India: The 87th OGC Technical Committee Meeting will be held at IIT Bombay, India, December 2-6, 2013. The Indian Department of Science & Technology, the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Esri India, Geospatial Media and Communications, Intergraph and Rolta are the sponsors of the event. Interested participants can visit, https://www.opengeospatial.org/event/1312tc, for more details.
Also as part of the OGC TC meeting, a special 2013 OGC Asia Forum Summit will be held at IIT Bombay, India on December 3rd, 2013. Two major focuses of the OGC Asia Forum this year will be “Values of standards for research, education, and implementation” and “Uses of OGC standards in practical community settings”. Many distinguished speakers from the Asia region will share their experiences and practices in geoinformatics interoperability at the event. For more details visit, https://portal.opengeospatial.org/public_ogc/register/131203asiaforum.php
The Technical Committee meeting will be immediately preceded by the annual Spatial Data Infrastructure conference, NSDI 2013, organized by the India government on Nov 29th and 30th. One-day tutorials on OGC standards will be held on Dec 1st. We invite you to join us in this unique series of events.