AGILE Workshop Geospatial Thinking: Research, educational and societal aspects

 

Workshop Topics

Contributors are invited to submit short papers which topics include, but are not limited to:

  • spatial thinking

  • geospatial education

  • geospatial semantics in education

  • ICT platforms for spatial teaching and learning

  • open resources for geospatial education

  • digital agenda for Europe

  • ...

 

Organizers

Agile Special Interest Group in Geospatial Thinking (http://www.agile-online.org/index.php/news/262-agile-special-interest-group-on-geospatial-thinking)

 

GEOTHNK project (http://www.geothnk.eu), led by the National Technical University of Athens - OntoGeo Research Group (http://ontogeo.ntua.gr/)

 

Workshop Chairs

Chair: Prof. Marinos Kavouras, National Technical University of Athens, AGILE Council member

Co-chair: Prof. Lars Bernard, University of Dresde Germany, AGILE Council co-chair

 

Presentation slides

"Geospatial Thinking: Research, Education and Societal Challenges", Marinos Kavouras, NTUA [pdf]

 

"GI@School - Learning and Communicating with Geotechnologies", Vanessa Joy Anacta, WWU Münster [pdf]

 

"Scale and Context for Differentiating Spatial and Geospatial Thinking", Diana Sinton, USGS [pdf]

 

"Teaching Spatial Thinking from Interdisciplinary Perspectives - Spatial Thinking 2015 at COSIS 2015", Heather Burte, Tufts University [pdf]

 

"The Esri-AAG Geomentor", Joseph Kerski, ESRI  [pdf]

 

Further information are available at http://www.geothnk.eu/index.php/en/news/events