Let's have a think about data visualization thinking
The venerable Santiago Ortiz will be visiting San Francisco from Argentina, and he has agreed to speak at our event!
|06:30pm||Doors open, socializing, food, drinks|
|07:00pm||Opening talk by Santiago Ortiz (@moebio)|
|07:15pm||Presentation by Andy Kirk (@visualisingdata)|
|08:00pm||Moderated Q&A panel discussion, plus more socializing|
In this talk, Andy will explore the breadth and depth of thinking in data visualization. He will take a horizontal look at the many different skill sets, attributes and disciplines that make up the craft of visualization designer, focusing on the distinct scientific and artistic sensibilities. Taking a vertical view, Andy will then dive in to the depths and nuances of one particular perspective of data-driven design thinking.
Andy Kirk is a UK-based freelance data visualization specialist and editor of visualisingdata.com. He offers design consultancy and delivers training workshops around the world. He has published a book on the visualization design process and is now working on a second title. He is also a visiting lecturer at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) and a part-time researcher at the University of Leeds, UK.