5th Anniversary Edition of "Data Stories" Research Visualization Exhibition Opening

Type: 
Exhibition
Audience: 
Open to the Public
Building: 
Nador u. 15
Room: 
Lower Foyer
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:30pm
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Date: 
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Submission deadline: February 12, 2018.

You are cordially invited to submit visualizations for the Fifth Edition of “Data Stories” Research Visualization Exhibition at CEU. Data Stories is a collaborative project on research visualizations relevant to social and behavioral sciences, done in academia and the private sector. The fifth edition brings together students, faculty, as well as business representatives to share their work and tools for qualitative as well as quantitative visualizations. The project aims to improve collaboration in the academic environment and communication between student talents and future employers. The Call for Visualizations for this edition started November 1, 2017 and will end on February 12, 2018.

The Official Opening will take place on February 20, 2018 at 4:30 p.m., followed by the Annual Meetup at 5:30 p.m.

Keynote speaker:

Johannes Sorger, Postdoctoral Researcher in Data Science and Visualization, Complexity Science Hub, Vienna

"A Motivation for Visualization Research - Pushing the Boundaries of Perception and Performance"

Panel speakers:

Johannes Sorger: "The Visualization Integration Design Space - Dealing with Multifaceted Data"

Judit Bekker: "The Importance of Data Visualization in a Fast-Paced World"

Krisztina Szűcs: "Creating a Data Art Generator"

Tamer Khraisha: "Data Visualization with Data Driven Documents (D3): The Force-Layout"

You can see the bios of the speakers on the dedicated page of the Data Stories 2018 website.

Details of the Meetup can be found here.

Please visit our website https://datastories2018.weebly.com/ for more details about submission requirements, the growing community of Data Storytellers, inspiration for this year’s contributions, and to admire creations from past editions.

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/530682543952658/