14/5/2018 - 16/5/2018

Openvis Conf (Paris, France)


Openvis Conf is a two-day, single track conference centered around the practice of visualizing data with open source tools on the web. In 2018, the main program will be complemented with educational, hands-on workshops. The conference program merges the latest in visualization research, technology, and practice, constructed by an open-call submission and committee review process. 

The program is composed with speakers who can talk about all aspects of creating data visualization for the open web: from data analysis and visualization basics to best practices and complex interactions. Examples of topics include:

  • Statistical methods for visualization
  • Data processing & analysis
  • Data sketching & process
  • Designing visual content
  • Storytelling
  • Core browser rendering technologies such as svg, canvas, webgl
  • Visualization libraries such as d3.js, p5.js, three.js, etc.
  • Mapping concepts & libraries
  • Architecture & data pipelines for vis
  • User interaction & design for visualization
  • Data visualization on mobile devices
  • Visualization in Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning visualization
  • Responsive design and data visualization

Running from Boston since 2013, Openvis Conf is proud to be taking place in Europe for the first time with an expanded program, brought to you by emlyon business school's Data R&D Institute. 

The conference will take place on 14 and 15 May and 2018 at the Novotel Paris Center Eiffel Tower Hotel in Paris, France. Workshops (a separate registration) will be held on 16 May.

Find out more here.