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


13 June 2017, 16:30, Alenka Poplin, Iowa State University
Empirical Experiments on Power Places: Mapping Places and Expressed Emotions [details]

16 May 2017, 15:00, Anthony Robinson, Penn State University
Making Maps that Matter: New Challenges in Geovisual Analytics [details]

8 May 2017, 13:30, Werner Beer, Alpenvereinskartographie Innsbruck
Renewing Alpine Club Cartography [details]

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]

10 June 2011 Thomas Gloor 

26 May 2011 Clemens Beer
Tupalo, invitation pdf

10 May 2011 Joe Leigh, Astrid Fasold
Nokia Maps, 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.

2 Replies to “CartoTalks”

  1. Hi, I looking for recorded video of carto-talks. Is it possible to get the video?

    1. Hi Chaidir Adlan,
      Sorry, we currently don’t record CartoTalks.
      Best wishes, Manu

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