Welcome to the CARTOCON 2014 Conference website!
The CARTOCON 2014 Conference will be held in Olomouc, Czech Republic, in February 2014. It aims to bring together cartographers from across different areas of cartography. The conference will provide a forum for the presentation of scientific papers particulary within five fields of cartography:
• Maps and Atlases Production
• Use and Users Issues
• Cognition and Visualization Issues
• Maps and Internet
• Cartography and Statistics
Participants will have a chance to present results of their current research or commercial projects in front of invited specialists from whole world. There will be a great possibility to share an get new knowledge and motivation.
The main objective is to join European, world and Czech experts in cartography together. Four ICA commissions will have their meetings in Olomouc: Commission on Cognitive Visualisation, Commission on Use and User Issues, Commission on Atlases and Commission on Maps and the Internet. Also there will be meetings of ICA working group on International Map Year and ICA Executive Committee.
Olomouc is a prominent centre of education and culture. The city is home of prestige Palacký University, the second oldest university in the Czech lands (after Charles University in Prague). It is also one of the most beutiful places in the central Europe, which attract tourists from all over the world.The conference will be held in NH Olomouc Congress. The congress hall is few steps from the historical city center, which brings the opportunity for conference delegates and accompanying persons to explore this wonderful city.
We look forward to seeing you in Olomouc in the winter 2014 for the CARTOCON Conference!
Multi LOD 3D visualization in the web environment23.2.2014 Commission Maps&Internet prepared a special workshop. more...
The CogVis Commission Meeting23.2.2014 Dear Colleagues, please join us at the CartoCon 2014 Meeting in Olomouc on Tuesday afternoon for the planned meeting of the ICA Cognitive Visualization Commission (2pm in Hall Madrid 1+2 at the Conference Hotel). The CogVis Commission Chairs: Sara & Amy more...
Conference transport21.2.2014 Free transport for participants to conference venue will be available during the conference. more...all news