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Travel Awards

Cartographers from developing countries can get travel awards for the ICC conferences. Please find the winners of the previous travel awards below. To apply for an upcoming ICC, please check the relevant ICC website.

 

2013

The travel awardees with the ICA president

The travel awardees with the ICA president

Felipe Rufino Atkocius Brazil Maps in Decision Making: Why Almost Every Negotiation Starts and Ends With a Map?
Milad Niroumand Iran The Evaluation and Development of the Pixel Swapping Technique for Enhancing the Locational Perception of the Soft Classified Satellite Imagery
Viktor Putrenko Ukraine Assessment of Risk and Hazard of Technological Emergencies with GIS (on the Example Vinnytsia Region)
Iomara Barros de Sousa Brazil Mapping my Mangrove: New Technologies applied to cartography to support environmental education in Geography´s teaching

 

2011

Maythm Al Bakri Iraq User Generated Content and Formal Data Sources for Integrating Geospatial Data
Andrius Balciunas Lithuania The Possibilities of Functionality Research of Interactive Internet Maps
Haosheng Huang China Incorporating context-aware collaborative filtering into Location Based Services
Adonis Kouame Ivory Coast Cartographie du Risque Bilharzien a Partir de L’utilisation Combinee de la Télédétection et du SIG
Silvija Marinova Bulgaria Cross border maps and disaster management
Andre Mendonca Brazil What do people prefer and what is more effective for maps: A decision making test
Milad Niroumand Iran Optimal Visualization of Satellite Imagery and Superimposed Vector Data; a New Trend to the Conceptual Visualization of Land-Use Maps
Jean Marc Philius Haiti Création d’une plateforme technique de SIG en Haïti / définition des référentiels de base

 

 

2009

Travel Award recipients with a shadow of the ICA president Bill Cartwright.

Travel Award recipients with a shadow of the ICA president Bill Cartwright.

Victoria Molochko Ukraine System of educational geographical atlases in Ukraine
Tao Wang China Semantics of contour lines’ spatial relation
Małgorzata Wieczorek Poland Werenskiold Glacier (SW Spitsbergen) – morphometric characteristics
Rodrigo Mora Chile Retrieving hierarchical information from maps: The role of metric and configurational variables
Marcio Schmidt Brazil Expert system to classify semantic information
Maria Victoria Alves de Castro Argentina Nitrates pollution at Hurlingham District waters – Spatial analysis with GIS
Diallo Ngagne Senegal A diachronic study on the urban growth of Dakar and its impacts

Unfortunately, Maria Victoria Alves de Castro and Diallo Ngagne couldn’t come to Chile and present their work.

 

2007

Travel Award recipients with members of the ICA officials

Travel Award recipients with members of the ICA officials

Leandro Andrei Beser de Deus Brazil Images of the past: Colonial Guanabara Bay and European military cartography
Mariana Alesia Campos Argentina The use of cartographic material in High School: Diagnosis and consequences
Ahmet Dogru Turkey GIS applications on epidemiology with cartographic perspective in Turkey
Kristina Gurjanovaite Lithuania Cartographic analysis of general geographic elements in children’s mental maps
Henrik Hargitai Hungary Localizing the gazetteer of planetary nomenclature
Dao Hoai Vietnam An approach to visualize big volumes of video
Alexander Kent United Kingdom An analysis of stylistic diversity in European state 1:50 000 topographic maps
Lilla Lukacs Hungary Database of Hungarian geographical names
Ana Paula Micou Argentina Feasibility of installing sustainable urban drainage systems in already urbanized areas of the Calderdale District, West Yorkshire, England
Jean Pierre Nghonda Cameroon La problematique de la cartographie comme discipline academique et support didactique au Cameroun
Gabriel Origel-Guitierrez Mexico Digital geosciences: E-journal of interactive on-line maps
Natalia Polyakova Ukraine Semantic structure of the typical thematic map contents in the geoinformational mapping
Teresa Saint Pierre Argentina The importance of using contour lines in teaching
Malick Ould Vall Mauretania Vers la mise à jour cartographique et création de bases de données numériques de la Mauritanie

 

2005

ICA Travel Awardees and members of the Executive Committee

ICA Travel Awardees and members of the Executive Committee

Elena Cherepanova Russia GIS solar planetary system: case study of the ArcGIS planet
Cristiane da Silva Ramos Brazil Expanding map access for Brazilian children: an open source template for publishing school atlases on the Web
Vadym Kaydash Ukraine New elemental abundance maps integrating optical and geochemical data on the lunar surface
Georges Herbert Chekuimo Cameroon Integrating ecological tools with GIS: modelling animal dispersal
Sergio Fiori Brazil Touristic maps: the challenge of using art in the digital era
Ulanbek Turdukulov Kirgizistan Visualization of events in time-series of remote sensing data
Dragutin Protic Yugoslavia Development of digital cartographic database for managing of the environment and natural resources in the republic of Serbia
Carla Gimenez Brazil

 

2003

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Prem Chhetri India Mapping the potential of scenic views for the Grampians National park
Etien Koua Côte d’Ivoire Using self-organised maps for information visualization
Giedre Beconyte Lithuania Twelve years of thematic cartography in Lithuania
Nnabugwu O Uluocha Nigeria Interfacing indigenous knowledge and GIS for suitable rural mapping and development
Felicia I Akinyemi Nigeria Mapping selected human development indicators in sub-saharan Africa
Henrik Hargitai Hungary Planetary maps for public and educational outreach
Tatiana Delgado Fernández Cuba Service-centric approach to discover spatial information in GSDI
Rafael Cruz Iglesias Cuba Development of a platform for storage and handling of geographical information in the Internet

 

2001

Left to right: F Ormeling, F Olufunmilayo Akinyemi, Cecilia Oka, and B Rystedt.

Left to right: F Ormeling, F Olufunmilayo Akinyemi, Cecilia Oka, and B Rystedt.

Richard Olomo Nigeria The impact of human factors on the retrieval of information presented with cultural symbols on Nigerian Topographic maps
Cecilia Oka Brazil The production and use of tactile maps in Sao Paulo, Brazil. An overview and perspectives
Felicia Akinyemi Nigeria Geographic targeting for poverty alleviation in Nigeria: a GIS approach
Xuejuan Sun China Balancing tourism and conservation in the Tianmu Shan biosphere reserve, China

 

1999

Left to right: A Mwanza, P Ogao, T Bandrova, R Darvishzadeh, M Wood, M Nyrtsov, Y Zhao, R Platina

Left to right: A Mwanza, P Ogao, T Bandrova, R Darvishzadeh, M Wood, M Nyrtsov, Y Zhao, R Platina

Temenujka Bandrova Bulgaria 3D cartographic modelling in city environment
Roshanak Darvishzadeh Iran Semiautomatic change detection for updating large scale spatial databases
Alick Mwanza Zambia Geographic targeting for poverty alleviation in Nigeria: a GIS approach
Maxim Nyrtsov Russia Mathematical planetary cartography basis for nonspherical celestial bodies
Patrick Ogao Kenya Visualisation of urban growth using temporal cartographic animations
Romina Plastina Argentina Changes analysis of land uses in an area of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Dragan Stojanovic Yugoslavia Cartographic visualisation and animation of the dynamic geographic processes and phenomena
Yongping Zhao China Metadata standard architecture based on digital earth

 

1997

Deng Zhaohui China A Universal Dynamic Structure of Map Based on Vector Data
Guo Jiankun China The Interaction of Multimedia Maps
Andrea Flavia Tenorio-Carneiro Brazil The Brazilian Cadastral System – Problems and Possible Solutions
Farshad Hakimpour Iran Evaluation of Logical Consistency in Spatial Relations
Charles Nqweniso Pateni South Africa The role of cartography in a developing country like South Africa: a look at the need for the education of Black Professional and Technical Cartographers to drive the mapping process in South Africa in fulfilment of the objectives of the Reconstruction and Development Programme
Krishna Kanta Talukdar India Remote Sensing – Based GIS Techniques for Urban Environment Mapping – A Time for Developing Countries to Act
Vincent Mtaroni Tanzania Education and Training in Cartography

 

 

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