Nomoko joins the Overture Maps Foundation to help build interoperable 3D map data 

Nomoko and Overture unite to shape the future of 3D geospatial visualization.

Nomoko, a leading provider of real-world 3D data technology, joins the Overture Maps Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing open and accessible map data.

As the world increasingly embraces 3D visualization and immersive technologies, the demand for accurate and detailed 3D map data grows exponentially. By joining the Overture Maps Foundation, which includes steering members Amazon Web Services (AWS), Meta, Microsoft, and TomTom, Nomoko seeks to leverage its cutting-edge 3D modelling capabilities to contribute to the creation of easily available 3D data.

The Overture Maps Foundation is committed to fostering collaboration and innovation in the geospatial domain. By bringing together industry leaders, technology experts, and the broader community, the foundation aims at spearheading the development of open-source tools and frameworks that empower individuals and organizations to harness the power of open map data.

The Nomoko state-of-the-art 3D data technology captures high-resolution imagery and precise data, enabling the creation of detailed digital environments optimized for online streaming and web visualization. By integrating this expertise into the Overture Maps Foundation’s initiatives and community, Nomoko aims to support the development of open-source tools and datasets that will enable developers, researchers, and enthusiasts to build immersive and interactive applications that rely on accurate 3D maps.

«We are thrilled to be joining the Overture Maps Foundation», said Nilson Kufus, CEO and co-founder of Nomoko. «Together, we will work towards building an open and accessible 3D data framework that will fuel innovation in various domains, including AR/VR, urban planning, infrastructure, robotics and more. By democratizing access to high-quality 3D map data, we can unlock new possibilities and empower developers, creators, and users worldwide.»

With its membership, Nomoko will contribute its expertise, resources, and data to support the ongoing efforts of the Overture Maps Foundation. Together, they will collaborate on research and development projects, share technical insights, and promote the adoption of open standards for 3D map data.

«We’re excited to welcome Nomoko to our growing community of contributors and users, and look forward to working with them to create new and exciting immersive 3D mapping experiences», adds Marc Prioleau, Executive Director of the Overture Maps Foundation. «With the addition of even more high-fidelity 3D mapping data, we are one step closer to unlocking the full potential of immersive and interactive mapping applications.»

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