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EGNOS Service Provision Workshop 2014

The European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency (EGNOS) Service Provision Workshop will take place at the Conference Center Hotel Tivoli Lisboa in Lisbon, Portugal on October 7-8, 2014.

The yearly meeting will present the improvements in the system and services for EGNOS stakeholders, users and applications developers.

The workshop agenda includes:

EGNOS Program Update

  • EGNOS exploitation program update (GSA)
  • EGNOS market strategy and achievements (GSA)

EGNOS Services Status

The European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency (EGNOS) Service Provision Workshop will take place at the Conference Center Hotel Tivoli Lisboa in Lisbon, Portugal on October 7-8, 2014.

The yearly meeting will present the improvements in the system and services for EGNOS stakeholders, users and applications developers.

The workshop agenda includes:

EGNOS Program Update

  • EGNOS exploitation program update (GSA)
  • EGNOS market strategy and achievements (GSA)

EGNOS Services Status

  • EGNOS Services Evolution Roadmap (ESSP)
  • Towards EGNOS in Africa: Emergence of JPO, ASECNA Program (ASECNA/JPO)

EGNOS Safety of Life Service for Aviation

  • Europe‘s LPV implementation status and plans for 2015 (ESSP)
  • EGNOS Adoption in Aviation: strategies and main achievements (GSA)
  • Overview of the approach to PBN Implementation in Europe (Eurocontrol)
  • EASA role in EGNOS-based aircraft operations (EASA)
  • CAP1122 LPV for visual airfields (UK CAA)

Successful EGNOS implementation stories in Aviation

  • Implementation of advanced EGNOS operations in Switzerland (skyguide)
  • DSNA implements PBN with EGNOS (DSNA)
  • Training the trainers: EGNOS in flight schools (AVIATION SOUTHWEST)
  • Regional aviation, a key market for EGNOS (Cityjet)
  • WAAS’ successful implementation and return on experience in the US (FAA)
  • Success on A-350 EGNOS flight test (AIRBUS)

EGNOS market status and adoption plan

  • Market overview and multimodal adoption plan (GSA)
  • EGNOS Multimodal Adoption Action Plan status (ESSP)

EDAS for added value applications (ESSP)

EGNOS in land transport applications

  • NGTC Project: Paving the way for GNSS use in rail (Ansaldo)
  • EGNOS/EDAS based solution for airport surface operations (Telespazio)

EGNOS use in maritime domain

  • European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) presentation
  • Benefits of EGNOS/EDAS for inland waterway navigation (Alberding, RSOE Hungary)
  • Steps towards Maritime application of EGNOS (General Lighthouse Authorities of the UK & Ireland)
  • Use of EGNOS in Maritime and SAR applications: the manufacturer perspective (McMurdo)
  • Cost Benefit Analysis in maritime: showing EGNOS benefits (VVA)

EGNOS for agriculture and surveying

  • Added value of EDAS for surveying (Leica)
  • EGNOS usage in Agriculture: facts and future perspective (TOPCON agriculture)

For more information, visit the website listed below. EGNOS services are currently delivered by European Satellite Services Provider (ESSP SAS) under contract with the European GNSS Agency (GSA).