November 11 – 16 , 2018, Dagstuhl Seminar 18462

Provenance and Logging for Sense Making


Jean-Daniel Fekete (INRIA Saclay – Orsay, FR)
T. J. Jankun-Kelly (Mississippi State University, US)
Melanie Tory (Tableau Software – Palo Alto, US)
Kai Xu (Middlesex University – London, GB)

For support, please contact

Susanne Bach-Bernhard for administrative matters

Michael Gerke for scientific matters


  • Computer Graphics / Computer Vision
  • Data Bases / Information Retrieval
  • Society / Human-computer Interaction


  • Visual Analytics
  • Provenance
  • Logging
  • Sensemaking
  • Reproducible Science

Book exhibition

Books from the participants of the current Seminar 

Book exhibition in the library, ground floor, during the seminar week.


In the series Dagstuhl Reports each Dagstuhl Seminar and Dagstuhl Perspectives Workshop is documented. The seminar organizers, in cooperation with the collector, prepare a report that includes contributions from the participants' talks together with a summary of the seminar.


Download overview leaflet (PDF).


Furthermore, a comprehensive peer-reviewed collection of research papers can be published in the series Dagstuhl Follow-Ups.

Dagstuhl's Impact

Please inform us when a publication was published as a result from your seminar. These publications are listed in the category Dagstuhl's Impact and are presented on a special shelf on the ground floor of the library.

NSF young researcher support