Commission 4: Information Usage

Mission:

To explore, demonstrate and contribute to further increase in access to authorized geodata. To contribute to the development of better mechanisms for dissemination of geodata from database to end user. To investigate, evaluate and document developments in the technologies for data integration, service-level interoperability and delivery of all forms of geoinformation, data and services. 

Keywords:

  • user demand analysis
  • domain integration
  • harmonisation
  • interoperability
  • NSDI, geoportals, INSPIRE
  • distribution and access to geodata
    • formats for distribution (Linked data, GML etc.)
    • services for distribution (WMS, WFS, WS etc.)
    • geo analysis
    • visualisation
    • mapping on demand

Chairman

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