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GeoCart'2012
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Workshop Programme

Saturday, 1 Sept | Sunday, 2 Sept | Monday, 3 Sept | Tuesday, 4 Sept | Wednesday, 5 Sept

  Day 1 :: Saturday, 1 September 2012

17:00 - 18:00 Arrival at OPC Taurewa, Tongariro National Park
18:00 - 18:30 Welcome
Geoff Aitken,
Chair of Local Organising Committee
Karel Kriz, Chair of ICA Commission on Mountain Cartography
Roger Smith, Local Organising Committee
18:30 - 19:30 Dinner
19:30 - 20:30 Tongariro National Park: Formation of the Park and managing volcanic risk
Volcanism, mountain building and glaciation (including an update on the activity near the Te Mari Craters)
Harry Keys,
Department of Conservation, New Zealand
20:30 - 21:00 Supper

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  Day 2 :: Sunday, 2 September 2012

- Sunday set aside for recreational opportunities (weather permitting);
alternatively Workshop Programme begins
18:00 - 19:30 Dinner

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  Day 3 :: Monday, 3 September 2012

09:00 - 10:00 ICA Commission on Mountain Cartography
Business Meeting
10:00 - 10:30 Morning Break
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Mountain Mapping
Host: Karel Kriz
10:30 - 11:00 The Trampers' Map of the Tararua Mountain System, 1936
Geoff Aitken,
NewTopo NZ Ltd, New Zealand
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11:00 - 11:30 Photorealistic and Abstract Mountain 3D Maps
Matevž Domajnko, Mojca Kosmatin Fras and Dušan Petrovic,
University of Ljubljana, Slovenija
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11:30 - 12:00 Americans on Everest: 50 year anniversary
Martin Gamache,
National Geographic Magazine, United States
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12:00 - 12:30 Argentina 500K
Carlos Nelson,
Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Argentina
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12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
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Glacier Mapping
Host: Christian Fremd
14:00 - 14:30 A Review of Cartographic Depiction of Alpine Glacier Change
Roger Wheate,
University of Northern British Columbia, Canada
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14:30 - 15:00 Glacier DEM Reconstruction Based on Historical Maps: A semi-automated approach
Samuel Wiesmann and Lorenz Hurni,
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
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15:00 - 15:30 A New Digital Terrain Model for the Tasman Glacier, New Zealand, using Digital Photogrammetry Techniques
Sebastián Vivero1, Pascal Sirguey1, Sean Fitzsimons1 and Alvaro Soruco2,
1University of Otago, New Zealand; 2Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, Bolivia
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15:30 - 16:00 Afternoon Break
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User-related Studies
Host: Antoni Moore
16:00 - 16:30 User Interaction and Design Issues for the Tyrolean Avalanche Warning Center Portal
Karel Kriz, Manuel Illmeyer and Michaela Kinberger,
University of Vienna, Austria
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16:30 - 17:00 Panoramic Maps of Switzerland: Evaluating the usability and effectiveness
Mario Spengler and Stefan Räber,
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
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17:00 - 17:30 Decomposing an Exhibition Map: Cartographic quality assessment for small scale mountain maps within a semi-automated production environment
Karel Kriz and Daniel Nell,
University of Vienna, Austria
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18:00 - 19:30 Dinner

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  Day 4 :: Tuesday, 4 September 2012

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Mobile Media
Host: Stefan Räber
09:00 - 09:30 Putting Emotions in Maps: The wayfinding example
Georg Gartner,
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
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09:30 - 10:00 Needs, Concepts and Realization of a Mountain Compliant Mobile Smartphone Application
Karel Kriz and Manuel Illmeyer,
University of Vienna, Austria
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10:00 - 10:30 Multi-modal Exploration of Rugged Digital Terrain on Mobile Devices
Antoni Moore and Mariusz Nowostawski,
University of Otago, New Zealand
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10:30 - 11:00 Morning Break
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Professional Cartography
Host: Tom Patterson
11:00 - 11:30 Use of New Relief Tools in a Production Environment at National Geographic Magazine
Martin Gamache,
National Geographic Magazine, United States
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11:30 - 12:00 Relief Maps & Geomorpholgy
Roger Smith,
Geographx (NZ) Ltd, New Zealand
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12:00 - 12:30 New Topographic Mapping
Geoff Aitken,
NewTopo NZ Ltd, New Zealand
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12:30 - 13:00 Create Your Own Terrain Maps
Nathaniel Kelso and Michal Migurski,
Stamen Design, United States
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13:00 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 17:30 Recreational Activities
18:00 - 19:30 Dinner

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  Day 5 :: Wednesday, 5 September 2012

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From the Ocean Floor to the Mountain Tops
Host: Igor Drecki
09:00 - 09:30 Mountains Unseen: Developing a relief map of the Hawaiian seafloor
Tom Patterson,
US National Park Service, United States
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09:30 - 10:00 El Capitan: A climbing route map
Martin Gamache,
National Geographic Magazine, United States
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10:00 - 10:30 Cross-cultural Topography
Peter Howorth,
New Zealand
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10:30 - 10:45 A New Reference Ocean Floor Map
Martin Gamache,
National Geographic Magazine, United States
Poster
10:45 - 11:15 Morning Break
11:15 - 12:00 Workshop Conclusion
Facilitated by Georg Gartner, Karel Kriz and Igor Drecki
12:00 - 12:45 Lunch
12:45 - 13:00 Farewell and departure from OPC Taurewa

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