Registration Open for 2017 Geospatial Summit

  Registration Open for 2017 Geospatial Summit
April 24-25 at the Silver Spring Civic Building
1 Veterans Pl, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Register Today!

To allow us to plan for the meeting, all attendees must register. There is no cost for registration or attendance. 

Remote attendance will be supported. View more details on our registration page.

Learn about the Modernization of the  National Spatial Reference System (NSRS)!

View the 2017 Geospatial Summit Draft Agenda

NGS plans to replace the North American Datum of 1983 (NAD 83) and the North American Vertical Datum of 1988 (NAVD 88) in 2022. 


We will share updates and discuss the progress of
related modernization projects. Stakeholders across the federal, public, and private sectors will also be providing feedback on these efforts.

In Case You Missed It: 
Notice of New Reference Frame Names

Review Naming Convention Decisions

In January, NGS announced major decisions on the fundamental scientific issues and naming conventions
for the NSRS modernization effort. 


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