2021 RTCM Annual Update Meeting (Virtual)

29 - 30 September 2021 

The Radio Technical Commission for Maritime Services (RTCM) will hold a virtual, public meeting to provide updates on our active Special Committees, published standards and liaison activities with government and other international organizations.  If you’re interested in Differential GNSS, Emergency Beacons, Automatic Identification Systems (AIS), Integrity Monitoring for High Accuracy GNSS-Based Applications, EMC Requirements for LED Devices and other Unintentional Emitters Near Shipboard Antennas, autonomous shipping and other maritime communications and electronic navigation systems, register today for our two-day virtual program on September 29th and 30th.

The program is scheduled to start at 10:00 AM (EDT) on both days and run for 3-4 hours.  

Details for the 2021 Beacon Manufacturers Workshop (BMW) have also been posted.  Please note that the BMW Workshop is scheduled for October 4th – 5th and requires separate registration.

Please click on the above links for the RTCM Annual Update Meeting Agenda, GMDSS Task Force Meeting Agenda and documents, as well as for more information on the Beacon Manufacturers Workshop (BMW).  

We look forward to seeing you at the virtual meeting!

And, please mark your calendar for the next RTCM Annual Assembly Conference in Washington, DC on May 17th-19th

RTCM normally holds an annual meeting and conference at venues around the U.S. to bring together people from all over the world who are making decisions now about the maritime communication and electronic navigation systems of the future.  However, for the safety of all participants during the ongoing pandemic we are continuing with a virtual format for 2021 on Wednesday, September 29th through Thursday September 30th.   The entire program is free and open to RTCM members and non-members who register.