Domain Working Groups

Domain Working Groups (DWG or WG) provide a forum for discussion of key interoperability requirements and issues, discussion and review of implementation specifications, and presentations on key technology areas relevant to solving geospatial interoperability issues.

Name space Lead **
3DIM DWG (3DIM DWG)Roensdorf, Carsten (Ordnance Survey)
Stoter, Jantien (Delft University of Technology)
Graham, David (CAE Inc.)
Agriculture DWG (Agriculture DWG)Di, Liping (George Mason University)
Charvat, Karel (Plan4All z.s.)
Architecture DWG (Arch DWG)Maso Pau, Joan (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (CREAF))
Hobona, Gobe (Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.)
Artificial Intelligence in Geoinformatics DWG (GeoAI DWG)Chou, Tien-Yin (Feng Chia University)
Kotzinos, Dimitris (Kotzinos, Dimitris)
Kim, Kyoung-Sook (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science & Technology (AIST))
Antonides, Ashley (
Hadland, Anneley (Helyx secure information systems ltd)
Aviation DWG (Aviation DWG)Sullivan, Don (US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA))
Lepori, Hubert (European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation (EUROCONTROL))
Big Data DWG (BigData DWG)Herring, John (Oracle USA)
Baumann, Peter (Jacobs University Bremen GmbH)
Heazel, Charles (Heazel, Charles)
Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies DWG (BDLT DWG)Matheus, Andreas (Secure Dimensions GmbH)
Burzykowska, Anna (European Space Agency (ESA))
Citizen Science DWG (Citizen Science)Maso Pau, Joan (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (CREAF))
Abhayaratna, Jo (PSMA Australia)
Bowser, Anne (Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars)
Coordinate Reference System DWG (CRS DWG)Ryden, Keith (Esri)
Hedley, Mark (UK Met Office)
Coverages DWG (Coverages DWG)Baumann, Peter (Jacobs University Bremen GmbH)
Meissl, Stephan (EOX IT Services GmbH)
Data Preservation DWG (PreservDWG)Maso Pau, Joan (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (CREAF))
Data Quality DWG (DQ DWG)Maso Pau, Joan (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (CREAF))
Beare, Matt (Beare, Matthew)
Meek, Sam (Helyx secure information systems ltd)
Ivánová, Ivana (Curtin University)
Defense and Intelligence DWG (D and I DWG)Colaiacomo, Lucio (European Union Satellite Centre)
Rathbun, Roy (US National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA))
Discrete Global Grid Systems DWG (DGGS DWG)Purss, Matthew (Purss, Matthew)
Strobl, Peter (Joint Research Centre (JRC))
Earth Observation Exploitation Platform DWG (EO Ex Platform)Sullivan, Don (US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA))
Lopes, Cristiano (European Space Agency (ESA))
Lynnes, Chris (US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA))
Catarino, Nuno (DEIMOS Space S.L.U.)
Earth Systems Science DWG (ESS DWG)Nativi, Stefano (Joint Research Centre (JRC))
Emergency and Disaster Management DWG (EDM DWG)Sullivan, Don (US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA))
Knudson, Jacqueline (Jaci) (US Dept. of Defense/DISA)
Chou, Tien-Yin (Feng Chia University)
Penman, James (UK Met Office)
Energy and Utilities DWG (EnergyUtilities)Webster, Jessica (GeoConnections - Natural Resources Canada)
Oldfield, Eddie (Oldfield, Eddie)
Geography Markup Language (GML) DWG (GML DWG)Portele, Clemens (interactive instruments GmbH)
Geoscience DWG (Geoscience DWG)Beaufils, Mickael (BRGM)
Geosemantics DWG (Semantics)Cox, Simon (CSIRO)
van den Brink, Linda (Geonovum)
Abhayaratna, Jo (PSMA Australia)
Health DWG (Health DWG)Gupta, Ajay (Health Solutions Research, Inc.)
Hydrology DWG (Hydrology DWG)Boston, Tony (National Computational Infrastructure)
Blodgett, Dave (US Geological Survey (USGS))
Pecora, Silvano (World Meteorological Organization (WMO))
Interoperable Simulation and Gaming DWG (ISG DWG)Graham, David (CAE Inc.)
Marrou, Lance (Leidos)
Ronnfeldt, David (Department of Defence (Australia))
Land Administration DWG (LandAdmin)Kalantari, Mohsen (University of Melbourne)
Lemmen, Christiaan (Kadaster International)
van Oosterom, Peter (Delft University of Technology)
Land and Infrastructure DWG (LandInfraDWG)Granholm, Leif (Trimble Navigation Ltd.)
Marine DWG (Marine DWG)Pritchard, Jonathan (IIC Technologies Limited)
Carisio, Sebastian (US National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA))
Lewis, Jonathan (United Kingdom Hydrographic Office)
Hoggarth, Andy (Teledyne Geospatial Caris and Optech)
Metadata and Catalog DWG (MetaCat DWG)Houbie, Frederic (Hexagon)
Vandenbroucke, Danny (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Spatial Applications Division)
Cochrane, Byron (Cochrane, Byron)
Raes, Lieven (Agentschap Informatie Vlaanderen (AIV))
Meteorology & Oceanography DWG (Met Ocean DWG)Guillaud, Frédéric (METEO-FRANCE)
Little, Chris (UK Met Office)
Olson, Steve (US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA))
Mobile Location Services DWG (MLSDWG)Harrison, Jeff (US Army Geospatial Center)
Li, Ki-Joune (Pusan National University)
Perspective Imagery DWG (PerspecImageryD)Hjelmager, Jan (Danish Agency for Data Supply & Efficiency (SDFE))
Hirschorn, Eric (Hirschorn, Eric)
Point Cloud DWG (Point Cloud DWG)van Oosterom, Peter (Delft University of Technology)
Boehm, Jan (University College London)
Tillman, Stan (Hexagon)
Portrayal DWG (Portrayal DWG)Ryden, Keith (Esri)
Sorenson, Matt (Strategic Alliance Consulting Inc.)
Burnell, Iain (Defence Science & Technology Laboratories (Dstl))
Quality of Service and Experience DWG (QoSE DWG)Kralidis, Tom (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
Rinne, Ilkka (Spatineo Oy)
Security DWG (SecurityDWG)Matheus, Andreas (Secure Dimensions GmbH)
Sensor Web Enablement DWG (SensorWeb DWG)Botts, Mike (Botts Innovative Research)
Liang, Steve (University of Calgary)
Smart Cities DWG (SmartCities DWG)Herring, John (Oracle USA)
Granholm, Leif (Trimble Navigation Ltd.)
Sarafinof, Dimitri (Institut National de l'information geographique et forestiere (IGN))
Abhayaratna, Jo (PSMA Australia)
Spatial Data on the Web Working Group (SDWWG)Parsons, Ed (Google)
Statistical DWG (Statistical DWG)Osier, Vincent (US Census Bureau)
Temporal DWG (Temporal DWG)Baumann, Peter (Jacobs University Bremen GmbH)
Little, Chris (UK Met Office)
University DWG (Univ DWG)Liang, Steve (University of Calgary)
Hobona, Gobe (Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.)
Chou, Tien-Yin (Feng Chia University)
Unmanned Systems (UxS) DWG (UxS DWG)Sullivan, Don (US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA))
Alzona, Marcus (keys)
Workflow DWG (Workflow DWG)Tillman, Stan (Hexagon)
** - There may be Co-Chairs or Vice-Chairs that are not listed in this table