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The TML Revision Working Group is focused on processing the public comments received during the public comment period and creating Verison 1.0 of the TML Implementation Specification. The slate for the RWG is as follows:
  • Jim Greenwood (SEICORP), Chair
  • Gerry Creager (Texas A&M),
  • Steve Havens (IRIS),
  • ...

December 2006 OGC Technical Committee Meeting - San Diego, California

Monday, 11 December 2006 00:00 EST
Thursday, 14 December 2006 00:00 EST
PLEASE NOTE: There are meeting fees associated with this meeting, however, due to increased Member Benefits, OGC Members now receive a specific number of complimentary registrations (Comp'd**) for each meeting, based upon the level of membership.

Lunches are included in the meeting fees.

 Earlybird Rate
(Before 25 November)
Regular Rate
(25 November - 08 December)
(after 08 December)
Technical Committee Meetings
Comp'd Member $- $- $50.00
Member $260.00 $310.00 $360.00
Non-Member $525.00 $575.00 $625.00
Technical Committee Meetings - Daily Rate
Comp'd Member $- $- $50.00
Member $100.00 $125.00 $150.00
Non-Member $325.00 $350.00 $400.00
Planning Committee Meetings Only
Comp'd Member $- $- $50.00
Member $100.00 $125.00 $150.00
Technical and Planning Committee Meetings
Comp'd Member $- $- $50.00
Member $370.00 $420.00 $470.00


Membership LevelNumber of Complimentary Registrations
Associate 1
Technical 2
Principal 4
Strategic 6
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Security WG


It is the mission of the Security WG to establish an interoperable security framework for OpenGIS Web Services to enable protected geospatial information processing.

Background and Problem Statement

Current specifications of the OGC do not include security related aspects. In order to enable protected geospatial informa...

Gazetteer Profile of WFS: Request for Public Comments

Please note: This Request is closed. The documents listed below have been adopted by the OGC Technical and Planning Committee. These specifications are under control of the specification Revision Working Group and will be released after the edits and revisions. For the most current version please check our Standards Page.

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is contemplating adoption of a technology called Gazetteer Profile of WFS. OGC invites public comment on a candidate specification that will soon be presented for approval by OGC members as an OpenGIS(R) Application Profile of the OpenGIS Web Feature Service (WFS). The purpose of this Request for Public Comment (RFPC) is to obtain comments on the proposal for technologies and needed interfaces required for Gazetteer Profile of WFS. Documentation of this draft specification can be downloaded here:

Candidate Submission: Mon, 2006-06-05 14:00
Close request period: Thu, 2006-08-24 14:00
TC and PC vote to issue request: Fri, 2006-06-30 14:00
Begin request period: Tue, 2006-07-25 14:00

Comments can be submitted to a dedicated email reflector for a thirty day period ending on the "Close request date" listed above, Comments received will be consolidated and reviewed by OGC members for incorporation into the document. Please submit your comments using the following link: requests [at] opengeospatial.org (Click here to submit comments) The link provided above should include a standard template in the message body. If the preloaded message body does not work properly using your mail client, please refer to the following template for the message body: Comments Template.
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