Programme

Tuesday 29th March

10:00
Registration
11:15
Opening address Martin Loomes (Middlesex University)
David Barber (DSTL)
11:45
VASS at a glance Simon Attfield
12:00
Keynote - Situational awareness and OSINT for national security Babak Akhgar
13:00
Lunch
13:45
Introduction to Visual Analytics: Coupling Cognition and Computation through Interactive Visual Interfaces Alex Endert
15:15
Coffee
15:45
Introduction to Visual Analytics: Coupling Cognition and Computation through Interactive Visual Interfaces Alex Endert
17:00
Sensemaking and Analytical Provenance Kai Xu
18:00
End of day

Wednesday 30th March

09:00
Morning brief Simon Attfield
09:15
Application of VA to Air Safety-Bird Strikes Margaret Varga
10:15
Sensemaking William Wong
11:15
Coffee
11:30
Security Analysis Work Robert Biddle
12:30
Lunch
13:30
Investigation exercise Chris Baber
15:30
Coffee
16:00
Investigation exercise Chris Baber
18:00
End of day

Thursday 31st March

09:00
Morning brief Simon Attfield
09:15
Uncertainty in Visual Data Analysis Roger Beecham
10:15
Amplifying Visualization Interaction for Exploration and Scholarship Chris Weaver
11:15
Coffee
11:30
Visual analytics; Story Telling Through Human Centred Design Russ Burtner
12:30
VASS VAST Design Challenge Simon Attfield, Kris Cook
13:00
Working Lunch
13:30
VASS VAST Design Challenge Simon Attfield, Kris Cook
15:30
Coffee
16:00
VASS VAST report back Simon Attfield, Kris Cook
17:00
Getting to the Real Story: Understanding Complex Temporal Data with Storyline Visualization Dustin Arendit
18:00
End of day

Friday 1st April

09:00
Morning brief Simon Attfield
09:15
Collaborative Knowledge Visualisation Jasminko Novak
10:15
Similarity Analysis Leishi Zhang
11:15
Coffee
11:30
Introduction to Machine Learning David Windridge
12:30
Lunch
13:30
Panel : Future Challenges Kris Cook
Robert Ghanea-Hercock
Alex Endert
Chris Weaver
Ciaran Walsh
Bryan Seeds
15:00
Tableau Lab Bob Middleton
15:30
Coffee
16:00
Tableau Lab Bob Middleton
18:00
End of day
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