Coalition of Geospatial Organizations Becomes Official
As reported by the NSGIC Blog, the Coalition of Geospatial Organizations (COGO) came into official being during a regularly scheduled meeting on August 4, 2008, at the ESRI User’s Conference in San Diego. An official announcement was posted to the URISA website on August 11, 2008.
The founding Member Organizations are:
The founding Advisory Organizations are:
COGO elected its officers:
· Chair: Cyril R. Smith (NSGIC)
· Chair-Elect: Curtis W. Sumner (ACSM)
· Secretary: George Donatello (IAAO)
The next meeting of COGO is expected to be held in conjunction with the next meeting of the Federal Geographic Data Committee, in October.