Our next Edinburgh DataVis Meetup features:
Talks to include work by:
- Uta Hinrichs,
- Fearn Bishop,
- Evan Morgan and
- Bettina Nissen
Data physicalization as a way to encode data in physical shapes, artifacts and experiences. We will introduce the opportunities and benefits of data physicalization for engaging audiences and making data accessible to non specialist and non technical audiences.
This session will consist of a couple of lightning talks to introduce
the topic and then a hands-on activity where we will make different
Through this dynamic activity you will find out more
about how to translate data into material forms and how materials may
engage people with data in a different sensorial and experiential ways.
P.S. Martina Pugliese of Mallzee will now be giving her talk at a later date.
As usual, there will be space if you want to share anything. We're also always on the lookout for speakers, so let us know who you have in mind.
See you soon.
Brendan (Hill), Ben (Bach), Uta (Hinrichs)
*Venue: we’re in the Inspace Gallery at the University of Edinburgh's Bayes Centre for Data Science. Enter through the door at the *south east* corner of the building (glass door aside the white poles in the bottom right of the photo above), right opposite Edinburgh Central Mosque.