Conference Proceedings

With Full Review

Baglatzi A., Darra N., Kavouras M., Kokla M., Tomai E. (2016).  Evaluation of the usability of spatial thinking components (concepts, representation tools, and reasoning tools) in educational scenarios. Proceedings of the 19th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, Helsinki, Finland, June 15-17. (link)

Charcharos C., Kokla M., Tomai E. (2016). Investigating the Influence of Spatial Thinking in Problem Solving.  Proceedings of the 19th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, Helsinki, Finland, June 15-17. (link)

Kavouras M., Kokla M., Tomai E. (2015). Crowdsourcing spatial thinking resources across disciplines and educational contexts. In Burte H., Kauppinen T, Hegarty M. (Eds.), Proceedings of the Workshop on Teaching Spatial Thinking from Interdisciplinary Perspectives (TSTIP 2015) at COSIT 2015 in Santa Fe, NM, USA, October 12. (link)

Kavouras M., Kokla M., Tomai E., Darra N., Baglatzi A., Sotiriou S., Lazoudis A. (2014). The GEOTHNK Platform: Connecting Spatial Thinking to Secondary Education, IEEE 14th International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT), Athens, Greece, July 7-10: 754-758. (link)

Kavouras M., Sotiriou S., Baglatzi A., Darra N., Kokla M., Lazoudis A., Pastra K., Tomai E. (2014). Semantic Pathways for Geospatial Thinking. In Stracke C. M., Ehlers U.-D., Creelman A., Shamarina-Heidenreich T. (Eds.), Changing the Trajectory: Quality for Opening up Education. Official Proceedings of the International EIF / LINQ Conference 2014, Crete, Greece, May 7 -9: 100-108. Logos Verlag Berlin, GmbH. (link)

Baglatzi, A., Kokla, M., Kavouras, M. (2012). Semantifying OpenStreetMap. In Kolas, D., Perry, M., Gruetter, R., Koubarakis M. (Eds.), Proceedings of the Terra Cognita Workshop on Foundations, Technologies and Applications of the Geospatial Web, in conjunction with the 11th International Semantic Web Conference, Boston MA, USA, November 12: 39-50. (link)

Gkadolou E., Tomai E., Stefanakis E., Kritikos G. (2012). Ontological standardization for historical map collections: studying the Greek borderlines of 1881. XXII ISPRS Congress, Commission II, Melbourne, Australia, August 25 – September 1, vol. 1-2: 203-208. (link)

Trame J., Rieffel P., Tas U., Baglatzi A., von Nathusius V. (2011). LOSM — A lightweight approach to integrate OpenStreetMap into the Web of Data. In Schwering A., Pebesma E., Behncke K. (Eds.), Geoinformatik 2011: Geochange (Vol 41 of ifgi prints. Muenster, Germany). Heidelberg: AKA. (link)

Kontaxaki S., Kokla M., Kavouras M. (2010). Semantic Labeling of Geoconcept Clusters. In Purves, R. and Weiber R. (Eds.), Extended abstracts volume, 6th International Conference on Geographic Information Science, Zurich, September 14-17. (link)

Kontaxaki S., Tomai E., Kokla M., Kavouras M. (2010). Visualizing multidimensional data through granularity-dependent spatialization. Proceedings of SPIE 7530, Visualization and Data Analysis 2010,  Vol. 7530, January 18-19. (link)

Farsari I., Tomai E., Athanassopoulos C. (2009). Developing a new method for decision support in tourism: The bridging of cognitive maps and ontologies. CD ROM of the 4th International Scientific Conference of the University of the Aegean, Rhodes Island, April 3-5.

Kokla, M. (2008). GeoNLP: A Tool for the Extraction of Semantic Information from Definitions”. Proceedings of the ISPRS XXI Congress, Beijing, China, July 3-11 (ISPRS Prize for Best Papers). (link)

Tomai E., Herlin I., Berroir J.-P., Prastacos P. (2008). Ontology-based land degradation assessment from satellite images. In Chen J., Jiang J., Kainz W. (Eds.) ISPRS Archives – XXXVII – Part B2, XXIst ISPRS Congress, Technical Commission II, Beijing, China, July 3-11: 703-708. (link)

Kokla, M. (2006). Guidelines on Geographic Ontology Integration. Proceedings of the ISPRS Technical Commission II Symposium  Vienna, Austria, July 12-14.  (link)

Tomai E., Prastacos P. (2006). A framework for intensional and extensional integration of geographic ontologies. 9th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, Visegrad, Hungary, April 19-22. (link)

Karalopoulos A., Kokla M. and Kavouras M. (2005). Comparing Representations of Geographic Knowledge Expressed as Conceptual Graphs. In Rodríguez M.A., Cruz I.F., Egenhofer M.J., Levashkin S. (Eds.),  Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on GeoSpatial Semantics (GeoS 2005), Mexico City, Mexico, November 29-30,  Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3799, Springer. (link)

Tomai E. and Spanaki M. (2005). From ontology design to ontology implementation: A web tool for building geographic ontologies. 8th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, Estoril, Portugal, May 26 – 28. (link)

Tomai E., Spanaki M., Prastacos P., Kavouras M. (2005). Ontology assisted decision-making – a case study in trip planning for tourism. In Meersman R., Tari Z., Herrero P. (Eds.) On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems 2005: OTM 2005 Workshops. OTM 2005: 1137-1146. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer. (link)

Darra A., Kavouras M., Tomai E. (2004). Representing Semantic Similarity of Socioeconomic Units with Cartographic Spatialization Metaphors. 7th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, Crete, Greece, April 28 – May 1. (link)

Tomai E. and Kavouras M. (2004). Where the city sits? Revealing Geospatial Semantics in Text Descriptions. 7th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, Crete, Greece, April 28 – May 1. (link)

With Abstract Review

Χάρχαρος Χ., Κάβουρας Μ., Κόκλα Μ., Τομαή Ε. (2016). Ο Ρόλος του Χάρτη στην Αξιολόγηση της Χωρικής Σκέψης. 14ο Εθνικό Συνέδριο Χαρτογραφίας, Θεσσαλονίκη, 2-4 Νοεμβρίου.

Δάρρα Α., Κάβουρας Μ., Κοκλα Μ., Μπαγλατζή Α., Πάστρα Κ., Τομαή Ε. (2014). Ανάπτυξη Ανοιχτής Διαδικτυακής Πλατφόρμας για την Ενίσχυση της Γεωχωρικής Σκέψης. 13ο Εθνικό Συνέδριο Χαρτογραφίας, Πάτρα, 22-24 Οκτωβρίου.

Αγγελίδης Γ., Τομαή Ε., Κάβουρας Μ. (2012). Διαδικτυακή απεικόνιση δεδομένων κοινωνικοοικονομικών ερευνών μέσω κοινωνικών δικτύων. 12ο Εθνικό Συνέδριο Χαρτογραφίας, Κοζάνη, 10-12 Οκτωβρίου.

Μηνά Δ., Τομαή Ε., Λιγούρας Σ. (2012). “NTUACAMP”: Ανάπτυξη μιας συνδυαστικής διαδικτυκής υπηρεσίας αξιοποίησης της γεωγραφικής θέσης για την Πολυτεχνειούπολη Ζωγράφου. 7ο Πανελλήνιο Συνέδριο Hellasgi, 17-18 Μαϊου. (σύνδεσμος)

Tomai E., Michael S., Prastacos P. (2006). An Ontology-based Web-portal for Tourism. 2nd International Workshop on Web Portal-based Solutions for Tourism and other business areas, Münster, Germany, September 20.

Τομαή Ε. και Κάβουρας Μ. (2006). Θεματικοί Χάρτες και Θεωρία Κατάστασης. Πρακτικά 8ου Εθνικού Συνεδρίου Χαρτογραφίας, 2004, Η Χαρτογραφία του ευ ζην, Θεσαλονίκη, 24-26 Νοεμβρίου. Θεσσαλονίκη: Εκδόσεις Ζήτη: 409-418.

Tomai E. and Kavouras M. (2005). Mappings between Maps – Association of Different Thematic Contents using Situation Theory. Proceedings of the XXII International Cartographic Conference (ICC 2005), A Coruna, Spain, July 9 -16. (link)

Karalopoulos A., Kokla M., Kavouras M. (2004). Geographic Knowledge Representation Using Conceptual Graphs. Proceedings of the 7th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, Crete, Greece, April 28 – May 1. (link)

Δάρρα Α., Κάβουρας Μ., Τομαή Ε. (2004). Χωρικοποίηση Κοινωνικό-Οικονομικών Μονάδων με την Μέθοδο MDS (Multi-Dimensional Scaling) – Εφαρμογή στην Νησιωτική Ελλάδα. Πρακτικά 7ου Εθνικού Συνεδρίου Χαρτογραφίας, 2002, “Νησιωτική Χαρτογραφία”, Μυτιλήνη, 23–26 Οκτωβρίου. Θεσσαλονίκη: Εκδόσεις Ζήτη: 229-238.

Kavouras M., Kokla M., Tomai E. (2003). Determination, Visualization and Interpretation of Semantic Similarity among Different Geographic Ontologies. Proceedings of the 6th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, Lyon, France, April 24-26. (link)

Tomai E. and Kavouras M. (2003). Pivotal Issues in Designing Geographic Ontologies. Workshop on Fundamental Issues in Spatial and Geographic Ontologies, Ittingen, Switzerland, September 24-28.

Kavouras M. and Kokla M. (2002). Developing Multi-scale, Multi-context Databases through the Semantic Integration of Heterogeneous Datasets. Proceedings of the 8th EC-GI&GIS Workshop, ESDI – A Work in Progress, Dublin, Ireland, July 3-5.

Kokla M. and Kavouras M. (2002). Extracting Latent Semantic Relations from Definitions to Disambiguate Geographic Ontologies. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Geographic Information Science (GIScience 2002), Boulder, Colorado, USA, September 25-28.

Kokla M. and Kavouras M. (2002). Theories of Concepts in Resolving Semantic Heterogeneities. In Ruiz M., Gould M., Ramon J. (Eds.) Proceedings of the 5th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, April 25-27. Palma: Universitat de les Illes Balears: 41-42.

Tomai E. and Kavouras M. (2002). Sharpening Vagueness: Identifying, Measuring and Portraying its Impact on Geographic Categorizations – extended abstract. 2nd International Conference on Geographic Information Science, Boulder, CO, USA, September 25-28.

Τομαή E. και Κάβουρας Μ. (2002). Ανάπτυξη Γεωγραφικών Οντολογιών. Πρακτικά 2ου Πανελλήνιου Συνεδρίου της Ελληνικής Εταιρείας Γεωγραφικών Συστημάτων Πληροφοριών, Αθήνα, 28 Φεβρουαρίου – 1 Μαρτίου.

Kavouras M. and Tomai E. (2001). Understanding and Reducing Ontological Vagueness in the Geographic Realm. COSIT 2001, Workshop on Spatial Vagueness, Uncertainty and Granularity, Morro Bay, CA, USA, September 19-23.

Kavouras M. and Kokla M. (2000). Ontology-based Fusion of Geographic Databases. Proceedings of the FIG Workshop “Spatial Information Management – Experiences and Visions for the 21st Century”, Athens, Greece, October 4-7. (link)

Kokla M. and Kavouras M. (2000). A formal method for the semantic integration of classification schemata. Proceedings of the 3rd AGILE Conference, Helsinki, Finland, May 25-27. (link)

Kokla M. and Kavouras M. (2000). Concept Lattices as a Formal Method for the Integration of Geographic Ontologies. Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Geographic Information Science (GIScience 2000), Savannah, Georgia, USA, October 28-31. (link)