In the age of the Internet and the digital transformation of recent years, cybersecurity has become a familiar topic of conversation inside and outside the workplace. What people tend to forget is that cybersecurity and cyberthreats have been permanent features of the landscape throughout the last 50 years of technological change.
Cannes, December 5, 2019 – Thales Alenia Space, the joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), announced today that it has signed a new contract with the European Space Agency (ESA), on behalf of the European Commission, to upgrade Europe’s EGNOS satellite navigation system. Via this contract Thales Alenia Space will develop a new version of EGNOS (version V242B), incorporating new advanced functionalities.
Every year, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities is celebrated on December 3 all over the world. The event is aimed at raising public awareness of the challenge faced by people with disabilities and promoting their dignity, rights and well-being. This year’s official motto is “The future is Accessible”.
The 2019 annual Interservice/ Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) will be held on December 2-6 in Orlando, Florida. The event, organized by the National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA), promotes international and interdisciplinary cooperation within the fields of modeling and simulation (M&S) and emphasizes themes related to defense and security.