ION Partner Program

As a non-profit institution with individual and corporate memberships, The Institute of Navigation (ION) offers a unique and highly targeted audience for organizations that provide products and services to professionals in the field of positioning, navigation and timing. The ION Partner Program is designed to connect leaders in the field with a network of solutions, resources and opportunities.

ION provides partnership opportunities through its individual programs, conferences and in its publications. Please refer to the individual programs, conference and publications to select the program and activity that best fits your needs.

Download the ION Partner Program Brochure

In addition, if your total participation in any of the ION Partner Program activities falls within one of the following Partner Program levels, you will receive additional recognition throughout ION based on the following:

Partner Program Levels

Benefactor ($12,000+)

  • Logo recognition (rotating) as a Benefactor Partner on the ION Website Home Page
  • Listing recognition as a Benefactor Partner on the Partner Program section in each issue of NAVIGATION: Journal of The Institute of Navigation (back cover)
  • Listing recognition as a Benefactor Partner on the Partner Program section in each issue of the ION Newsletter

Patron ($8,000 - $11,999)

  • Logo recognition (rotating) as a Benefactor Partner on the ION Website Home Page
  • Listing recognition as a Benefactor Partner on the Partner Program section in each issue of NAVIGATION: Journal of The Institute of Navigation (back cover)
  • Listing recognition as a Patron Partner on the Partner Program section in each issue of the ION Newsletter

Contributor($6,000 – $7,999)

  • Logo recognition (rotating) as a Benefactor Partner on the ION Website Home Page
  • Listing recognition as a Benefactor Partner on the Partner Program section in each issue of NAVIGATION: Journal of The Institute of Navigation (back cover)
  • Listing recognition as a Contributor Partner on the Partner Program section in each issue of the ION Newsletter

Program Guidelines

  • Participation in the ION Partner Program does not constitute endorsement by ION of any organization product or service.
  • Existing participating partners are extended the right of first refusal for renewing their individual partnership opportunities for an additional year.
  • All uses of the name and logo of the Institute of Navigation Partner Program must be approved by the Institute’s Council or other designated liaison to the program.

For more information about the ION Partner Program, contact Ken Esthus at 703-366-2723 or kesthus@ion.org.

Benefactor Partners

Lockheed Martin       NovAtel       

Patron Partners

GPS World       Inside GNSS       

Contributor Partners

RX Networks Logo       Systron Donner Logo