Bio+MedVis Challenge @ IEEE VIS 2023 – Program

When: Monday, October 23, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM AEDT (UTC+11)

9:00 - 9:10
Speaker: Challenge Chairs
9:10 - 9:45
Keynote talk: Generative, dynamic model of a Lysosome organelle and cell signalling via the JAK/STAT pathway
Speaker: Drew Berry, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research in Melbourne

Drew Berry will present’s latest productions that generate dynamic, real-time organelle-scale models for science communication and education. Exploiting the extraordinary power of videogame hardware to create vast, multi-scale molecular landscapes of cell membranes and dynamic enzyme mechanisms.

9:45 - 10:15
Challenge Introduction: Visualizing a pan-cancer proteomic map of 949 human cell lines
Speaker: Simon Cai, ProCan®, Children’s Medical Research Institute, Faculty of Medicine and Health, The University of Sydney
10:15 - 10:45
Coffee break

Challenge talks (15 min talk)

10:45 - 11:00
ProtEGOnist – Exploration of protein-protein interactions using ego-graph networks
Authors: Nicolas Brich, Theresa Harbig, Matthias Witte Paz, Simon Tim Hackl, Caroline Jachmann, Marco Schäfer, Michael Krone, Kay Nieselt
11:00 - 11:15
CytoCave: An Interactive Visualization Tool for Exploring Protein and Drug Interaction Networks
Authors: Morris Chukhman, Amira Kefi, Olusola A. Ajilore, Alex Leow, Angus G. Forbes
11:15 - 11:30
PepProEx - Peptide and Protein Exploration Framework
Authors: Vikash Prasad, Ji Hwan Park
11:30 - 11:50
Buzz Session

Informal discussion with the challenge authors, the keynote speaker, and the audience to discuss challenges, future extensions and potential collaboration

11:50 - 12:00
Closing and Awards
Speaker: Challenge Chairs