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25th Ka and Broadband Communications Conference
September 30th, 2019 to October 2nd, 2019

LOCATION:Hilton Sorrento Palace in Sorrento, Italy (map)
CONTACT:   Clotilde Canepa Fertini
Tel: +852 2854 9913
Email: clotilde.fertini@kaconf.org
Web: http://www.kaconf.org/index.php
DESCRIPTION:   The 25th Ka Conference technical sessions and panels under the joint conference theme of Space Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation System in the 5G Era, will focus on Satellite Challenges and Disruptive Changes in the 5G Era.
The Conference will look at the evolution of telecommunication, navigation and Earth observation satellite systems; integration with the future 5G terrestrial networks; constellation and small satellite evolution; optical communications and extension of the 5G network to near Earth, lunar and deep space environments in support of human exploration; the latest results in propagation research at Ka, Q/V and higher bands; navigation applications such as vehicle autonomy; wideband data backhaul from scientific and remote sensing and the challenges of spectrum, interference and orbital debris management.

The conference will feature Panels on:
- Interoperable Space and Enabling Technology and Capabilities
(moderator: Badri Younes, NASA/SCAN)
- Optical Technology and Systems
(moderator: Pete Vrotsos, ZIN Technologies)
- High Accuracy, Authentication, Precise Timing: Key GNSS Enablers of Future Integrated applications
(moderator: Marco Lisi, ESA and European GNSS Agency) - The Disruptive Impact of 5G and Other New Technologies
(moderator: Chris Hoeber, CFH Engineering)