Why Attend?

  • Review the current Satcom Capabilities of Europes Armed Forces
  • Analyse the developments in 5G and HTS satellites
  • Understand the importance of satellite imagery for commercial and defence use
  • Discuss how space debris is becoming a greater issue
  • Network with satellite vendors in our exhibition
5th
June
2018

Defence Satellites 2018

Paris, France
5th June 2018 - 7th June 2018

Workshop

Tuesday 5th June 2018

08.30 - 17.00

Hosted by: Satellite IRG

 

AGENDA

08:30  Morning Coffee & Registration

09:00  Welcome and Introduction, Martin Coleman

09:15  Keynote by Defence Satellites

09:30 - Antennas

  • Satellite Operator Minimum Antenna Performance requirements (SOMAP) update
  • Using Drones to monitor RFI & Antenna Approval
  • Coping with Flat Panel and Small Diameter Antennas

10:30  Networking Coffee Break

11:00 - LEO / MEO

  • Satellite Operators set the scene - more LEO / MEO constellations to enter space?
  • View from ESA
  • HTS and Satcom evolving, from a ground infrastructure perspective
  • SDA, Debris, the new Interference - latest update
  • Discussion - How do we ensure LEO / MEO doesn’t = lots more interference?

12:30  Networking Lunch Break

14:00  Keynote by Eutelsat

14:15 - Military

  • Lessons for Government from Commercial Providers
  • Design, Resilience & Quality

15:00 - Spectrum, 5G & Sharing?

  • Testing 5G at 3.5GHz - Update

15:30  Networking Coffee Break

16:00 - Machine Learning to Solve Satellite Interference and Manage Future Networks

This panel will discuss the potential of using this data with new processing techniques to manage future super networks effectively and solve satellite interference scenarios at a faster rate and the potential of using AI and Deep Learning with new processing techniques to manage future super networks effectively and solve satellite interference scenarios at a faster rate.

Discussion - where do we go next, how does this help interference etc.

Discussion Points: Starting a Digital Assistant Project/White-Paper. Where do we get our Data, Types, Metrics, Analysis? RFI Data Sharing? DNA Storage? Ethics?

More details on this subject on back of Agenda…

17:00  Wrap-up, Martin Coleman

17:30  Drinks - Sponsored by IRG MEMBERS: @BISTROT DU PARC