External liaisons



Representative from

ISO/TC 211

Representative to

ISO/TC 211

Committee on Earth Observation Satellites/Working Group on Information Systems and Services (CEOS/WGISS)


Dr. Liping Di

Dr. Wyn Cudlip

Dr. Liping Di

Defence Geospatial Information Working Group


 Mr. David Danko

Mr. Stefan Strobel

Mr. Jan Hjelmager

Mr. Dimitri Sarafinof




Mr. Roger Lott

Dr. Scott Hills

Mr. Jay Hollingsworth

Mr. Stephen Richard

European Umbrella Organisation for Geographic

Information (EUROGI)




Mr. Simon Vrečar


European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC)


ISO/TC 211 Chair

Dr. Paul Smits Ms. Katalin Toth Mr. Michael Lutz


European Space Agency (ESA)



Mr. Olivier Barois Mr. Yves Coene Mr. Jolyon Martin

European Spatial Data Research (EuroSDR)



Global Spatial Data Infrastructure (GSDI)

ISO/TC 211 Chair

Dr. Alan Stevens


IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society


Dr. Liping Di

Dr. Siri Jodha, Singh


International Association of Geodesy (IAG)

Mr. Larry Hothem

Dr. Hermann Drewes

International Association of Oil and Gas Producers



Mr. Roger Lott


Mr. Roger Lott



International Cartographic Association (ICA)


Mr. David Danko

Dr. Serena Coetzee

Prof. Harold Moellering Mr. David Danko

Mr. Jan Hjelmager


International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)




Mr. David Lewtas


International Federation of Surveyors (FIG)


Mr. Larry Hothem

Mr. Nic Donnelly

Mrs. Louise Friis-Hansen

International Hydrographic Organization (IHO)


Mr. Doug O'Brien


Mr. Anthony Pharaoh

International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote

Sensing (ISPRS)


Dr. Wolfgang Kresse


Dr. Wolfgang Kresse


Object Management Group (OMG)



Mr. Shuichi Nishio

Mr. Andrew Watson


Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC)


ISO/TC 211 Chair

Mr. Scott Simmons Mr. George Percivall Dr. Carl Reed

Organization for the Advancement of Structured

Information Standards (OASIS)


Dr. Serena Coetzee

Mr. Ram Kumar

Mr. James Bryce Clark



Panamerican Institute of Geography and History





Mr. Rodrigo Barriga-Vargas

Ms. Cintia Andrade Mr. Fredy Orlando Montealegre-Martinez Mr. Eric van Praag


Small Business Standards



Ms. Maria Edvardsson

Mr. Simon Vrečar

Ms. Philippa Windle


The Calendar and Scheduling Consortium (CalConnect)


Dr. Serena Coetzee


Mr. Peter Tam

Mr. Dave Thewlis

Mr. Ronald Tse

United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), as Secretariat for the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM)


ISO/TC 211 Chair

Ms. Jeanne Foust


Ms. Cecille Blake


Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations



ISO/TC 211 Chair

Mrs. Catherine Gaury Mr. John Stephenson Latham

Regional Committee of the UN Global Geospatial Information Management Americas (UN-GGIM Americas)


Dr. Jean Brodeur


Ms. Mónica Aguayo

Ms. Dora Inés Rey

Regional Committee of United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management for Asia and the Pacific (UN-GGIM-AP)


Ms. Liu Ruomei


Dr. Li Pengde

Ms. Hao Minghui

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UN ECA)



Mr. Andre Nonguierma

Ms. Aster Denekew Yilma

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UN- ECE) Statistical Division




Mr. Juraj Riecan

United Nations Geographic Information Working Group





Mr. Lorant Czaran

United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical

Names (UN-GEGN)


ISO/TC 211 Chair

Ms. Helen Kerfoot

Mr. Pier-Giorgio Zaccheddu


Universal Postal Union (UPU)

Dr. Serena Coetzee

Ms. Elizabeth Phelan

Mr. Piotr Piotrowski


World Bank


Dr. Serena Coetzee


Mr. Tony Braun

Mr. Mansha Chen

Mr. Soumya Dharmavaram

World Meteorological Organization (WMO)


Dr. Steve Foreman

Next ISO/TC 211 meeting

Nov 27th - Dec 1st 2017 in Wellington, New Zealand

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Practical information

Invitation letter

Agenda Wellington plenary

Meeting schedule (download)


May 28th - June 1st  2018 in Copenhagen, Denmark

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