CANVAS2014

2014.07.28 – Announcement – VIVA: CANVAS 2014 Conference, the Canadian Visual Analytics School

The Vancouver Institute of Visual Analytics (VIVA) invites you to join CANVAS 2014, the Canadian Visual Analytics School. This is a five-day conference event, providing people with the opportunity to network and learn about cutting-edge visual analytics research and its applications in the field.

Where:
University of British Columbia, Forestry Sciences Centre

When:
July 28 – August 1st, 2014

Register here:
http://canvas2014.ca/index.php/register
NOTE: If you do not receive a confirmation email, don’t worry – you’re still on our registration list.

Entire Week
(7/28-8/1)
CANVAS 2014
Summer School
(7/28-7/30)
Industry Workshop
(7/31-8/1)
1-Day Pass
Industry Rep (non-VIVA member) $200.00 $100.00 $100.00 $50.00
Industry Rep (VIVA member) $150.00 $75.00 $75.00 $37.50

Please be advised that registering on and after July 28 is possible but will cost 15% more than the amount indicated above.

The event:
The first three days of the event will feature presentations from leading researchers in the field of visual analytics. The keynote speakers for the first three days are John Stasko (Georgia Tech), Leland Wilkinson (SkyTree), and Wolfgang Stuerzlinger (York). The final two days will bring together industry and academia to focus on how the science and the tools of visual analytics can best address industry problems.

Panels:
CANVAS 2014 is also hosting a series of panels to discuss issues in Visual Analytics. These panels will help create new ties between academia, industry partners and VA tool vendors and developers; leading to research opportunities among academia and industry and to internships, co-op and applied research opportunities.

Event Schedule: http://canvas2014.ca/index.php/schedule

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