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PROGRAMME

 

Monday 3rd September 2012 

 

 

 

08:30 – 09:15

Registration & Coffee

Rickett's Quadrangle, Colleage Building (Coffee in Hatchcroft)

09:15 – 09:30

Prof. William Wong.  Welcome

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

09:30 – 09:45

Dr. Simon Attfield.  VASS at a Glance

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

09:45 – 10:00

Round room introductions

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

10:00 – 11:00

Keynote Dr. Joe Kielman. 
Visual Analytics: Can We Extract Meaning from Babel or Silence?

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

11:30 – 12:30

Tutorial Prof. Dave Ebert & Dr. Ross Maciejewski.
From Foundations to Applications for Visual Analytics

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch 

Hatchcroft

13:30 – 15:00

Tutorial Prof. Dave Ebert & Dr. Ross Maciejewski.
From Foundations to Applications for Visual Analytics

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

15:30 – 16:00

Tutorial Prof. Dave Ebert & Dr. Ross Maciejewski.
From Foundations to Applications for Visual Analytics

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

16:00 - 17:00

Talk Dr. Margaret Varga.
A real application of Visual Analytics in Healthcare Associated Infections

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

17:00 – 17:15

Coffee

Hatchcroft

17:15 – 18:15

Talk Mr. Jason R. Baron.
Using visual analytics in e-discovery and e-disclosure cases

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

 

Tuesday 4th September 2012 

 

 

 

08:30 – 09:00

Coffee

Hatchcroft

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture Prof. William Wong.
Representation Design for Visual Analytics

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture Dr. Daniela Oelke.
Visual Document Analysis

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

11:30 – 12:30

Lecture Prof. Chris Huyck. Text Extraction

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

Hatchcroft

13:30 – 15:00

Lab Dr. Richard May & Mr. David Gillen. In-Spire Analysis

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

15:30 – 17:00

Lab Dr. Richard May & Mr. David Gillen. In-Spire Analysis

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

17:00 – 17:15

Coffee

Hatchcroft

17:15 – 18:15

Talk Ms. Mary Sue Hoxie. Cyber Security Research at PNNL

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

18:45 - onwards

Social Event - Pub Night

The Greyhound

 

Wednesday 5th September 2012 

 

 

 

08:30 – 09:00

Coffee

Hatchcroft

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture Dr. Kai Xu.  Network Visualisation

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture Prof. Jo Wood.  Handling Geography, Uncertainty and Bias in the VAST Challenges 2009-2011

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

11:30 – 12:30

Lecture Dr. Tinni Choudury, Dr. Chris Rooney,
Dr. Rick Walker & Dr. Neesha Kodagoda.
Introduction to 'Sketching Designs for Visual Analytics problems'

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

Hatchcroft

13:30 – 15:00

Lab Dr. Tinni Choudury, Dr. Chris Rooney,
Dr. Rick Walker & Dr. Neesha Kodagoda.
Sketching Designs for Visual Analytics problems

H116, H104,  H102, H105, H106, Hatchcroft

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

15:30 – 17:00

Lab Dr. Tinni Choudury, Dr. Chris Rooney,
Dr. Rick Walker & Dr. Neesha Kodagoda.
Sketching Designs for Visual Analytics problems

H116, H104,  H102, H105, H106, Hatchcroft

17:00 – 17:15

Coffee

Hatchcroft

17:15 – 18:15

Student Presentations
Sketching Designs for Visual Analytics problems

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

18:45 - onwards

Social Event - Film Night

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

 

 

 

Thursday 6th September 2012 

 

 

 

08:30 – 09:00

Coffee

Hatchcroft

09:00 – 11:00

Lab Dr. Robert Hoffman. Sensemaking  & Cmapping

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

11:30 – 12:30

Lecture Prof. Brian Fisher.  
Visually-enabled distribution of cognition

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

Hatchcroft

13:30 – 14:30

Lecture Prof. Brian Fisher. 
Visually-enabled distribution of cognition

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

14:30 – 15:00

Lab Prof. Chris Baber.
Intelligence Analysis and Sense-making: a practical exercise

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

15:30 – 17:00

Lab Prof. Chris Baber.
Intelligence Analysis and Sense-making: a practical exercise

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

17:00 – 17:15

Coffee

Hatchcroft

17:15 – 18:15

Lab Prof. Chris Baber.
Intelligence Analysis and Sense-making: a practical exercise

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

 

Friday 7th September 2012 

 

 

 

08:30 – 09:00

Coffee

Hatchcroft

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture Dr. Mark Shovman.
Perception and Comprehension in Visual Analytics

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

10:00 – 11:00

Lab Mr. David Burden & Dr. Darrell Smith.
Visual Analytics in a Virtual World

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

11:30 – 12:30

Lab Mr. David Burden & Dr. Darrell Smith.
Visual Analytics in a Virtual World

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

Hatchcroft

13:30 – 15:00

Lab Mr. Ron Finch. i2 Analyst’s Notebook: Taster Session

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

15:30 – 17:00

Lab Mr. Ron Finch. i2 Analyst’s Notebook: Taster Session

H104 Lab Room, Hatchcroft

17:00 – 17:15

Coffee

Hatchcroft

17:15 – 18:15

Talk Dr. Lisa Amini. Big and Fast Data in the City

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

19:15 - onwards

Social Event - VASS2012 Dinner

Hendon Hall

 

Saturday 8th September 2012

 

 

 

08:30 – 09:00

Coffee

Hatchcroft

09:00 – 10:00

Keynote Dr. Tom McCutcheon. Big Data: A User Perspective

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

10:00 – 11:00

Talk Mr. Daniel Edwards.
Analytical Support to Military Operational Decision Making

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee

Hatchcroft

11:30 – 12:30

Mr. Darrell Moores. Mamba: Many a stew between data and view

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

12:30 – 12:45 

Dr. Simon Attfield. Closing

H116 Lecture Theatre, Hatchcroft

12:45 – 13:45

Lunch

Hatchcroft