Gabriella Povero from NavSAS partecipated to the UN/ICTP Workshop on the Use of Global Navigation Satellite Systems for Scientific Applications held in Trieste, Italy, from 1 to 5 December 2014.
Backgound information on the workshop.
The Workshop will discuss state-of-the-art applications with emphasis on the scientific exploration of the Earth's environment using GNSS and review on-going and planned initiatives as well as new research programmes utilizing GNSS ground- and space-based measurements to observe ionospheric and space weather phenomena. Cooperative efforts and international partnerships for capacity-building, training and research, including the activities of the ICTP will also be presented.
I. Policies and Strategies for Promoting Sustainable Development
II. GNSS-based Application Areas
III. GNSS Reference Station System and Services
IV. National, Regional and International Initiativies/Experiences in GNSS
Implementation and Uses
V. GNSS and Space/Atmosphere Weather Monitoring
VI. Capacity Building, Training and Education in the Field of GNSS
VII. Discussion Session