7th International Visualization in Transportation Symposium: October 23 – 25, 2013

The goal of the 2013 Symposium is to advance innovation in visualization for transportation applications through the exchange of information, to create a collaborative environment that promotes ideas for action that evolves our ability to address those needs, and to foster the integration of visualization into mainstream practice.

 General Information:

Symposium Chairman:  Mehmet Ertan Ornek (ertan.ornek@diodostransportation.com)

Dates:  October 23-25, 2013

Venue:  The Symposium will be held at the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center of the National Academies of Sciences and Engineering.  This facility is located in Irvine, California, just minutes from the John Wayne – Orange County Airport.   For more information on the Beckman Center, see http://nas.nasonline.org/site/PageServer?pagename=BC_home

Accommodations:   There are a number of hotels in the Beckman Center area.  No arrangements for hotel conference rates have been made at this time – stay tuned for further updates.

 New trbvis website

TRBVis has a new website platform (www.trbvis.org), and the Committee is in the process of constructing the site and transferring information from the previous platform.  Once completed the site will include up-to-date information about the Symposium, registration links, and a Call for Papers link.

 Call for Papers:

The Visualization Committee will soon issue a Call for Papers on the trbvis website.   Interested individuals are encouraged to submit session topics, presentation ideas, and paper abstracts to be considered for presentation at the 2013 symposium.    If you know of anyone with interesting topics to share, please encourage them to make a submission.

 Spread the Word!

To get on the Symposium mailing list by contact Kevin Stewart at kevin.stewart@infrabim.com.