AutoCarto 2020 Presentations

Over 120 authors from 14 countries share their work through extended abstracts and associated presentations, all of which is organized into seven thematic tracts.

  1. Map Design and Foundations
  2. Map Innovations
  3. Spatial Data and Mapping Workflows
  4. Computation and Spatial Analytics
  5. Web Mapping and Collaborative GIS
  6. Visualization and Visual Analytics
  7. Hazard Identification, Perception, and Management

1. Map design and foundations

Interactive & Multiscale Thematic Maps: Preliminary Results from an Empirical Study
By Robert Roth, Meghan Kelly, Nick Underwood, Nick Lally, Xinyi Liu, Kristen Vincent, and Carl Sack
Bio | Slides | Video

A Quantitative Approach to Developing Cartographic Design Guidelines
By Aileen Buckley
Bio | Slides | Video

A Map Is a Living Structure with the Recurring Notion of Far More Smalls than Larges
By Bin Jiang and Terry Slocum
Bio | Slides | Video

WhereNext: Towards a Cartographic Framework for Movement
By Somayeh Dodge
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Evaluating Different Cartographic Design Variants for Visually Communicating Route Efficiency
By Stefan Fuest, Susanne Grüner, Mark Vollrath, and Monika Sester
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2. Map innovations

Dual Naming as a Mechanism to Recognize Multiple Identities: Casablanca or Ad-Dār al-Bayḍā
By Malak Alasli
Bio | Slides | Video

Towards Cartographic Knowledge Encoding with Deep Learning: A Case Study of Building Generalization
By Yuhao Kang, Jinmeng Rao, Wei Wang, Bo Peng, Song Gao, and Fan Zhang
Bio | Slides | Video

Optimising Road Selection for Small-scale Maps Using Decision Tree-based Models
By Izabela Karsznia, Karolina Sielicka, and Robert Weibel
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3. Spatial data and mapping workflows

Active Learning Approach to Record Linking in Large Geodatasets
By Alexandre Sorokine, Jason Kaufman, Jesse Piburn, and Robert Stewart
Bio | Slides | Video

Interaction Dynamics for Crowdsourced Obstacle Data
By Matthew Rice, Kevin Curtin, and Manzhu Yu
Bio | Slides | Video

Volunteered Geographic Information Users Contributions Pattern and its Impact on Information Quality
By Amir Masoud Forati and Rina Ghose
Bio | Slides | Video

Working Towards Multi-scale Database Updating
By Dan Lee and Mark Wigley
Bio | Slides | Video

Workflows and Spatial Analysis in the Age of GeoBlockchain: A Land Ownership Example
By Constantinos Papantoniou and Brian Hilton
Bio | Slides | Video

A Spatial Model to Generate High-resolution Projections of U.S. State-level Population for Coupled Human-environment Analysis
By Hamidreza Zoraghein and Brian O’Neill
Bio | Slides | Video

A Geospatially-enabled Student Data Management System (Geo-SDMS): A Case Study of Yemen
By Ali Bazaraha and Brian Hilton
Bio | Slides | Video

National Terrain Data Management on Discrete Global Grids in Canada
By Mingke Li, Emmanuel Stefanakis, and Heather McGrath
Bio | Slides | Video

4. Computation and spatial analytics for mapping

Mapping World Terrestrial Ecosystems – GIS and Cartographic Approaches
By Roger Sayre, Madeline Martin, Deniz Karagulle, Charlie Frye, Timothy Boucher, and Nicholas Wolff
Bio | Slides | Video

LiDAR Data Segmentation using Deep Learning for Indoor Mapping
By Enbo Zhou, Keith Clarke, Haoyu Shi, and Bryn Morgan
Bio | Slides | Video

Spatio-temporal Data Streaming with Affinity Propagation
By Nasrin E. Ivaria, Monica Wachowicz, Tamara Agnew, and Patricia A.H. Williams
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Improving the Positional and Vertical Accuracy of Named Summits above 13,000 ft in the United States
By Samantha Arundel, Gaurav Sinha, and Arthur Chan
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An Integrated Open Source Desktop GIS for Population Mapping
By Yong Guan, Yang Zhong, Shaohua Wang, Chenpu Hu, and Erqi Wang
Bio | Slides | Video

Mapping Temporal Trends of Parent-Child Migration from Population-Scale Family Trees
By Caglar Koylu and Alice Kasakoff
Bio | Slides | Video

Understanding the Spatial Dimension of Women’s Homelessness
By Hafsa K. Aasi and Yoonmi Lee
Bio | Slides | Video

Classification of Remotely Sensed Images using Deep Learning and Multiresolution Analysis
By Rizwan Ahmed Ansaria, Rakesh Malhotra, and Krishna Mohan Buddhiraju
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Landmarks as Beacons: Pedestrian Navigation Based on Landmark Detection and Mobile Augmented Reality
By Jinmeng Rao, Song Gao, Yuhao Kang, and Qingyun Du
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5. Web mapping and collaborative GIS

Immersive Web-based Classification Correction of Point Cloud Data
By Thomas J. Pingel and Hudson Chase
Bio | Slides | Video

An Interactive Web-based GIS System for the Space-time Visualization of Groundwater Quality from Private Wells
By Yu Lan and Eric Delmelle
Bio | Slides | Video

Applying Semantic Web to USGS TNM Data
By Matthew Wagner, Tanner Fry, and Jacques Bourquin
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Using a Collaborative GIS for Supporting Maritime Spatial Planning Courses
By Mikko Rönneberg, Christian Koski, Juha Oksanen, Andrea Morf, Per Nilsson, Harri Tolvanen, Sonja Salovius-Laurén, and Pyry Kettunen
Bio | Slides | Video

6. Visualization and visual analytics

Reconstructing Bird’s Eye View using Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Data
By Abhasha Joshi
Bio | Slides | Video

Analysing Construction Cost Estimation Factors as a Map
By Kambiz Borna, Duaa Alshadli, and Antoni Moore
Bio | Slides | Video

Visualizing Uncertainty Metrics Across Multiple Attribute Resolutions
By Kate Carlson, Barbara P. Buttenfield, and Yi Qiang
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7. Hazard identification, perception, and management

Identifying Vulnerabilities in Multilayer Spatial Networks: A Case Study of Food Flows in The United States
By Bin Zhang and Caglar Koylu
Bio | Slides | Video

Fires in the Cerrado Biome (Brazil), Between 1999 and 2018
By Maíra Iaê S. Rocha and Diego Tarley F. Nascimento
Bio | Slides | Video

Algorithmic Information Dynamics of Climate Risk in Supply Chain Management
By Colten Lawrence Zacharias, Nigel Xavier Robinson, and Hamza Tahir Chaudhry
Bio | Slides | Video

Using Computer Models, Big Data, and GIS to Improve Community Wildfire Evacuation Planning
By Dapeng Li
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Flight or Driving? Mining and Exploring Evacuation Behaviors During 2017 Hurricane Harvey
By Chenxiao (Atlas) Guo and Qunying Huang
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An Evaluation of COVID-19 Dashboards from Cartographic and Epidemiological Perspectives
By Kwang il Yoo and Barry J. Kronenfeld
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How Do People Perceive the Disclosure Risk of Maps? Examining the Perceived Disclosure Risk of Maps and its Implications for Geoprivacy Protection
By Junghwan Kim, Mei-Po Kwan, Margaret C. Levenstein, and Douglas B. Richardson
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Space-time Variation in Shelter Accessibility in Eastern North Carolina Following Hurricane Florence (2018)
By Eric Delmelle, Gregory Docekal, Wenwu Tang, Matthew Eastin, and Yu Lan
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