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OGC Press Releases
Simmons, Scott (Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.)
The OGC membership process is operationally organized into groups and subgroups, each group having a specified role and level of responsibility. There are three major groups, called Committees: The Technical, the Planning and the Strategic Management Advisory Committees.
The Technical Committee is responsible for all aspects of the formal consensus OGC specification process. This includes:
This group wasformed to work revisions to the OLS 2.0 Specification and to develop a Tracking Service interface spec as part of the OLS Core. The revised document is currently being considered by the membership for adoption.Chair - Gil Fuchs - TeleAtlasVice Chair - Carl Smyth, MobileGIS
Ryden, Keith (Esri)
Hedley, Mark (UK Met Office)
The Coordinate Reference System (CRS) Domain Working Group develops strategies for encoding of earth coordinate reference systems and transformations between coordinate reference systems. Also addresses units of measure. The group has worked consistanty on the joint OGC-ISO Document 19111 - Spatial Referencing by Coordinates and on ISO 19162 Well Known Text for Coordinate Reference Systems.
Liang, Steve (University of Calgary)
Chou, Tien-Yin (Feng Chia University)
The mission of the University Domain Working Group (UDWG) will be to coordinate the common interests of OGC academic and research members in the following areas:
This project is now dormant.
The Feature WG develops consensus on geospatial feature geometry, identity, and relationships.
Heazel, Charles (Heazel, Charles)
The following is the official slate of members for the OWS Common 1.2**
- Arliss Whiteside (BAE). Chair of the RWG
- Rüdiger Gartmann (con terra). Vice Chair of the RWG
- Peter Vretanos (CubeWerx)
- Peter Schut (NR Canada/Geoconnections)
- Stan Tillman (Intergraph)
- Andreas Matheus (University of the ...