iXBlue Sets Dates for Its First User Conference and Training Event in Houston

by | Jan 15, 2013

Cambridge, Mass., Jan. 14, 2013”iXBlue's first User Conference and Training event will be held at the Sheraton Suites, Houston USA, Feb 25 to 27 with iXBlue product training offered on Feb 28 2013.

The conference will provide an overview and update on iXBlue systems, solutions and field work with presentations and talks by renowned experts on FOG technology, acoustic positioning systems, and other key technologies.

The main themes for this event are Fiber Optic Gyroscope technologies; Subsea Positioning for Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (Out of Straightness survey, Metrology, Navigation at the North Pole, Dynamic Positioning); Ship Navigation and Surveys; and Land & Air Mobile Mapping Surveys.

Customers attending will have unprecedented access to iXBlue experts and partners as well as other users. They will have the opportunity to learn and participate in discussions regarding new technologies in the field. The conference will offer excellent opportunities to interact with experienced users of iXBlue systems and will showcase the wide range of iXBlue technology applications.

Call for papers

We are calling for industry experts and users who are building innovative solutions with iXBlue products to share their knowledge and insights. If you would like to contribute to the event by presenting, please submit your presentation concepts as an abstract of 300“500 words to [email protected]. Registration fees are compensated for chosen speakers. Thank you for your time, dedication and knowledge, all of which we know will make this iXBlue user conference a truly amazing event.

Sponsorship opportunities

The first iXBlue user conference is accepting sponsorship and still has a few sponsorship opportunities remaining. Sponsors will have access to our customers, systems experts and a range of presentations, discussions and white papers that describe our plans for the next few years.


Monday, February 25

Open registration and vendor booth set-up

Sponsor cocktail hour

Tuesday, February 26

iXBlue user conference with papers presented by industry leaders. Evening cocktail and dinner party.

Wednesday, February 27

iXBlue user conference with papers presented by industry leaders

Thursday, February 28

OCTANS, PHINS, and GAPS training


The education and training program on February 28 will help users to understand the best way to install and operate these products. Training with an expert will help users to gain a fresh perspective and to optimize their work performance.

The courses, which are graded from basic user to expert level, are:

iXBlue PHINS operation and troubleshooting (full-day course)

iXBlue GAPS operation and troubleshooting (full-day course)

iXBlue OCTANS training (full-day course).

For further information, please contact:

Marine Slingue

Email: [email protected]

Tel: +1 781 937 8800


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