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Nov 11, 2019 Daniel Hotel, Herzelia, Israel

IAAC workshop Foundations of Formation Control: Theory and Applications

The IAAC workshop entitled: Foundations of Formation Control: Theory and Applications will be held on November 11, 2019, in the Daniel Hotel, Herzelia. The workshop is organized by Prof. Daniel Zelazo from the Technion and will be delivered by him and Prof. Angelo Cenedese, University of Padua, Italy. For more details and the registration form please visit the IAAC site (or follow the direct link to the registration form.) Early registration discount is offered till November 3, 2019.


Nov 12, 2019 TU Wien, Vienna, Austria

ÖVN - GNSS - Precise Point Positioning - Precise Point Positioning

Sehr geehrte Mitglieder des Österreichischen Vereins für Navigation, der ÖVN lädt Sie herzlich zum nächsten Navigations Get-Together zum Thema "GNSS - Precise Point Positioning" an die Technische Universität Wien ein.


Nov 18 - 21, 2019 Edinburgh International Conference Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland - UK

International Navigation Conference 2019 - From animals to autonomy

Thank you for your interest in the Royal Institute of Navigation's International Navigation Conference!
INC enables sharing of knowledge and experience to maximise the potential and positive impact of what you do.
Resilient position and precise time are enabling the modern world. At INC, technology, system and application experts meet with cognitive neuroscientists, human factors, legal, ethical and regulatory experts. We even feed insights from our world-leading animal navigation forum and conference. You'll gain insights, perspective and contacts to improve your impact and effectiveness.


Nov 19 - 21, 2019 University of Latvia, Academic centre of Tornakalns, Riga, Latvia

Maritime Spatial Planning Forum - Global meets Regional

Maritime Spatial Planning Forum, organised together by VASAB, UNESCO's Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, European Commission's Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Pan Baltic Scope collaboration and University of Latvia, will serve as a joint event of the 4th International MSP Forum, 3rd Baltic MSP Forum as well as the final conference of Pan Baltic Scope collaboration.
The MSPF is a platform where global MSP will meet regional MSP. Interactive workshops, plenaries and key-notes will give an opportunity to look at different MSP practices and solutions in a broader scale as the global aspect will be an added value throughout the whole event. All of this will create a fruitful environment for learning and experience exchange that goes beyond a day-to-day business. Join the MSP Forum in Riga to expand your MSP network and knowledge global!

Nov 21 - 23, 2019 Busan Port International Exhibition & Convention Center, Busan, Korea

Asia Navigation Conference 2019 - Hyper connectivity of ports and Integrated navigation

The Asia Navigation Conference (ANC) has been started as a joint symposium of Korean Institute of Navigation and Port Research (KINPR), China Institute of Navigation (CIN) and Japan Institute of Navigation (JIN) from 2002, and now expands its border to all Asian countries.
The aim of the conference is to share the experience and knowledge on Navigation and Port Research, and also to discuss on Marine Science and Technology among Asian countries. Furthermore, this conference will bring experts and researchers of Asian countries together not only to exchange recent progress and trends but also to promote mutual developments in navigation, port and related fields.
We cordially invite experts and researchers engaged or interested in Navigation, Port Research and/or related fields to submit manuscripts.

Korean Institute of Navigation and Port Research

Dec 4 - 5, 2019 Hamburg, Germany

Arctic Shipping Summit

The two day conference will bring together companies and organisations such as National Coastguards, Senior Arctic Government Officials, Shipping Companies, LNG Projects, Lawyers, P&I Clubs, Arctic Researchers and Lecturers and many more. This will allow for an interactive and open conference which can provide each agent with as much networking and discussion as possible.
We will explore the advancements in policy and regulation, as well as the updates on the Polar Code. In addition to this, there will be discussions on effectively enhancing Arctic search and rescue and how to navigate a geopolitical shift in the Arctic.

Dec 11 - 12, 2019 Hotel Seiserhof, Bernau am Chiemsee, Germany

AHORN 2019

Im Rahmen der erfolgreichen Serie der AHORN - Tagungen lädt die Deutsche Gesellschaft für Ortung und Navigation in Zusammenarbeit mit dem Österreichischen Verein für Navigation und dem Schweizer Institut für Navigation zur Dreiländertagung AHORN 2019 am 11. - 12. Dezember 2019 in Bernau am Chiemsee ein.
Die Themenbereiche umfassen mögliche Anwendungsbereiche von Navigations-, Kommunikations-, Geoinformations- und Erdbeobachtungstechnologien im Alpenraum, wie Katastrophenschutz, Such- und Rettungsdienst, Naturschutz, Verkehr und Mobilität und Tourismus / Bergsport.

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Ortung und Navigation (DGON)

Jan 27 , 2020- Daniel Hotel, Herzelia, Israel

Israel Navigation Workshop and Exhibition


Feb 5 - 6, 2020 Crowne Plaza Rome St. Peter's Hotel & Spa, Rome, Italy

Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology 2020

The need to bring together senior military and maritime leaders with other key decision makers and industry leaders and project managers for a high level meeting like this is a great opportunity to share thinking, open minds to new possibilities, and seek opportunities to collaborate and share ideas for common benefit.
In Vice Admiral (ret'd) Duncan Potts' words: "I am delighted for the first time to lend my support as Chairman for the Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology Conference. I believe the event will provide an excellent forum for productive international discussion and partnership."

Feb 17 - 21, 2020 The Hotel, Brussels / Bruxelles, Belgium / La Belgique

European Shipping Week

Building on the success of the first two European Shipping Weeks, in 2015 and 2017, the third will take place between 17 and 21 February 2020. The week will feature an array of events with high-profile keynote speakers from the world of shipping and the European institutions.
European Shipping Week is a platform where EU policy-makers can meet and engage with European shipowners and other stakeholders from the maritime sector. Focus is on shipping, in all its different aspects, including the participation of sectors linked to the shipping industry.

Mar 17 - 19, 2020 Excel London, London, UK

Oceanology International 2020

Oceanology International is turning 50 as the world's largest ocean technology exhibition and conference. New features, free interactive seminars and 500+ exhibitors will join the celebration in the only event that brings together the 3 key players in the industry: businesses, academics and government.
Oceanology International 2020 is where you will have the opportunity to be where the industry meets. And better yet: for free!
The show is a hub for innovation and information, and opportunities emerge everywhere. It will connect you to the industry experts writing the future. Our free conference sessions and live demonstrations will boost your technical and market knowledge.

Reed Exhibitions Ltd.

Apr 20 - 23, 2020 Hilton Portland Downtown, Portland, Oregon, USA

IEEE-ION Position Location and Navigation Symposium

The Position Location and Navigation Symposium (PLANS) is a biennial technical conference that occurs in the spring of even numbered years. Our mission is to provide a forum to share the latest advances in navigation technology.
The PLANS conference is a four day conference with 1 day dedicated to tutorials and three days to technical sessions. The tutorials provide attendees with the opportunity to learn about navigation technology from well-known industry experts. A variety of tutorials are offered to serve the professional needs of both newcomers and those well versed in the field of navigation.
Twenty-four half-day technical sessions are offered over a three day period, with four sessions running simultaneously each morning and afternoon. At the technical sessions scientists, researchers and engineers from around the world present their latest work in the field of navigation.


May 4, 2020 Daniel Hotel, Herzelia, Israel

Graduate Students in Systems and Control


May 10 - 14, 2020 RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

FIG Working Week 2020 - Smart surveyors for land and water management

From 10 to 14 May 2020 FIG and the Dutch local organisers will welcome surveyors to Amsterdam. FIG Working Week is an exciting week-long conference that brings the international community of surveying and spatial professionals together to experience a mix of interesting technical sessions and workshops, a trade exhibition and a variety of side events and social functions.
The Working Week 2020 is an opportunity for the entire FIG community to meet, discuss, learn and get inspired on overall emerging challenges currently faced by our world. As Surveyors and related professions, we have not only the ability but the responsibility to actively participate in the solutions of these challenges. The technical programme will consist of around 500 presentations in the broad field of surveying including best practices and new research on sensing technologies and spatial data processing.

May 11 - 14, 2020 Maritim Hotel & Internationales Congress Center, Dresden, Germany

European Navigation Conference

Dear friends from the worldwide satellite navigation family,
It is our great pleasure to welcome you again in Germany in the beautiful city of Dresden. On behalf of the Program Committee of the European Satellite Navigation Conference (ENC 2020) the German Institute of Navigation (DGON) is very pleased to welcome everybody cordially to the ENC 2020 in Dresden.


May 18 - 21, 2020 Vilnius, Lithuania

2020 International Radar Symposium

MIKON Foundation and Fraunhofer Institute for High Frequency Physics and Radar Techniques FHR invite you to the International Radar Symposium 2020 (IRS 2020), continuing a very successful sequence of Radar Symposia, which started in 1998 in Munich, Germany.
This time we come to Vilnius, Lithuania, with help of local organizer, Geozondas company. We hope to repeat the success of IRS 2010, which was also held here. Again, IRS is a part of Microwave and Radar Week.


May 18 - 21, 2020 Vilnius, Lithuania

Microwave and Radar Week 2020

The 9th MICROWAVE & RADAR WEEK is the continuation of the series of very successful conferences from Warsaw, 2004, to Poznan, 2018.
The 9th Microwave and Radar Week MRW-2020 comes again to Vilnius, Lithuania. This time the event comprises four parallel conferences and a workshop:
- MIKON-2020 23rd International Microwave and Radar Conference
- IRS-2020 International Radar Symposium
- Baltic URSI-2020 Baltic URSI Symposium and
- SPW-2020 Signal Processing Workshop.

MIKON / Polish Academy of Sciences

May 25 - 29, 2020 Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2020 VTS ENAV Symposium - Enhanced Maritime Safety and Efficiency by Connectivity

The 2020 VTS-ENAV Symposium, themed Enhanced Maritime Safety and Efficiency by Connectivity, will be held 25 to 29 May 2020 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The Symposium Steering Committee invites interested parties to submit abstracts of proposed presentations for the VTS-ENAV Symposium, on any of the topics listed below, or on any other topic considered to be in alignment with the theme of the Symposium.


May 25 - 29, 2020 WTC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

The 14th IALA Symposium - Enhanced Maritime Safety and Efficiency by Connectivity

The Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management together with IALA are the host organizations for the 14th IALA Symposium to be held from 25-29 May 2020 in the WTC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
This event will be the first Symposium of its kind combining the topics of modern Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) and the implementation of maritime services under the e-Navigation concept.

IALA & The Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management

Jun 2 - 4, 2020 Omni Mont-Royal Hotel, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Greentech 2020

The Green Marine team is already enthusiastically planning the yearly gathering that has become a must for everyone involved or interested in maritime transportation and its greater sustainability through greener technologies, innovation and best practices.
Green Marine welcomes proposals for presentations from the maritime community focusing on real-life experiences, case studies and/or leading edge research that show delegates how best practices, new technologies and insightful partnerships make a difference.

Green Marine

Nov 15 - 18, 2021 Edinburgh, Scotland

IAIN World Congress

The triennial IAIN World Congress.


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