Theresia Gschwandtner organized the VAHC 2017 workshop, affiliated with IEEE VIS 2017, October 1st, Phoenix, AZ

The VAHC 2017 Workshop on Visual Analytics in Healthcare was held in conjunction with the IEEE VIS in Phoenix, AZ, Oct 1st, 2017.

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Report about the Dagstuhl Seminar "Scalable Set Visualizations"

The local German newspaper ran an article (in German) about the Dugstuhl seminar "Scalable Set Visualizations"
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Introducing our new CVAST member: Velitchko Filipov

The CVAST group is proud to introduce and welcome our new colleague Velitchko Filipov.

Silvia Miksch capstone talk @ VCBM 2017 in Bremen

Silvia Miksch gave a capstone talk @ The 7th Computergraphic Workshop on Visual Computing for Biology and Medicine (VCBM 2017) in Bremen, Germany, entitled "Visual Analytics for Medical Applications: Challenges and Opportunities"


Call for 3 PhD students and 3 Post-doctoral scientists at TU Wien [DL: Sep. 28, 2017]

Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien):
Research Cluster "Smart Communities and Technologies" (Smart CT) at TU Wien

Vice Rectorate for Research and Innovation is seeking for 3 highly motivated PhD candidates and Post-doctoral scientists in the field of (a) Cyber-Physical-Human Ecosystem, (b) Model Building and Visual Analytics, (c) 3D Spatialization in Research Cluster "Smart Communities and Technologies" (Smart CT) at Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) [1], Vienna, Austria

Best Short Paper Award at VINCI 2017

We are happy to announce that our short paper

Visual Support for Rastering of Unequally Spaced Time Series
Christian Bors, Markus Bögl, Theresia Gschwandtner, Silvia Miksch

has received the Best Short Paper Award at the 10th International Symposium on Visual Information Communication and Interaction (VINCI 2017)

Paolo Federico :: Successful PhD Defense

On May 31, 2017 Paolo Federico successfully defended his PhD thesis titled 
"Visual Analytics of Dynamic Networks".

Silvia Miksch gave a talk @ IT SUMMIT 2017 in Linz

Silvia Miksch gave a talk @ IT SUMMIT 2017 in Linz about challenges and opportunities in Visual Analytics, entitled (in German) "Vom Datenwust zur Erkenntnis: Visual Analytics: Stand der Technik und Best Practice"

Job: (+) Junior Research Position (PhD candidate) and (+) Post-Doctoral Researcher in Visual Analytics/Information Visualization, TU Wien [DL: March 3, 2017]

Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien):
Centre for Visual Analytics Science and Technology (CVAST)

New Research Project: IMMV: Interactive Music Mapping Vienna: Exploring a City, 1945 up to the present day

The project’s focus is the valorisation and the mediation of the capabilities of music as an urban identification tool. The interaction between music and urban texture (identity, political symbolism, mental determination, imagination) should be made accessible to academic and to a wide audience through interactive Visual Analytic Technologies.

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