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; Martin Bransby, Telespazio UK is Vice Chair. 


Time Slot Agenda Item   
10:30 - 10:40  Welcome & Intro - Richard Bowden, PNTC Chair
10:40 - 12:55

 Topics for discussion:

  • Review of previous minutes and actions - Richard Bowden, PNTC Chair
  • Update from UKspace - Lizzie Kerr, UKspace
  • Update from the x-HMG PNT Office - Griff Jones/Mark Brammer, DSIT
  • Update from UK Space Agency - Dean Thomas, UKSA
  • NTC and timing in the UK - Dr. Leon Lobo, NPL
  • PNT on the National Risk Register, and refresh of LE report - Richard Bowden, PNTC Chair
  • Discussion on the impact of Horizon Europe announcement - Richard Bowden, PNTC Chair
  • Update from techUK - Sophie/Tales, techUK
  • Call for nominations for Vice-chair, All
12:55 - 13:00  AOB & Close - Richard Bowden, PNTC Chair


Sophie Greaves

Sophie Greaves

Head of Telecoms and Spectrum Policy, techUK

Tales Gaspar

Tales Gaspar

Programme Manager, UK SPF and Satellite, techUK

Matthew Wild

Programme Assistant - Markets, techUK