To advise the Government, through the Common Spatial Data Steering Committee, on the development of the Common Spatial Data Infrastructure (CSDI) in Hong Kong including the following -

  1. the leading industry and international practices, know-how, standards and trends for the development of spatial data infrastructure;

  2. initiatives for opening up and sharing of spatial data in the society;

  3. potential applications of spatial data under CSDI and supporting innovation with spatial data; and

  4. the formulation of engagement plans for relevant stakeholders and the public.