GeoVisual Analytics: Interactivity, Dynamics, and Scale

@ GIScience (23 September 2014, Vienna, AT)
& Special issue of Cartography and Geographic Information Science (2015)
Call for papers
08:30 - 10:00Session 1. Chair: Jason Dykes
08:30 - 08:40Gennady Andrienko. Workshop opening [slides]
08:40 - 09:05 "Temporal Classification of Events on Map Animation"
by Salla Multimäki, Andreas Hall, and Paula Ahonen-Rainio, Aalto University, FI
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09:05 - 09:30 "Geovisualization of Spatio-Temporal Events in STempo"
by Brian Swedberg, Anthony Robinson, Frank Hardisty, Donna Peuquet, Penn State Univ, USA
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09:30 - 09:50 "Using Time Cartograms for the Visual Representation of Free Movement Data"
by Rehmat Ullah and Menno-Jan Kraak, Univ Twente, NL
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10:30 - 12:30Session 2. Chair: Gennady Andrienko
10:30 - 10:55 "GeoVisual Analytics of health data using server side approach"
by Simon Moncrieff, Ulanbek Turdukulov, and Ori Gudes, Cooperative Research Centre for Spatial Information (CRC-SI) and Curtin University, AU
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10:55 - 11:20 "Functional and Structural Analysis of an Urban Space Extended from Space Syntax"
by Ines Jguirim, David Brosset, and Christophe Claramunt, Naval Academy Research Institute Brest, FR
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11:20 - 11:40 "Timeline Kit - A New Interactive Tool to Explore Spatio-temporal Data at Multiple Temporal Granularities"
by Peng Wang and Menno-Jan Kraak, Univ Twente, NL
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11:40 - 12:00 "Interactive Generation of Visual Summaries for Multivariate Geographical Data Analysis"
by Cagatay Turkay, Aidan Slingsby, Helwig Hauser, Jo Wood, and Jason Dykes, City Univ London, UK and Univ Bergen, NO
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12:00 - 12:20 "Visualizing the Effects of Scale and Geography in Multivariate Comparison"
by S.Goodwin, J.Dykes and A.Slingsby, City University London, UK
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13:30 - 15:30Session 3. Chair: Menno-Jan Kraak
13:30 - 13:55 "Exploring mass variations in the Earth system"
by Mike Sips, Tobias Rawald, Ingo Sasgen, and Doris Dransch, German Research Centre for GeoSciences GFZ and Humboldt University Berlin, DE
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13:55 - 14:20 "Visually Contextualizing Social Media within Spatial, Temporal and Thematic Constraints for Disaster Situation Awareness"
by Brian Tomaszewski, Katherine Dickens, Aishwarya A. Sawant, Pawan Kumar Ogireddy, Qi Yu, and Ed Holden, Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
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14:20 - 14:45 "Geovisual Analytics & the Science of Interaction: A Case Study"
by Robert Roth and Alan MacEachren, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Penn State University, USA
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14:45 - 15:05 "Interactive Visual Analysis of Animal Trajectories in a T-Maze"
by Rainer Splechtna, Fabrizia Bechtold, Christiana Winding, Michael Balka, and Kresimir Matkovic, VRVis, AT
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15:05 - 15:25 "Disaster Management by Working Interactively with Geodata"
by Ralf Eck, Fraunhofer IOSB, DE
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16:00 - 17:30Session 4. Chair: Anthony Robinson
16:00 - 16:25 "Interactive, Browser-based Information Foraging in Heterogeneous Space-Centric Networks"
by Alexander Savelyev and Alan MacEachren, Penn State University, USA
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16:25 - 16:45 "Considering Affective Responses towards Environments for Enhancing Location Based Services"
by H.Huang, G.Gartner, S.Klettner, M.Schmidt, TUWien, AT
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16:45 - 17:30 *** Discussion: Research Directions in GeoVisualization and GeoVisual Analytics
Gennady Andrienko, Jason Dykes, Menno-Jan Kraak, Anthony Robinson
Submission and selection procedure & deadlines
February 14, 2014CFP announced
May 4 1, 2014Authors should submit extended abstracts (PDF, up to 4 pages in IEEE TVCG format, see for formatting details) via the conference management system at AND send a message to Gennady Andrienko.
Abstracts should be up to four pages in length. Illustrations and supplementary online materials are welcome, they should be included to the PDF.
Authors should indicate whether they are interested in developing the abstract into a full paper for the special issue
June 1, 2014Guest editors will select abstracts for the presentation at the workshop and notify authors.
Short abstracts of accepted presentations will be published online at the workshop web site.
June 1, 2014 The organizing committee reserved several slots in the workshop program for short presentations that describe work in progress, new approaches or applications and discussions or position statements that involve interactivity, dynamics or scale in the context of GeoVisual Analytics. This might involve work that has been previously presented at other venues - in poster fora for example, projects that are about to start, or ideas for funding bids.
Interested authors are invited to submit short papers (PDF, 1-2 pages in IEEE TVCG format, see above) by Sunday, June 1, 2014. Please send your submissions via email to Gennady Andrienko.
June 22, 2014Guest editors will select abstracts of short presentations for the presentation at the workshop and notify authors.
Short abstracts of accepted presentations will be published online at the workshop web site.
September 1, 2014Full papers for the special issue(s) are submitted
September 23, 2014, Vienna, ATAuthors of accepted abstracts present their work at the workshop for feedback and discussion
November 1, 2014Authors will be notified about acceptance for the special issue
December 1, 2014Deadline for submitting final papers and responding to reviewer’s comments.
January 1, 2015Final notifications
2015CaGIS special issue published

Last updated: August 27, 2014