In Memoriam

The Open Geospatial Consortium is privileged to have benefitted from the wisdom, expertise and leadership of many of its many members. The OGC In Memoriam citation recognizes the deceased OGC member representatives, staff and Directors listed below who made particularly important and particularly enduring contributions to the OGC during their lifetimes. Each of these individuals played a key role in shaping the vision, mission, and character of the Consortium. Without them, the OGC would not be what it is today.


Cliff Kottman, OGC and NGA. 1942-2014. Inducted 2014.


Doug Nebert, USGS, 1963-2014.  Inducted 2014.


Dr. Robert Moses, PCI Geomatics. 1947-2010. Inducted 2014.