June '17 Technical and Planning Committee Meeting - St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada

Monday, 26 June, 2017 - 08:00
Friday, 30 June, 2017 - 17:00



Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland
115 Cavendish Square. 
St. Johns, NL A1C 3K2, Canada

Schedule of Meetings: 

The tentative agenda is now posted.


Registration is now open at:  https://store.opengeospatial.org/

NOTE:  There are meeting fees associated with this meeting.


There is a room block at the Sheraton that is open until May 27th.  You can reserve your rooms directly with the Sheraton.

Local Information and Travel: 

All international travelers should check to see if you require an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA)

IMPORTANT NOTE: To avoid any issues with traveling, please ensure your travel agent arranges your flights to arrive at the proper destination by using our airport code YYT (St. John’s, NL, Canada).

Since July 1st is Canada’s 150th birthday and we are the first in Canada to celebrate, our capital city of St. John’s, NL will certainly be having a large celebration for it, so you might think about extending your stay for the celebration!

Restaurant Guide: Download pdf

Transportation/Car Rentals:

St. John’s International Airport  has six car rental companies on-site to cover all of your transportation needs.

For more information or alternate ground transportation, please see the St. John’s Airport Website:


It is strongly recommended for any attendees interested in renting a car/vehicle during their stay to do so as far in advance and as soon as possible due to June being a very busy tourist season in St. John’s, NL.