Program Locations

Conference Location

PacificVis will be take place at the Rydges hotel located in Sydney's Central Business district, close to many of Sydney's main attractions. Darling Harbour, the Sydney Opera House, and the Royal Botanic Gardens are only minutes away. There is also an abundance of further accommodation options in the City center close to the conference venue, including hotels in every price range. Please be aware that due to events like Mardi Gras hotel rates might be much higher outside of the conference time.

Rydges is located at

  • 389 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW 2000
  • Ph: +61 2 8268 1888

  • Conference Venue Rydges hotel
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    Zilver Restaurant (Banquet)

    The conference banquet is organized at Zilver Restaurant. It is located at

  • Level 1, 477 Pitt St ( cnr of Hay St )Haymarket, N.S.W. 2000
  • Ph: (02) 9211 2232
  • Fax: 9211 5670
  • The details of the restaurant can be found from here

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    • Feb 24th 2013. A PDF version of program is now available !
    • Feb 24th 2013. Final Program is now available!
    • Feb 24th 2013. The conference banquet is organized at Zilver Restaurant. Maps and details can be found from here.
    • Feb 24th 2013. PacificVAST final program is available at here.
    • Feb 24th 2013. The second keynote speaker is changed to Prof. Charles (Chuck) Hansen .
    • Feb 8th 2013. Tutorial Program is now available!
    • Feb 2nd 2013. Early bird registration is extended to February 5th (Midnight Sydney Time UTC+10).
    • Jan 28th 2013. Copyright form - All authors are required to submit a copy right form for their papers to be published and presented before the conference.
    • Dec 22nd 2012. Registration is now open.
    • Dec 10th 2012. New Workshop/Tutorial day added at 26th February

    Keynote Speakers

    Giuseppe Di Battista

    Department of Engineering,
    The UniversitÓ Roma Tre, Italy

    Charles (Chuck) Hansen

    School of Computing,
    University of Utah, USA

    Important Dates

    Paper submission September 26, 2012, 11:59pm (PDT)
    Paper notification November 21, 2012
    Camera ready papers due December 7, 2012
    Poster submission December 17, 2012, 11:59pm (PDT)
    Poster notification January 8, 2013
    Camera ready poster due January 21, 2013
    Workshop/Tutorial February 26
    Symposium February 27-March 1