3rd China Satellite Navigation Conference (CSNC 2012)

Last year’s Satellite Navigation Conference, held in Shanghai.

Opening Day Video (CNTV)

The CSNC, now in its third year, is an open platform for academic exchanges in the field of satellite navigation. Its aim is to encourage technological innovation, accelerate GNSS engineering and boost the development of the satellite navigation industry in China.

The conference will be held May 15-19 2012 at the Poly World Trade Center, Exhibit Hall 6,  in Guangzhou, China.

Opening Day Video (CNTV)

The CSNC, now in its third year, is an open platform for academic exchanges in the field of satellite navigation. Its aim is to encourage technological innovation, accelerate GNSS engineering and boost the development of the satellite navigation industry in China.

The conference will be held May 15-19 2012 at the Poly World Trade Center, Exhibit Hall 6,  in Guangzhou, China.

The conference lists four recommended hotels near the event.

The preliminary program has been posted and English language online registration is open.

This official event frequently is an opportunity for the Chinese government to announce news about Compass/BeiDou2. It is sponsored by China Satellite Navigation Office; the National Space Administration; Department of High and New Technology Development and Industrialization, Ministry of Science and Technology, P.R.C;  State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense and others.

The chair of the scientific committee is Sun Jiadong, chief designer of Compass/BeiDou2. The distinguished engineer designed China’s first satellite and since 1967 has been a leader in China’s space efforts. The list of committee members and session chairs is posted in English here.

The conference topics are:
S01 BeiDou/GNSS Navigation Application
S02 Satellite Navigation Signal System, Compatibility & Interoperability
S03 Precise Orbit Determination and Positioning
S04 Atomic Clock Technique and Time-Frequency System
S05 Satellite Navigation Augmentation and Integrity Monitoring
S06 BeiDou/GNSS Test and Evaluation Technology
S07 BeiDou/GNSS User Terminal Technology
S08 Satellite Navigation Scientific Application
S09 Integrated Navigation and New Methods

The proceedings will be available on May 13 from Springer.

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