2nd GNSS Vulnerabilities and Solutions Conference
2-5 rujna 2009
Baška, otok Krk
The Royal Institute of Navigation, London, UK, and the Institute of Engineering Surveying and
Space Geodesy, University of Nottingham, UK, have a pleasure in welcoming you to the 2nd
GNSS Vulnerabilities and Solutions 2009 Conference to be held on 2 - 5 September 2009 in
Baska, Krk Island, Croatia.
This four-day event aims to gather GNSS experts and focuses on GNSS problems and
vulnerabilities, as well as to developments aiming to improve the accuracy and reliability of GNSS.
Unique environment of Baska and its natural resources and rich history, combined with friendly
hospitality will again create an inspiring atmosphere for ideas and knowledge exchange, well
known to those who attended the last year's conference.
Three special sessions are organised in order to address particular causes of GNSS vulnerabilities:
- Space Weather and Ionospheric Effects on GNSS,
- Safety Critical Applications and
- Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
Special all-inclusive accommodation package is available for conference participants, who are
kindly asked to book the accommodation at their earliest convenience with Hoteli Baška. Details
are presented in a dedicated section of this programme.
Participation to the 2nd GNSS Vulnerabilities and Solutions Conference is subject to a registration
with the Royal Institute of Navigation. Conference participants are kindly requested to fill in the
registration form available in this document and send it with participation fee payment details to
RIN Director Gp Capt David Broughton, as explained in the form.
The conference venue is well connected with several airports in Central Europe via Rijeka/Krk
Airport (http://www.rijeka-airport.hr/schedule.asp). Visitors from nearby countries will find travel
to Baška by car very convenient.
You are kindly invited to join the leading GNSS experts and discuss the most important issues
related to further exploitations of satellite navigation systems in the wonderful Mediterranean
environment of Northern Adriatic. In addition, the organising committee kindly appreciate your
efforts in informing your colleagues about the event.
Finally, you are invited to contact Dr Renato Filjar, FRIN (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) for
any further information or assistance you may need in regard to your participation to the 2nd GNSS Vulnerabilities and Solutions Conference in Baška.