AutoCarto 2022 Presentations



Opening Session

Jack Dangermond | Clint Brown |Tim Trainor
History of AutoCarto (Aileen Buckley)
Full Session Video

Plenary 1. Ethics in Mapping: Inclusion

Wed. 10:30-12:00. Auditorium
Moderator: Marguerite Madden

Christine Luckasavitch (slides | video)

D.R. Fraser Taylor (slides | video)
Vanessa Knoppke-Wetzel (slides | video)
Reginald Archer (slides | video)

(discussion | full session video)

Plenary 2. Ethics in Mapping: Integrity

Thurs. 8:30-10:00. Auditorium
Moderator: Angela Yao

Liqui Meng (slides | video)

Nadine Alameh (slides | video)
David A. Padgett (slides | video)
Bo Zhao (slides | video)

(discussion | full session video)

Plenary 3. Ethics in Mapping: Empathy

Fri. 8:30-10:00. Auditorium
Moderator: Marguerite Madden

Trisalyn Nelson (slides | video)

Sam Stehle (slides | video)
Clinton Johnson (slides | video)
Mathew Hauer (slides | video)

(discussion | full session video)

Session 1. Inclusion in Cartography and GIScience

Wed. 1:30 – 3:00 pm. Auditorium
Moderator: Barry Kronenfeld

Cartographic Aspects of Animated Epidemiological Dashboards: A Human Subjects Experiment
Kwang-il Yoo and Barry Kronenfeld (abstract | slides | video)

Mapping the Unequal Risk of Police Violence: A Critical Response to Predictive Policing
Elisabeth Sedano and Christopher Hayner (abstract | slides | video)

Subjective and Objective Evaluation of Data Quality Visualization Methods on Navigational Charts
Christos Kastrisios and Colin Ware (abstract | slides | video)

Thematic Tactile Maps for Blind and Visually-Impaired People: A Conceptual Cartographic Framework for Map Creation using Open-Source Data and LCD Printing Technology
Yi-Rong Chen and Stephan van Gasselt (abstract | slides | video)

Session 2. Geotracking and Social Networks

Wed. 1:30 – 3:00 pm. Q1 West EBR
Moderator: Marguerite Madden

A Geospatial Analysis of Animal Movement: Why did the elephant cross the Zambezi?
Molly Azami, Marguerite Madden, Ferrell Osborn, Andrea Presotto, Will Langbauer, Malvern Karidozo (abstract | slides | video)

Multi-Granular Geovisualizations of Public Perceptions of COVID-19 through the Lens of Twitter
Binbin Lin, Lei Zou, Mingzheng Yang and Bing Zhou (abstract | slides | video)

Quantifying the impacts of social infrastructure on human networks
Yalin Yang, Yanan Wu and May Yuan (abstract | slides | video)

Examining Journey to Overdose Using Spatial Social Network Analysis
Amir Masoud Forati, Rina Ghose and John Mantsch (abstract | slides | video)

Session 3. Machine Learning and GeoAI in Cartography

Wed. 3:30 – 5:00 pm. Auditorium
Moderator: Angela Yao

Neural Networks for Generalized Relief Shading, Contour Lines and Coastlines
Bernhard Jenny, Dilpreet Singh, Bridget Walker, Tom Patterson, Magnus Heitzler, Marianna Farmakis-Serebryakova, Lorenz Hurni and Timofey Samsonov (abstract | slides | video)

Modeling the spatiotemporally dynamic transmissibility of Covid-19 with machine learning
Hao Yang and Angela Yao (abstract | slides | video)

May AI Help You? Automatic Settlement Selection for Small-Scale Maps Using Selected Machine Learning Models
Izabela Karsznia, Robert Weibel and Stefan Leyk (abstract | slides | video)

A Review and Synthesis of Recent GeoAI Research for Cartography: Methods, Applications, and Ethics
Yuhao Kang, Song Gao and Robert Roth (abstract | slides | video)

Session 4. Power of Maps for Equity and Social Justice 1

Thur. 10:30 am -12:00 pm. Auditorium
Moderator: Sarah Battersby

Overlooked Voices under Strict Lockdown: Mapping Humanitarian Needs in 2022 Shanghai COVID-19 Outbreak
Bing Zhou, Lei Zou, Mingzheng Yang, Binbin Lin and Debayan Mandal (abstract | slides | video)

MixMap: Exploring User-Driven Semantic Similarity of Places
Grant McKenzie, Sarah Battersby and Vidya Setlur (abstract | slides | video)

The unequal impact of COVID-19: An analysis of mobility behaviors of socially vulnerable populations
Hoeyun Kwon and Caglar Koylu (abstract | slides | video)

Spatiotemporal Flood Exposure Changes in the CONUS from 2001 – 2016
Jinwen Xu and Yi Qiang (abstract | slides | video)

Session 5. Uncertainty in Geospatial Data

Thur. 10:30 am -12:00 pm. Q1 West EBR
Moderator: Somayeh Dodge

Mapping Spatial and Temporal Variability in Mobility Patterns in California During 2020-2022
Evgeny Noi, Alexander Rudolph and Somayeh Dodge (abstract | slides | video)

Forest Composition Assessment from High-Resolution Remotely Sensed Imagery
Abishek Poudel and Eddie Bevilacqua (abstract | slides | video)

Spatial Data In the Age of COVID-19. Lessons learned in managing, serving, and teaching with public health data
Stacy Curry-Johnson, Natalie Robbins and Wernke Steven (abstract | slides | video)

Enhancing and Validating GeoNames Data with Digital Nautical Charts Data: A Case Study in the Mapping of Freeform Map Label
Dakotah Maguire, Jason Kaufman, Alexandre Sorokine and Robert Stewart (abstract | slides | video)

Session 6. Power of Maps for Equity and Social Justice (2)

Thur. 1:30 – 3:00 pm. Auditorium
Moderator: Thomas Pingel

Understanding perception of different urban thermal model visualizations
Gunjan Barua, Thomas J. Pingel and Theodore C. Lim (abstract | slides | video)

Towards Humanitarian GIScience: Myriad Maps in an Applied Forensic Humanitarian Context
Molly Miranker and Alberto Giordano (abstract | slides | video)

Exploring the health disparity of long-term PM2.5 exposure with advanced PM2.5 mapping and hospital admission records
Guofeng Cao (abstract | slides | video)

Interactive Web Mapping for Multi-Criteria Assessment of Redistricting Plans
Jacob Kruse, Song Gao, Yuhan Ji and Kenneth Mayer (abstract | slides | video)

Session 7. Empathy and Integrity in Cartography and GIScience

Thur. 1:30 – 3:00 pm. Q1 West EBR
Moderator: Amy Rock

Developing racial equity and social justice learning content with inclusive and culturally sensitive considerations
Niki Wong (abstract | slides | video)

Mapping the Historical Landscapes of the Underground Railroad
Jeremy Mennis (abstract | slides | video)

Visual Storytelling with Maps: Update and Outlook from an Empirical Study
Zihan Song, Robert Roth, Lily Houtman, Tim Prestby, Alicia Iverson and Song Gao (abstract | slides | video)

Developing synthetic individual-level population datasets: The case of contextualizing maps of privacy-preserving census data
Yue Lin and Ningchuan Xiao (abstract | slides | video)

Session 8. Diversity, Ethics, and Equality

Thur. 3:30 – 5:00 pm. Auditorium
Moderator: Rex Cammack

On Cognitive Justice and Trans-Ontological Approaches for Ecosystem Services and Earth Observation (Eo) Ecosystem Accounting
Christy Caudill, Fraser Taylor, Peter Pulsifer and Gordon Osinski (abstract | slides | video)

Can There Be a Spatial Data Science Ethics?
David DiBiase and Anthony Robinson (abstract | slides | video)

Learning Proper and Ethical Data Classification for Thematic Maps
Rex Cammack (abstract | slides | video)

Analyze emergency-vehicle dispatches in Dallas, Texas, USA
Yanan Wu, Yalin Yang and May Yuan (abstract | slides | video)

Session 9. Use and Misuse of Geographic Information in Social Media

Thur. 3:30 – 5:00 pm. Q1 West EBR
Moderator: Heng Cai

Uncertainties in Geolocating Social Media Data for Disaster Research
Debayan Mandal, Lei Zou, Heng Cai, Binbin Lin, Bing Zhou, Joynal Abedin and Mingzheng Yang (abstract | slides | video)

Empowering Disaster Response with Social Media and GeoAI: Opportunities and Challenges
Lei Zou, Bing Zhou, Binbin Lin, Debayan Mandal, Heng Cai, Mingzheng Yang and Joynal Abedin (abstract | slides | video)

Ethical Analysis of Geosocial Data to Balance Social and Individual Interests
Dirk Burghardt and Alexander Dunkel (abstract | slides | video)

A Web-Based Geographic Framework to Detect and Visualize Space-Time Clusters of Covid-19
Yu Lan and Eric Delmelle (abstract | slides | video)

Session 10. Special Session in Memory of Lynn Usery

Fri. 10:30 am -12:00 pm. Auditorium
Moderator: Gaurav Sinha

Opening comments
Samantha Arundel (video)

Comparing Line Feature Morphology with Scale Specific Sinuosity Distributions: A Modified Earth Mover’s Distance
Barry Kronenfeld, Barbara Buttenfield, Ethan Shavers and Larry Stanislawski (abstract | slides | video)

Cognition and Perception of Map Projections: A Review
Fritz Kessler and Sarah Battersby (abstract | slides | video)

Evaluating methods for automated mapping of apexes of non-linear eminences
Genevieve Joly, Gaurav Sinha and Wael Hassan (abstract | slides | video)

Session 11. Spatialization and Modeling

Fri. 1:30 am -2:30 pm. Auditorium
Moderator: Samantha Arundel

CroScalar: A Multi-Scale Modeling Framework for Spatio-Temporal Data
Yi Qiang and Barbara Buttenfield (abstract | slides | video)

Lowering the bar for lidar point cloud exploration and use in mapping
Ethan Shavers and Lawrence Stanislawski (abstract | slides | video)

Towards a Geomorphologically-Plausible Spatialization of Graph Data
Antoni Moore (abstract | slides | video)

Session 12. Student Success in Empowering Social Goods with Cartography and GIScience (Panel Session)

Fri. 1:30 pm -2:30 pm. Q1 West EBR
Moderator: Lei Zou

Ensheng Dong
Yuhao Kang
Hoeyun Kwon
Bing Zhou
(full session video)


Thurs. and Fri. during morning and afternoon Networking Breaks. Q1 Lobby
Moderator: Amy Rock

Landslide identification in Hong Kong using generative adversarial networks based on inventory data
Xiaoyi Wu and Anran Zheng (poster)

Hungarian Gazetteer of Maghrebian place names
Alasli Malak (poster)

Geo-Spatial Determinants of High Homelessness
Hafsa Aasi (poster)

Toward Human-Machine Interaction: An Interactivity Analysis of the Existing COVID-19 Dashboards
Mohsen Ahmadkhani, David Haynes II and Joe Numainville (poster)

Estimating and mapping wildfire risk and its impacts on residents in the San Francisco Bay Area region
My-Thu Tran (poster)

Closing Session


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