The TACC Institute Series

Immersive Training in Advanced Computation

Visualizing and Interacting with Data

July 30 - August 3, 2018

Ready to get more from your data than simple charts? Spend a week with TACC's visualization experts learning how to generate rich, informative visualizations for your simulation results and data analyses. Get starting with VisIt and Paraview, learn the basics of developing interesting and worthwhile geographic and information visualizations, and try your hand at using some of the latest augmented- and virtual-reality tools for manipulating and exploring you visualizations.


  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00-10:15 Intro/Vis Landscape (Data/Sci/Info) Understanding Data and Tools/Visualization Best Practices Perceptual considerations: Display technologies Hands-on:
Paraview Scripting
Building Visualization Systems
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-11:45 Linux/TACC Basics And tour of TACC Hands-on:
Immersive Technologies
UX testing Closing
Share Experiences
11:45-1:00 Lunch  
1:00-2:30 Hands-on:
Scientific Visualization in Paraview
(matplotlib or R)
Introducing A-Frame: Web-Based Immersive Visualization Human-Centered Design
2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-4:15 Parallel Visualization/Remote Collab Vis Practical Considerations when doing Vis Hands-on: Using A-Frame Basic Graphic Design/Conceptual
4:15-5:00 Individual Help/Meetings


Academic: $375 | Corporate: $1200 | STAR Partner: $500 | Student: $150*

*Limited space available. Requires Coupon Code. Contact us for more information.


Register today!

Registration extended to Tuesday, July 24, 2018.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

You may request to cancel your registration and receive a refund (minus $50 administrative charge) up to 14 days before the event starts. Cancellation notices received less than 14 days before the start of the event will not be eligible for a refund.


Your registration fee covers daily parking expenses during the institute.


Breakfast, lunch, and mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks are all covered as part of your registration fee.