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Registration Is Open For The Institute Of Navigation Joint Navigation Conference (JNC) 2021

By Eric Van Rees - 16th March 2021 - 07:03

The Institute of Navigation (ION) announces that registration for the Joint Navigation Conference (JNC) is now open.

The JNC, sponsored by the Military Division of the Institute of Navigation, will be held August 24-26 (FEDCON U.S. ONLY) at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in Covington, Kentucky (Greater Cincinnati, Ohio); and the Classified Sessions (Secret U.S. ONLY) will be held August 27, at The Air Force Institute of Technology on Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. Visit requests and approvals are required for all session attendees.

View the JNC 2021 program and register here.

JNC 2021 is the largest U.S. military Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) conference of the year, with joint service and government participation.

Four NEW panel sessions have been introduced to this year’s technical program, which will host leaders and decision makers as they discuss and debate MGUE Integration; Rapid Agile Development and Manufacturing; the National Critical Infrastructure Threat; and Combatant Command Joint Urgent Operation Need (Secret, U.S. Only).

The technical program will focus on enhancing dominance and resilience for warfighting and homeland security PNT, and will include keynote addresses from:

• William B. Nelson, Director, Assured Positioning Navigation &Timing (APNT) Cross Functional Team (CFT), U.S. Army Futures Command

• Ray Chartier, Jr., Safety of Navigation Mission Manager, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency

• General David D. Thompson, Vice Chief of Space Operations, United States Space Force

• Dr. Bradford Parkinson, Stanford Center for PNT

Attendance Restricted for JNC Technical Sessions

Conference attendance for both FEDCON (U.S. ONLY) (August 24-26) and Classified Sessions (U.S. ONLY) (August 27) will be screened by the Joint Navigation Warfare Center. Visit requests and approvals are required for all technical participants.

The exhibit hall is open to any registered conference attendee or exhibiting company representative and all materials shall be designated DISTRO A/Publicly Releasable After Review.

Government issued photo ID will be required to access all conference events.

Media/questions should be directed to the Institute of Navigation at [email protected] or by calling +1-703-366-2723.

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