103rd OGC
Technical
Committee
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland
St. Johns, Canada
26th June- 30th June
#OGC17stjohns



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About the Event

Come and join us for the 103rd OGC Technical Committee meeting. Hosted by Compusult. 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:

Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland
115 Cavendish Square
St. Johns, NL A1C 3K2 Canada

Agenda

Tentative - Will be updated.

NOTICE: All rooms are subject to change. OGC staff reserve the right to adjust meetings as necessary.  
The Sheraton's meeting rooms will be on the Main and Lower levels.

All times are local St John's time (UTC/GMT -2.5) 

To view the detailed agenda for each session, click on the session name, the consolidated detail is available here.

Monday - 26 June
07:30-08:00

Registration
Continental Breakfast (07:45-08:45)
08:00-08:50
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
08:50-9:45
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
9:45-10:15


Break

10:15-12:00
Fort William, Salon B
12:00-13:00

Lunch (Provided - court garden)

13:00-14:30
Fort William, Salon B
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
 
 
14:30-14:45

Break

14:45-16:15
Fort William, Salon B
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
16:15-16:30

Break

16:30-18:00
Fort William, Salon B
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
Tuesday - 27 June
07:30-08:00

Registration
Continental Breakfast (07:00-08:00)
08:00-08:50
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
08:50-9:45
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
9:45-10:15


Break

10:15-12:00
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
Closed
OAB
12:00-13:00

Lunch (Provided - court garden)

Testbed 14
Sponsor Luncheon
(Invited)
13:00-14:30
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
14:30-14:45

Break

14:45-16:15
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room

Avalon/Battery Room
16:15-16:30

Break

16:30-18:00
Fort William, Salon B
Wednesday - 28 June
07:30-08:00

Registration
Continental Breakfast (07:00-08:00)
08:00-08:50
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
08:50-9:45
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
9:45-10:15


Break

10:15-12:00
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
12:00-13:00

Lunch (on your own)

13:00-14:45
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
14:45-15:00

Break

15:00-16:45
Fort William, Salon B
16:45-23:30

Boat Tour & Whale, iceberg watching with dinner
Tickets Required
Thursday - 29 June
07:30-08:00

Registration
Continental Breakfast (07:00-08:00)
08:00-08:50
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
08:50-9:45
Fort William, Salon B
Fort William, C & D
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
9:45-10:15


Break

10:15-12:00
Fort William, Salon B
Garrison/Signal Room
Avalon/Battery Room
12:00-13:00

Lunch (on your own)

13:00-14:45
Fort William, Salon B
14:45-15:15

Break

15:15-17:45
Fort William, Salon B
Friday - 30 June
08:45-09:00

Registration
09:00-12:00
Garrison/Signal Room
Planning Committee
( INVITED )
Fort William, C & D
ELFIE WG
(CLOSED)
12:00-13:00

Lunch (on your own)

13:00-16:45
Garrison/Signal Room
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

Speakers

Canadian OGC Summit

Multiple Speakers

OGC Energy & Utilities Summit

Multiple Speakers

Hotels

Accommodations

We encourage you to stay at the Conference Hotel as there is a special OGC rate, that includes parking, arranged. Please ask for the OGC rate.

The easiest and best way to obtain the OGC rate is by emailing reservations@sheratonhotelnewfoundland.com

Sheraton Newfoundland
115 Cavendish Square
St. John’s, NL
A1C 3K2

By calling, You must ensure you are speaking with in-house reservations directly in the Sheraton hotel NL only and must call between the hours of 7:30 am-3:30 pm, Eastern Time.

Outside of this time period you will be speaking with Central reservations, who cannot access the OGC rate.

Call +1-709-726-4980,  Please ask for the OGC rate. 


Meeting Location:

Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland
115 Cavendish Square
St. Johns, NL A1C 3K2 Canada

 

Local Information and Travel:

IMPORTANT NOTE: All international travelers should check to see if you require an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA)

WARNING: To avoid any issues with traveling, please ensure your travel agent arranges your flights to arrive at the proper destination by using our airport code YYT (St. John’s, NL, Canada).

Since July 1st is Canada’s 150th birthday and we are the first in Canada to celebrate, our capital city of St. John’s, NL will certainly be having a large celebration for it, so you might think about extending your stay for the celebration!

Things to Do in St. John's Download Restaurant Guide

 

Transportation/Car Rentals:

It is strongly recommended for any attendees interested in renting a car/vehicle during their stay to do so as far in advance and as soon as possible due to June being a very busy tourist season in St. John’s, NL.

St. John’s International Airport has six car rental companies on-site to cover all of your transportation needs.
For more information or alternate ground transportation, please see the St. John’s Airport Website.

Register

Register for the Newfoundland, St. John's, Canada TC

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

 

Registration is closed for this event.

 

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