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Press Release

World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC) Launched at UNGGIM

November 23, 2018

In a landmark development, geospatial industry leaders from across the world came together to announce the formation of the World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC). The announcement was made at the 8th session of the UN-GGIM (United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management).

World Geospatial Industry Council [WGIC] and Open Geospatial Consortium [OGC] enter into a MOU to encourage adoption and promotion of geospatial & location-based technologies.

October 19, 2018

During the Inter-Geo event in Frankfurt Germany, two major organizations working in geospatial space – World Geospatial Industry Council [WGIC] and Open Geospatial Consortium [OGC] came together to create greater awareness, understanding and adoption of geospatial technologies across industries and the government sector.