The 8th International Visual Informatics Conference 2023 (IVIC’23) is jointly organised by Institute of IR4.0 (IIR4.0), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia and Malaysian Information Technology Society (MITS), in collaboration with a number of local and overseas universities. The conference aims to bring together experts, researchers, academicians, industry practitioners and policymakers worldwide to explore the intersection of innovation and sustainability in the field of visual informatics. The theme "Leveraging on Innovations and Sustainability" at IVIC’23 underscores the importance of harnessing technological advancements and innovative solutions to address global challenges while promoting sustainable solutions. The conference will serve as a platform to discuss and showcase cutting-edge research, advancements, and best practices in visual informatics, with a particular focus on how these innovations can contribute to long-term sustainability. The conference will feature keynote presentations, paper presentations, workshops and exhibitions. Hence, this will be a great opportunity for networking, collaboration, and knowledge sharing among attendees from academia, industry, and government sectors. We invite researchers, practitioners, and students to submit their original research papers, case studies, reviews and work-in-progress papers for innovative projects aligned with the conference theme. Submissions will undergo a rigorous review process by an esteemed panel of experts to ensure the highest quality of contributions. Join us at IVIC’23 as we delve into the fascinating realm of visual informatics and explore how leveraging innovations can pave the way for a sustainable future. Together, let us shape the future of visual informatics and its profound impact on society.