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ILA OGC and i-Locate Launch a Global Statement for Indoor Maps as Accessible, Open Data

This statement aims to foster global development of indoor public space venue maps as Open Data to unleash the opportunities for indoor Location-Based Services (i-LBS). The signees of this statement recommend that i-LBS be based on indoor maps that are readily accessible via agreed upon open standards and are made available as open data where possible. Indoor venue maps as the basis for i-LBS will benefit multiple societal sectors.

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ILA Conference Activities

Filed in Conferences, News, News and Events by on June 17, 2016

ILA recently exhibited at the Geo-Iot World Conference 25-26 May in Brussels, Belgium This conference was attended by approximately 200 people. InLocation Alliance represented by Jouni Kamarainen, presented the ILA sponsored Indoor Positioning Award to ILA member GiPStech. Co-Locating with ILA  was HERE, Combain, Sensewhere and Lambda4. The ILA/OGC/i-Locate Survey results was presented by Giuseppe […]

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Benefits of Indoor Positioning

Filed in News and Events, Press Releases by on May 25, 2016

“This white paper illustrates the opportunities to stakeholders by describing some exemplary developments and highlights the importance of the ILA.

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OGC, InLocation Alliance and i-locate Project seek input on use cases and benefits of indoor positioning

Filed in News, News and Events, Press Releases by on January 21, 2016

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®), the Inlocation Alliance (ILA) and the i-locate Project invite you to contribute to a survey on use cases and benefits of indoor positioning.

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InLocation Alliance Delivers Two Use Case White Papers for Retail/Marketing and Transportation

Filed in News, News and Events, Press Releases by on October 19, 2015

While exhibiting at the ION GNSS+ 2015 Conference in Tampa, Florida the InLocation Alliance (ILA) today announced the publications of two new white papers from the group’s Use Case Working Group. These white papers provide insight to Retail Industry and Transportation Industry thought leaders of the opportunities afforded by indoor location based services and technical solutions being developed by the InLocation Alliance members.

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ILA’s Presentation at the Open Geospatial Consortium MLS DWG Meeting

Filed in News, News and Events by on July 10, 2015

The ILA participated in the Open Geospatial Consortium Mobile Location Services Domain Working Group (MLS DWG) meeting, in Boulder, CO on June 2nd.

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Best Use Case Winners 2014

Filed in News and Events, News Coverage by on April 20, 2015

The InLocation Alliance Use Case Working Group held a Best Use Case Contest in 2014. A peer review panel selected the top five Use Cases to be voted on by the ILA Membership. The ILA Membership selected three winners and two honorable mentions.

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InLocation Alliance announces the winners of its Best Use Case Contest

Filed in News and Events, Press Releases by on April 16, 2015

InLocation Alliance announces the winners of its Best Use Case Contest Piscataway, NJ  24 March 2015 – The InLocation Alliance (ILA) today announced the winners of its Best Use Case Contest at its annual Plenary hosted by CSR in Cambridge, UK. The contest invited members to submit descriptions of successful deployments of Indoor Positioning technology […]

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InLocation Alliance announces the winners of its Best Use Case Contest

Filed in News, News and Events, Press Releases by on April 13, 2015

The InLocation Alliance (ILA) today announced the winners of its Best Use Case Contest at its annual Plenary hosted by CSR in Cambridge, UK. The contest invited members to submit descriptions of successful deployments of Indoor Positioning technology and was judged by a Peer Review panel of members based on the benefits the solution offers stakeholders, the novelty of the solution and the solution’s compliance with the ILA System Architecture.

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OGC and ILA Collaborate on Indoor Positioning

Filed in News and Events, Press Releases by on March 12, 2015

ILA members are actively pursuing a common architectural framework supporting the delivery of complex solutions featuring indoor location determination, mapping and navigation. The OGC provides a standards forum in which indoor location stakeholders are working together to develop open standard ways of communicating the indoor location information provided by those solutions.

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