OGC's OWS-5 Demonstration

Friday, 28 March, 2008 - 04:00
Friday, 28 March, 2008 - 04:00

The Westin St. Louis
811 Spruce Street
St. Louis, MO 63102 USA

If you plan on attending, please contact Greg Buehler @ gbuehler at opengeospatial.org.
Northrop Grumman Information Technology-TASC
US National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Northrop Grumman Information Technology-TASC


Local Information and Travel: 

The Closest International Airport in the Lambert - St. Louis International Airport (STL).

View a local map with tons of great information :

  • the light rail line from the airport to the hotel (Metro Two-Hour Pass from Lambert Airport $3.50, Seniors [65+] $1.75)for those that don't want to rent a car. Regular metrolink fare from locations other than the airport are One-Ride Ticket $2.00 - Seniors $1.00
  • also provided locations of interest. Mostly those within walking distance of a metrolink stop or the hotel. Some locations however, you'd really need a car. Most of them have a link to their web site for menus, music schedules, etc.

OGC has a Room Block at:

The Westin St. Louis
811 Spruce Street
St. Louis, MO 63102 USA
(314) 621-2000


The Room Rate for this block is $169.00 (single or Double), and are exclusive of applicable state and local taxes. which are currently 14.991% per room, per night, and are subject to change without notice. There are a limited number of hotel rooms for Saturday night, March 22, and your preferred room type for this night might not be available.

You can call the hotel directly +1 (314) 621-2000 or reserve your room online

The Cut-off date for accepting reservations into this block is 03/03/08. Reservations made after this date will be accepted on a space and rate available basis (Note: on 9 January 2008 the rates for the rooms during this meeting were quoted at $229).

Schedule of Meetings: 

(Tentative)   8:30 – 9:00: OWS-5 Overview and Summary 9:00 – 9:15: GML Application Schema Processing and UGAS Tool Updates (GPW) 9:15 – 9:30: Data Views Implementation in ebRIM Catalog (GPW) 9:30 – 9:50: Workflow Architecture and Conflation (GPW) 9:50 – 10:00: IEEE 1451 and in-situ sensors10:00 – 10:15: Georeferenceable Imagery – Workflow:10:15 – 10:30: Georeferenceable Imagery – Clients10:30 – 10:45: Break10:45 – 11:00: Earth Observation11:00 – 11:15: WCPS and others11:15 – 11:45: CITE11:45 – 12:00: KML 112:00 – 12:15: KML 212:15 – 12:30: Fed Geosync