2014 Geospatial World Forum which is one of the most well-known international forum was held in Switzerland from May 5th to 9th with more than 1,000 participants. As a Korea delegation, NGII is attending and making a presentation about the newest policy every year.
At the opening session, Jean Philippe Amstein, the Director-general of Swisstopo, made a keynote speech on about the importance of Geospatial Information as a component of Smart Society. Throughout the forum, production, utilization and management of Geospatial Information were mainly discussed.
Exhibition was also accompanied at the same period. At exhibition, Korea had a portion to share experices and introduced our user-friendly product and other recent released policy and services. To follow the world trends in managing geospatial information, we will consider the open data policy of other nations and apply good case studies to our policy to improve the application of the private sector.