Standards Working Groups

GeoAPI 3.0 SWG

Chair(s):

Desruisseaux, Martin (GEOMATYS)

Group Description:

1. Purpose

The GeoAPI Standard Working Group (SWG) aims to create the GeoAPI 3.0 Standard which will define a set of Java language interfaces along with an associated test suite, to provide a standardized, programming language level realization of some core OGC specifications. These interfaces will facilitate the creation of accurate, coherent, interoperable, and verifiable implementations of those OGC standards.

NetCDF SWG

Chair(s):

Domenico, Ben (University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR))
Nativi, Stefano (CNR Institute for Atmospheric Pollution Research)

Group Description:

 

TITLE: NetCDF Standards Working Group Charter

GML 3.3 SWG

Chair(s):

Portele, Clemens (interactive instruments GmbH)
Burggraf, David (Burggraf, David)

Group Description:

1. Geography Markup Language 3.3 SWG (GML SWG)

 

2. Purpose of this Standards Working Group

The purpose of the GML SWG is to revise the OpenGIS® Geography Markup Language (GML) Encoding Standard. The standard is also published by ISO as ISO 19136:2007.

Simple Features SWG

Chair(s):

Herring, John (Oracle USA)
Scarponcini, Paul (Bentley Systems, Inc.)

Group Description:

 

1.    ISO Simple Features

A Standard working group is being formed to work on the ISO version of the Simple Features specification. The intent is to create a fully harmonized standard so that the OGC and ISO standards and the SQL/MM Part 3 spatial versions are harmonized at the end of the work of the  SWG. A summary SWG description is given here and expanded below: