The joint techUK / UKspace Positioning, Navigation and Timing Committee (PNTC) is a cross industry group that focusses on the technology, regulatory and policy issues related to the current and future global PNT roadmap. The group also leads on assessing the development and investment opportunities within the infrastructure domain and the exploration of emerging applications and services enabled by location-based technologies.

Members of techUK and/or UKspace are free to register for this meeting. 

The Committee is chaired by Richard Bowden, GMV NSL - Simon Atkinson, Roke Manor Research is Vice-Chair. 

Draft Agenda 

Time Slot

Agenda Item


14:00 – 14:10

Welcome and Intros

Richard Bowden, PNTC

14:10 – 14:25

UKspace update

Mnauel R. techUK, on behalf of Lizzie Kerr, UKspace

14:25 – 14:40

UK Space Agency update

Mark Bacon, UKSA

14:40 – 14:55

Review / discussion PNTC submission to CMIN22


14:55 – 15:05

Review/discussion on ESA LEO PNT proposal


15:05 – 15:10

Coffee break


15:10 – 15:40

Government engagement


15:40 – 15:50

IEEE PNT Standarisation update


15:50 – 16:00

tecUK brief on cybersecurity programme

Jill Broom, techUK

16:00 – 16:05

AOB and Close

Richard Bowden, PNTC 

Sophie James

Sophie James

Head of Telecoms and Spectrum Policy, techUK

Manuel R. Marti

Manuel R. Marti

Programme Manager, UK SPF and Satellite, techUK

Julia Ofori-Addo

Julia Ofori-Addo

Programme Assistant, Central Government, DCF, Financial Services, CISG, UK SPF, Nations and Regions, techUK