VGI ALIVE workshop Draft Agenda is available – Join us @AGILE in Lund, Sweden

The organizers are happy to announce that list of accepted papers at the VGI ALIVE workshop are available. Therefore a prelimnary draft agenda of the workshop at AGILE 2018 in Lund has been posted. Looks like an interesting and promising programme!

Stay tuned for further updates and join us for discussions and collaborative sessions in Lund!

This is the preliminary timetable. Timings will change slightly as we finalise the progamme for VGI-Alive 2018. Please refer to the website for the official timings of sessions.

Tuesday 12th June 2018, Lund, Sweden at AGILE 2018

Time Program Item
08:45 – 09:00 Welcome and Introductions
09:00 – 09:45 Keynote (TBA) presentation and discussion
09:45 – 11:05

SESSION 1: Analysis of Contributors

  1. Analyzing the spatio the spatio-temporal dynamics of Snapchat
    AUTHORS Levente Juhász and Hartwig H. Hochmair Geomatics Program, Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center, University of Florida, USA
  2. Identifying the Effects of Mobility Domains on VGI: Towards an Analytical Approach
    AUTHORS: A. Yair Grinberger, Heidelberg University, GIScience Research Group, Heidelberg, Germany
  3. The Impact of Biases in the Crowdsourced Trajectories on the Output of Data Mining Processes
    AUTHORS: Anahid Basiri, Muki Haklay, Zoe Gardener, University College London, UK
  4. Enhancing Crowdsourced Classification on Human Settlements Utilizing Logistic Regression Aggregation and Intrinsic Context Factors
    AUTHORS: Benjamin Herfort and Alexander Zipf, GIScience Research Group, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
11:05 – 11:35 Tea/Coffee Break with other AGILE 2018 workshops
11:35 – 12:50

SESSION 2: VGI and Crowdsourcing Analysis of the built and natural environments.

  1. Air Trails – Urban Air Quality Campaign Exploration Patterns
    AUTHORS: Martin Becker, Florian Lautenschlager, Andreas Hotho, University of Würzburg, Würburg, Germany
  2. A discussion of crowdsourced geographic information initiatives and big Earth observation data architectures for land-use and land-cover monitoring
    AUTHORS Luiz Fernando F. G. de Assis, Karine Reis Ferreira, Lúbia Vinhas: Brazilian National Institute for Space Research (INPE), São José dos Campos, Brazil Téssio Novack, Alexander Zipf, GIScience Research Group, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
  3. Crowd-sourced information on building façades – A comparative study on the use of commercial and non-commercial crowdsourcing platforms
    AUTHORS: Robert Hecht, Tim Wendt, Martin Behnisch, Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development, Dresden, Germany
  4. Associating OpenStreetMap tags to CORINE land-cover classes using text and semantic similarity measures
    AUTHORS: Tessio Novack, Janek Voss,Michael Schultz, Alexander Zipf, GIScience Research Group, Heidelberg University, Germany
12:50 – 13:00 Recap and planning for the afternoon session
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch
14:30 – 15:30 Collaborative Session – breakout groups on selected VGI-Alive 2018 topics. Topics will be announced in advance of the workshop.
15:30 – 16:00 Tea/Coffee Break with other AGILE 2018 Workshops
16:00 – 16:30 Report back from Collaborative sessions
16:30 – 17:00 Wrap up, final remarks, Closing of Workshop.