In case you missed the National Geodetic Survey – NGS webinar on June 7, 2018 entitled, “Industry Engagement to Modernize the National Spatial Reference System (NSRS) it is now available along with others on the NGS website. Major changes are in the works for 2022 that will result in a new vertical and horizontal datum.
The May 2018 meeting facilitated an exchange of information between NGS technical experts and their industry counterparts. This event targeted surveying equipment vendors that create their own software; GIS/CAD/transformation software vendors; and some mobile laser scanning vendors. NGS Subject Matter Experts will continue to work with industry software developers; engineers and customer representatives from target industry groups in the coming years to prepare for NSRS Modernization.
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