2018 RTCM Technology, Standards & Policy Session Sechedle
Subject to change without notice
 
Monday September 24, 2018

5:30pm - 7:00pm
  • RTCM Board Meeting (Members Invited)
 
Tuesday September 25, 2018

7:00am
 
    • Continental Breakfast in Registration Area

8:00am - 9:15am

    • RTCM Opening Session
        o Welcome by RTCM Chair and NMEA Executive Director 
                - Chris Hoffman and Mark Reedenauer
        o Annual meeting—including RTCM Report and election of board
                - Chris Hoffman
        o Remarks by President
                - Edgar Wendlandt
        o Awards
        o Welcome by Commander 7th Coast Guard District
                - RADM Brown
                - "You are essential for our success”

9:15am - 9:30am

    • Coffee Break in Registration Area

9:30am - 10:45am

    • IEC/ITU report
        o Kim Fisher
    • CIRM report
        o Richard Doherty Technical Director
    • Coast Guard Report
        o Joe Hersey/ Jorge Arroyo
    • FCC Report
        o Ghassan Khalek

10:45am - 11:00am

    • Coffee Break in Registration Area 

11:00am - 12:15pm

    • El Faro presentation and Q&A
    • Sean Payne NTSB
    • Press availability—separate venue
    • Rolls-Royce Integrated Bridge System and future vision
    • Kevin Daffey TBC

12:15pm - 1:30pm

    • Buffet Lunch

1:30pm - 7:30pm

    • Exhibits Open

4:30pm - 6:30pm Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall
 
 
Wednesday September 26, 2018

8:00am - 9:15am

    • SC-134 High Accuracy/High Integrity GNSS
         o Kendall Ferguson
    • Rolls Royce Autonomous Vehicles
         o Davis Sanford/ Oskar Levander
    • American Bureau of Shipping Autonomous Vehicles
    • Florida Atlantic University—- Autonomous Vehicle-- Office of Naval Research Grant Program Manhar Dhanak

9:15am - 9:30am

    • Coffee Break in Registration Area

9:30am - 10:45am


    • Extended Range AIS
         o Mark Johnson Shine Micro
    • AIS update/VDES/ECDIS
    • Research Report Solid State/Magnetron Radar Issues
         o NTIA rep
    • WRC-19 Update
         o Christian Rissone

10:45am - 11:00am

    • Coffee Break in Registration Area

11:00am - 12:15pm

    • Satellite Telecommunications Updates
        o Inmarsat
             - Peter Blackhurst/John Dodd
        o Iridium
             - Larry Solomon/Kyle Hurst    
        o ORBCOMM
             - Greg Flessate

Thursday September 27, 2018

7:00am

    • Continental Breakfast in Registration Area

Parallel Sessions as noted below - breaks for coffee and lunch

Coffee Breaks
    • 9:15am - 9:30am
    • 10:45am - 11:00am
    • 2:45pm - 3:00pm
 
8:30am - 5:00pm SC110 Meeting (Breakout room one)

8:30am - 12:30pm-- Licensing seminar for commercial and recreational vessels (Breakout room 2)

    • Rich Beatie moderator
        o Ghassan Khalek FCC
        o Russ Levin USCG
        o FCC licensing expert TBC
        o Others--TBC

8:30am - 12:30pm-- One-on-one consultations with government officials (breakout room 3)

8:00am - 9:15am  (Technical program) (Note—these three presentation are part of main program in plenary room; at completion those interested in cyber will adjourn to breakout room 4 for cyber security workshop)

    • Cyber Presentation  1
    • Cyber Presentation 2
    • Cyber Presentation 3

9:30am - 12:15pm

    • Cyber Security Workshop Defining RTCM’s role (Breakout room 4)
        o Captain Glenn Hernandez USCG, retired moderator

9:30am - 10:45am (Technical program continued) (Plenary room)

    • Satellite Telecommunications Updates (continued)
    • Speedcast TBC
    • Globalstar TBC
    • KVH      TBC

11:00am - 12:30pm  (Technical program continued)

    • U-blox Integrated GNSS Receiver (TBC)
    • National Geospatial Intelligence  Agency’s Maritime Safety Information Program
    • TBD

12:15pm - 1:30pm

    • Buffet Lunch

1:30pm - 4:30pm

    • GMDSS Task Force Meeting
        o Captain Jack Fueschel Director
 
Friday September 28, 2018


7:00am
    • Continental Breakfast in Registration Area
 
9:00am-5:00pm
NOAA Beacon Manufacturers Workshop
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 

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