Co-Sponsored by CENDI and NFAIS
Harding Hall, Government Printing Office, Washington, DC

May 4, 2006

9:00 am - 9:30 am: Registration

9:30 am - 9:45 am: Welcome & Opening Remarks
Walter Warnick, CENDI Chair
Bonnie Lawlor, NFAIS Executive Director

9:45 am - 10:30 am: Keynote Address
R. J. Pittman, Co-founder, Grokker
Overview of Current Status of Visualization

10:30 am - 12:00 noon: Case Studies: Use of Visualization
Moderator: Judy Russell, GPO

"Places and Spaces: Mapping Science"
Deborah MacPherson, Projects Director, Accuracy & Aesthetics
Katy Borner, Associate Professor, Indiana University

"Visualization Approaches"
Kate Noerr, CEO, MuseGlobal

" AquaBrowser Implementation"
Dan Connole, Arlington Public Library

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Luncheon

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm: Visualization Software Vendor Panel
Moderator: LaDona Kirkland, DTIC
Gar Snydor, Vice President of Sales The Library Corporation
Dr. Raul Valdes-Perez, CEO Vivisimo, Inc.
Steven Reeves, Systems Engineer, Federal Systems Group, Inxight

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm: Break

2:45 pm - 4:15 pm: Research & Development in Visualization Technology
Moderator: Bonnie C. Carroll, Executive Director of CENDI

" Illuminating the Path: Research and Development Agenda for Visual Analytics"
Jim Thomas, National Visualization and Analytics Center, Pacific Northwest Laboratory

"Visualization Programs and Projects at NSF"
Maria Zemankova, National Science Foundation

"The Eyes Have IT! User Interfaces for Information Visualization"
Dr. Ben Shneiderman, University of Maryland

4:15 pm - 4:30 pm: Q&A / Wrap-up
Jill O’Neill, NFAIS