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Telling Stories with Data

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Main Session:

Telling Stories with Data

Using some of the Wikileaks data, we will show how Data Visualization helps people find and understand story in the data.

We will then show how interactive analytics can easily be incorporated in blogs and documents and easily distributed to thousands of users.

Meetup Agenda:

1. VDV Group News (10 mins)

2. Telling Stories with Data (20 mins)

3. Q&A with Nigel Stoodley (10 mins)

4. Member Announcements

Any member can make a 30 second announcement (10 mins)

5. Networking (10 mins)

6. Wrap-up (5 mins)

Speaker BIO:

Nigel Stoodley joined Tableau as the Vice President of Sales Consulting, Support and Services in January 2011. Nigel has spent the last 16 years in the Business Intelligence industry holding various leadership roles in Support, Product Management, Sales Consulting, Sales and Solution Management at Seagate Software, Crystal Decisions, Business Objects and SAP in Vancouver. At Crystal, Nigel was the Senior Program Manager for Seagate Info and Crystal Enterprise, At Business Objects Nigel Lead the Western Region Enterprise, the North American Mid Market Sales Consulting teams and the NA Crystal Reports.Com (SAAS) Sales Team. At SAP, Nigel was the Senior Director of Solution Management for the Business Intelligence platform. Nigel is passionate about customer success and works hard with customers to ensure that they are able to achieve success. Prior to entering the software industry, Nigel was Lieutenant Commander in the Canadian Armed forces serving in various capacities ashore and at sea.

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