ICA Joint Workshop 2018 / GeoBusiness

V Olomouci se v následujících dnech bude konat čtyřdenní mezinárodní kartografický pracovní seminář.

Workshop společně pořádají tři odborné komise Mezinárodní kartografické asociace ICA, konkrétně ICA Commission on Atlases, ICA Commission on Cognitive Issues in Geographic Information Visualization a ICA Commission on Use, User and Usability Issues.

Akce, která se koná ve dnech 27. až 30. dubna 2018 v Olomouci na Univerzitě Palackého, se aktivně účastní také nejvyšší představitelé asociace včetně jejího prezidenta, jimž je v současném funkčním období Menno-Jan Kraak. Viceprezidenty asociace jsou Vít Voženílek, Sara Fabrikant a Pilar Sánchez-Ortiz Rodríguez.


DAY 1 – Friday, April 27, 2018


9:00–9:30 Amy Griffin, Sidonie Christophe, Arzu Çöltekin (Australia, France, Switzerland) Introduction to Reproducibility in the Social Sciences

10:45–11:15 Travis White (U.S.A.) Presentation on Cartographic User Studies Database

13:00–14:00 Practical Matters Discussion

14:00–15:00 Discussion

15:00–15:30 Summary / wrap-up / next steps?

Commission on Atlases business meeting – 13:00–14:30 René Sieber, Eric Losang (Switzerland, Germany)

  • Opening and discussion motions – 16:00–18:00 (Dept. of Geoinformatics, Palacky University Olomouc)
  • Amy Griffin, Arzu Çöltekin, Sidonie Christophe (Australia, Switzerland, France) The reproducibility ‚crisis‘ in science: Is it relevant for cartographers?
  • Menno-Jan Kraak (Netherlands) Atlas, what atlas?
  • Vít Voženílek (Czechia) Towards True Atlases: a System Theory in Atlas Conceptualization
  • Francis Harvey (Germany) This atlas is your atlas: Towards atlases as narrative structures in the post-truth world
  • Susanne Bleisch (Switzerland) Opportunities and limitations of the story network principle – exemplified by the ‘Alters-Atlas’

DAY 2 – Saturday, April 28, 2018

1st session – 9:00-10:30 (Dept. of Geoinformatics, Palacky University Olomouc) Chairperson: René Sieber

  • Eric Losang (Germany) The atlas narrative – an analytical framework connecting structuralist and poststructuralist approaches
  • Anthony C. Robinson, Cary Anderson, Sterling D. Quinn (U.S.A.) MapSieve: Evaluating Geovisualization for Spatial Learner Analytics
  • Asche Hartmut, Andreas Fricke (Germany) From atlas production tools to atlas service system
  • Robert Roth (U.S.A.) How can user-centered design studies contribute?

2nd session – 11:00-12:30 (Dept. of Geoinformatics, Palacky University Olomouc) Chairperson: Amy Griffin

  • Ismini E. Lokka, Arzu Çöltekin (Switzerland) Virtual environments designed to improve route-learning performance: A focus on age and visuospatial abilities
  • Jan Brus, Stanislav Popelka (Czechia) Intuitiveness of uncertainty visualisations: An user study
  • Dajana Snopková (Czechia) Introducing the ColorADD color coding system in map design
  • Mohd Shahmy Mohd Said (Great Britain) Classifying the Diversity of Bus Mapping Systems

3nd session – 14:00-15:30 (Dept. of Geoinformatics, Palacky University Olomouc) Chairperson: Rob Roth

  • Katarzyna Słomska, Izabela Gołębiowska (Poland) Do all digital natives fall for interactive maps?
  • Lilliam Sofía Gómez Solórzano (Honduras) Atlases and Usability: People interaction with different cartographic means
  • Alena Vondráková (Czechia) User Perception of Systematically Created Maps
  • René Sieber, Raimund Schnuerer (Switzerland) Atlas of Switzerland – First Experience with User Activity Tracking
  • Meghan Kelly, Nick Lally, Robert Roth (U.S.A.) Humanizing Interactive Maps

DAY 3 – Sunday, April 29, 2018

4th session – 9:00-10:30 (Dept. of Geoinformatics, Palacky University Olomouc) Chairperson: Thomas Schulz

  • László Zentai (Hungary) Development of Hungarian school atlases in the last decades (Atlases)
  • Lukáš Herman (Czechia) How deal with user interaction in 3D geovisualizations?
  • Raimund Schnürer, Martin Ritzi, Arzu Çöltekin, René Sieber, Lorenz Hurni (Switzerland) Death to 3D pie charts? Hold on a second
  • Petr Trahorsch, Jan. D. Bláha (Czechia) Expert Assessment of Maps in Regional-geographic Textbooks in Terms of Their Usability
  • Viktor Chabaniuk (Ukraine) Deconstruction of atlas choropleth map

5th session – 11:00-12:30 (Dept. of Geoinformatics, Palacky University Olomouc) Chairperson: Menno-Jan Kraak

  • Olaf König (Switzerland) Retro-atlases II: a new edition of the first Statistical Atlas of Switzerland (1897)
  • Waldemar Spallek (Poland) Historical atlas of Hasidism – geovisualisation of mystical religious movement
  • Viktor Putrenko (Ukraine) Web Atlas of Sustainable Development of Ukraine
  • Bashkim Idrizi (Macedonia), Besart Halimi (Kosova) The 3D virtual cartographic model for the city of Prishtina

DAY 4 – Monday, April 30, 2018

Workshops session (Dept. of Geoinformatics, Palacky University Olomouc, department labs)

  • 9:00-10:45 Viktor Chabaniuk (Ukraine) Atlas Extender as a Tool to Model Relational Spaces
  • 9:00-10:45 Wenke Zimmermann (Switzerland) SWISS WORLD ATLAS in Class Room – Concept and Development of Educational Workshop Units
  • 9:00-10:45 Stanislav Popelka, Jitka Doležalová, Markéta Beitlová (Czechia) How different users read maps and atlases? Let’s try ScanGraph!