Event Details

Next Generation PNT Conference 2017

  • 20/10/2017 10:00:00 to 20/10/2017 17:00:00
  • East Midlands Conference Centre Beeston Lane Nottingham NG7 2RJ

The Royal Institute of Navigation Future Positioning, Navigation & Timing special interest group is organising this event.

This event was formerly known as the "New Navigator's" event.

To register please follow the link at the foot of this page. (https://nextgenpnt.eventbrite.co.uk)

Navigator, Engineer, Scientist or Surveyor?

Whether you are a PhD, MSc, final year student, academic, or post-doctoral researcher - if you are interested in positioning technology or looking at the possibility of a career within the positioning and navigation industry this one day seminar is not to be missed. Industrial partners are also welcome and encouraged to attend.

The Royal Institute of Navigation’s Annual One Day Seminar is a special event for MSc and PhD students to explain their positioning and navigation research to a wide audience, and to gain an awareness of other developments in the domain.

- Gain experience speaking at a conference, in an informal and friendly environment.
- Meet key industry and government representatives.
- Discuss career development opportunities
- In addition, the there will be presentations from:
Prof Terry Moore (University of Nottingham)
Jeremy Morley (Ordnance Survey)
Ramsey Faragher (Focal Point Positioning)
Kevin Sheridan (Terrastar GNSS Ltd)

Prizes for best papers:
There is a cash prize of £300 for the best paper on the day and a £150 runner-up prize. In addition, all presenters will be given a 2017/8 student membership of RIN.

If you would like to find out more or present your work on the day please contact The Royal Institute of Navigation on events@rin.org.uk

Abstracts should be approx. 300 words. Please include the paper title and name(s), postal and e-mail addresses of the author(s). All abstracts must be submitted by 01 October 2017.

Upon selection, all authors will be notified by 12 October. Successful applicants will be invited to prepare a power point presentation to be given on the day (full papers will not be required). The presentations will be limited to one per Speaker.

Attendance is free to speakers, £10 for students, £30 for RIN Members and £40.00 for others. All prices include VAT. The fee will cover lunch and refreshments.

To register please follow the link below.

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