SharcNet & OCAD's VizDay 2008


Case Studies in Advanced Visualization

 
DateWednesday, November 5, 2008 - 1:30pm to 8:00pm

Cost

Free (please register)

Email

hkrupa@ocad.ca

Location

Room 284, Level 2 100 McCaul St., Toronto, Ontario

Data visualisation allows invisible data to be made visible through the creation of meaningful images. At VizDay 2008, experts in data, information and scientific visualization will share examples of and insights into their work in order to introduce the benefits of visualization to academia and industry.

Speakers will provide case studies in the physical sciences, biological and science and the social sciences. The contributions of art, design and cognitive science to visualisation will be discussed.

VizDay provides an opportunity for participants to discuss the tools, techniques and technologies of data, information and scientific visualization.

VizDay 2008 is produced through a collaboration between the Ontario College of Art & Design and the SharcNET Collaboration and Visualization Committee. Supporters include ORION/ORANO; CANARIE, IBM.

For a complete list of speakers and to register, visit the website below.

DateWednesday, November 5, 2008 - 1:30pm to 8:00pm

Cost

Free (please register)

Email

hkrupa@ocad.ca

Website Location

Room 284, Level 2 100 McCaul St., Toronto, Ontario

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VizDay
Wednesday, November 5, 2008 - 1:30pm to 8:00pm

Data visualisation allows invisible data to be made visible through the creation of meaningful images. At VizDay 2008, experts in data, information and scientific visualization will share examples of and insights into their work in order to introduce the benefits of visualization to academia and industry.

Speakers will provide case studies in the physical sciences, biological and science and the social sciences. The contributions of art, design and cognitive science to visualisation will be discussed.

VizDay provides an opportunity for participants to discuss the tools, techniques and technologies of data, information and scientific visualization.

VizDay 2008 is produced through a collaboration between the Ontario College of Art & Design and the SharcNET Collaboration and Visualization Committee. Supporters include ORION/ORANO; CANARIE, IBM.

For a complete list of speakers and to register, visit the website below.

Venue & Address: 
Room 284, Level 2 100 McCaul St., Toronto, Ontario
Email: 
hkrupa@ocad.ca
Cost: 
Free (please register)
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