Professor David Last
Resilient Navigation and Timing Foundation
United Kingdom

Professor David Last acts as a Strategic Advisor to the General Lighthouse Authorities of the United Kingdom and Ireland. He is a Past-President and Gold Medal holder of the Royal Institute of Navigation and a Fellow of the US Institute of Navigation. Following a career in research, he is now a Consultant on radio-navigation and communications systems including critical infrastructure to companies, governmental and international organisations. He is also active as a forensic Expert Witness, focussing on GPS-related cases for law enforcement agencies and lawyers. A Professor Emeritus in the University of Bangor, Wales, he has published some 500 technical and policy papers on navigation systems and forensic matters. He is an instrument-rated aircraft pilot and practising navigator.