Joint Navigation Conference (JNC)

The Military Division of the Institute of Navigation will host the 2017 Joint Navigation Conference (JNC 2017) for the Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security.  The theme of this year’s conference will be: “Military Navigation Technology: The Foundation for Military Ops”.

JNC is the largest U.S. military Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) conference of the year with joint service and government participation. The event will focus on technical advances in PNT with emphasis on joint development, test and support of affordable PNT systems, logistics and integration. From an operational perspective the conference will focus on advances in battlefield applications of GPS; critical strengths and weaknesses of field navigation devices; warfighter PNT requirements and solutions; and navigation warfare.

FOUO U.S. only conference attendance (June 5-7) will be screened by the Joint Navigation Warfare Center and will be restricted to U.S. only. The classified session will have U.S. only Secret Clearance access (June 8).