cartotalks_tuw_200pxCartoTalks is a cartographic colloquium held at our research group. It’s open to everyone – be welcome!


10 April 2017, 11:00, Maxwell Roberts, University of Essex, UK, 
Step by Step in London and Berlin: Understanding transit maps by systematically exploring design rules [details]

16 March 2017, 11:00, Pepijn Viaene, Ghent University
Landmark-based path-finding indoors [details]

23 January 2017, 11:00, Trias Aditya, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Geocrowd and geogaming apps for fighting fire and trans-boundary haze problems towards sustainable peatland management [details]


17 June 2016, 10:00, Andrè Skupin, San Diego State University
Space[s] and the Cartography of Everything [details]

31 May 2016, 13:30–14:45, Benjamin Hennig, University of Oxford
Cartograms – an alternative map projection? [details]

13 May 2016, 11:00, Martin Nöllenburg, TU Wien
An Algorithmic Perspective on Cartography [details]

28 April 2016, 10:00, Anita Graser,  Austrian Institute of Technology
QGIS for Cartography [details]

17 March 2016, 10:00, Irene Fellner, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
Indoor Navigation [details]


17 June 2015, 15:00, Wilhelm Berg, Mapbox
New developments in webmapping with MapBox [details, slides]

26 May 2015, 13:00, David Fairbairn, Newcastle University
Archaeological landscape characterisation using LiDAR data [details]

8 May 2015, 14:00, Eleonora Ciceri, Politecnico di Milano
Humans in the loop – Optimization of active and passive crowdsourcing [details]

16 January 2015, 11:00, Maria Brovelli, Politecnico di Milano
Via Regina − Using FOSS4G for slow tourism [details]


03 June 2014, 15:00, Dušan Petrovič, University of Ljubljana
Cartography in Slovenia [details]

06 May 2014, 17:15, Mark Wigley, Esri Switzerland [details, slides]
Challenging Cartography in ArcGIS with the Carto-Tools from Esri Switzerland

24 March 2014, 15:00, Anne Ghisla, Berlin and Andreas Neumann, Uster
OSGeo and QGIS [details, slides on OSGeo by Anne, slides on QGIS by Andreas]

29 January 2014, 11:00, Jan Daniel Bláha, J. E. Purkyne University in Ústí nad Labem
Der Kartograph und seine Kooperation mit geisteswissenschaftsorientierten Experten [details, presentation slides 4 MB, map example]


4 December 2013, 11:00, Christoph Kinkeldey, HafenCity University Hamburg
Evaluation von Visualisierungsmethoden für Unsicherheiten in Geodaten: Status Quo und zukünftige Herausforderungen [details]

15 November 2013, 11:00, Otakar Čerba, University of West Bohemia
XSLT Map Programming [details, presentation slides 3 MB]

20 September 2013, 14:00, Martin Raubal, ETH Zurich
Mobile eye tracking for spatial research [details]

4 June 2013, 17:15, Mark Wigley, ESRI Switzerland
The New Swiss National Map Series [details, presentation slides 4 MB]

27 May 2013, Andreas Pammer, BEV
Modern Cartography at BEV [details, presentation slides 6.5 MB]

8 May 2013, Giedrė Beconytė, Vilnius University and New Cartography [details]


19 September 2012, Zdeněk Stachoň, Masaryk University
Selected issues of cartographic visualization testing [details]

12 September 2012, Yuwei Lin, University of Salford
Demystifying the relationships between women and maps [details]

6 June 2012, Jürgen Döllner, Hasso Plattner Institute, Potsdam
Visualization of Virtual 3D City Models [invitation pdf]


9 December 2011, Ivana Brkovic, University of Zagreb
Semantics of space in the 17th century Ragusan literature [details]

4 November 2011, René Sieber, ETH Zürich
Vom proprietären Atlassystem zu einer offenen 3D-Webatlas-Plattform [details in German]

21 October 2011, Miljenko Lapaine, University of Zagreb
Mollweide Projection and the ICA Logo [details][draft paper]

21 June 2011, Michael Peterson, University of Nebraska at Omaha
The Internet! Is that thing still around? Core concepts for modern cartography [invitation pdf, held in German]

15 June 2011, Liu Liu, TU Delft
3D indoor “door-to-door” navigation approach to support first responders in emergency response [invitation pdf]

15 April 2011, Peter Mooney, National University of Ireland
Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI): A source of spatial data for Location-based Services (LBS)? [details, presentation slides]

18 March 2011, Eszter Simonné Dombovárí, ELTE Budapest & TU Vienna
Interactive web applications in teaching cartographic skills for high school students [details]

8 March 2011, Nico Van de Weghe, Ghent University
Movement on the move [invitation pdf]


3 December 2010, László Zentai, ELTE Budapest
Are we ready for Cartography 2.0? – Application of Web 2.0 in cartographic education [details]

29 October 2010, Karsten Hoffmann, Uni Osnabrück
Web Mapping 2.0

29 October 2010, Jesus Reyes, ELTE Budapest
Alternative Solution for Data Visualisation [details]

8 October 2010, Muki Haklay, University College London
Volunteered Geographic Information – Overview, Quality and Contributors Behaviour [details]

21 June 2010, Beata Medynska-Gulij, Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan
Kartenmacher und Kartennutzer – kartographische Gestaltung als Rollenspiel in drei Aufzügen [German abstract pdf]


15 October 2009, Markus Wolff, Potsdam University
Ansätze zur Kombination raumanalytischer Verfahren und dreidimensionaler Visualisierungsmethoden zu geovirtuellen Lagebildern urbaner Räume [German abstract pdf]

23 January 2009 Stefan van der Spek, TU Delft
Activity Patterns in Public Space – Using GPS tracking to analyse and visualise human travel behaviour


20 November 2008 Kasimir Szarawara, University of Graz
Grazer Kartographie – Theorie und Praxis

2 September 2008 Yan Li, South China Normal University
An Extension of Spatial Functionality for SVG Specification [details]

17 July 2008 Ioannis Delikostidis, ITC Enschede
Geo-identification and pedestrian navigation with geo-mobile applications: how do users proceed? [slides pdf, 3.4 MB]

9 May 2008 Rein Ahas, University Tartu, Estonia
Using mobile positioning data for mapping space-time behavior and developing LBS: Experiences from Estonia [slides pdf, 2.7 MB]


12 December 2007 Lilian Pun Cheng Shuk-Ching, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
EasyGo – a web spatial database application for multi-modal public transport trip planning [invitation pdf]

25 July 2007 Jonathan Raper, City University London
Design constraints on operational LBS [abstract pdf, 38 KB]

2 March 2007 Corné van Elzakker, ITC Enschede
From map use research to usability research [slides pdf, 4.4 MB]
See photos from our CartoTalks.

This page was last updated on 16 March 2017 by Silvia Klettner.

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