Past Meetup

The Ugly, Bad, and the Good: An Evening of Web Cartography

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Rescheduling the canceled November meetup:

Group co-organizer Brian Timoney teams up with cartographer/author Gretchen Peterson (the Cartographer's Toolkit ( for a fun fast-paced tour through the wild world of maps-on-the-web. Brian will start the evening with a review of maps published by respected organizations that ignore some basics of dataviz grammar--occasionally with spectacular, unintended results. The night will pivot in a more constructive, positive direction as Gretchen lays out some specific rules-of-thumb to ensure your internet cartography is a paragon of clear, crisp visual communication.