OGC Testbed-16

For more information please contact the project lead - sserich [at] ogc.org (subject: OGC%20Testbed-16%20Involvement) (Scott Serich), Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.

The Testbed-16 Call for Participation (CFP) has been issued. Additional details can be found in the Press Release. Anybody wishing to learn more about this initiative, or about the OGC Interoperability Program in general, can direct inquiries to techdesk [at] opengeospatial.org or visit the OGC Innovation Program page. Additional information is provided below.

The full set of CFP Q&A Clarifications can be found here. A spoken recap of all Clarifications available as of 2 February is available here.

OGC member representatives wishing to become Observers may join the Portal Project by clicking through the Testbed-16 Observer Agreement.


Among the organizations providing Testbed-16 sponsorship are the following OGC members:

  • Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl).
  • European Space Agency (ESA).
  • Natural Resources Canada (NRCan).
  • US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

High-Level Testbed-16 Schedule

The Testbed-16 CFP contains the Master Schedule. A summary is provided below for convenience.