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Invitation and Call for Contributions

The ICA Commissions on Atlases and on Education and Training are happy to announce and invite you to a joint meeting and workshop.
Atlas cartography and educational cartography are undergoing a renewal process, due to technology-driven forces and altered user demands. The goal of this meeting is to present and talk about new ideas and concepts in both fields of atlas and education cartography.

Meeting program
The first day of the meeting will be dedicated to keynotes and state-of-the-art contributions.
We are proud to announce Ferjan Ormeling (Prof. emer.) as invited speaker; he has sound knowledge in both atlases and educational cartography.During the second day, we plan to present and discuss future atlas and educational concepts.

Deadlines

July 31, 2016                 Registration and Announcement of paper (Download)

August 15, 2016            Abstract submission

 

Presentations and papers
Oral presentations
Depending on the number of contributions, the presentation time will be 15 or 20 minutes.
The presentation should refer to the meetings’ topic (and hopefully contains fresh ideas).
Please indicate the title of your contribution on the Registration form.Abstracts
An abstract with a maximum of 500 words – including 1-2 figures – is mandatory in order to accept your contribution for oral presentation.
Please send the abstract to the email-address on the Registration form.

Full Papers
After the meeting, we are planning to publish a selection of the papers in a special issue of the International Journal of Cartography.