Overview: The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) is the United States member organization of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing. Founded in 1934, the society is a professional body and scientific association with oversight of specialists in the arts of imagery exploitation and photographic cartography, serving over 7,000 professional members around the world. The mission of the ASPRS is to advance knowledge and improve understanding of mapping sciences and to promote the responsible applications of photogrammetry, remote sensing, geographic information systems (GIS), and supporting technologies.
Specifications: Available at: http://www.asprs.org/Standards-Activities.html
IPR Policy: Available at: http://www.asprs.org/a/society/committees/standards/ASPRS_Guidelines_Policy.pdf
Current Status: Active