Standards Working Groups

GeoSynchronization 1.0 SWG

GeoSynchronization Service
Agile spatial data infrastructures based on OGC standards allow content provider organizations to deploy increasingly efficient networks capable of responding to dynamic requirements for using geospatial or location referenced content. In this context, content provider organizations are being more and more called upon to deliver current, timely and verified data over the World Wide Web.


1. OGC KML 2.3 SWG

2. Purpose of this Standards Working Group

The purpose of this SWG is to develop a first minor revision (V2.3) to the OGC® KML 2.2 Implementation Standard (OGC 07-147r2) to accomodate known issues and extensions identified in formal OGC Change Request Proposals (CRPs) and tested through implementation experience. The SWG will also make corresponding revisions to the companion OGC® KML 2.2 Abstract Test Suite Implementaiton Standard (07-134r2).

Styled Layer Descriptor and Symbology Encoding 1.2 SWG


1.           Styled Layer Descriptor & Symbology Encoding SWG

Styled Layer Descriptor and Symbology Encoding 1.2 Standards Working Group

2.           Purpose of this Standard Working Group

The purpose of this Standards Working Group is to compile, discuss, and process all change requests that have been submitted to the OGC related to the SLD and SE standards and create a new version of both standards to fulfill new user needs (e.g. 3D portrayal, thematic mapping, ...).