Johannes Schöning is a professor of computer science at Hasselt University working at the Expertise centre for Digital Media (EDM). His main research interests lie at the intersection between human-computer interaction (HCI), geographic information science and ubiquitous interface technologies. In addition he is a visiting lecturer at UCL London within the Intel Collaborative Research Institute for Sustainable Cities. His research interests are new methods and novel interfaces to navigate through spatial information. In general Johannes designs, implements and evaluates user interfaces that help people to solve daily tasks more enjoyable and/ or effectively. This includes the development of mobile augmented reality applications, interactive surfaces and tabletops and other “post desktop” interfaces. His research and work was awarded with several prizes and awards, such as the ACM Eugene Lawler Award, a Vodafone Research Award for his PhD, and two Google Research Awards.