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ASIST 2012 Annual Meeting 
Baltimore, MD, October 26-30, 2012

 
Information Visualization State of the Art and Future Directions
Stasa Milojevic, Chaomei Chen, Loet Leydesdorff, Jason Priem and Scott B. Weingart

Tuesday, 3:30pm


Summary

The panel explores the theoretical, metric, algorithmic, and design aspects of state-of-the-art information visualization, and offers insights regarding the challenges and future directions in this field. The goal of the panel is to start a collaborative discussion around a number of important themes; the changing role of information visualization (from representation to scientific exploration), move from static to dynamic visualizations, role of new data and tools for current state and future developments, need for standardization and future possibilities.