Elevator pitch on Galileo Application Days 2010

This high-profile conference offers any company active in the navigation/location/mobile industry to have the opportunity of keeping a professional elevator pitch during the Galileo Application Days 2010.

Galileo Application Days set for March 2010 in Brussels

Galileo Application Days is set for March 3-5, 2010, in Brussels, Belgium, with live demonstrations of cutting-edge applications developed for GNSS under the European Union’s 7th Research Framework Programme (FP7), former ESNC Competitions, the ESA Technology Transfer Programme, and national and regional initiatives.

Canine Search-and-Rescue App Takes Galileo Master Prize

Search-and-rescue application Osmógrafo won the Galileo Master prize of the 2009 European Satellite Navigation Competition October 21 at an awards ceremony at Munich Residence in Germany. Eight special topic prizes and 17 regional honors were awarded along with the €20,000 grand prize, all of which are designed to recognize the best GNSS application innovations of the year.

NavCert is partner of European Navigation Event, and will be speaking as well

NavCert offers support regarding the development and the marketing of products and services of positioning and navigation systems.

Auditors slam EU over Galileo

The European Commission’s leadership and management skills have been found wanting by a Court of Auditors report into the EU’s much-delayed Galileo satellite navigation project. The report, published on 29 June, also blames individual countries for defending their commercial interests throughout the programme.

Ukraine hopes to join Galileo project

The Ukraine has aired interest to join the European navigation satellite project Galileo. The project however is facing increasingly competition.

China To Offer Free Global Navigation, named Compass, By 2020

China will be able to provide free global navigation and positioning services by 2020 with its own constellation of satellites named “Compass,” an engineering expert said here Friday.

Norway joins EU’s Galileo satnav project

Norway said Friday it will stump up close to 70 million euros in funding for the European Union’s satellite navigation project Galileo.