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PROGRAMME

Monday July 15, 2024

Arrival of participants

16:00 - 17.00

Registration at Hotel Šport Otočec, Novo Mesto, Slovenia

 

17:00  - 17:30
 

WELCOME ADDRESS

 

Opening by the Slovenian Host 

Tanja Permozer, Head of Unit at Ministry of Economy. Ministry of Economy. Slovenia

Opening by the ESA/JRC Summerschool Organizers

Javier Benedicto, ESA Director of the Galileo Programme and Navigation, European Space Agency (ESA)

Georgios Giannopoulos, Technologies for Space, Security and Connectivity Unit, European Commission, Joint Research Centre (EC), Ispra, Italy

José Ángel Ávila Rodríguez, Head of G2G System Security Services, European Space Agency (ESA) 

Stefan Wallner, Head of G1G Signal in Space Engineering Unit, European Space Agency (ESA)

 

 17:30 - 17:55
Opening Lecture 1

Space and Europe : A matter of innovation, cooperation and education“

Jean-Jacques Dordain, CNES and former Director General of the European Space Agency

 

17:55 - 18:20

Opening Lecture 2

“The future of PNT“

Javier Benedicto, ESA Director of the Galileo Programme and Navigation, European Space Agency

18:20 – 18:45

Opening Lecture 3

Georgios Giannopoulos, Head of the Technologies for Space, Security and Connectivity Unit, European Commission, Joint Research Centre (EC)

18:45 – 19:10

Opening Lecture 4

“Slovenia and Space“ 

Ms. Tanja Permozer, Head of Slovenian Space Office, Ministry of the Economy Tourism and Sport

Ms. Breda Bunič from the Ministry of Defence of Slovenia

19:15 – 20:00
Meet and Greet at Otočec Castle

 

20:00 WELCOME-DINNER

Otočec Castle

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Tuesday July 16, 2024

09:00 - 10.30
Lecture: Basics of Satellite Navigation 1

Eduardo Tapias, Director of GNSS Academy, Toulouse, France

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:30
Lecture: Basics of Satellite Navigation 2

Eduardo Tapias

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

Lecture: GNSS Signals

Chris Hegarty, The Mitre Corporation, Boston, MA, USA 

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 - 17:30

Lecture: Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Patents in GNSS

Nuria Hernandes Alfageme,  Innovation Services Section, European Space Agency (ESA), Noordwijk, The Netherlands

17:45 - 19:15

Opening of the Project Competition
Eduardo Tapias

20:00 DINNER

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Wednesday July 17, 2024

09:00 - 10:30

Project Work Coaching

Eduardo Tapias

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:30

Civil GNSS Authentication
Dr. Cillian O’Driscoll, Independent Consultant, Cork, Ireland

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

Galileo Open Service Navigation Message Authentication

Dr. Sophie Damy, Joint Research Centre (JRC), European Commission (EC), Ispra, Italy

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 – 17:30

Lecture: GNSS Receivers
Dr. Christopher Hegarty

17:45 - 19:15

Workshop: Lab on GNSS Signal Processing 1

Dr. Daniele Borio, Joint Research Centre (JRC), EC, Ispra, Italy

20:00 DINNER


 

Thursday, July 18, 2024
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09:00 - 10.30

Workshop: Lab on GNSS Signal Processing 2
Dr. Daniele Borio 

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:30

Lecture: Lunar Navigation - Moonlight
Dr. Javier Ventura-Traveset, European Space Agency (ESA), Toulouse, France

12:30 - 13:45 LUNCH

13:45 - 15:15

Lecture: GNSS Threats: Receiver Level Defenses
Dr. Daniele Borio

 

 

15:15 - 15:45 COFFEE BREAK

15:45 - 17:15

Lecture: GNSS Space Service Volume and Deep Space Navigation
Dr. Francesco Menzione, Joint Research Centre (JRC), European Commission (EC), Ispra, Italy

17:15 - 18:45

Lecture: Introduction to Teamwork
Stuart Schofield, Client Director at Mannaz, London, UK

20:00DINNER
 

 

After dinner by special arrangement (optional): 

Hands-on: Making Measurements with a GNSS Receiver

Dr. Daniele Borio, Dr. Sophie Damy and Dr. Franceso Menzione, Joint Research Centre (JRC), European Commission (EC), Ispra, Italy

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Friday July 19, 2024

09:00 - 10.30

Lecture: Managing and Balancing Different Interpersonal Needs
Stuart Schofield

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

 

11:00 - 12:30

Lecture: The Conditions for Team Effectiveness
Stuart Schofield

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

Lecture: Satellite Communications Systems / Positioning with Communication Systems
Prof. Michel Bousquet, retired from Institut Supérieur de l’Aeronautique et de l’Espace (ISAE-SUPAERO), Toulouse

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

 

 

16:00 - 17:30

Lecture: LEO PNT

Dr. Roberto Prieto Cerdeira, European Space Agency (ESA), Noordwijk, The Netherlands

17:45 - 19:15  

Lecture: GNSS Radio-frequency Link
Prof. Michel Bousquet

19:30 - 20:00

Project Work Coaching

Eduardo Tapias

 

20:00DINNER

After dinner by special arrangement:

Hands-on: Making Measurements with a GNSS Receiver

Dr. Daniele Borio and Dr. Sophie Damy and Dr. Francesco Menzione

Saturday July 20, 2024

09:00 - 23:30

SOCIAL EXCURSION 

Visit to Postojna caves and Ljubljana guided visit.

Lunch and dinner during the excursion

 

 

 

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picture by Shpëtim Ujkani on Unsplash

Picture by Eugene Kuznetsov on Unsplash

Sunday July 21, 2024

09:00 - 10:30

Lecture: Multi-Frequency Multi-System GNSS 
Stefan Wallner and Dr. José Ángel Ávila-Rodríguez, European Space Agency, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

 

 

11:00 - 12:30

Seminar: Evolution of GNSS, in particular of the Galileo System

Dr. José-Angel Ávila-Rodriguez, ESA and Matteo Paonni, Joint Research Centre (JRC), European Commission (EC), Ispra, Italy

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

Lecture: The Importance of Psychological Safety
Stuart Schofield

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

 

 

16:00 - 17:30

Lecture: Minimizing Group Think and Other Biases
Stuart Schofield

17:30- 19:00

Project Work Coaching 
Eduardo Tapias

20:00DINNER

 

Monday, July 22, 2024

09:00 - 10.30

Lecture: Satellite-based Augmentation Systems (SBAS) and Receiver Autonomous Integrity Monitoring (RAIM, ARAIM)
Dipl.-Math. Stefan Wallner, European Space Agency (ESA), Noordwijk, The Netherlands

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:30

Lecture: The ‘Trust Equation’
Stuart Schofield

12:30 - 13:45 LUNCH

13:45 - 14:00

Sponsor Presentation by our Gold Sponsor

GMV

14:15 - 15:45

Lecture: The Importance Of Candour
Stuart Schofield

 

       

15:45- 16:15 COFFEE BREAK

16:15 - 17:30

Lecture: Differential and Precise Point Positioning (PPP) - Code and Carrier Phase Positioning

Dr. Jihye Park, Oregon State University, USA

17:45 - 19:15

Lecture: GNSS remote sensing
Dr. Jihye Park, Oregon State University, USA

19:30 - 20:00

Project Work Coaching

Eduardo Tapias

 

20:00DINNER

 

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Tuesday July 23, 2024

 

09:00 - 10.30

Lecture: Balancing Individual Expertise with

Group Consensus Part I
Stuart Schofield

 

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:30

Lecture: Balancing Individual Expertise with

Group Consensus Part II
Stuart Schofield,

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

 

 

14:00 – 23:00

SOCIAL EXCURSION and DINNER

Social Activity on site/ Free time and hiking for those interested

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Wednesday July 24, 2024

09:00 - 10:30

Lecture: The multi-disciplinary challenges of programmes like Galileo

Paul Verhoef, former ESA Director of Navigation, European Space Agency (ESA)

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

 

11:00 - 12:30

Lecture: Cyber Security for Civil Navigation
Dr. Todd Walter, Stanford University, Palo Alto, Ca., USA

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

GNSS Effects in Civil Aviation
Dr. Todd Walter

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 - 17:30

Lecture: System Engineering – The key to successful projects

Marco Falcone, Head of Future Navigation Programmes, European Space Agency (ESA), Noordwijk, The Netherlands

 

17:45 - 18:30

Project Work Coaching

Eduardo Tapias and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

18:45 - 19:45

Project Work Coaching
Eduardo Tapias and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

 

 

20:00DINNER

 

 

Thursday July 25, 2024

09:00 - 12:15

Project Work Presentations Preparation

Eduardo Tapias

12:30 - 13:30 LUNCH

12:45 - 15:30

Student Presentations on Project Work 1

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 - 17:45

Student Presentations on Project Work 2

18:30 - 19:30

Awards of Student Competition - Closing of the Summerschool 2024 

Award Committee:

Javier Benedicto, ESA Director of the Galileo Programme and Navigation, Chairman

Summerschool Faculty, 

Members of the Jury

Javier Benedicto, Paul Verhoef, Dr. Todd Walter, Prof. Michel Bousquet, Stefan Wallner, Dr. Jose Angel Avila Rodriguez, Dr. Jihye Park, Dr. Sophie Damy, Dr. Daniele Borio, Matteo Paonni.

 

19:00 - 23:00

FAREWELL DINNER at Otočec Castle

Friday July 26, 2024
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Breakfast & Departure

 

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