Customer Advisory Board

Anthony J. Albanese | President, Gryphon Sensors, LLC

Anthony Albanese is President of Gryphon Sensor LLC, a commercial subsidiary of SRC, Inc. In this capacity, Mr. Albanese is responsible for building a sensor system business focused on two principle markets: safe integration of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) in the National Airspace System (NAS) beyond visual line of sight, and drone security systems to provide protection for critical infrastructure and open venues.

Lydia Bock, Ph.D. | President & CEO, Geodetics

Dr. Bock serves as the president and CEO of Geodetics Inc. She also serves as the chairwoman of the board of directors. Dr. Bock has led all aspects of Geodetics' growth as a valued supplier of precision positioning and navigation solutions and soldier instrumentation to the Department of Defense and the commercial market.

Peter Grognard | CEO, Thales Alenia Space Leuven - Founder, Septentrio

Before his current tenure, Peter Grognard was CEO of Septentrio nv since he founded the company in January 2000. Under his leadership, Septentrio has played a crucial in Europe’s Galileo satellite navigation programme. Septentrio has developed and delivered the world’s first Galileo receivers, which were used to receive the first Galileo signals in 2006 and the first PRS signal in February 2012. Peter Grognard sits on the board of various industry associations, and is co-founder of Galileo Services, Europe’s leading Galileo downstream industry association.

Liz Ronchetti | Co-Founder and President, Wenzel Associates

Liz Ronchetti is Co-Founder and President of Wenzel Associates, which was founded with her husband Charles Wenzel, CEO, in 1997. The company has grown organically and focuses on driving the state of the art in low phase noise frequency generation. Wenzel's crystal based frequency and synthesis is especially critical in radar systems, high data rate transmissions, secure communications and test equipment. Defense and Telecom are Wenzel's largest markets. Wenzel also supports the Space community and Wenzel's X-band synthesizer was part of the Mars Science Laboratories' landing radar that guided Curiosity safely to the surface of Mars.

Mårten Ström | Senior Principal Product Manager at u-blox

Mr Mårten Ström works in the Product Strategy team, Positioning products, at u-blox. In this work he concentrates on lane-level accurate navigation, advance driving assisting systems (ADAS), high precision products. With a strong background in software development and design, he is also responsible for u-blox' service products, supporting tools, and for defining many of the firmware projects.