H21: Visual and Immersive Analytics

Paper Submission for H21

SMC2018:H21 submission site (external site)


Visual analytics makes use of human powerful visual perceptional and cognitive system, enabling fast pattern detection and information communication. It also has a supplementary nature to those that have been used for processing and analysis of big data. It is widely acknowledged that visual analytics and communication has an important role in facilitating us for the exploring and understanding of big data and rich information. The goal of this special session is therefore to build the community to bring active world-class industrial and academic exerts together and provide a platform to foster collaboration among them to discuss the current state-of-the art research and identify future opportunities. The session will be devoted to design, development and application of theories, methodologies, tools and systems of visual analytics and communication in immersive environments.

Topics of interest to include, but are not limited to:
• Information visualization
• Visual analytics
• Visual interaction and exploration
• Visual design and communication
• Design theories and methodologies for information visualization
• Computer-assisted visual arts in immersive environments
• Perceptual and cognitive issues of visual analytics
• Evaluation and usability of visualization
• Applications and case studies

Session Chairs