The Data Experience Lab explores new visual tools, interactions, and experiences that allow analysts, enthusiasts, and communities to visualize, share, and live with data.
We are part of the University of Calgary's Interactions Lab.

Prospective Graduate Students
We have openings for new graduate students with HCI, Visualization, and Design experience interested in pursuing a Masters, PhD, or Post-Doc starting in Fall 2023. Find out more.


SEVEN — Inria-Calgary Associated Team on Situated and Embedded Visualization ENvironments
EnergyVis — Accessible Open Data Visualization for the Canada Energy Regulator

The Lab

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Recent Publications

GECCO 2022

Alexander Ivanov, Wesley Willett, Christian Jacob. ACM Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference 2022. [Link]

Graphics Interface 2022

Carmen Hull, Søren Knudsen, Sheelagh Carpendale, Wesley Willett. Graphics Interface 2022. [Link]

CHI 2022

Nathalie Alexandra Bressa, Jo Vermeulen, Wesley Willett. ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems 2022. [Link]
Alexander Ivanov, Tim Au Yeung, Kathryn Blair, Kurtis Danyluk, Georgina Freeman, Marcus Friedel, Carmen Hull, Michael Hung, Sydney Pratte, Wesley Willett. ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems 2022. [Link]

VIS 2021

Wesley Willett, Bon Adriel Aseniero, Sheelagh Carpendale, Pierre Dragicevic, Yvonne Jansen, Lora Oehlberg, Petra Isenberg. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 2021. Best Paper Award [Video] [Medium] [CC-BY Images] [Link]
Samuel Huron and Wesley Willett. alt.VIS Workshop at IEEE VIS 2021. [Workshop] [Link]
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