〇 July, 1991 ― The meeting for the way that should study the satellite positioing
system was established by the Ministry of Posts and
Telecommunications. (At present, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and
〇 November, 1991 ― As a mission by the above party, the fact finding mission was dispatched to Washington D.C.
〇 December, 1991 ― The study meeting started the communication with the United States GPS Industry Council (USGIC) as the counterpart at U.S.A.
(At present, GPS Innovation Alliance).
〇 November, 1992 ― The inaugural meeting opened, and JGPSC started.
〇 July, 1997 ― “ GPS International Symposium (IISC Asia Pacific Rim Meeting)” sponsored by JGPSC opened at Waseda University. This was a first meeting on GPS in Japan.
〇 February, 1998 ― Cooperated with USGIC, “GPS Tokyo Seminar” sponsored by USGIC opened at Hotel Okura. High officials of U.S. Government and the people of business circle in U.S had a lecture time for the officers of Japanese Government.
〇 February, 2001 ― “ GPS International Symposium (IISC Asia Pacific Rim Meeting)” sponsored by JGPSC opened at Waseda University.
〇 January, 2002 ― JGPSC sent a proposal to U.S. National Telecommunications and information Administration(NTIA) on the problem of UWB.
〇 July, 2003 ― JGPSC sent a written opinion to USGIC on U.S.GPS policy.
〇 October, 2003 ― JGPSC made a lecture at “General Science and Technology Conference” sponsored by Japanese Government. The title was “the latest movement on GPS and Galileo”.
〇 November, 2003 ― “GPS/GNSS International Symposium (CGSIC/IISC Tokyo Meeting) “ opened at Hitotsubashi Memorial Hall.
〇March, 2005 ― JGPSC made a written request to the Cabinet Office on Quasi-Zenith-Satellite-Systems.
〇 August, 2006 ― JGPSC made the offering of an opinion to Liberal Democratic Party on “ Act of National Spatial Data Infrastructure.”
〇 March, 2007 ― Mr.Hiroshi Nishiguchi、Secretary General of JGPSC、was elected as the member of The National Space-Based Positioning, Navigation, and Timing Advisory Board.
〇 July, 2011 ― JGPSC made a public comment to Federal Communication Committee (FCC) on the problem of LightSquared.
〇 November, 2015 ― JGPSC co-hosted the IS-GNSS 2015 in Kyoto.
〇 December, 2016 ― JGPSC made the special lecture meeting which was co- sponsored by Association of Radio Industries and Businesses(ARIB).
The speaker was Dr. Scott Pace (Director, Space Policy Institute, The George Washington University).The title was “ The outlook of satellite communications business”.