GNSS Centre of Excellence was officially founded in November 2012. The birth of the centre involved three entities - Czech Railway, Air Navigation Services and Vaclav Havel Airport, Prague. The Vaclav Havel Airport, Prague has later withdrawn its membership. In January 2013 joining talks of The Road and Motorway Directorate (RMD) were initiated. The formal process was completed on 25 June 2013 and RMD has become the third full member. The Railway Infrastructure Administration started joining negotiations at the end of 2013 and successfully finished the formal process on the 20 January 2014.
Members of the Professional Association of GNSS centre of excellence:
|Air Navigation Services|
|The Road and Motorway Directorate|
|The Railway Infrastructure Administration|
According to the Articles has GCE two main decision-making bodies - The Board of members and The Managing board:
The Board of members:
- Ing. Jan Klas - director general of ANS
- Mgr. Michal Krapinec - Chairman of the Board of Directors of ČD
- Ing. Radek Mátl - director general of RMD
- Bc. Jiří Svoboda, MBA - director general of RIA
The Managing board of the GCE:Ing. Luboš Hlinovský, Ing. Ondřej Fanta, Ing. Mgr. Radek Čech, Ing. Jiří Klepáč, Ing. Tomáš Duša, Ph.D. (the director of the GNSS Centre).
- Techniserv, Ltd.
- EXACT Control System a.s.
- OHB Czechspace
- CEDA Maps, a.s.
- Czech Technical University in Prague
- University of Žilina
- Research Institute of Geodesy, Topography and Cartography, Scientific research institutions
- University of Pardubice
- ŠKODA AUTO University
- Research Institute of Posts and Telecommunications