Visualization and Behavior Group - Invited Talks and Press


Invited Talk: Visualization Tools to make Analytics Consumable
IBM Information on Demand Conference, October 21-25 2012
Joan DiMicco

Invited Talk: Open Government, Transparency and Visualization: Lessons Learned in Visualizing US Congressional Legislation
Open Knowledge Festival, September 17-20 2012
Yannick Assogba

Invited Talk: Visualizing you and me
Visualizing Knowledge Conference, September 17 2012
Yannick Assogba

Press: Mass High Tech: 2012 Women to Watch, Jennifer Thom
Mass High Tech, April 20 2012

Invited Panel: Maps of Time: Data as Narrative
South by Southwest, March 12 2012
Jennifer Thom

Press: SXSW Spotlight: Data as Narrative
IBM Research blog, March 9 2012


Press: IBM Proves Playing Virtual Games is Serious Business
Wired Enterprise blog, November 2011

Keynote: Data Narratives: Telling Stories with Data
ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, Ottawa, Canada, June 2011
Joan DiMicco

Invited Talk: Many Bills: Engaging Citizens through Visualizations of Congressional Legislation
Carnegie Mellon University, HCI Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, April 2011
Joan DiMicco

Invited Talk: Evaluation Methods for Social Systems
One Laptop Per Child, Cambridge MA, April, 2011
Joan DiMicco

Invited Talk: Making Sense of Social Networks
MIT CSAIL, March 18, 2011
Adam Perer

Press: SXSW Interactive: What Comes After the Information Age?
Time Magazine, Techland, March 14 2011

Invited Panel: Time Traveling: Interfaces for Geotemporal Visualization
South by Southwest, March 12 2011
Irene Ros


Press: Social Seen: Analyzing and Visualizing Data from Social Networks
UX Magazine. December 15th, 2010.

Press: Computers Help Social Animals to See Beyond Their Tribes
The New York Times. December 19th, 2010.

Guest Blog Post: Telling Stories with Data, A VisWeek 2010 Workshop
Flowing Data. November 11th, 2010.
Joan DiMicco

Invited Talk: Motivating and Engaging Users with Government Data
Boston CHI, September 2010
Joan DiMicco

Press: How The Guardian is pioneering data journalism with free tools
Nieman Journalism Lab. August 5th, 2010.

Guest Lecture: Communication, Motivation and Engagement
Computer Science Department, Northeastern University, August 5, 2010.
Joan DiMicco

Invited Talk: Communication, Motivation and Engagement
Lincoln Lab, MIT, July 29, 2010.
Joan DiMicco

Press: IBM Launches "Many Bills" Legislation Browser
Gigaom. April 19, 2010.

Press: Infographic of the Day: How Congress Almost Awarded Tiger Woods for "Grace and Dignity"
Fast Company. April 09, 2010.

Press: The Visual Display of Legislative Information
techPresident - Personal Democracy Forum. April 07, 2010.

Press: IBM introduces Many Bills
The Sunlight Foundation. April 06, 2010.

Press: IBM Many Bills: Visualizing the 2009 U.S. Congressional Legislation
Information Aesthetics. April 06, 2010.