The True and Amazing Story of GPS
September 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Presenter: John Lavrakas
This talk describes the What and Why of the amazing Global Positioning System, as well as the Wow, from its origins in the Sputnik days, through major events that took place in its development and acceptance, a look at the people who made it possible, and the applications that have transformed our world. The talk includes videos and photographs illustrating the technology and its beneficial effect on humanity.