Program for BioVis@Vis Workshop

BioVis@Vis 2021 Challenges Workshop Program

When: October 25, 2021, (Central Daylight Time, CDT)

Location: Virtual (for further details see the

8:00-8:05 AM: Welcome by the organizers Thomas Höllt, PhD (TU Delft ) & Zeynep H. Gümüş, PhD (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)
8:05-8:35 AM: Integrating methods to annotate, register, segment, cluster, QC, and correlate high-dimensional spatial data from whole tumor tissues
Sacha Gnjatic, PhD (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai) (25 min talk + 5 min Q&A)
8:35-9:05 AM: From Visual Analytics to Interactive Data Stories for Large Multiplexed Images of Cancer
Robert Krueger, PhD (Harvard Medical School) (20 min talk + 5 min Q&A)
9:05-9:30 AM: High-dimensional spatial-omics data, a blessing and a curse
Alma Anderson (Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)) (20 min talk + 5 min Q&A)

Break until 10 AM

10:00-10:30 AM Challenge Introduction
Noel F.C.C. De Miranda (Leiden University Medical Center) (25 min talk +5 min Q&A)
10:30-10:50 AM Challenge entry: New ways of visualizing spatial transcriptiomic data implemented in Giotto.
Natalie Delrossi (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai) (15 min talk + 5 min Q&A)
11:00-11:30 AM Spatial Omics Visualizations: Lessons Learned from Networks and Maps
Alexander Lex, PhD, (Visualization Design Lab, The University of Utah) (25 min+5 min Q&A)