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Hope You Didn’t Miss Out On Prague At The End Of October

Oct 23, 2015

Held from October 20 to 23, the Corinthia Hotel in Prague hosted the important 2015 International Association of Institutes of Navigation World Congress, organized by the International Association of Institutes of Navigation (IAIN), the Czech Technical University in Prague (CTU) and the Czech Institute of Navigation.

The main themes of the congress were the latest trends and developments in the field of navigation systems, positioning systems and their applications. The program focused on satellite systems, their modernization and signal processing applications, for example, aviation, land and maritime transport and emergency services.

Among the most anticipated speakers included Sharafat Gadimova (United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs) to lecture on satellite navigation and its development in the future, Satoshi Kogure (Japan agency dealing with space related activities - JAXA), who talked about QSZZ -Quasi-Zenith Satellite System and Li Jing (Chinese transport-communication and information center), who gave a presentation on the topic of the development of the Beidou satellite navigation system. During the congress the new IAIN President and Secretary were officially elected.

GUARANT International prepared an accompanying social program including a welcome reception and conference dinner at the Monastery Restaurant near the Strahov Monastery.

The International Association of Institutes ofNavigation (IAIN) is a non-profit organization in order to unify national and international institutions and organizations that are focused on supporting human activities at sea, in the air, in space and on earth, and who can benefit from the development of science and practice navigation and related information systems.

GUARANT International spol. s.r.o. has almost a quarter of a century of success with clients in organizing international congresses and conferences in Central and Eastern Europe. Along with perfect knowledge of the Czech and European environment, they also guarantee clients a high level of expertise, precision and professionalism. With a team of 50 professionals, they annually organize 60-80 events in the Czech Republic and abroad.

More information can be found at: http://www.iain2015.org/