[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 89 (Friday, May 8, 2015)]
[Page 26582]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-11203]



Geological Survey


Announcement of National Geospatial Advisory Committee Meeting

AGENCY: U.S. Geological Survey, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: The National Geospatial Advisory Committee (NGAC) will meet on 
June 9-10, 2015 at the South Interior Building Auditorium, 1951 
Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20240. The meeting will be held 
in the first floor Auditorium. The NGAC, which is composed of 
representatives from governmental, private sector, non-profit, and 
academic organizations, was established to advise the Federal 
Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) on management of Federal geospatial 
programs, the development of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure 
(NSDI), and the implementation of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
Circular A-16. Topics to be addressed at the meeting include:

 Leadership Dialogue
 FGDC Report (Geospatial Platform, NSDI Strategic Plan, 
National Geospatial Data Asset Management)
 Crowd-Sourced Geospatial Data
 Geospatial Privacy
 3D Elevation Program
 NSDI Communications and Outreach
 Subcommittee Activities

    The meeting will include an opportunity for public comment on June 
10. Comments may also be submitted to the NGAC in writing. Members of 
the public who wish to attend the meeting must register in advance. 
Please register by contacting Lucia Foulkes at the U.S. Geological 
Survey (703-648-4142, lfoulkes@usgs.gov). Registrations are due by June 
5, 2015. While the meeting will be open to the public, registration is 
required for entrance to the South Interior Building, and seating may 
be limited due to room capacity.

DATES: The meeting will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on June 9 
and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on June 10.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Mahoney, U.S. Geological Survey 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Meetings of the National Geospatial Advisory 
Committee are open to the public. Additional information about the NGAC 
and the meeting is available at www.fgdc.gov/ngac.

Kenneth Shaffer,
Deputy Executive Director, Federal Geographic Data Committee.
[FR Doc. 2015-11203 Filed 5-7-15; 8:45 am]