Gobe Hobona

Director of Product Management, Open Geospatial Consortium

Dr. Gobe Hobona is the OGC's Director of Product Management, Standards. In this role he manages coordination between Standards Working Groups (SWGs) and sets priorities for standards development (in cooperation with SWG chairs). He also provides oversight of OGC Application Programming Interface (API) evolution and harmonization activities.

His previous research work has covered topics such as spatial data infrastructure, metadata harmonisation, geographic information retrieval, the semantic web, AI/Machine Learning enabled autonomous systems, and earth observation. He holds a PhD in Geomatics from Newcastle University. He is a professional member of both the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

10:25 - 10:50

June 22nd AI Developer Conference

Rapid Development of Geospatial Artificial Intelligence Solutions through OGC APIs

Open Geospatial Consortium