BELS+ was presented at the TAIEX-PI ASEAN Multi-Country Workshop on Space Applications in Bangkok, Thailand, on September the 19th in Bangkok, Taiwan. The workshop was organized by the European Commission, through the Technical Assistance and Information Exchange instrument – Partnership Instrument (TAIEX-PI).  The aim was to promote European initiatives on Space applications to officials from ASEAN countries, and to provide information about opportunities for stakeholders in Asia to use Copernicus and Galileo for their own needs.

The BELS+ team presented the project’s activities, the BELS+ call and the NAVIS Centre in Hanoi, Vietnam, with a strong focus on the Demo Centre that will be officialy opened in November 2018. The audience was receptive and during the two days workshop numerous new links with local GNSS stakeholders were established.

Here B. Deisting, coordinator of BELS+, is presenting the project.


G. Povero, from ISMB and former coordinator of BELS, is presenting the BELS activities in South East Asian countries and the history of collaboration between Europe and South East Asia in the GNSS field.


Dr. T.H. Tung, director of the NAVIS centre in Hanoi, is explaining the Vietnamese situation and presenting the NAVIS centre.