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The Eye on Earth Movement organizes on December 15th the webinar. “A Briefing and Update on OGC/W3C Spatial Data on the Web Working group”

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Join the webinar on Dec 15, 2016 at 1:30 PM GMT. NB: All registrants will receive a link to the recording. Please register even if you cannot attend the live event. 

For the last few decades much time and effort has been spent publishing geospatial information via regional, national and international portals following the principles of developing Spatial Data Infrastructures (SDI), at the same time we have also witnessed a parallel and largely independent explosion in the use of geospatial information in mainstream web and mobile applications. The creation of a joint W3C and OGC working group two years ago aims to bring these two communities together and develop a shared methodology for making geospatial information both accessible and useful to the broader web community.

Ed Parsons is the Geospatial Technologist of Google, with responsibility for evangelising Google’s mission to organise the world’s information using geography. In this role he maintains links with Governments, Universities, Research and Standards Organisations which are involved in the development of Geospatial Technology. He is currently co-chair of the W3C/OGC Spatial Data on the Web Working Group.

Register here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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