Visualization in Practice 2017

at IEEE VIS 2017, Phoenix, Arizona, October 1-6, 2017

A Practitioner’s Guide to VIS’17

What is IEEE VIS?

IEEE VIS 2017 provides the premier forum for advances in scientific and information visualization in academia, science, government, and industry. A full complement of research presentations, tutorials, symposiums, workshops, panels, demonstrations, posters, and exhibitions make this conference one of the largest and most important gatherings of researchers and professionals who specialize in the visual analysis of data.

Why should I attend IEEE VIS 2017?

Highlighted events for practitioners at IEEE VIS 2017

IEEE VIS is known as the major research conference in the field of visual data analysis. Yet, the conference is not only interesting for researchers but comes with many events that are interesting for practitioners as well. On Sunday and Monday you can choose among 9 different tutorials, 11 workshop and two co-located symposia, some of which are highlighted below. The main conference takes place Tuesday to Friday with four parallel sessions featuring talks on the latest research results in the field as well as panel discussions and the supporters exhibition. And best of all, all these events are included in the regular registration fee! No pre-registration for single events is required but you can select the sessions you want to attend on the fly as you like while you are at VIS.

To give you an idea what you are going to miss if you don’t attend, here is a list of selected events that are of special interest for practitioners. More info can be found at the IEEE VIS’17 main page!

Sunday / Monday

Tuesday - Friday

Pick up the latest trends in the field by listening to 200+ research talks of renowned visualization scientists. Topics include:

Make sure to attend also the Supporter Exhibit at which you can see and try out new visualization technology.

Finally, check back here regularly as we will update this page with more specific content in the weeks leading up to the conference.