Dangermond Travel Award Recipients


Jack and Laura Dangermond Fund Award Recipients

The following are recipients of the Dangermond Travel Scholarship Award
There have been many recipients over the years and we now have two sections, one for 2016 and the
2005-2015 award recipients.
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DangermondTravel Awards
WINTER 2019
Conference Dates NamePurpose/Destination Paper/Talk
April 3-7, 2019Enbo Zhou2019 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers (AAG)"A Deep Learning Method for Extracting Supraglacial Streams on Greenland Ice Sheet"
April 3-7, 2019Evgeny Noi2019 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers (AAG)"Urban Sensing Optimization and Sampling. The Case of Moscow Air Quality Monitoring Network"
April 3-7, 2019Karly Miller2019 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers (AAG)"Gendered livelihood impacts of emerging tourism in coastal communities; a case study from the Colombian Pacific"
April 3-7, 2019Carlos Baez2019 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers (AAG)"The development of controversial urban on-demand transportation services including ridesharing, ride hailing services, bike sharing and shared scooters"
March 8-10, 2019Vania WangConsortium of Universities for Global Health: Translation and Implementation for Impact in Global Health (CUGH Conference 2019)"Using Stochastic Simulation to Inform the Design of Emergency Intervention Trials in Low and Middle Income Countries"
FALL 2018
Conference Dates NamePurpose/Destination Paper/Talk
October 8-12, 2018Rui ZhuSemantic Web Conference"Debiasing Knowledge Graphs: Why Female Presidents are not like Female Popes"
November 7-10, 2018Amelia PludowNorth American Regional Science Conference (NARSC)"Wireless Access Coverage in an Urban Area"
December 10-14, 2018Sarah ShiversAmerican Geophysical Union 2018 (AGU 2018)"Using paired thermal and hyperspectral aerial imagery to explore land surface temperature variability and assess stress within California"
November 15-18, 2018Lily Cheng59th Annual Meeting of Psychnomic SocietyEmbodied experience of the 'wrong' hand, not world knowledge, supports the mental rotation of hands"
December 10-14, 2018Brandi GamelinAmerican Geophysical Union 2018 (AGU 2018)"Influences of a Mesoscale Convective Complex and Instability on Tropopause Thermodynamic Structure in the La Plata Basin”, as well as “ENSO Variability Influences Lower Stratosphere Ozone in South America"
December 10-14, 2018Chris KiblerAmerican Geophysical Union 2018 (AGU 2018)"Spatiotemporal patterns of post-fire vegetation regrowth in Los Padres National Forest"
October 8-12, 2018Gengchen MaiSemantic Web Conference"Debiasing Knowledge Graphs: Why Female Presidents are not like Female Popes”
November 6-9, 2018Erica Goto26th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference"A tool to compute the landslide degree of risk using R-Studio and R-Shiny"
December 10-14, 2018Fernanda RibeiroAmerican Geophysical Union 2018 (AGU 2018)"Challenges and contributions of using high spatial resolution data for biodiversity conservation planning in tropical savannas”
November, 7-10, 2018Xin FengNorth American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International"Medical Drone Delivery: Optimizing Location and Allocation Under Spatiotemporal Heterogeneity”
November, 7-10, 2018Jing XuNorth American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International“Issues and Challenges in Capacitated Coverage Modeling"
December 10-14, 2018Kate VossAmerican Geophysical Union 2018 (AGU 2018)"Tracking the spatiotemporal patterns of the high mountain water cycle with isotopic and geochemical data in the Arun watershed, eastern Nepal”
December 10-14, 2018Cascade TuholskeAmerican Geophysical Union 2018 (AGU 2018)"Fusing Remote Sensing and Demography to Assess which Sub-Saharan African Cities Are Growing the Fastest"
December 10-14, 2018Gabriel Antunes DaldeganAmerican Geophysical Union 2018 (AGU 2018)”Spectral Mixture Analysis in Google Earth Engine to Model and Delineate Fire Scars from 1985 to 2017 in the Amazon Forest – Cerrado Transition Zone; Challenges and contributions of using high spatial resolution data for biodiversity conservation planning in tropical savannas"
November 6-9, 2018Gengchen Mai26th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference"POIReviewQA: A Semantically Enriched POI Retrieval and Question Answering Dataset”
November 12-16, 2018Gengchen MaiEKAW 2018"Support and Centrality: Learning Weights for Knowledge Graph Embedding Models"
January 6-9, 2019Nina L. BinghamSoil Science Society of America Annual Meeting"Evidence for rock-derived Nitrogen contributions at the pedon-scale in a Mediterranean Grassland”
SUMMER 2018
Conference Dates NamePurpose/Destination Paper/Talk
August 6-10, 2018
Michael Allen
10th International Conference on Urban Climate
"Analysis of two time-continuous, multi-season climatologies of hemispherical sUHI"
August 28-31, 2018
Sara Lafia
GIScience 2018 Conference
"Improving Discovery of Open Civic Data"
August 6-10, 2018
David Miller
10th International Conference on Urban Climate
"Gross primary productivity of a large metropolitan region using in situ measurements and WorldView-2 satellite imagery"
June 25-29, 2018
Crystal Bae
iNav 20182nd Interdisciplinary Navigation Symposium
"Collaborative Route Planning and Navigation in a Novel Environment"
June 11-12, 2018
You (Lily) Cheng
2018 UCSB Methods University (METHODS U 2018)
June 3-7, 2018
Blake Regalia
ESWC 2018
presenting a full paper titled, "GNIS-LD Serving and Visualizing the Geographic Names Information System Gazetteer As Linked Data"
June 26-29, 2018
Anagha Uppal
Digital Humanities 2018
"Ethical Constraints in Digital Humanities and Computational Social Science”
June 25-28, 2018
Deanna Nash
International Atmospheric Rivers Conference at the Scripps Institute of Oceanograph
"The Role of Atmospheric Rivers in Extratropical and Polar Hydroclimate"
August 28-31, 2018Jingyi Xiao
GIScience 2018 Conference
A study of transdisciplinary spatial computations on GIS Stack Exchange posts”
August 28-31, 2018
Gengchen Mai
GIScience 2018 Conference
full paper "xNet+SC: Classifying Places Based on Images by Incorporating Spatial Contexts"
September 5-8, 2018Crystal Bae
Spatial Cognition 2018"Route Planning and Situated Navigation in a Collaborative Wayfinding Task"
September 5-8, 2018
You (Lily) Cheng
Spatial Cognition 2018
“Performance discrepancy between left-handers and right-handers reveals multisensory integration in the mental rotation of hands”
November 2-4, 2018
Cascade Tuholske
Graduate Climate Conference
QA to present "Towards linking climate change and urban food security: Evidence from Accra, Ghana"
November 7-10, 2018
Carlos Baez
North American Regional Science Conference
"Server Cooperation in Reliability-Based Location Problems"
December 10-14, 2018David MillerAGU 2018"Drought Response of Urban Vegetation using Airborne Imaging Spectroscopy"
December 10-14, 2018
Kaitlyn Zigner
AGU 2018"Predicting Extreme Events to Build Resillience to Natural Hazards"
October 8-12, 2019
Bo YanInternational Semantic Web Conference
"Combining Text Embedding and Knowledge Graph Embedding Techniques for Academic"
December 10-14, 2018Deanna NashAGU 2018
"Atmospheric Rivers Impact on High Asia Mountain Precipitation"
SPRING 2018
Conference Dates NamePurpose/Destination Paper/Talk
Kevin MwendaAAG in New Orleans, LA“Multilevel Spatial Modelling of Chronic Child Undernutrition in Kenya” and a co-
Organizer of the symposium “Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning” with the session title of “Deep Learning
of Geospatial Patterns & Applications”
Britta SchumacherAAG in New Orleans, LA"Characterizing Migratory Behavior, Climate Perceptions & Agricultural
Practices in South Central Tanzania"
Adam DavisAAG in New Orleans, LA"Commercial Neighborhood Attractiveness and Exclusion"
Brandi Gamelin AAG in New Orleans, LA"South America ozone and temperature variability related to large-scale drivers with AIRS and MERRA-2"
Maximilian StiefelEuropean Population Conference"Stress Impacts on Health in Urban Environments"
Vania Wang Sunbelt 2018"Heterosexual network structure and experiences of sexual discrimination among men who have sex with men in Seattle, Washington State"
Jingyi XiaoAAG in New Orleans, LA"Key operations in spatial analysis: a data-driven method"
Xin FengAAG in New Orleans, LA"Allocation in Spatiotemporal Heterogeneity Space"
Jing XuAAG in New Orleans, LA“Assessment of Commercial Location Analytics” in Session “Urban Spatial Analysis I”
Gengchen MaiAAG in New Orleans, LA"A Geographic Information Retrieval Framework Based on Semantic Web
Technologies and Representation Learning ".
April 10th to April 14th Susan BurtnerAAG in New Orleans, LA"Improving Harmonization of Geographic Data Labels Through Word Embeddings"
Rui ZhuAAG in New Orleans, LA"Utilizing Multiple-Point Geostatistics to Model Higher-order Geospatial Interactions
Bo YanAAG in New Orleans, LA"From ITDL to Place2Vec - Reasoning About Place Type Similarity and Relatedness by Learning Embeddings From Augmented Spatial Contexts
Behzad Vahedi SAP + ESRI Hackathon in Palm Springs, CA
May 9-11th Natasha Krell workshops at 10th conference on ICT4D (Information & Communications Technology for Development
Cascade TuholskeUC Global Health Day at UC San Diego"Urban Food Security and Nutritional Challenges in West Africa: Evidence from Accra, Ghana".
Behzad VahediAAG in New Orleans, LA "Functional Map Algebra: Designing Local Operations for Ocean Zinc Models."
June 12th to June 15thGengchen MaiThe 21st Conference on Geo-Information Science (AGILE 2018) "Visualizing the Semantic Similarity of Geographic Features."
May 21st to May 25th Rui Zhu 13th International Symposium of Spatial Accuracy in Beijing, China "Adopting Semantic Signatures to Quantify the Uncertainty of Volunteered Geographic Information."
WINTER 2018
Conference Dates NamePurpose/Destination Paper/Talk
Jing XuWestern Regional Science Association 57th Annual Meeting“Spatial Analytics for Exploring Retail Gasoline Price Variability”
Adam DavisTransportation Research Board 97th Annual meetingtwo publications titled, “A latent class pattern recognition and data quality assessment of non-commute long-distance travel in California” & “A tour-based path analysis of long distance non-commute travel behavior in California”.
Lumari Pardo-Rodriguez2018 Cities and Climate Change Science Conference (Cities IPCC) organized by IPCC. “Enhancing social vulnerability assessments: the optimal spatial scale".
Xin FengWestern Regional Association 57th Annual Meeting-“Addressing Spatial Allocation: Planning for Drone-based Emergency Medical Service”.
Sara LafiaSAP + ESRI Hackathon; ESRI Developer Summit"Improving Discovery of Open Civic Data"
Cascade TuholskeAAG Annual Meeting 2018"Towards Assessing Urban Food Security in West Africa".
Thomas Hervery SAP + ESRI Hackathon; ESRI Dev Summit"Improving Discovery of Open Civic Data".
Aaron BagnellSAP + ESRI Hackathon; ESRI Developer Summit"Improving Discovery of Open Civic Data"
(Lily) You Cheng Interdisciplinary Navigation Symposium (iNAV) 2018"Travel direction as a fundamental component of human navigation".
FALL 2017
Conference Dates NamePurpose/Destination Paper/Talk
December 11-15, 2017 Helen Chen2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting“Water storage dynamics and streamflow in coastal California watersheds developed in fractured rocks”
December 11-15, 2017 Sarah Shivers2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting"Using Imaging Spectrometry to Approach Crop Classification from a Water Management Perspective."
December 11-15, 2017 Mike Johnson2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting“Accessing National Water Model Output for Research and Application: An R Package”
December 11-15, 2017 Katalyn Voss2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting"Spatiotemporal Characteristics of Water Sources in the Eastern Himalaya: A Case study of the Arun watershed, Nepal"
December 11-15, 2017 Tessa Montini2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting“Assessment of Uncertainties in Recent Changes in the South American Low-Level Jet based on Various Reanaylses.”
December 11-15, 2017 Brandi Gamelin2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting“Tropopause Ozone and Water Vapor Concentrations during the South American Monsoon System with AIRS Satellite Observations and MERRA-2 data”
December 11-15, 2017 Natasha Krell2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting“Real time monitoring of smallholder farmer responses to intra-seasonal climate variability in central Kenya”
December 11-15, 2017 David Miller2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting“Gross Primary Productivity and Vegetation Light Use Efficiency of a Large Metropolitan Region based on CO2 Flux Measurement and WorldView-2 Satellite Imagery"
December 11-15, 2017 Sari Blakeley2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting“Index Insurance and the use of data with trends in West Africa.”
December 11-15, 2017 Erin Wetherley2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting"Evaluating vegetation type effects on land surface temperature at the city scale"
November 22-24th, 2017Kevin Mwenda8th International Chemical and Environmental Engineering Conference
November 11-8th, 2017 Gengchen Mai25th International Conference on Advances in GIS From ITDL to Place2Vec – Reasoning About Place Type Similarity and Relatedness by Learning Embeddings From Augmented Spatial Contexts
November 7-10th, 2017 Bo YanACM SIGSPATIAL 2017 Meeting"From ITDL to Place2Vec-Reasoning About Place Type Similarity and Relatedness by Learning Embeddings From Augmented Spatial Contexts"
November 1-8th, 2017 Xin FengNorth American Regional Science Conference 2017 International Meeting
October 22-25 , 2017Nina Bingham The Geological Society of America Annual Meeting"Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Anthropogenic-Driven Erosion Controlled by Rock Type"
October 19-22 , 2017Anagha UppalComputational Social Science 2017"Computational Social Science: A State of Affairs"
October 21-25 , 2017Blake RegaliaInternational Semantic Web Conference 2017"Decentralizing the Persistence and Querying of RDF Datasets Through Browser-Based Technologies"
October 29th to November 24th, 2017Jessica Marter-Kenyon28th International Population Conference of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP)"Villagization, 'Modernization', and Family Formation in Rwanda"
SUMMER 2017
Conference Dates NamePurpose/Destination Paper/Talk
Sept. 4-7, 2017 Crystal Bae

Conference on Spatial Information Theory (COSIT) 2017“Paired Social Wayfinding: Dyadic Interaction in Coordinating Real-World Navigation Behavior”
Sept. 4-7, 2017 Daniel Phillips13th International Conference on Spatial Information Theory “Categorizing Cognitive Scales of Spatial Information” and serving as an organizer for a workshop entitled “Cognitive Scales of Spatial Information”
Sept. 4-7, 2017 Thomas HerveyConference on Spatial Information Theory (COSIT) 2017present “Categorizing Cognitive Scales of Spatial Information”
Aug 6th -10th, 2017Gabriel Antunes DaldeganEcological Society of America –ESA – Annual Meeting
Aug 6th -10th, 2017Fernanda De Figueireido Ribeiro

Ecological Society of America –ESA – Annual Meeting“Vegetation Mapping and Habitat Suitability Analysis of Anodorhynchus Hyacinthinus in the Brazilian Savanna”
July 31-Aug 3, 2017Currier, KittyParticipatory Mapping/GIS 2017
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA
“Web-based participatory mapping for tourism planning in Bali, Indonesia”
July 17-19, 2017Gabriel Antunes DaldeganSociety for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) Annual Conference 2017“Spectral Mixture Analysis in GEE to map fire scars in Brazil deforestation arch”
July 17-19, 2017Fernanda De Figueireido Ribeiro

Society for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) Annual Conference 2017“High spatial resolution mapping of land cover types in the Cerrado’s heterogeneous landscape”
July 10-14, 2017Gao, Song2017 Esri International User Conference
San Diego, CA
“Extracting Urban Functional Regions from Points of Interest and Human Activities on Location-based Social Networks”
July 2-7, 2017Gao, Song28th International Cartographic Conference
Washington DC
“Quantifying the Attractiveness of Destinations for Modeling Travel Patterns Using Location-Based Social Media Data”
July 2-7, 2017Zhang, Yuchen28th International Cartographic Conference
Washington DC
"Identifying Geographic Features through Map Interpretation: A Case Study of Craters Using
July 2-7, 2017Angela Marcela Suarez28th International Cartographic Conference“Leveraging Spatio-Temporal Information to Enrich Thematic Clustering of Twitter Posts”
June 14-17, 2017 O’Neal, BlaireAFHVS/ASFS Annual Meeting
Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA
“Urban Agriculture and Gentrification: How Gardeners are Transforming Urban Neighborhoods”
May 11-12, 2017Baez, CarlosWorkshop on Analyzing Movement and Mobility within Geographic Context
Columbus, OH
“Inferring the characteristics of taxi and Uber users/trips with event data”
April 5-9, 2017Blakeley, SarahAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
”Rainfall Variability in West Africa”
April 5-9, 2017Feng, XinAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“Heterogeneous Voronoi diagram”
April 5-9, 2017Gengchen, MaiAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
”ADCN: An Anisotropic Density-Based Clustering Algorithm for Discovering Spatial Point Patterns with Noise”
April 5-9, 2017Ju, YitingAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“Things and Strings: Improving Place Name Disambiguation from Short Texts”
April 5-9, 2017Marter-Kenyon, JessicaiAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“Planned Population Resettlement in an Era of Global Environmental Change”
April 5-9, 2017Mwenda, KevinAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“Forest Dynamics and landscape ecology metrics in Old Providence Island, Colombia 2005-2015”
April 5-9, 2017Ramos, RafaelAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“Is finer better? On the Limits of Crime Data Aggregation”
April 5-9, 2017Suarez, MarcelaAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“Using spatio-temporal data to enrich thematic clustering of Twitter reports of extreme weather events”
April 5-9, 2017Vahedi, BehzadAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“Revisiting the Notion of ‘Continuous Fields’
April 5-9, 2017Xu, JingAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“Detection of Nighttime Street Lighting”
April 5-9, 2017 Yan, BoAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“Beyond Coordinates: Incorporating Geographic Knowledge into Geocoding Services Using Linked Open Data”
April 5-9, 2017Zhu, RuiAAG 2017 International Meeting
Boston, MA
“From the Geo-dipole to the Geo-multipole: A Framework of Applying Multiple-Point (Geo)Statistics for Geographic Field Analysis”
March 22-31Regalia, BlakeGhent University, BelgiumKnowledge Representation on Web-Scale group of Data Science Lab
March 7-9, 2017Mwenda, KevinAfrica Health Agenda International Conference (AHAIC) Nairobi, Kenya "Fine-Scale Spatial Modelling of Child Undernutrition in Kenya"
Jan 22-26, 2017Wetherley, ErinAmerican Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA“Quantifying Urban Composition at Multiple Scales using Airborne Spectroscopic Imagery”
Jan 8-12, 2017Davis, AdamTransportation Research Board 96th Annual Meeting Washington, D.C"Exploring Social Media Data for Travel Demand Analysis: Comparison of Twitter, Household Travel Survey, and Synthetic Population Data in California "
SUMMER / FALL 2016
Conference Dates NamePurpose/Destination Paper/Talk
Nov 19-23, 2016Ju, Yiting20th Int'l Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management
Bologna, Italy
“Things and Strings: Improving Place Name Disambiguation from Short Texts by Combining Entity Co-Occurrence with Topic Modeling"
September 27-30, 2016GAO, SongGIScience 2016, Montreal, Canada full paper: “Moon Landing or Safari? A Study of Systematic Errors and their Causes in Geographic Linked Data”; oral presentation: “Where to Meet: A Context-Based Geoprocessing Framework to Find Optimal Spatiotemporal Interaction Corridor for Multiple Moving Objects”; short paper: “Identifying Local Spatiotemporal Autocorrelation Patterns of Taxi Pick-ups and Drop-offs”
September 27-30, 2016 YAN, BoGIScience 2016, Montreal, Canada “A Data-Driven Approach for Detecting and Quantifying Modeling Biases in Geo-Ontologies by Using a Discrepancy Index” and “Which Kobani? A Case Study on the Role of Spatial Statistics and Semantics for Co-reference Resolution Across Gazetteers”
September 27-30, 2016REGALIA, BlakeGIScience 2016, Montreal, Canada "Moon Landing or Safari? A Study of Systematic Errors and their Causes in Geographic Linked Data"
September 5-9, 2016MAI, Gengchen12th Reasoning Web Seminar, Aberdeen, Scotland“A Linked Data Driven Visual Interface for the Multi-Perspective Exploration of Data across Repositories”
December 12-16, 2016CHEN, Helen2016 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting,
San Francisco, CA
“Linkages between rainfall regimes and storage-discharge relations under climate variability in coastal California watersheds”
December 12-16, 2016SHIVERS, Sara2016 American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA“Comparing Column Water Vapor Retrievals from AVIRIS imagery and their Uncertainties over Varying Surfaces”
September 27-30, 2016LAFIA, SaraGIScience 2016, Montreal, Canada “Exploring the Notion of Spatial Data Lenses”
December 12-16, 2016HEIDINGER, Haline2016 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting,
San Francisco, CA
“The Influence of the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO) on Extreme Rainfall Over The Central and Southern Peruvian Andes”
September 27-30, 2016ZHU, RuiGIScience 2016, Montreal, CanadaPaper 1: “Which Kobani? A Case Study on the Role of Spatial Statistics and Semantics for Coreference Resolution Across Gazetteers” Paper 2: Identifying Local Spatiotemporal Autocorrelation Patterns of Taxi Pick-ups and Drop-offs. Paper 3: Moon landing or safari? a study of systematic errors and their causes in geographic Linked Data”
September 27-30, 2016HERVEY, ThomasGIScience 2016, Montreal, Canada“Deriving Locational Reference through Implicit Information retrieval”
September 14-16, 2016,YE, HaiyunAutoCarto 2016, Albuquerque, NM“Spatial, Temporal, and Thematic Structure of VGI in Social
Media Following Different Catastrophic Events”
September 25-28, 2016BINGHAM, NinaGeological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO“Stable vs. Evolving Hillslopes: Setting the Geomorphic Stage for Interpreting Soils”
December 12-16, 2016ZILLI, Marcia2016 American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA“Decadal variability of the position and strength of the South Atlantic Convergence Zone and its relationship to precipitation variability and extremes over Southeastern Brazil”
December 12-16, 2016WETHERLEY, Erin2016 American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA“Quantifying urban vegetation type fractions using signal unmixing with airborne spectroscopic imagery”
December 12-16, 2016GAMELIN, Brandi2016 American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA“Deep Convective Events Influence Ozone Variability in Southeast South America”
December 12-16, 2016BLAKELEY, Sari2016 American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA“Using CHIRPS Rainfall Dataset to detect rainfall trends in West Africa”
December 12-16, 2016MILLER, David2016 American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA“Estimating Urban Gross Primary Productivity at High Spatial Resolution”
September 22-23, 2016ERVIN, DanielFrench Institute for Demographic Studies (INED) International Young Researchers’ Conference , Paris, France“Exploring the Relationship between International Migration Processes and Land Use/ Land Cover Change in Mexico from 2000 to 2010”
September 29-30, 2016ERVIN, DanielEuropean Association of Geographers’ Annual Meeting, Malaga, Spain“Understanding Risk Perceptions for Climate Change in Vulnerable Pacific Island Communities”
November 9-12, 2016XIN, FengNorth American Regional Science Council, Minneapolis, MN“Heterogeneous space facility siting in order to maximize coverage”
September 27-30, 2016MAI, GengchenGIScience 2016, Montreal, Canada“Moon Landing or Safari? A Study of Systematic Errors and their Causes in Geographic Linked Data”
September 27-30, 2016VAHEDI, BhezadGIScience 2016, Montreal, Canada“Exploring the Notion of Spatial Data Lenses”
October 17-21, 2016REGALIA, BlakeInternational Semantic Web Conference, Kobe, Japan“Designing a Map Legend Ontology for Searching Map Content”
October 31-November 3, 2016MAI, Gengchen24th ACM SIGPATIAL,
San Francisco, CA
“ADCN: An Anisotropic Density-Based Clustering Algorithm”
October 31-November 3, 2016GAO, Song24th ACM SIGSPATIAL,
San Francisco, CA
“Employing Spatial Analysis in Indoor Positioning and Tracking Using Wi-Fi Access Points” and “ADCN: An Anisotropic Density-Based Clustering Algorithm”
October 31-November 3, 2016HERVEY, Thomas24th ACM SIGSPATIAL,
San Francisco, CA
“Extracting Spatial Information from Social Media in Support of Agricultural Management Decisions”
December 12-16, 2016DEFIGUEREIDO RIBEIRO, Fernanda 2016 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting,
San Francisco, CA

“High Spatial Resolution Mapping of the Cerrado’s Land Cover and Land Use Types in the Priority Area for Conservation Chapada da Contagem, Brazil”
December 12-16, 2016ANTUNES, Gabriel2016 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting,
San Francisco, CA
“Using Google Earth Engind to Apply Spectral Mixture Analysis Over Landsat 5TM and Modis Imagery to Map Fire Scars in Alto Teles Pires River Basin, Mato Grosso State, Brazil”
November 7-9, 2016JOHNSON, Mike9th Annual HAZUS User Conference,
Charleston, SC
"OPERA - Operational Platform for Emergency Response"
SPRING 2016
Conference
Dates
Name Purpose/Destination Paper/Talk
March 29-April 2, 2016ERVIN, DanielAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“International Migration, economic environmental, and sociodemographic factors correspond with forest cover change in Mexico from 2000-2010”
March 29-April 2, 2016TUHOLSKE, CascadeAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“The Effects of Tourism on Land Cover and Land Use Change in Roatán, Honduras”
March 29-April 2, 2016ROMERO, RafaelAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Exploring the spatial-temporal relations between burglary and socioeconomic factors using GIS”
March 29-April 2, 2016SALAP-AYCA, SedaAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Investigating the Effects of Neighborhood Schemes on Local Multi-Criteria Evaluation”
March 29-April 2, 2016LAFIA, SaraAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“People and Places: Resource Discovery in a Library Context”
March 29-April 2, 2016HU, YingjieAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Task-oriented information value measurement based on
space-time prisms”
March 29-April 2, 2016ZHU, RuiAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Gazetteer Place Matching using Spatial Analysis”
March 29-April 2, 2016GAO, SongAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Employing Spatial Analysis in Indoor Positioning and Tracking Using Wi-Fi Access Points.”
May 29-June 2, 2016REGALIA, BlakeESWC 2016 Extended Semantic Web Conference, Anissaras, Crete, Greece“VOLT: A Provenance­Producing, Transparent SPARQL Proxy for the On­Demand Computation of Linked Data and its Application to Spatiotemporally Dependent Data”
March 29-April 2, 2016MAI, GengchenAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Tea Plantation Expansion in Hangzhou, China: Process, Related factors & Ecological Effect”
March 29-April 2, 2016McBRIDE, ElizabethAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Spatial Transferability Using Synthetic Population Generation Methods”
March 29-April 2, 2016JU, YitingAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Ontology Design Pattern of Spatiotemporal Scope: From an Application to Life Cycle Assessment”
March 29-April 2, 2016DAVIS, AdamAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Modeling Quantifiable Place Attitudes”
March 29-April 2, 2016YE, HaiyunAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Spatiotemporal Analysis of Social Media Response After a Flood Event”
March 29-April 2, 2016YAN, BoAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Geo-ontology Quality Evaluation and Difference Measurement”
July 5-8, 2016CROOK, StephenGI Forum, Salzburg, Austria, July 5-8, 2016“An Agent Based Model for Exploring Wolf Recolonization in Austria”
March 29-April 2, 2016SUAREZ, MarcelaAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Spatiotemporal Analysis of Social Media Response After a Flood Event”
March 29-April 2, 2016CHEN, MingquanAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Reconstructing Fire Severity and Post­Fire Recovery in a Southern California Watershed Using Hyperspectral Imagery and LiDAR”
March 29-April 2, 2016PHILLIPS, DanielAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Cognition, Visualization, and User Issues III”
April 29-May 1, 2016HARRIS, SarahCalifornia Geographical Society Annual
Conference, San Jose, CA, April 29-May 1, 2016
“Backwards trajectory analysis of southern California atmospheric rivers”
March 29-April 2, 2016SEIDL, DaraAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Privacy and False Identification Risk in Geomasking Techniques”
May 21-26, 2016FRAZIER, HeatherSociety for Freshwater Science 2016 Annual Meeting, Sacramento, CA May 21-26, 2016“Ecosystem Metabolism Response to Urban Development in Coastal California Streams”
March 29-April 2, 2016LEE, Jae HyunAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Activity Space Estimation with Longitudinal Observations of Social Media Data”
March 29-April 2, 2016FENG, XinAAG Annual Meeting; March 29-April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Spatial analytics for enhancing street light coverage of public spaces”
June 14-17, 2016VAHEDI, BehzadAGILE International Conference on GIS, June 14-17, 2016, in Helsinki, Finland "Question-Based Spatial Computing - A Case Study"
July 17-23, 2016ZHU, Rui12th Semantic Web Summer School (SSSW '16), July 17-23, 2016, in Bertinoro, Italy"Spatial Signatures for Geographic Feature Types: Examining Gazetteer Ontologies using Spatial Statistics"
WINTER 2016
Conference Dates NamePurpose/Destination Paper/Talk
January 10-14. 2016HARRIS, SarahAmerican Meteorology Society Annual Meeting, January 10-14, 2016. New Orleans, LA“Investigating Atmospheric Rivers Affecting Southern California”
January 10-14, 2016LEE, Jae-HyunThe 95th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, January 10-14, 2016, Washington, D.C.1) “Activity Space Estimation with Longitudinal Observations of Social Media Data”; 2) “Comparing the Origin-Destination Matrices from Travel Demand Model and Social Media Data”; 3) “Taking Place Attitudes into Travel Behavior Research”; 4) “Behavioral micro-dynamics of car ownership and travel in the Seattle metropolitan region from 1989 to 2002”
March 29 - April 2, 2016MWENDA, KevinAAG 2016, March 29 - April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Modelling woody vegetation cover change in Boyaca, Colombia, using OLS, GWR and Random Forests”
January 10-14, 2016DAVIS, AdamThe 95th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, January 10-14, 2016, Washington, D.C.“Taking Place Attitudes into Travel Behavior Research”
March 29 - April 2, 2016MEERDINK, SusanAAG 2016, March 29 - April 2, 2016; San Francisco, CA“Differentiating California plant species across seasons using airborne VSWIR and TIR imagery”
February 14-17, 2016NIBLETT, TimWestern Regional Science Association, February 14-17, 2016 Hilton Waikoloa Village, HI“TRANSMax II: an extended model for transit route optimization”
January 10-14, 2016McBRIDE, ElizabethThe 95th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, January 10-14, 2016, Washington, D.C.“Behavioral Microdynamics of Car Ownership and Travel in the Seattle Metropolitan Region from 1989 to 2002”