Section: Highlights of the Year

Highlights of the Year

  • Aviz researchers contributed 36 publications this year. Amongst these 3 papers were presented at IEEE VIS, the largest international Visualization and Visual Analytics conference.

  • Aviz researchers remained active in the research community. We organized one Dagstuhl seminar and one Shonan seminar, served in 8 different organizing committee roles, on 19 program committees, and on 5 different journal editorial board. We reviewed for 25 different conference venues and for 12 different journals. We also gave 26 invited talks and served on two different steering committees and a best PhD award committee and served on 10 different juries (for both PhD and Master students).

  • Aviz researchers started two four-year ANR grants as principle investigators.


  • Tobias Isenberg was named the Associate Editor of the Year for Elsevier Computers & Graphic.

  • Pierre Dragicevic and his co-authors received a best paper award at ACM CHI .

  • Natkamon Tovanich and his co-authors received the Honorable Mention poster award at EuroVis 2019 .

Best Papers Awards:
P. Dragicevic, Y. Jansen, A. Sarma, M. Kay, F. Chevalier.

Increasing the Transparency of Research Papers with Explorable Multiverse Analyses, in: CHI 2019 - The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Glasgow, United Kingdom, May 2019. [ DOI : 10.1145/3290605.3300295 ]


N. Tovanich, N. Heulot, J.-D. Fekete, P. Isenberg.

A Systematic Review of Online Bitcoin Visualizations, 2019, Posters of the European Conference on Visualization (EuroVis), The poster received the Honorable Mention award at EuroVis 2019. [ DOI : 10.2312/eurp.20191148 ]