97th OGC
Technical
Committee

Sydney
30 Nov - 4 Dec
2015
#OGCSydney15



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About the Event

Come and join us for the 97th OGC Technical Committee meeting. Hosted by Data61 and the Department of Communication. This will be an amazing week with a broad range of meetings and topics being discussed. You don't have to be an OGC member to attend an OGC meeting. Whilst some meetings will be member only, many are open to anyone to attend and new voices are always welcome.

Meeting Location:

Australian Technology Park
Level 5, 13 Garden Street
Eveleigh, NSW, 2015 Australia

 

Agenda

NOTICE: All rooms are subject to change. OGC staff reserve the right to adjust meetings as necessary.

All times are local Sydney (AEST)  (UTC/GMT +11)

View the entire set of detailed agendas

Monday - 30 November
08:00-09:00
 
Registration
 
08:30-09:00
Level 4 Seminar
09:00-09:45
09:45-10:00

 
Break

10:00-12:40
Level 4 Seminar
12:40-13:40
 
Lunch (on your own)
 
13:40-15:25
Seminar Room L4.59
ATP Boardroom L5.63
Meeting Room L5.39/40
15:25-15:45
 
Break
 
15:45-17:30
Seminar Room L4.59
ATP Boardroom L5.63
Meeting Room L5.39/40
17:30-19:00
 
GeoRabble - The Swanson Hotel - Registration
Tuesday - 1 December
08:00-08:30
 
Registration
 
08:30-10:15
Seminar Room L4.60
Meeting Room L4.41
 OAB
(Invited)  
Meeting Room L5.39/40
10:15-10:45

 
Break

10:45-12:30
Seminar Room L4.60
Seminar Room L4.59
Meeting Room L4.41
Meeting Room L5.39/40
12:30-13:30
 
Lunch (on your own)
 
13:30-15:15
Seminar Room L4.60
Seminar Room L4.59
Meeting Room L4.41
Meeting Room L5.39/40
15:15-15:45
 
Break
 
15:45-17:30
Seminar Room L4.60
 *CANCELLED*
SLD/SE SWG
Seminar Room L4.59
Meeting Room L4.41
Meeting Room L5.39/40
Wednesday - 2 December
08:00-08:30
 
Registration
 
08:30-10:15
Seminar Room L4.60
Seminar Room L4.59
ATP Boardroom L5.63
Meeting Room L5.39/40
10:15-10:45

 
Break

10:45-12:30
Seminar Room L4.60
Seminar Room L4.59
ATP Boardroom L5.63
Meeting Room L5.39/40
12:30-13:30
 
Lunch (on your own)
 
13:30-15:15
Seminar Room L4.60
Seminar Room L4.59
ATP Boardroom L5.63
Meeting Room L5.39/40
15:15-15:45
 
Break
 
15:45-17:30
Seminar Room L4.60
Seminar Room L4.59
ATP Boardroom L5.63
Meeting Room L5.39/40
17:30-18:30
 
Travel to Sydney Tower
No transportation provided
 
18:30-20:30
 
Dinner Reception - Sydney Tower
Ticket Required

Thursday - 3 December
08:00-08:30
 
Registration
 
08:30-10:15
Seminar Room L4.60
Seminar Room L4.59
ATP Boardroom L5.63
Meeting Room L5.39/40
10:15-10:45

 
Break

10:45-12:30
Seminar Room L4.60
Seminar Room L4.59
ATP Boardroom L5.63
Meeting Room L5.39/40
12:30-13:30
 
Lunch (on your own)
 
13:30-14:00
Seminar Room L3.03
14:00-14:50
Seminar Room L3.03
14:50-15:20
 
Break
 
15:20-18:00
Seminar Room L3.03
Friday - 4 December
08:30-09:00
 
Registration
 
09:00-12:00
Seminar Room L4.59
Planning Committee
( INVITED )
12:30-13:30
 
Lunch (on your own)
 
13:00-16:00
Seminar Room L4.59
Planning Committee
( INVITED )
 
LEGEND
Registration Required - Invitation to Non-Members
  Link to OGC Event or Agenda Page
Registration Required - Open to all
Open to Members and Invited Guests
SWG Members-only (Observer Agreement Required)
Invitation Only

Special Events

  • Monday 30 November

    OGC ANZ Forum

    Please ensure that you register for this meeting on Eventbrite.

  • Mon 30 November

    Georabble

    www.georabble.org @georabble

  • SydneyAMPTower gobeirne by Photograph by Greg O'Beirne - Own work. Licensed under CC BY 2.5 via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SydneyAMPTower_gobeirne.jpg#/media/File:SydneyAMPTower_gobeirne.jpg

    Wednesday 2nd December

    TC Dinner - Sydney Tower

    Details to follow.

  • Friday 4th December

    ISO/OGC/IHO Joint Study Group UNGGIM, Statistics & Sustainable Development Goals

    For information or participation in this meeting please contact Denise McKenzie dmckenzie@opengeospatial.org

Speakers

Martin Hoffman

Secretary of the NSW Department of Finance, Services & Innovation
New South Wales Government, Australia

Dr. Kerry Taylor

Specialist at the Australian Bureau of Statistics
UN Statistical Division Global Working Group on Big Data

Dr. Arkady Zaslavsky

Senior Principal Research Scientist
Data61, Australia

Dr. Jack Barton

Urban Data and e-Research Facilitator
Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN)

Bill Simpson-Young

Director of Engineering and Design
Data61, Australia

Hotels

Some suggestions for accommodation near the venue.

Meeting Location:

Australian Technology Park
Level 5, 13 Garden Street
Eveleigh, NSW, 2015 Australia

 

Novotel Sydney Central, Haymarket☆☆☆☆.5
Waldorf Apartments Hotel – Sydney South Chippendale☆☆☆.5
Rendezvous Hotel Sydney Central☆☆☆☆
Adina Apartment Hotel Sydney, Haymarket☆☆☆☆.5

You can search for other accommodation online, or your favorite hotel search site (such as hotels.com or booking.com).

If you require a letter of invitation for a visa please contact Denise McKenzie at dmckenzie@opengeospatial.org.

Register

Register for the Sydney TC

All OGC member organisations have at least 1 complimentary registration and some have more depending on what level of membership they have. Members need to register using their portal account.

 

Registration for this event is closed.

 

If you are not an OGC member you can still register for the TC meetings. The fee for this meeting will be $325 USD for the week (Monday-Thursday) or $200 USD per day, and can be paid via the registration link.

Dinner tickets can be paid for using the same link.

Any questions regarding this process please contact Greg Buehler gbuehler@opengeospatial.org