Program ICA Spring 2023

Monday, April 3, 2023 | Fort Science

  • 8:00‒9:00


  • 9:00‒9:30


  • 9:30‒11:15
    Philippe DE MAEYER (Ghent University) School atlas considerations
    Timothy TRAINOR (International Cartographic Association) Atlas Opportunities Stimulated by the UN IGIF and the SDG Data Alliance
    Igor DRECKI, Antoni MOORE (National Library of New Zealand, University of Otago) Managing cartographic collections spatially
    Waldemar SPALLEK (University of Wroclaw) From the paper atlas to the geoportal and back again
    Vít VOŽENÍLEK (Palacký University Olomouc) Five periods in the history of Czech school atlases 
  • 11:15−11:45

    Coffee break

  • 11:45‒13:30
    Gareth BALDRICA-FRANKLIN (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Online Atlas Storytelling: Towards Nonlinear Narratives
    Jakob LISTABARTH, Pei NIE, Menno-Jan KRAAK (University of Twente, Enschede) Crowdsourced atlas production
    Markus JOBST (Vienna University of Technology) Crowdsourcing for Atlas Productions – experiences from the “SDG´s in action“ atlas
    Eric LOSANG (Leibniz-Institute for Regional Geography, Leipzig) Participatory Atlas Design – experiences from an SDG-Atlas pilot
    Revaz TOLORDAVA, Tedo GORGODZE, Gocha GUDZUADZE (Sukhumi State University, Tbilisi) Geographic Information System and Complex Atlas of the Autonomous Republic of Abkhazia
  • 13:30-15:00

    Lunch time

  • 15:00-16:15
    Robert ROTH (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Mobile atlases: Their design and use?
    Rostislav NÉTEK (Palacký University Olomouc) Rise of Map-oriented Dashboards
    Stanislav POPELKA, Anna PORTI SUAREZ (Palacký University Olomouc) Covid-19 dashboards and their usability assessment
    Marta KUŹMA, Francis HARVEY (University of Warsaw, Leibniz-Institute for Regional Geography, Leipzig) Eye-Tracking the Digital Humanist. How do historians use maps?
    Stanisław SZOMBARA (AGH University of Science and Technology, Kraków) Does the dot matter? – A study of dot map users‘ preferences for dot size and value.
  • 16:15-16:45

    Coffee break

  • 16:45-18:30
    Tomáš VANÍČEK (Palacký University Olomouc) The use of the think-aloud method for the evaluation of the atlas
    Zurab LAOSHVILI, Giorgi KAPANADZE (Georgian Technical University, Tbilisi) Map reading – spatial, temporal, and thematic analysis
    Michaela VOJTĚCHOVSKÁ (Palacký University Olomouc) Visualizing User Behavior in Cartography by GazePlotter: New Eye-Tracking Sequence Chart Analysis Tool
    Lukáš HERMAN, Barbora PLAČKOVÁ (Masaryk University, Brno) User Aspects of 3D Geovisualizations in Urban Planning
    Daniel VRBÍK (Technical University of Liberec) Maps for toponymic research
  • 19:30-23:00


Tuesday April 4, 2023 | Corpus Christi Chapel (morning) | Department of Geoinformatics (afternoon)

  • 9:00‒10:45
    Beata MEDYŃSKA-GULIJ (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan) Hypsometric images of Europe in school atlases – the final design from the 19th century?
    Florian LEDERMANN (Vienna University of Technology) Improved cartographic rendering and design of detailed street maps and
    urban atlases
    Jakub KONÍČEK (Palacky University Olomouc) Infographics vs maps: Czech-Brazil visual comparison in understanding spatially oriented visualization
    René SIEBER, Michael SCHMUKI, Lorenz HURNI  (ETH Zurich) Designing and Implementing Storytelling in Interactive Atlases – A Case Study of the Atlas of Switzerland
    Vít VOŽENÍLEK, Jakub KONÍČEK, Alena VONDRÁKOVÁ (Palacky University Olomouc) Conceptual changes in dialect atlases  
  • 10:45-11:15

    Coffee break

  • 11:15-13:00
    László ZENTAI (Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest) The first atlas I have created: the unpublished and banned Atlas of Lake Balaton
    Gocha GUDZUADZE, Tedo GORGODZE (Tbilisi State University) Atlas mapping of urban systems of Georgia
    Václav TALHOFER (University of Defence, Brno) Map projections in atlases – a reflection on their use
    Irene SAHAGUN LUIS (National Geographic Institute of Spain, Madrid) Application of the general procedure of the national atlas of Spain (ANE). Updating. History section
    Tedo GORGODZE, Nodar KHORBALADZE, Sophio GORGIJANIDZE, Gocha GUDZUADZE (Ministry of Defence of Georgia, Tbilisi) Creation and use of special purpose atlases in Georgia on the example of „Officer’s Atlas“
  • 13:00-14:50

    Lunch time

  • 14:50-15:10

    Atlas cookbook release

  • 15:10-16:45
    Čeněk ŠAŠINKA (Masaryk University, Brno) Maps in Collaborative Immersive Virtual Environments
    Radek BARVÍŘ, Jan BRUS, Alena VONDRÁKOVÁ (Palacky University Olomouc) Interactive tactile models creation
    Stanislav POPELKA et al. (Palacky University Olomouc) Eye-tracking and its possibility for analyses of map-reading
  • after 16:45

    Free afternoon and evening – optional social program

  • 18:30-19:15

    Organ concert

Wednesday, April 5, 2023 | Fort Science

  • 9:00‒11:00
    Jakub ŽEJDLÍK (Palacky University Olomouc) Guide to selected monuments of Czechia for people with visual impairment
    Tomáš BAYER (Charles University, Prague) Automated analysis of map projections
    Robert MAGHLAKELIDZE, Giorgi MAGHLAKELIDZE, Neli GOGINASHVILI, Giorgi KAPANADZE (Tbilisi State University) Some issues of separation and atlas mapping of cultural natural-territorial complexes
    Karol KOWALCZYK (Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin) Railway Atlases as the Products of Thematic Cartography: an Attempt at Typology
    Saba MODEBADZE, Demetre MODEBADZE, Tengiz GORDEZIANI (Tbilisi State University) Methodology for creating a football atlas and geographic information system of Georgia
    Mariam GAGOSHASHVILI, Saba MODEBADZE (Tbilisi State University) Methodology of geoecological atlas mapping, on the example of Zestafoni Municipality (Georgia)
  • 11:00−11:30

    Coffee break

  • 11:30-13:30
    Alena VONDRÁKOVÁ (Palacký University Olomouc) Cooperation of thematic experts and cartographers in the atlas projects
    Manana SHARASHENIDZE, David SHAVLAKADZE, Saba MODEBADZE (Tbilisi State University) Electronic atlas of viticulture and winemaking of Kakheti region. Challenges of practice (Georgia)
    Viktor CHABANIUK (National Academy of Science of Ukraine, Kyiv) Transformational cartography in Dynamic atlas information systems. Problems and solutions
    Giorgi DVALASHVILI (Tbilisi state university) Geographical features of the photo atlas of landmark natural monuments of Georgia
    Tengizi GORDEZIANI, Tedo GORGODZE, Saba MODEBADZE, Neli JAMASPASHVILI, Nika BERUCHASHVILI, Gocha JINCHARADZE, Mariam GAGOSHASHVILI, Tamar GORDEZIANI (Tbilisi State University) Complex atlas mapping of selected municipalities and administrative regions of Georgia
    Alexander WOLODTSCHENKO (Technical University Dresden) On atlas cartography, atlassemiotics and atlasgraphy
  • 13:30-14:00