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  1. Calgary TC Meetings, September 15, 2014 -- edit to add or comment on the minutes
  2. Tokyo TC Meetings, December 12, 2014 -- edit to add or comment on the minutes
  3. Barcelona TC Meetings, March 9, 2015 -- edit to add or comment on the minutes
  4. Boulder, Colorado, TC Meetings, June 2015 -- edit to add or comment on the minutes
  5. Nottingham, UK, TC Meeting, September 2015 -- edit to add or comment on the minutes
  6. Sydney, Australia, TC Meeting, December2015 (Tuesday - 1 December: 13:30-15:15) -- edit to add to comment on the minutes
  7. Washington D.C., TC Meeting, March 2016 (Tuesday - 8 March: 10:15-12:00) -- edit to add or comment on the minutes
  8. Dublin, Ireland, TC Meeting, June 2016 (Wednesday - 22 June: 13:00-14:45) -- edit to add or comment on the minutes
  9. On-Line meeting to discuss merging with Smart Cities, 7Sept2016 -- edit to add or comment on issue
  10. SmartCities Charter discussion and meeting details -- edit to add or comment on issue

External Meetings of Interest

  1. Urban Activities ad hoc, Sydney, Australia, TC Meeting, December2015 (Wednesday - 2 December: 13:30-15:15: 15:45-17:30 ) -- edit to add to or comment

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Projects of Interest

Charter and Comments

Charters for possible Standards Working Groups (SWG)

Smart Cities

Urban Planning Standards Requirements



  • “Architecture and urban design, both in their formal and spatial aspects, are seen as fundamentally configurational in that the way the parts are put together to form the whole is more important than any of the parts taken in isolation.” ― Bill Hillier, Space Is the Machine: A Configurational Theory of Architecture, 1996-2007 various editions)


  • "Measuring Progress: Achieving Smarter Cities" Organized by the Committee on Housing and Land Management of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe and Geospatial Media and Communications. The workshop will take place on 26 and 27 May 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal. This event is part of the Geospatial World Forum, an annual international conference, which supports dialogue on geospatial technologies and their role in promoting economic and social development. More information on the Geospatial World Forum is available at http://www.geospatialworldforum.org

Available Information

Web Utilities

I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
14-027r1_Urban_Planning_Domain_Working_Group_Charter.docxdocx 14-027r1_Urban_Planning_Domain_Working_Group_Charter.docx manage 31 K 21 Jul 2014 - 14:16 JohnHerring Urban Planning Domain Working Group Charter OGC-14-027r1
15-023_SDI_for_Urban_Planning_SWG_Charter.docxdocx 15-023_SDI_for_Urban_Planning_SWG_Charter.docx manage 25 K 28 Apr 2015 - 16:46 JohnHerring First draft for a Charter for a SWG on Spatial Data Infrastructure for Urban Planning and Smart Cities
Fwd__re__OGC_seeks_comment_on_charter_for_new_Urban_Planning_Domain_Working_Group.emleml Fwd__re__OGC_seeks_comment_on_charter_for_new_Urban_Planning_Domain_Working_Group.eml manage 33 K 07 Aug 2014 - 18:53 JohnHerring Email from: Henry Fenby-Taylor BA.hons Pg.dip MLI, KTP Associate – Landscape Architect
Urban_Planning_DWG_Logo.pngpng Urban_Planning_DWG_Logo.png manage 78 K 16 Mar 2015 - 16:06 JohnHerring Logo by Wendy Laura Cînța from Urbasofia
Urban_Planning_Domain_Working_Group_Charter_Comments_SMART_and_AURIN_Australia.docxdocx Urban_Planning_Domain_Working_Group_Charter_Comments_SMART_and_AURIN_Australia.docx manage 596 K 07 Aug 2014 - 18:14 JohnHerring Australian SMART Infrastructure Facility and Australian Urban Infrastructure Network
Topic revision: r42 - 24 May 2019, CarstenRoensdorf
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