EuroCarto 2020 – virtual event

The EuroCarto 2020 will take place as a virtual event in the week 21 – 25 September. The organization is jointly carried out by the German Society of Cartography (DGfK), the Austrian Cartographic Commission in the Austrian Geographic Society (ÖKK), the Swiss Society of Cartography (SGK), the University of Vienna, and endorsed by the International Cartographic Association. The conference is also recognized as an ICA Regional Cartographic Conference. Attendance will be free for all registered participants. Please note that registration is required to attend. Due to technical reasons the number of participants is limited to 400 people.

Preliminary Program

Monday, 21 Sep 2020

14:00 – 15:30 Opening and Keynote 1: Tim Trainor
18:00 – 19:30 Session 1: Cognition

Tuesday, 22 Sep 2020

14:00 – 15:30 Session 2: Multimedia
16:00 – 17:05 Spotlight Session 1: COVID and Methodology
18:00 – 19:05 Spotlight Session 2: Methods and Applications 1
19:15 – 20:15 Sebastian Meier CartoHack – #1.0 – Weather Data from the German Weather Service (DWD)

Wednesday, 23 Sep 2020

14:00 – 14:45 Keynote 2: Gerd Buziek
14:45 – 15:50 Session 3: Atlas Cartography
16:30 – 17:25 Spotlight Session 3: Atlas and Applications
18:00 – 19:20 Session 4: Deutschsprachige Vorträge / German Presentations

Thursday, 24 Sep 2020

14:00 – 15:45 Session 5: Theory and Methodology
16:00 – 17:05 Spotlight Session 4: Innovations and Applications
18:00 – 18:55 Spotlight Session 5: Methods and Applications 2
19:45 – 20:45 Carto Café

Friday, 25 Sep 2020

14:00 – 14:45 Keynote 3: Wolfgang Kainz
14:45 – 15:45 Session 6: Design
15:45 – 16:00 Closing

Preliminary program might be subject to changes.

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