Talks

Below is a list of talks given recently by II Lab members. Most files are pdf versions of PowerPoint presentations. Some are pretty large due to many pictures.


VIS (TVCG) '13, October 2013, "Combining Computational Analyses and Interactive Visualization for Document Exploration and Sensemaking in Jigsaw" pdf (2.9 MB).

InfoVis '13, October 2013, "Understanding Interfirm Relationships in Business Ecosystems with Interactive Visualization" pdf (1.5 MB).

InfoVis '12, October 2012, "SnapShot: Visualization to Propel Ice Hockey Analytics" pdf (2.4 MB).

VAST '12, October 2012, "Examining the Use of a Visual Analytics System for Sensemaking Tasks: Case Studies with Domain Experts" pdf (1.9 MB).

CHI '12, May 2012, "Breaking News on Twitter" pdf (700 KB).

Killam Lecture '11, November 2011, "Analyzing Documents and Text through Visualization" (Killam Lecture Series at Dalhousie Univ.) pdf (5.4 MB).

VAST '11, October 2011, "Network-based Visual Analysis of Tabular Data" pdf (3.6 MB).

VAST '11, October 2011, "Characterizing the Intelligence Analysis Process: Informing Visual Analytics Design through a Longitudinal Field Study" pdf (1.9 MB).

NAS '11, April 2011, "Visual Analytics" (National Academies Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Workshop on Measuring the Impacts of Federal Investments in Research) pdf (2.4 MB).

ISVC '10, November 2010, "Visual Analytics for Investigative Analysis and Exploration of Documents and Data" (Keynote Talk) pdf (4.8 MB).

InfoVis '10, October 2010, "Mental Models, Visual Reasoning and Interaction in Information Visualization: A Top-down Perspective" pdf (1.4 MB).

HCIR '10, August 2010, "Combining Computational Analyses and Interactive Visualization to Enhance Information Retrieval" pdf (1.2 MB).

FODAVA annual meeting '09, December 2009, "Developing Visual Analytics Applications: Lessons Learned from the Trenches" pdf (1.6 MB).

InfoVis '09, October 2009, "SellTrend: Inter-Attribute Visual Analysis of Temporal Transaction Data" pdf (3 MB).

VAST '09, October 2009, "Evaluating Visual Analytics Systems for Investigative Analysis: Deriving Design Principles from a Case Study" pdf (1.3 MB).

MIT Invited talk '09, September 2009, "Visual Analytics for Investigative Analysis and Exploration of Document Collections" pdf (4.3 MB).

C & T '09, June 2009, "The Conference Room as a Toolbox: Technological and Social Routines in Corporate Meeting Spaces" pdf (1.9 MB).

GROUP '09, May 2009, "Presence & placement: exploring the benefits of multiple shared displays on an intellective sensemaking task" pdf (1.8 MB).

CSCW '08, November 2008, "Imprint, a Community Visualization of Printer Data: Designing for Open-Ended Engagement on Sustainability" pdf (12 MB).

InfoVis '08, October 2008, "Distributed Cognition as a Theoretical Framework for Information Visualization" pdf (1.4 MB).

VLHCC & SoftVis '08, September 2008, "Visualization for Information Exploration and Analysis" (Keynote Talk) pdf (6.9 MB).

GI '08, April 2008, "Lightweight Task/Application Performance using Single versus Multiple Monitors: A Comparative Study" pdf (800 KB).

CHI '08, April 2008, "The Buzz: Supporting User Tailorability in Awareness Applications", pdf (20 MB).

VAST '07, November 2007, "Jigsaw: Supporting Investigative Analysis through Interactive Visualization", pdf (2.1 MB).

VAST '07, November 2007, "DataMeadow: A Visual Canvas for Analysis of Large-Scale Multivariate Data", pdf (600 KB).

InfoVis '07, October 2007, "Casual Information Visualization: Depictions of Data in Everyday Life", html .

InfoVis '07, October 2007, "Toward a Deeper Understanding of the Role of Interaction in Information Visualization", pdf (765 KB).

ICER '07, September 2007, "Algorithm Visualization: Reflections and Future Directions" (Keynote Talk) pdf (20 MB).

INTERACT '07, September 2007, "Quantifying the Performance Effect of Window Snipping in Multiple-monitor Environments", pdf (640 KB).

GI '07, May 2007, "Animation in a Peripheral Display: Distraction, Appeal, and Information Conveyance in Varying Display Configurations", pdf (2.7 MB).

Pervasive '07 Workshop: Designing and Evaluating Ambient Information Systems, May 2007, "Explorations and Experiences with Ambient Information Systems", pdf (6.2 MB).

Pervasive '07 Workshop: Designing and Evaluating Ambient Information Systems, May 2007, "Ambient Information Systems: Evaluation in Two Paradigms", pdf (4.6 MB).

CHI '07, April 2007, "The Role of Choice and Customization on Users' Interaction with Embodied Conversational Agents: Effects on Perception and Performance", pdf (547 KB).

CHI '07, April 2007, "Consistency, Multiple Monitors, and Multiple Windows", pdf (95 KB).

AVI '06, May 2006, "A Taxonomy of Ambient Information Systems: Four Patterns of Design", pdf (13 MB).

InfoVis '05, October 2005, "Low-Level Components of Analytic Activity in Information Visualization", pdf (1.5 MB).

CHI '05, April 2005, "mudibo - Multiple Dialog Boxes for Multiple Monitors", pdf (958 KB).

InfoVis '04, October 2004, "A Knowledge Task-Based Framework for Design and Evaluation of Information Visualizations", pdf (1.5 MB).

UbiComp '04, September 2004, "Personalized Peripheral Information Awareness through Information Art", pdf (5.1 MB).

AAMAS '04, July 2004, "An Empirical Study of the Effects of Agent Competence on User Performance and Perception", pdf (1.9 MB).

GI '04, May 2004, "Is a Picture Worth a Thousand Words? An Evaluation of Information Awareness Displays", pdf (11.7 MB).

GI '04, May 2004, "Revisiting Display Space Management: Understanding Current Practice to Inform Next-generation Design", pdf (3.8 MB).

InfoVis '03, October 2003, "FundExplorer - Supporting the Diversification of Mutual Fund Portfolios using Context Treemaps", pdf (185 KB).

INTERACT '03, September 2003, "Be Quiet? Evaluating Proactive and Reactive User Interface Assistants", pdf (660 KB).

CHI '03 Workshop: Providing Elegant Peripheral Awarness, April 2003, "InfoCanvas: A Highly Personalized Elegant Awareness Display", pdf (2.9 MB).

CHI '03, April 2003, "Mobile Computing in the Retail Arena", pdf (1.4 MB).

AVI '02, May 2002, "Artistically Conveying Peripheral Information with the InfoCanvas", pdf (3.3 MB).

AVI '02, May 2002, "Promoting Information and Community Awareness through Opportunistic Interfaces", pdf (8.6 MB).

ICSE '02, May 2002, "Tarantula: Using Visualization for Fault Localization", pdf (449 KB).

CHI '02, April 2002, "QuickSpace: New Window Operations for the Desktop Metaphor"", pdf (1.3 MB).

InfoVis '01, October 2001, "Visually Encoding Program Test Information to Find Faults in Software", pdf (575 KB).

Microsoft Research Faculty Summit (HCI track), July 2001, "Drowning in Data", pdf (3.1 MB).

CHI '01, April 2001, "InfoCanvas: Information Conveyance through Personalized, Expressive Art", pdf (3 MB).

GVU Brown Bag, January 2001, "Information Interfaces Research Group Overview," pdf (6.7 MB).

InfoVis '00, October 2000, "Focus+Context Display and Navigation Techniques for Enhancing Radial, Space-Filling Hierarchy Visualizations", pdf (685 KB).

CHI '00, April 2000, "What's Happening? The Community Awareness Application", pdf (153 KB).

SoftVis Australia '99, December 1999, "Software Visualization: Reflections and Future Directions" (Keynote talk), pdf (508 KB).

InfoVis '99, October 1999, "Evaluating Space-Filling Visualizations for Hierarchical Structures", pdf (114 KB).