Professional Activities

Organizing Committee

IEEE VIS Executive Committee (VEC) member, 2022-2026
Workshop Co-Chair
, IEEE VIS 2023
Visualization for Social Good Workshop (Vis4Good) 2022
, in conjunction with IEEE VIS 2022
Chart Question Answering Workshop
at CVPR 2021
ACM Creativity and Cognition Conference 2021
, Paper Co-Chair
, Fast Forward co-chair
DTSHPS 2018 (Designing Technologies to Support Human Problem Solving)
, in conjunction with VL/HCC 2018
BELIV 2016 (Beyond Time And Errors: Novel Evaluation Methods For Visualization)
, in conjunction with IEEE VIS 2016

Program Committee Member

CHI 2025, AC member (Sub-Committee: Visualization)
EuroVis 2024
, Posters Track
, Full Papers
CHI 2024
, AC member (Sub-Committee: Visualization)
Visualization for Social Good Workshop (Vis4Good) 2023, in conjunction with IEEE VIS 2023
IEEE VIS 2023,
Full Papers
IEEE VIS 2022,
Full Papers
CHI 2022,
Associate Chair, Area: Visualization
IEEE VIS 2020,
Short Papers
CHI 2020,
Associate Chair, Area: Understanding People
BELIV 2018
(Beyond Time and Errors: Novel Evaluation Methods for Visualization),
in conjunction with IEEE VIS 2018
CHI 2018 Late-Breaking Work (LBW) 2018
Creativity and Cognition Conference 2017, 2018
ACM International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces (ISS) 2016
Graphics Interface (GI) 2016
DEXIS 2015, Workshop on Data Exploration for Interactive Surfaces,
in conjunction with Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (ITS)
HCI@UBC Steering Committee,
Monthly Seminar Series


ACM Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 2015-2019, 2021, 2023
IEEE Visualization Conference (VIS), 2020
ACM Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW), 2016-2018
IEEE Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), 2014-2020
Interactive Surfaces and Spaces (ISS), 2018
IEEE Pacific Visualization, 2018
Human-Computer Interaction Journal, 2017
IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications Journal, 2014, 2015
Graphics Interface (GI) 2017
Visualization Viewpoint, 2015
IEEE Information Visualization Journal (InfoVis), 2015-2019
Eurographics IEEE VGTC Symposium on Visualization (EuroVis), 2015
Graphics, Animation and New Media (GRAND), 2014

Internal Service

Graduate Student Program Committee Member, 2022
Distinguished Talk Seminars Committee Member, 2022
Faculty & Staff Award Committee Member, 2021
ADVANCED Faculty Fellow, 2020
Informatics Faculty Recruiting Search Committee, 2018 & 2019
Executive Committee Member, 2019
PhD Admission Committee Member, 2018