There are no remaining workshops scheduled for 2018

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Training and Certification

Designing, Debugging, Simulating, and Testing
Complex ARINC 818 Systems

provides hands-on experience and certification in ARINC 818, the Avionics Digital Video Bus, from Great River Technology, the global leader in ARINC 818 development tools and flyable products.

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Who can benefit?

The workshop is designed for architects of high-speed video systems, avionics engineers, and production test engineers. Participants with any level of exposure to ARINC 818 can benefit, including those who are not yet familiar with the protocol. Included:


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Tim Keller (MSEE), Director of Marketing for GRT, served on the original ARINC 818 committee and drafted key sections of the specification. He served as the Industry Editor for the ARINC 818-2 revision in 2013. Prior to joining Great River Technology in 2005, Tim worked for 16 years as a control systems engineer for real-time embedded systems at Honeywell.

Paul Grunwald (MBA, BCompSc) is Chief Systems Architect at Great River Technology. His 30-year engineering and product-management career includes systems architecture at GE Intelligent Platforms and applications engineering at Philips Semiconductors. He has worked with ARINC 818 for six years and written a number of white papers on the protocol.