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OGC and Joint Research Centre renew Collaboration Agreement to enhance Geospatial Standards

The two organizations continue working together to develop, apply, maintain, and promote geospatial standards and best practices that support the implementation of EU policies.

Climate, Disaster, and Emergency Communities invited to Innovation Days 2023

Event brings community members together to show what recent OGC work has made possible, and guide OGC on what challenges should be tackled next.

OGC Compliance Certification Available for v2.0 of the Web Processing Service (WPS) Standard

Products that implement WPS v2.0 can now be certified as OGC Compliant, simplifying integration of the product by agencies, industry, and academia.

OGC seeks public comment on MUDDI Conceptual Model for underground objects

The Model for Underground Data Definition and Integration Standard makes subsurface data Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Re-usable.

CLIMOS and a FAIR data-to-information value chain

The “raw data to information” value chain underpinning Climate Resilience Information Systems (CRIS) is only made possible when the FAIR data principles are respected – that they are Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, and Reusable.

Funding available for creating GeoParquet Developer Resources

OGC has opened a Call For Proposals to receive funding to develop resources to assist implementers of the Standard and support the creation of a robust GeoParquet ecosystem.

OGC Calls for Participation in its Open Science Persistent Demonstrator Pilot

The OSPD Pilot will grow the open science community and make scientific results available to the people who need them most, and in a format they can benefit from.

Webinar: Location Innovation Academy for NMCA

Webinar will serve as an introduction to the Academy for National Mapping and Cadastral Agencies (NMCA), and will focus on the integration of climate and meteorological data into data portals used and provided by NMCA.

Cloud Optimized GeoTIFF (COG) published as official OGC Standard

COG allows for the efficient streaming and partial downloading of web-based imagery and grid coverage data for fast visualization and processing.

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