Pushing Boundaries in Information Visualization:
Using Virtual, Immersive and Interactive Technologies in Research & Practice

Saturday, September 13, 2008
9am - 4:30pm

Summary by Mike Brown, 2008-2009 cc:asis&t Program Committee Chair

On September 13, 2008, cc:asis&t co-sponsored a day-long workshop titled "Pushing Boundaries in Information Visualization: Using Virtual, Immersive, and Interactive Technologies in Research & Practice." The Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI) also co-sponsored the event, which took place in three of its high-technology rooms located in UNC-CH's Manning Information Technology Services (ITS) Building. RENCI's goal is to provide high technology to the campus community to aid research and to provide benefits to the state of North Carolina. The speakers included RENCI developers and UNC researchers who employ these technologies in their disciplines. Highlights of the day included: