2015 Sydney TC Votes and Motions

Summary of the 97th OGC Technical Committee Meeting

30 November – 3 December 2015, Sydney, Australia

Thank you to the sponsors of the event

Data 61 (http://www.csiro.au/en/Research/D61)

Australian Government
(http://www.australia.gov.au/)

Document and Working Group Motions and Actions

Administrative actions

Naming convention for OGC Standards

The OGC DocTeam recommends that the OGC TC approve the use
of the term “Draft” for initial phase of a document moving through the full RFC
standards track.

There was no objection to unanimous consent.

Merger of EDM and LEAPS DWGs

The Emergency and Disaster Management (EDM)DWG recommends
that the EDM and Law Enforcement and Public Safety (LEAPS) DWGs merge.

There was no objection to unanimous consent.

 

White Paper approvals

Approval of “Roadmap to Draft Standard” as an OGC White Paper

The CDB SWG recommends that the OGC Technical Committee
approve release of [OGC 15-109] “Roadmap to Draft Standard” as an OGC White
Paper.

There was no objection to unanimous consent.

Abstract: This white paper includes: an introduction and history of the CDB effort
at OGC; summary of the SWG’s plan; and roadmap to development of the full OGC
CDB 1.0 standard.

 

 

Other activities of note

Soil Data Interoperability Experiment

The results of the Soil Data Interoperability Experiment were
demonstrated on 3 December 2015.