Thursday Friday
08:30 Registration opens ———

Opening by the organisers and

Welcome address from CIM
Lury, Celia (University of Warwick, UK)

Opening by the organisers and

Introduction to the vgiscience programme
Burghardt, Dirk (TU Dresden, Germany)


Keynote talk

Big: The Originality Machine and Place
Nigel Thrift

Keynote talk

The Language of Place
Thora Tenbrink

10:45 Coffee break Coffee break

Session I — Literature Review

Place in the GIScience Community — an indicative and preliminary systematic literature review
Wagner, Daniel (Heidelberg University, Germany)
Zipf, Alexander (Heidelberg University, Germany)
Westerholt, René (University of Warwick, UK)

Session IV — Place-Based Routing

Affective Route Planning Based on Information Extracted from Location-Based Social Media
Gugulica, Madalina (TU Dresden, Germany)
Hauthal, Eva (TU Dresden, Germany)
Burghardt, Dirk (TU Dresden, Germany)

11:30 Discussion Session I Discussion Session IV
12:15 Lunch Lunch

Session II — Representation of Place

Place-Based Knowledge Systems: Human and Machine
Davies, Clare (University of Winchester, UK)

Shared Mental Models as a Psychological Explanation for Converging Mental Representations of Place – the Example of OpenStreetMap
Mayer, Maren (University of Mannheim, Germany)
Heck, Daniel W. (University of Mannheim, Germany)
Mocnik, Franz-Benjamin (University of Twente, The Netherlands)

Session V — Place Making and Characterisation

Platial Geo-Temporal Demographics Using Family Names
Van Dijk, Justin (University College London, UK)
Longley, Paul A. (University College London, UK)

Place Making: Writer As Resident (in Coventry)
Puwar, Nirmal (Goldsmiths, University of London, UK)

14:15 Coffee break Coffee break
14:45 Discussion session II Discussion session V
15:45 Coffee break Closing of the workshop

Session III — Place and Social Media

Geotagging matters? The interplay of space and place in politicised online social media networks
Tear, Adrian (University of Portsmouth, UK)

16:45 Discussion session II ———

Poster blitz

Platio-Temporal Street Name Changes in Eastern Germany and Poland
Alvanides, Seraphim (GESIS, Leibniz Institute, Cologne, Germany)

The Virtualisation of Public Spheres—City of Litter: City of Culture
Puwar, Nirmal (Goldsmiths, University of London, UK)

Vibrant Matter/s
Davies, Jonathan (University of Warwick, UK)

19:00 Dinner
Radcliffe House,
Scarman Road, Coventry CV4 7SH