Dr. John Raquet, Director of the Autonomy and Navigation Technology (ANT) Center at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), gave a presentation on UAVs vs Natural Autonomous Vehicles (NAVs): Are We Closing the Gap?
Dr Naser El-Sheimy gave a presentation on 25-Years of Inertial Navigation at University of Calgary: State of the Art and Future Trends
Kip Fyfe, CEO, 4iiii Innovations Inc. gave a presentation titled Startup 2.0 about his 30 years of experience in the high tech electronics industry as CEO of 4iiii Innovations Inc. and as founder as president of Dynastream Innovations Inc.
Elections were held and two new members joined the executive.
Chair: Chris Goodall, firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice Chair: Kyle O’Keefe, email@example.com
Treasurer: John B. Schleppe, firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary: Landon Urquhart, email@example.com
Kristian Morin of Leica Geosystems gave a presentation on SLAM: A Technology for Unbounded Navigation.
John Raquet gave presentation on Navigation Using Variations in the Earth’s Magnetic Field
Neil Vancans gave presentation introducing Septentrio.
Mr. Daniel Ammann, u-blox presented Future challenges in creating mass-market GNSS receivers for automotive and industrial applications
Dr. Sunil Bisnath, York University, Toronto, Canada, presented On the future of Precise Point Positioning