News and Press

March 2017

  • Our Workshop proposal for the 13th International Conference on Spatial Information Theory (COSIT2017) in L'Aquila, Italy is accepted. For more information, please visit this website.

March 2017

January 2017

November 2016

September 2016

  • Jakub Krukar and Angela Schwering's paper entitled "What is Orientation?" is accepted for presentation at the KogWis2016: 13th Biannual Conference of the German Cognitive Science Society in Bremen, Germany.

June 2016

May 2016

March 2016

  • Angela Schwering is featured in the Westfälische Nachrichten about the WayTO Project.

February 2016

September 2015

  • Link to Angela Schwering's interview with Deutschlandradio (Deutschlandfunk, Deutschlandradio Kultur und DRadio Wissen) about the WayTO Project. mp3

August 2015

The following articles by Stefan Münzer about navigation and orientation are accepted:

12 June 2015

  • Our Poster paper entitled "Map-off the city: How uncertain places are represented in sketch maps" won the BEST POSTER AWARD at the AGILE 2015 International Conference.

17 April 2015

  • Prof. Dr. Schwering's interview with BR (Bayerischer Rundfunk). mp3

10 April 2015

19 March 2015

  • The paper entitled "Map-off the city: How uncertain places are represented in sketch maps" by Vanessa Joy A. Anacta, Mohammed Imaddudin Humayun, Angela Schwering was accepted for Poster presentation at the AGILE 2015 International Conference held at Lisbon, Portugal.
  • The paper entitled "Navigating on web maps: Route characteristics and performance" by Stefan Fuest, Rui Li, Angela Schwering was accepted as short paper at the AGILE 2015 International Conference held at Lisbon, Portugal.

09. März 2015

01 October 2014

  • The paper entitled "Visualizing Distant Off-screen Landmarks on Mobile Devices to Support Spatial Orientation" by Rui Li, Amichi Korda, Maurin Radtke, Angela Schwering was accepted as a journal paper.

27 Juni 2014

  • Our extended abstract "Determining Hierarchy of Landmarks in Spatial Descriptions" was accepted as poster at the Interantional Conference on Geographic Information Science 2014 (GI Science).

30 April 2014

  • Our paper "The Use of Local and Global Landmarks across Scales and Modes of Transportation in Verbal Route Instructions" was accepted as poster at the Spatial Cognition Conference 2014.

28 - 29 April 2014

  • Stefan Münzer, Angela Schwering, Rui Li und Vanessa Joy Anacta organized the Kick-off Meeting for the project start in October, which was held in Münster.

29 April 2014

Video for the event Horizon 2020.NRW

WDR Interview with Prof. Dr. Stefan Münzer