainable development goals, Jorge DEL RIO VERA, Office for Outer Space Affairs, United Nations Office at Vienna, Vienna, Austria

  Progress Report on GNSS and SLR projectsStan MAKARCHUK, CONAE, Argentina and Claudio BRUNINI, AGGO, Argentina

Session 9: Space Weather
Monitoring ionospheric perturbations during solar energetic events using GNSS data, Victor Hugo MENDEZ BEDOLLA, Mexico

Space weather and conventional weather for civil aviation in low latitude, Jorge GARCIA VILLALOOS, Peru

Response of total electron content (TEC) at Brazilian low latitude to the occurrence of correlating interaction region and high speed strams during low solar activity , Claudia CANDIDO, Brazil
Monitoring of space weather using GNSS at the Space Weather Monitoring Center (SWMC), Nada ELLAHOUNY, Egypt
Space weather observatory: Facilities for the space navigation, Edgar GUEVARA, Peru
NeQuick model overview, Yenca MIGOYA-ORUE, Italy
Session 10: Capacity Building, Education and Training in the Field of GNSS
Capacity building activities at CRECTEALC, Jerjes Molina BLANCAS, Mexico
GNSS technologies integrated to high altitude balloon payloads and other research applications as a tool for STEAM education in Paraguay, Alejandro ROMAN, Paraguay
Instrumentation and capacity building for space weather activities: The Mexican experience, Jesus Roberto ROMERO RUIZ, Mexico
CRASTE-LF's contribution in GNSS capacity building in African French-speaking countries, Anas EMRAN, Morocco
Training activities on GNSS science and applications: The ICTP - Boston College partnership, Yenca MIGOYA-ORUE, Italy
Session 11: International and regional Experiences of the Use and Implementation of GNSS Technologies
Training on GNSS and space weather in Africa in the framework of a North-South scientific network GIRGEA, Christine AMORY, France
GICGNSS: A university data and post-processing hub for GNSS, Ashok DAHAL, Thailand
National regulations fixed service satellite/GNSS - Paraguay Space Agency, Hebe ROMERO TALAVERA, Paraguay
GNSS low-cost high-accuracy receiver (L-CHAR), Dinesh MANANDHAR, Japan
The applications of BDS in the field of transportation, Hongyang LU, China
Session 12: GNSS Applications: National Programmes
GNSS education and promotional opportunities: A vision from Spain, Armengol TORRES, Spain
Challenges of GNSS in Mexico, Jose Javier ROCH, Mexico
Genesis of the Paraguay Space Agency: a historical review, Liduvino VIELMAN D, Paraguay
GNSS applications in Turkey, Ozgur GUNDOGAN, Turkey
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