The CSIRO Conference on Computational and Data Intensive Science

Effective Use of Scientific Visualisation

Workshop summary

The Effective use of Scientific Visualisation workshop covers emerging and experimental technologies for Scientific Visualisation, Visual Analytics, art visualisations and visualising science for the general public.


9:00am Introduction
9:10am Lightning talks
9:30am Xavier Ho CSIRO Mixed Reality and Scientific Visualisation
10:00am This talk could be you!
10:30 – 11:00am Morning Tea
11:30am Ri Liu Data Visualisation for Storytelling
12:00pm Florence Wang CSIRO Colour mapping
12:30 – 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm Maxime Cordeil Monash University Immersive Analytics: Interactive data visualisation using immersive technology
2:00pm Ugo Varetto, Tim Dykes Pawsey, Swinburne Real-time interaction with HPC applications via the Web: Remote Visualisation
2:30pm Maja Divjak Gene Technology Access Centre Biomedical Animation: Visualising Cell and Molecular Biology
3:00-3:30pm Afternoon Tea
3:30pm Kristina Johnson  CSIRO Introduction to D3.js
4:00pm Michael Joss Data61 Journey into the why of Data Visualisation
4:30pm Ulrich Engelke Data61 What’s it all worth? The Need for Evaluating Visualisation
5:00pm Close

Other topics include

The workshop will also have an opportunity for delegates to give lightning talks: 30 to 60 second overviews of their work in the broader field of visualisation.


This workshop is for all levels of expertise and objectives for scientific visualisation.

Date and time

Monday 17th July, 2017.


Room: Clarendon D, level 2.
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Convention Place, Melbourne, Victoria

Contact information

Kristina Johnson:

Tomasz Bednarz:

Justin Baker:

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The C3DIS 2017 will bring together researchers with computational and data science specialists from CSIRO, publicly funded research organisations and other invited institutions and organisations. This will enable attendees to share their science outcomes and learnings, and build a community of practice around Computational and Data Intensive science.

Free for CSIRO staff and invited participants