2019 sees our first full International Visualise Your Thesis Competition, where the winners of local competitions – organized by national and international universities – will compete against each other in an online International Competition final.


Prizes for the 2019 VYT International Competition:

  • First prize: AUD $5,000
  • Second prize: AUD $2,000
  • Third prize: AUD $1,000
  • Viewers' Choice: TBA

Visualise Your Thesis heats held at individual universities worldwide. Winners of local Visualise Your Thesis heats entered into the International Visualise Your Thesis Competition (online)


Inaugural International Visualise Your Thesis Competition (online)

Announcement at eResearch Australasia 22-24 October 2019. Later in the year, finalist showcase available on our Figshare site (URL coming soon).


Our 2019 VYT International Competition Judges are:

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Professor Ginny Barbour Director, Australasian Open Access Strategy Group (AOASG) and Professor at Queensland University of Technology

Photo of TimAssoc. Professor Tim Sherratt Digital Heritage. Faculty of Arts & Design, University of Canberra.

Photo of SamSam Muirhead Open source activist, animator and technologist, 2018/19 Mozilla Fellow.

Read more about the judges here!

2019 Sponsors

The 2019 International Visualise Your Thesis competition showcase is powered by figshare.

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Sponsorship enquiries

Sponsorship enquiries are welcome at any time. Businesses interested in finding out more about sponsorship opportunities associated with the competition should email visualise-thesis@unimelb.edu.au for further information and a sponsorship prospectus.