Visualizing Knowledge 2023

How do we visualize the complexity of the world we’re living in? We are inviting experts and new talent alike to explore the unknown in everything between developing energy transitions, the growing presence of AI tools, ethical considerations in crisis reporting, and the future of access to open science.
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Visualizing Knowledge, A Conference, a Showcase, and Workshops Invites you to Discuss and explore uncertainty in a new light

Subtopics Energy and the environment, Narratives for complexity, Perspectives on truth and data, Demystifying Ai, Open Science


8:30 – 9:00 Registration

9:15 Opening words: Rupesh Vyas, Aalto University


Caroline Goulard

Compensating for Imperfect Data with Enhanced Visualizations: A Path to Improved Mobility Planning

Yuri Engelhardt & Clive Richards

Diversity in diagrammatics: the DNA of visualization

Nadja Kelm

Data visualisation during wartime

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break

11:30 Introducing showcase projects

11:40 Sunwha Park & Sabrina Campagna

Designing with AI: Generative Design and AI in the Creative Process

Moritz Stefaner

From spark to ember

12:40 – 13:50 Lunch break


Lightning talk: Stella Keppo

The endpoint tree: Designing an explorative data visualization tool for genetic research

Lightning talk: Nicola Cerioli

Aalto – FinnGen Visualization Collaboration

Lightning talk: Federico Simeoni

Querying the Quantification of the Queer

Lightning talk: Jonatan Hildén

Bivariate hue blending


Juha Teirilä

Visualizing uncertainties during the last winter electricity market crisis

Francesca Morini

Data visualization for climate futures: going beyond scientific charts

Attila Batorfy

Unreliable, incomplete, uncertain - the Hungarian case

15:40 – 16:10 Coffee break


Frank Elavsky

Practical Lessons and Resources from Working in Visualization and Accessibility

Adina Renner

Uncertainty in maps of war: Journalism’s visual response to the invasion of Ukraine

Juuso Koponen & Jonatan Hildèn

How, when, and what *not* to visualize

17:25 Closing remarks: Juuso Koponen & Jonatan Hildèn

17:45 – 19:00 Reception at Väre Lobby

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