Spatial Cognition XII

12th International Conference, Spatial Cognition 2020, Riga, Latvia, August 26–28, 2020, Proceedings

  • Jurǵis Šķilters
  • Nora S. Newcombe
  • David Uttal
Conference proceedings Spatial Cognition 2020

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 12162)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 12162)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Spatial Representation and Cognitive Maps

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Hanspeter A. Mallot, Gerrit A. Ecke, Tristan Baumann
      Pages 3-17
    3. Christian Freksa, Maria Vasardani, Felix Kroll
      Pages 18-32
    4. Eva Nuhn, Sabine Timpf
      Pages 33-49
    5. Lilian Le Vinh, Annika Meert, Hanspeter A. Mallot
      Pages 50-58
    6. Demet Yesiltepe, Ruth Conroy Dalton, Ayse Ozbil Torun, Michael Hornberger, Hugo Spiers
      Pages 76-87
    7. Demet Yesiltepe, Ruth Conroy Dalton, Ayse Ozbil Torun, Antoine Coutrot, Michael Hornberger, Hugo Spiers
      Pages 95-107
  3. Navigation and Wayfinding

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Demet Yesiltepe, Ruth Conroy Dalton, Ayse Ozbil Torun, Sam Noble, Nick Dalton, Michael Hornberger et al.
      Pages 111-121
    3. Kristina Jazuk, Gian-Luca Gubler, Panagiotis Mavros, Ruth Conroy Dalton, Christoph Hoelscher
      Pages 122-125
    4. Saskia Kuliga, James Charlton, Hilal Fitri Rohaidi, Lu Qian Qi Isaac, Christoph Hoelscher, Michael Joos
      Pages 126-142
    5. Jingjing Yan, Gengen He, Anahid Basiri
      Pages 143-159
    6. Saskia Kuliga, Panagiotis Mavros, Martin Brösamle, Christoph Hölscher
      Pages 160-179
    7. Alice Vialard, Rutger Zietsma
      Pages 180-190
    8. Kai-Florian Richter, Róisín Devlin, Filippo La Greca
      Pages 191-195
    9. Julia Frankenstein, Fabian Kessler, Constantin Rothkopf
      Pages 196-216
  4. Spatial Representation in Language, Logic, and Narrative

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 217-217
    2. Simon Dobnik, John D. Kelleher, Christine Howes
      Pages 251-267
    3. François Olivier
      Pages 268-280
    4. Carlos Mario Márquez Sosa
      Pages 281-293
  5. Spatial Abilities and Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 295-295
    2. Brian Andrus, David Bar-El, Camille Msall, David Uttal, Marcelo Worsley
      Pages 297-302
    3. Agustín Martínez-Molina, Laura M. Fernández-Méndez, Chiara Meneghetti, Petra Jansen, Victoria Plaza, María José Contreras
      Pages 303-308
    4. Yesol Park, Martin Brösamle, Christoph Hölscher
      Pages 309-321
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 335-336

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 12th International Conference, Spatial Cognition 2020, held in Riga, Latvia, in September 2020. The physical event was postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 19 full papers and 6 short papers presented in this book were carefully selected and reviewed from 50 submissions. They focus on the following topics: spatial representation and cognitive maps; navigation and wayfinding; spatial representation in language, logic, and narrative; and spatial abilities and learning.


artificial intelligence cognitive process cognitive systems computer vision graph theory hci human-computer interaction image analysis internet pattern recognition robotics spatial cognition spatial reasoning user interfaces virtual environments virtual reality

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of LatviaRigaLatvia
  2. 2.Temple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  3. 3.Northwestern UniversityEvanstonUSA

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