We cordially invite you to join us for 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
When: July 28-August 1st, 2014
Cost: FREE for university students and faculty
Register here: http://canvas2014.ca/index.php/register
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 of CANVAS 2014 will bring together industry and academia to focus on how the science and the tools of VA can best address industry problems.
Panels: CANVAS 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.
CANVAS is sponsored by the Canadian Network for Visual Analytics (CANVAC) and the Vancouver Institute for Visual Analytics (VIVA).
We look forward to having you join us in Vancouver for CANVAS 2014.
The VIVA Team