Moving Forward !

Salerno / Vietri (Italy), October 1-3, 2014

12th BroadSky Workshop
The Dawn of Broadband for Maritime Communications

The Workshop is organized by NICT, the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology of Japan.

It will present ongoing activities and future plans for satellite maritime communications by highlighting the latest research and development programs and their applications.

The admission to the Workshop is included in the Conference Registration Fee. 

Workshop Chair
Hajime Fukuchi, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan

Vice Chair
Naoto Kadowaki, NICT, Japan

Technical Committee
Naoko Yoshimura, NICT, Japan
Yoshihisa Takayama, NICT, Japan
Morio Toyoshima, NICT, Japan
Frank Gargione, Satellite Systems Consultant, USA

Naoko Yoshimura, NICT, Japan
Clotilde Canepa Fertini, FGM Events LLC, Italy

Opening Remarks by
Hajime Fukuchi, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
Toward Next Generation Maritime Satellite Communications
Naoto Kadowaki, NICT, Japan
Wideband Satellite Communication Effects a Change in Underwater Resources Exploration in Japan
Takeshi Nakatani, Hiroshi Yoshida, JAMSTEC, Japan
R&D of Broadband Maritime Communications Technology in Japan
Naoko Yoshimura, NICT, Japan


Maritime Bandwidth Economics: How High Capacity Ka-band Satellites Change the Game
Patty Chang, Bill Sullivan, Dick Gedney, ViaSat, USA
Ground Segment Technology Developments for Maritime Communications at ESA
Nicolas Girault, Rolv Midthassel, Domenico Mignolo, ESA/ESTEC, The Netherlands

Closing Remarks & Adjourn
2014 Sponsors
thalesAlenia telespazio ssl mda eutelsat esa cpi aribus
Associated Conference