The Visualize This! Challenge is back!


Are you up for the challenge? Here’s your chance to flex your creative muscles, experiment with new viz tools and win great prizes. Visualize This! is your chance to challenge your creativity, experiment with new visualization tools, and contribute to the growth of data visualization in Canada!

Now in its second year, this Canada-wide competition aims to celebrate the innovative ways visualization can help researchers explore datasets and answer important scientific questions. The Compute Canada Visualization Team wants to bring your creative visualization ideas and workflows to life and make them accessible to all Canadian researchers on our website. This year’s Visualize This! challenge is brought to you by WestGrid, a regional partner of Compute Canada.

How to Participate

– Register  to join the challenge!

– Visit the Visualize This! webpage for more details!

– Join our kickoff Visualize This! Tips & Tricks Workshop on Sept 27

– Submit your entry by November 30 midnight (Pacific Time).


These are just a few of the prizes we have up for grabs:

– 43 Ultra HD 4K Multi Client Monitor (Generously donated by Dell EMC)

– High-capacity SSD drives

– FREE registration and subsidized travel to a WestGrid 2018 Research Computing Summer School

– Your visualization showcased on the Compute Canada and WestGrid websites

– Opportunity to present to the research community at an upcoming Compute Canada/WestGrid event



We look forward to receiving your unique creations!