Data visualization is the art of turning large quantities of data into influential tools. How far can data scientists push the limits between representing the reality and falling under the spell of creative representation? Join our discussion on data visualization as we explore how to create beautiful experiences.
- Shan Carter, Interactive Graphics Editor for The New York Times will tell us about his data visualization work during the presidential campaign.
- Wes Grubbs, Owner at Pitch Interactive, a technology studio focused on data visualization and co-organizer of the Amazing Eyeo Festival. Wes recently moved to the Bay Area!
- Moderated by Sha Hwang, Design Technologist at Trulia, Co-founded Movity in 2010 to map city data. Sold to Trulia, he builds their interactive maps on crime and home prices.
[masked]:00pm: Registration, Networking & Cocktail
[masked]pm: Q&A [masked]pm: Wine, soft drinks and finger-food
We will be meeting at the Fibre Arts Design Studio, a destination for Fine Arts and the best of design.