Symposium
ICA Spring Olomouc 2023

April 3–5, 2023
Olomouc, Czechia

ATLASES: THEIR DESING AND USE

The objectives of the symposium are as follow:

  • to explore current issues and themes in the theory and practice of three ICA commissions – atlases, map design, and user studies,
  • to exchange professional experiences and discuss problems arising from merging approaches of the commissions‘ domains,
  • to expose cartographers to current developments in atlases, their design and use.

ICA commissions

  • Commission on Atlases (René Sieber)
  • Commission on Map Design (Ian Muelenhaus)
  • Commission on User Experience (Rob Roth)

VENUE

Palacký University Olomouc, Dept. of Geoinformatics (Vit Vozenilek)

PROGRAM

  • cartographic notions (3–5min calls for assistance in research,
    questions to be answered, info about the latest releases, etc.)
  • regular conference contributions (15min)
  • open discussion (after each session)
  • social program
    • Czech pub experience with cartoQuiz
    • short organ concert
  • atlases exhibition

REGISTRATION

  • includes: access to sessions, material, coffee breaks, lunches, social program
  • open from November 1st, 2022
  • deadline for submission: January 31st, 2023
  • fee – 80 Euro

ACCOMMODATION

hotels and university dormitories in Olomouc (special prices)