Standards Working Groups

SensorThings SWG

OGC has identified the need for standardized interfaces for sensors in the Web of Things (WoT).  The Sensor Web interface for IoT SWG aims to develop such a standard based on existing WoT portals with consideration of the existing OGC Sensor Web Enablement (SWE) standards.

GeoRM 1.0 SWG

GeoRM 1.0 SWG


Purpose of the Standards Working Group

The purpose of the GeoRM SWG is to create an OGC Standard for the rights enablement of OGC Web Services. It will deliver an OGC "GeoRM Common" Standard that extends the OGC Web Services Common Specification.

The overall mission ...


The purpose of this Standard Working Group is to use the OGC RFC process to advance the OGC 09-142r1 OGC Candidate Open GeoSMS Standard as an OGC adopted standard. The candidate standard is currently an OGC “Discussion Paper”.




Purpose of this Standards Working Group

The purpose of this SWG is to revise the OpenGIS® City Geography Markup Language (CityGML) 2.0 Encoding Standard. The SWG will achieve this objective by evaluating and resolving submitted Change Request Proposals (CRPs) assigned to the CityGML SWG.

Image Georeferencing Service and Image Georeferencing Metadata Standards Working Group (IGS-IGM SWG)




2.    Purpose of this Standards Working Group

The IGS-IGM SWG will shepherd two OGC candidate standards through adoption as OGC Standards: OpenGIS® Image Georeferencing Service (IGS) (OGC 07-030r2, "IGS" for short) and OpenGIS® Image georeferencing me...