55th CGSIC Meeting: Civil GPS Service Interface Committee

Gregory D. Winfree

Registration is now open for the 55th meeting of the Civil GPS Service Interface Committee (CGSIC). It will take place on Monday and Tuesday, September 14 and 15 just before the opening of the ION GNSS conference at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida.

This year, the keynote speaker will be Assistant Secretary for Research
and Technology Gregory Winfree of the U.S. Transportation Department. 

Registration is now open for the 55th meeting of the Civil GPS Service Interface Committee (CGSIC). It will take place on Monday and Tuesday, September 14 and 15 just before the opening of the ION GNSS conference at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida.

This year, the keynote speaker will be Assistant Secretary for Research
and Technology Gregory Winfree of the U.S. Transportation Department. 

The CGSIC meetings are free and open to the public. They cover official United States government information about the Global Positioning System and related topics. They take place in conjunction with the ION GNSS+ conference, but you may attend CGSIC without registering for ION GNSS. Follow instructions on the website below.

The plenary session includes a number of GNSS reports and updates from:

  • National Coordination Office for Space-Based Positioning, Navigation and Timing
  • U.S. Air Force, GPS Directorate
  • USAF, Second Space Operations Squadron
  • State Department, Office of Space and Advanced Technology
  • Homeland Security
  • U.S.Coast Guard Navigation Center (NAVCEN)
  • Nationwide Differential GPS (NDGPS Programs, Transportation Department
  • Navigation Programs, Federal Aviation Administration

NAVCEN coordinates and manages CGSIC in cooperation with the Department of Transportation. For more information, contact Rick Hamilton, CGSIC secretariat, at the email address below or visit the website