OGRE Governance

The OGRE is a Geoscience Australia initiative. The following diagram illustrates the governance structure of the OGRE panel.

Governance structure of the OGRE panel

Governance structure of the OGRE panel
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Steering Committee

The role of the Steering Committee is to:

  • set the strategic direction for the operation of the Optical, Geospatial, Radar, and Elevation Supplies and Services Panel (OGRE)
  • ensure that the OGRE is operated in a manner that meets the relevant strategic objectives of the Australian Government, the Defence Imagery Geospatial Organisation and Geoscience Australia
  • take responsibility for the feasibility, business plan and achievement of outcomes for OGRE

User Advisory Committee (UAC)

The role of the UAC is to:

  • advise Geoscience Australia on the operation of the Optical, Geospatial, Radar, and Elevation Supplies and Services Panel (OGRE)
  • ensure that the OGRE is operated in a manner that meets user expectations and requirements
  • act as a Community of Practice for OGRE Users

All OGRE Users are eligible for a seat on the UAC. However, it is expected that each Agency will be represented by a single committee member.

Topic contact: ogre@ga.gov.au Last updated: January 28, 2014