Participants and papers

All position papers [pdf] All bios [pdf]

Keynote slides

  • Vanessa Murdock (Microsoft): Language Modeling for Places from Social Media [pdf]
  • Miguel Eckstein (UCSB): Visual Search: How Does the Brain Do It?
  • Ross Purves (University of Zurich): Geographic Information Retrieval: Are we making progress? [pdf]
  • Stuard Card (Stanford University): Visual Microforaging: Understanding the Rapid Acquisition of Information from Emergency Medical Checklists [pdf]

Lightning talk slides

  • Ruth Conroy Dalton (Northumbria University): Spatial Search: Semantic Structures and Subtle Signs [pdf]
  • Mark Graham (University of Oxford): Code, Content, and Control in Spatial Search—An Informational Right to the City  [pdf]
  • Krzysztof Janowicz (UCSB): Semantic Signatures for Places of Interest  [pdf]
  • Teenie Matlock (UC, Merced): Motion Language in Spatial Search [pdf]
  • Peter Todd (Indiana University): People Search in Memory like Animals Forage in Space  [pdf]

Participants

NameAffiliation 
Mohamed AliDepartment of Computer Science
Purdue University, Washington;
Microsoft
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Andrea Ballatore
(coordinator, organizing committee)
Center for Spatial Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Stuart Card
(speaker)
Department of Computer Science
Stanford University
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Ruth Conroy DaltonArchitecture and Built Environment
Northumbria University, Newcastle
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Miguel Eckstein
(speaker)
Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences
University of California, Santa Barbara
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W Randolph FranklinElectrical, Computer & Systems Engineering Department
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Christian FreksaCognitive Systems Group
University of Bremen, Germany
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Wai-Tat FuDepartment of Computer Science
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Song GaoDepartment of Geography
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Mark GrahamOxford Internet Institute
University of Oxford
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Karl GrossnerStanford University LibrariesBio
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Darren HardyDigital Library Systems and Services
Stanford University
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Mary Hegarty
(organizing committee)
Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences; Center for Spatial Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Stephen HirtleSchool of Information Sciences
University of Pittsburgh
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Yingjie HuDepartment of Geography
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Jon JablonskiMap & Imagery Laboratory (MIL), Library
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Don JanelleCenter for Spatial Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Krzysztof JanowiczDepartment of Geography
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Bin JiangDepartment of Technology and Built
Environment
University of Gävle, Sweden
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Christopher JonesSchool of Computer Science & Informatics
Cardiff University
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Werner Kuhn
(organizing committee)
Department of Geography; Center for Spatial Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Alan MacEachrenDepartment of Geography
Pennsylvania State University
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Teenie MatlockCognitive and Information Sciences
University of California, Merced
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Steve McDonaldCenter for Geographic Analysis
Harvard University
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Grant McKenzieDepartment of Geography
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Vanessa Murdock
(speaker)
Principal Applied Researcher at Bing
Microsoft
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Shawn NewsamElectrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of California at Merced
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Benjamin NuernbergerDepartment of Computer Science
University of California, Santa Barbara
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Ed Parsons
(organizing committee)
Geospatial Technologist
Google
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Sathya PrasadEsriBio
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Ross Purves
(speaker)
Department of Geography
University of Zurich
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Lael SchoolerDepartment of Psychology
Syracuse University
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Peter ToddDepartment of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Indiana University
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Barbara TverskyDepartment of Psychology
Stanford University
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Kathy WeimerMap & GIS Library
Texas A&M University
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May YuanCollege of Atmospheric and Geographic Sciences
University of Texas at Dallas
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Last modified: January 19, 2015