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Technology Trends in the United States
(InfoVis 2006 Contest)

DATASETS and TASKS

The information about the data set and task descriptions were copied from the Infovis 2006. Contest website.

A local copy of the Dataset (300Mb) is available here as well.

RESULTS

OVERALL WINNER (1)

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Exploration of the local distribution of major ethnic groups in the USA

University of Konstanz, Stanford University

Sebastian Kay Bell (University of Konstanz)
Daniela Oelke (University of Konstanz)
Sonja Oettl (University of Konstanz)
Mike Sips (Stanford University)

two-page summary

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CREATIVE WINNER (1)

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Free Your Data!

University of California, Davis

Sophie Engle, James Shearer, Michael Ogawa, Steve Haroz and Kwan-Liu Ma

two-page summary

video

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HONORABLE MENTION (4)

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Π-Flow

University College Dublin, Ireland

Benoit Gaudin, Mike Bennett, Brendan Sheehan, Aaron J. Quigley

two-page summary

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Concise: a responsive data overview for small spaces

Periscopic

Kim Rees

two-page summary

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Information at your fingertips: exploring the US Census Data

Stanford University, University of Konstanz, AT&T Research Labs

Mike Sips (Stanford University)
Jörn Schneidewind (University of Konstanz)
Daniel Keim (University of Konstanz)
Stephen C. North (AT&T Research Labs)

two-page summary

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Visual discovery of patterns in census data

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Zaixian Xie, Charudatta Wad, Do Quyen Nguyen, Qingguang Cui, Di Yang, Matthew O. Ward and Elke A. Rudensteiner

two-page summary

video part 1(MOV)
video part 2(MOV)
video part 3(MOV)
video part 4(MOV)

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