Brisbane Web Design September 2012

5.30 Doors Open, Networking

6.00 Welcome, Talks:

Data visualisation - the why, the how and the web

Chris Horsley @parsify

  • What data visualisation means
  • Day-to-day visualisation vs management porn
  • Picking a visualisation tool / platform
  • D3, the Javascript data visualisation library
  • Building a simple D3 visualisation

Speaker Bio

Chris has over six years of experience working in national CSIRTs, as well as five years experience as a software developer and sysadmin before that. He joined AusCERT in 2003, where he developed a strong interest in automation and visualisation, particularly for processing phishing sites and log files. The small but very active AusCERT analyst team did everything: tackling online financial fraud, building tools, talking on the phone to victims of compromise, interacting with the international security community, and providing security training courses.


Mobile Marketing - Sit in your customer's pocket like never before

Garry Gnapp @garrygnapp

  • When Mobile and Internet Meet - The Final Frontier
  • Mobile Apps - where they are now, where they are going and why
  • Some interesting statistics
  • Case studies and examples
  • QR Codes - How they are being used now - How they will be used in the future
  • Case studies and examples
  • The Local Power of Mobile
  • Q and A

Speaker Bio

Garry has an extensive business background with an Honours Degree in Marketing. He has had his own successful, award winning Marketing Business for 28 years. During this time he has witnessed the evolution of the desktop computer, the Internet and the mobile phone and has gained an enormous amount of knowledge about the amazing philospophy of marketing.

Garry is an expert in the area of Marketing and loves to pass on his proven strategies and advice to others seeking to achieve success by running their own business.


7.50 Wrap-up and notices

8.00 Networking at the Fox Hotel


Call for speakers

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  • Damian J.

    Chris Horsely gave some great direction in data visualisation

    September 21, 2012

  • Wendy

    Excellent Seminar

    September 21, 2012

  • Beau B.

    I'll be there in 20min

    September 20, 2012

  • Julie K.

    Can't make it now :( but would love to see the vid if it's posted...

    September 20, 2012

  • Beau B.

    Where abouts in the library is it?

    September 20, 2012

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