Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference

The 16th Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference will be held in October at the Grand Visconti Palace Hotel in Milan, Italy. It is sponsored by the Italian Space Agency (ASI).

Abstracts are due Friday, April 1 2010.Papers are invited in the fields of telecommunications, navigation and earth observation.

The 16th Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference will be held in October at the Grand Visconti Palace Hotel in Milan, Italy. It is sponsored by the Italian Space Agency (ASI).

Abstracts are due Friday, April 1 2010.Papers are invited in the fields of telecommunications, navigation and earth observation.

The event includes the 8th BroadSky Workshop, which will focus on "On-board processing: present status and future trends." It is sponsored by NICT, the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology of Japan.

The full program will be available online after June 15, 2010.

The conference originally covered satellite communications at 20-30 GHz and higher frequencies. In recent years, it has been expanded to include satellite broadband communications at all frequencies, satellite-aided navigation and earth observation. 

For technical questions about the conference, contact Frank Gargione, satellite systems consultant and co-chair of the technical committe, at the email address or telephone number (USA) below.