Zurich, Switzerland

PhD Defense

Public defense of my PhD and subsequent exam.

Zurich, Switzerland

Virtually (re)constructed reality: the representation of physical space in commercial location-based games.

Accepted and published paper exploring how reality is recontrsucted in location-based games and how this ties into the concept of the metaverse.

Tampere, Finland

Academic MindTrek Paper Presentation

Presentation of our accepted paper regarding virtually recontrsucted reality at MindTrek.

Zurich, Switzerland

Automated motif identification: Analysing Flickr images to identify popular viewpoints in Europe’s protected areas.

Accepted and published paper as third author exploring the identification of motifs in landscapes.


Zurich, Switzerland

Assessing the potential of social media for estimating recreational use of forests

Accepted and published paper as second author exploring social media and recreational use of forests.

Levi, Finland

GamiFIN Paper Presentation

Presentation of our accepted paper regarding gamification during lockdown and social isolation at GamiFIN.

Zurich, Switzerland

Urban Gamification during Lockdown and Social Isolation

Accepted and published conference paper as second author exploring how playful practices were adopted during COVID.

Levi, Finland

Collaboration for publication

Collaboration on a paper with a member of the Gamification Group.


Zürich, Switzerland


Attendance of the course on Storyboarding as a research tool.

Zürich, Switzerland

Advanced Citizen Science

Attendance of the course on advanced methods and approaches in citizen science.

Zürich, Switzerland

Publish or Perish

Attendance of the scientific writing course “Publish or Perish”.

Zürich, Switzerland


Presentation at the HSGYM Hochschultag: “Coming Home”.

Zürich, Switzerland

Landscape Ecology

Attendance of the ETHz course on landscape ecology.

Zürich, Switzerland

Window Expeditions

Development of Window Expeditions to crowdsource landscape descriptions while reducing the feeling of isolation during lockdown.

Zürich, Switzerland


Minimal help on Maximilian Hartmann’s ShopSensor project.

Levi, Finland

GamiFIN Poster Presentation

Presentation of my accepted poster regarding a location based game for landscape perception and preference research at GamiFIN.

Levi, Finland

GamiFIN Doctoral Consortium

Presentation and discussion of my research with PhDs and a panel of experts at the (online) GamiFIN conference.

Zurich, Switzerland

Citizen Science Winter School

An interesting and intense week of learning about public participation in research and discussing the future of “Citizen Science” in Academia.


Zurich, Switzerland

URPP Language and Space Scientific Advisory Board

Presentation of my research in the Spatial References Focus Group in the University Research Priority Programm Language and Space

Zurich, Switzerland


After months of planning we informed visitors of the Scientifica19 about our research.

Zurich, Switzerland

StarBorn: Towards making in‐situ land cover data generation fun with a location‐based game.

Accepted and published paper exploring the advantages and limitations of using a location based game as a means of collecting land cover data

Zurich, Switzerland

URPP Language and Space Funding Evaluation

Presentation of the planned future of the Spatial References Focus Group in the University Research Priority Programm Language and Space

Zurich, Switzerland

PhD Concept Talk

Presentation of my PhD concept to the department and guests


Zurich, Switzerland

Mapathon – Polygons Against Poverty

Scientific input presentation

Melbourne, Australia


Presentation of my accepted extended abstract at the GIScience 2018 conference in Melbourne

Berlin, Germany

Coding Geographic

Participation in the workshop Coding’Geographic

Edinburgh, Scotland​

Collaboration for publication

Research visit to the Institute of Geography at the University of Edinburgh to work on a publication

Zurich, Switzerland

Who is behind your data? A conversation across geographic disciplines

Presentation of my work in crowdsourcing

Zurich, Switzerland

Citizen Science in Linguistics

Presentation of my experiences in Citizen Science relevant for linguists.