Domain Working Groups

Domain Working Groups (DWG or WG) provide a forum for discussion of key interoperability requirements and issues, discussion and review of implementation specifications, and presentations on key technology areas relevant to solving geospatial interoperability issues.

Name Lead **
3DIM DWG (3DIM DWG)Carsten Roensdorf, Ordnance Survey
Agriculture DWG (Agriculture DWG)Joshua Lieberman, Harvard University
Architecture DWG (Arch DWG)Carl Reed III, Reed, Carl
Aviation DWG (Aviation DWG)Hubert Lepori, European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation (EUROCONTROL)
Big Data DWG (BigData DWG)Peter Baumann, Jacobs University Bremen GmbH
Catalog DWG (Cat DWG)Uwe Voges, con terra GmbH
Citizen Science DWG (Citizen Science)Chris Higgins, EDINA, University of Edinburgh
Coordinate Reference System DWG (CRS DWG)Keith Ryden, Esri
Coverages DWG (Coverages DWG)Peter Baumann, Jacobs University Bremen GmbH
Data Preservation DWG (PreservDWG)Steve Morris, North Carolina State University
Data Quality DWG (DQ DWG)Matt Beare, Beare, Matthew
Defense and Intelligence DWG (D and I DWG)Lucio Colaiacomo, European Union Satellite Centre
Discrete Global Grid Systems DWG (DGGS DWG)Scott Simmons, Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.
Earth Systems Science DWG (ESS WG)Stefano Nativi, CNR Institute for Atmospheric Pollution Research
Electromagnetic Spectrum DWG (EM Spectrum DWG)Lance McKee, McKee, Lance
Emergency & Disaster Management DWG (EDM DWG)Jacqueline (Jaci) Knudson, US Dept. of Defense/DISA
Energy and Utilities DWG (EnergyUtilities)John Simmins, Electric Power Research Institute
Geography Markup Language (GML) DWG (GML DWG)Ron Lake, Galdos Systems Inc.
Geoscience DWG (Geoscience DWG)Scott Simmons, Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.
Geosemantics DWG (Semantics)Joshua Lieberman, Harvard University
Health DWG (Health DWG)Eddie Oldfield, Oldfield, Eddie
Hydrology DWG (Hydrology DWG)Tony Boston, National Computational Infrastructure
Land Administration DWG (LandAdmin)Peter van Oosterom, Delft University of Technology
Land and Infrastructure DWG (LandInfraDWG)Paul Scarponcini, Bentley Systems, Inc.
Law Enforcement And Public Safety DWG (LEAPS DWG)Mohammed Saleh Al Mansoori, GIS Center for Security
Marine DWG (Marine DWG)Trevor Taylor, Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.
Metadata DWG (Metadata DWG)David Danko, Esri
Meteorology & Oceanography DWG (Met Ocean DWG)Chris Little, UK Met Office
Mobile Location Services DWG (MLSDWG)Giuseppe Conti, Trilogis Srl
Point Cloud DWG (Point Cloud DWG)Stan Tillman, Intergraph Corporation
Quality of Service and Experience DWG (QoSE DWG)Ilkka Rinne, Spatineo Oy
Security DWG (SecurityDWG)Andreas Matheus, University of the Bundeswehr - ITIS
Sensor Web Enablement DWG (SensorWeb DWG)Mike Botts, Botts Innovative Research
Smart Cities DWG (SmartCities DWG)John Herring, Oracle USA
Spatial Data on the Web Working Group (SDWWG)Ed Parsons, Google
Temporal DWG (Temporal DWG)Chris Little, UK Met Office
University DWG (Univ DWG)Chris Higgins, Open Grid Forum
Unmanned Systems (UxS) DWG (UxS DWG)Scott Simmons, Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.
Web Feature Service DWG (WFS DWG)Martin Daly, cadcorp (Computer Aided Development Corp.) Ltd.
Workflow DWG (Workflow DWG)Stan Tillman, Intergraph Corporation
** - There may be Co-Chairs or Vice-Chairs that are not listed in this table