© 2019 by ESA-JRC International Summer School on GNSS

PROGRAMME

Arrival of participants

15:00 - 16.00
Registration at INATEL Cerveira Hotel, Villa Nova Cerveira

16:00  - 17:00
Opening by the Portuguese Host

Vice-Rector of the University of Porto

 

Welcome Address

Prof. Dr. Guenter W. Hein, European Space Agency (ESA) and Munich Aerospace e. V.

Welcome Address
Naouma Kourti, Deputy Head of Unit E.02 – Technology Innovation in Security, Joint Research Centre (EC)

Welcome Address

Mayor of Vila Nova de Cerveira

 

 17:00 - 17:40
Opening Lecture 1
“The Use of Micro-satellites for Oceanography: the Portuguese Case“

Prof. Dr. Orfeu Bertolami, Faculty of Science, University of Porto

 

17:40- 18:20

Opening Lecture 2
“Multi-domain Vehicles for Earth Observation: What, Why and How”
Prof. Dr. João Tasso, Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto

 

18:20 – 19:00

Opening Lecture 3
Coastal and Ocean Monitoring – Requirements and Potential GNSS Contributions

Prof. Dr. Luísa Bastos, Faculty of Science, University of Porto

 

19:00 – 20:00
Icebreaker Reception - Meet and Greet

 

20:00 DINNER

09:00 - 10.30
Lecture: Basics of Satellite Navigation 1
Prof. Dr. Bernhard Hofmann-Wellenhof, Graz University of Technology, Austria

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:30
Lecture: Basics of Satellite Navigation 2
Prof. Dr. Bernhard Hofmann-Wellenhof

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30
Lecture: Differential and Precise Point Positioning (PPP) - Code and Carrier Phase Positioning
Prof. Dr. Gérard Lachapelle, University of Calgary, Canada

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 - 17:30

Lecture: Become a GNSS Entrepreneur & Develop a Business Plan
Cornelis (Niels) Eldering, Technology Transfer Programme Office ESA, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

17:45 - 19:15

Lecture: Leadership and Team Effectiveness - Presentation of the Project Competition
Dr. Jeff Austin, Founder and President, Austin Associates, San Antonio, Texas, USA

20:00 DINNER

09:00 - 10:30
Lecture: Ionospheric and Tropospheric Effects on GNSS
Dr. Bertram Arbesser-Rastburg, European Space Agency (ret.)

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:30
Lecture: GNSS Signals
Dr. Christopher Hegarty, The MITRE Corporation, Boston, MA, USA

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30
Lecture: GNSS Receivers
Dr. Christopher Hegarty

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 – 17:30

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

17:45 - 19:15

Lecture: GNSS Effects in Civil Aviation
Dr. Todd Walter, Stanford University, Palo Alto, Ca., USA

20:00 DINNER


 

09:00 - 10.30

Workshop: Lab on GNSS Signal Processing 1
Dr. Daniele Borio, Joint Research Centre (JRC), EC, Ispra, Italy

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:30

Lecture: Cyber Security for Civil Navigation
Dr. Todd Walter 

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

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

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 - 17:15

Lecture: Navigation in GNSS Challenging Environments
Prof. Dr. Gérard Lachapelle 

17:30 - 19:00

Lecture: GNSS Space Service Volume and Deep Space Navigation
Dipl.-Math. Stefan Wallner, European Space Agency

20:00DINNER
Barbecue in Valença do Minho (with a small tour in its historical center)

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: Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Patents in GNSS

Aude de Clercq, Technology Transfer and Business Incubation Officer, European Space Agency (ESTEC)

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

Workshop: Lab on Measurement Generation
Dr. Daniele Borio

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

 

 

16:00 - 17:00

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

Aude de Clercq

17:15 - 18:45

Lecture: Leadership and Team Effectiveness - Opening of the Project Competition

Dr. Jeff Austin

19:00 - 19:30

Sponsor Presentation: ST Dual-Frequency GNSS Platforms for High-Accuracy, and Safety Compliance

Dr. Luis Serrano, STMicroelectronics GmbH

20:00DINNER

After dinner: Sponsor Workshop: Hands-on - STMicroelectronics GNSS Kit
Dr. Luis Serrano, STMicroelectronics GmbH

09:00 - 23:30

 

 

SOCIAL EXCURSION:
Tour in the Douro Valley with lunch – Dinner in Guimarães (with a small tour in its historical center)

09:00 - 10:30

Lecture: Multi-Frequency Multi-System GNSS
Prof. Dr. Guenter W. Hein, University FAF Munich / European Space Agency

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

 

 

11:00 - 12:30

Lecture: Evolution of Global and Regional Satellite Navigation Systems
Prof. Dr. Guenter W. Hein

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

Lecture: Evolution of Galileo
Dr. José-Angel Avila-Rodriguez, ESA

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

 

 

16:00 - 17:30

Lecture: GNSS RF Link Performance
Prof. Michel Bousquet, Institut Supérieur de l’Aeronautique et de l’Espace (ISAE-SUPAERO), Toulouse (ret.)

17:45 - 19:15

Lecture: Space Communications/Positioning with Communication Systems
Prof. Michel Bousquet

20:00DINNER

 

09:00 - 10.30

Project Work Coaching
Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:30

Project Work Coaching
Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

Project Work Coaching

Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

 

       

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 - 17:15

Project Work Coaching

Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

17:30 - 18:30

GNSS Science at ESA

Dr. Javier Ventura-Traveset, European Space Agency

 

18:40 - 19:40

Panel 1: Q&A with Leading Experts
GNSS Summerschool Faculty - Moderator Dr. Jeff Austin

 

20:00DINNER

 

09:00 - 10.30

Project Work Coaching
Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 - 12:00

Project Work Coaching
Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

12:00 - 13:30 LUNCH

13:30 - 23:00

SOCIAL EXCURSION to Porto (Guided sightseeing and free time for shopping, dinner in Porto)

09:00 - 10:30

Project Work Coaching

Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

 

11:00 - 12:30

Project Work Coaching

Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

 

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

Project Work Coaching

Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 - 17:30

Project Work Coaching

Dr. Jeff Austin and GNSS Summerschool Faculty

17:45 - 18:30

Space Up Your Business: Tales from ESA BICs Startups and other Innovators

Carlos Cerqueira, Director of ESA BIC Portugal

18:45 - 19:45

Panel 2: Q&A with Leading Experts

GNSS Summerschool Faculty - Moderator Dr. Jeff Austin

 

 

20:00DINNER

 

 

09:00 - 12:30

Project Work Presentations Preparation

Dr. Jeff Austin

12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 15:30

Student Presentations on Project Work 1

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK

16:00 - 17:30

Student Presentations on Project Work 2

18:00 - 19:00

Awards of Student Competition - Closing of the Summerschool 2018

Award Committee:

Paul Verhoef, ESA Director of the Galileo Programme and Navigation, Chairman

Director of ESA BIC Portugal

Summerschool Faculty

 

19:00 - 23:00FAREWELL DINNER - Restaurant near Vila Nova de Cerveira

 

Breakfast & Departure