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VDA 2016 Dates: February 8-12, 2016

Hilton San Francisco, Union Square
San Francisco, CA, USA

About VDA 2016

Since the first VDA conference was held in 1994, the annual event has grown steadily into a major venue for visualization researchers and practitioners from around the world to present their work and share their experience every year. We invite you to participate by submitting your original research as a full paper or a poster and join us in San Francisco, CA.

Both paper and poster submissions will be peer reviewed. Papers presented at this conference will be published in a bound proceedings published by IS&T/SPIE.

Since the term 'data visualization' was found in the literature in the early 90's, it has gradually evolved into a broad area of research and development. The data visualization Wikipedia page and its references provide a glimpse into its history of innovation and the latest cutting-edge technology. Papers and posters are solicited on all topics of data visualization. They include, but are not limited to:

  • biomedical visualization
  • case studies and empirical studies
  • cyber-security
  • data mining
  • exploratory data visualization and analysis
  • geographic visualization
  • high-performance computing and visualization
  • image processing
  • information visualization
  • multivariate time series visualization
  • scientific visualization
  • sentiment analysis
  • social media
  • virtual and augmented reality
  • human factors
  • volume and flow visualization

Conference Chairs

Questions regarding paper submission or conference participation should be directed to the conference chairs:

Conference Co-Chairs

Important Dates

  • Full Papers for Review (6 pages minimum) and Summary (200 words): 28 July, 2014 15 August 2014
  • Author Notification: 6 October, 2014
  • Manuscript for On-site Proceedings: 1 December 2014

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