25 - 30 OCTOBER, 2015 CHICAGO, IL, USA

Conference Committee

General Chairs 
Michael E. PapkaArgonne National Laboratory and Northern Illinois University
Maxine BrownUniversity of Illinois at Chicago
  
Coordinating Chair 
Laura WolfArgonne National Laboratory
  
Program Chairs 
Gautam ChaudharyAlcon LenSx Inc.
Terry YooNational Institutes of Health
  
Papers Chairs 
Bongshin LeeMicrosoft Research (InfoVis)
Kwan-Liu MaUniversity of California, Davis (InfoVis)
Melanie ToryTableau Software (InfoVis)
James AhrensLos Alamos National Laboratory (SciVis)
Huamin QuHong Kong University of Science and Technology (SciVis)
Jos RoerdinkUniversity of Groningen (SciVis)
Gennady AndrienkoFraunhofer IAIS and City University London (VAST)
Min ChenOxford University (VAST)
  
Posters Chairs 
Tim DwyerMonash University (InfoVis)
Niklas ElmqvistUniversity of Maryland, College Park (InfoVis)
Hamish CarrUniversity of Leeds (SciVis)
Xiaoru YuanPeking University (SciVis)
Enrico BertiniNew York University Polytechnic School of Engineering (VAST)
Jing YangUniversity of North Carolina at Charlotte (VAST)
  
Panels Chairs 
Pierre DragicevicINRIA (InfoVis)
Heike LeitteHeidelberg University (SciVis)
Tobias SchreckGraz University of Technology (VAST)
  
Tutorials Chairs 
Shixia LiuTsinghua University (InfoVis)
Joao CombaUniversidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (SciVis)
Natalia AndrienkoFraunhofer IAIS and City University London (VAST)
  
Workshops Chairs 
Nathalie Henry-RicheMicrosoft Research (InfoVis)
Markus HadwigerKing Abdullah University of Science and Technology (SciVis)
Ross MaciejewskiArizona State University (VAST)
  
Arts Program Chairs 
Fanny ChevalierINRIA
Angus ForbesUniversity of Illinois at Chicago
Daria TsoupikovaUniversity of Illinois at Chicago
  
VAST Challenge Chairs 
Kristin CookPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Georges GrinsteinUniversity of Massachusetts, Lowell
Mark WhitingPacific Northwest National Laboratory
  
SciVis Contest Chairs 
Berk GeveciKitware Inc.
Bernd HentschelRWTH Aachen University
  
Data Science Symposium Chairs 
Daniel KeimUniversity of Konstanz
Hanspeter PfisterHarvard University
Claudio SilvaNew York University 
  
LDAV Symposium Chairs 
Kelly GaitherThe University of Texas at Austin
Venkat VishwanathArgonne National Laboratory
  
Exhibits Chairs 
Tobias IsenbergINRIA (InfoVis)
Allen SandersonUniversity of Utah (SciVis)
David GotzUniversity of North Carolina (VAST)
  
Industry Outreach Chairs 
Justin TalbotTableau Software (InfoVis)
Alan Keahey IBM (SciVis)
William WrightUncharted Software Inc. (VAST)
  
Doctoral Colloquium Chairs 
Christopher CollinsUniversity of Ontario Institute of Technology (InfoVis)
G. Elisabeta MaraiUniversity of Illinois at Chicago (SciVis)
Margit PohlVienna University of Technology (VAST)
  
Fast Forward & Video Previews Chairs 
Christoph GarthUniversity of Kaiserslautern
Luana MicallefHelsinki Institute for Information Technology HIIT, Aalto University
Tom PeterkaArgonne National Laboratory
  
Meetups Chairs 
Marc StreitJohannes Kepler University (InfoVis)
Zoe WoodCalifornia Polytechnic State University (SciVis)
Tatiana von LandesbergerTU Darmstadt (VAST)


Compass Chairs 
Daniel BestPacific Northwest National Labortory
Alex EndertGeorgia Institute of Technology 
Mohammad GhoniemLuxembourg Institute of Science and Technology
  
Student Volunteers Chairs 
Katherine E. IsaacsUniversity of California, Davis
Hanqi GuoArgonne National Laboratory
Charles PerinUniversity of Calgary
John WenskovitchAllegheny College and Virginia Tech
  
Publicity Chairs 
Michael SedlmairUniversity of Vienna (InfoVis)
Jian ChenUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore County (SciVis)
Wenwen DouUniversity of North Carolina at Charlotte (VAST)
  
VISKid Chairs 
Petra IsenbergINRIA
Miriah MeyerUniversity of Utah
  
Steering Committee Liaisons 
Tamara MunznerUniversity of British Columbia (InfoVis)
Hans HagenTechnische Universit√§t Kaiserslautern (SciVis)
Brian FisherSimon Fraser University (VAST)
  
Finance Chairs 
Loretta AuvilUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Maria VelezCA Technologies
  
Publication & Project Coordinator 
Meghan HaleyJunction Publishing
  
Webmaster 
Daniel Acevedo-FelizKing Abdullah University of Science and Technology