OGC Asia Forum Summit Registration


2013 OGC Asia Forum Summit will be held on Dec 3rd, 2013 at IIT Bombay, India during the 86th OGC TC/PC meeting, starting from Dec 2nd for 4 days. The meeting will be preceded by the annual meeting of NSDI 2013 organized by India government on Nov 29th and 30th and one-day tutorials on OGC standards on Dec 1st. You are all welcome to join the series of GIS feast.

Two major focuses of Summit this year will be highlighted including “Values of standards for research, education, and implementation” and “Uses of OGC standards in practical community settings”. Many distinguished speakers from Asian regions will share their efforts, experiences and practices in geo-informatics interoperability. Special guest speakers from India Forum and ANZ forum are also invited. Following is the tentative agenda with speakers and their topics.


Session, Speakers, and Topics

09.00 - 10.45am

Session I

Mark Reichardt, President and CEO, OGC

OGC opportunities in Asia

Prof. Ryosuke Shibasaki, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Handling Big Mobility Data with OGC Standard

Prof. Ki-Joune Li, Pusan National University, Korea

VWorld – virtual 3D city open platform in Korea

Prof. Tien-Yin (Jimmy) Chou, Feng Chia University, Taiwan

Efforts on OGC standards and Lessons Learnt by GIS.FCU

Open Discussion I

10.45 - 11.00am

Morning coffee break

11.00 - 01.00pm

Session II

Prof. Jiyeong Lee, The University of Seoul, Korea

Indoor Spatial Information Projects in Seoul Metropolitan city and Korea

Prof. Kiyoshi Honda, Chubu University, Japan

Fieldtouch - Agricultural Information Platform based on OGC Web Services

Dr. P.S. Acharya, IIT Bombay

Ensuring Interoperability amongst SDI nodes using OGC specifications - The Indian experience

Dr. Yoshio Tanaka, AIST, Japan & Prof. Lan Kun (Peter) Chung, Feng Chia University, Taiwan

AIST database federation project for radiation monitoring by Asian collaboration.

Chris Body, ANZ Forum

Updates on ANZ Forum

Open Discussion II

01.00 - 02.00pm

Lunch (provided)


09:00 - 11:55 (IST) 3 December 2013
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The Victor Menezes Convention Centre (VMCC) located on the campus of the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT Bombay) in Mumbai, India
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