JavaScript 2: Hello D3! (repeat)

  • Event: 2019 CAR Conference
  • Speakers: Ellis Simani of ProPublica; Thomas Lauder of Los Angeles Times
  • Date/Time: Sunday, Mar. 10 at 11:30am
  • Location: Emerald Cove - conference level
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

We’ll cover the basics of getting started with D3, even if you’ve never used it before. Then we’ll take several real datasets and use them to create a few basic charts.

This session is good for: People with a basic grasp of JavaScript syntax who are interested in building data visualizations for the web.

Speaker Bios

  • Thomas Suh Lauder is a Senior Graphics and Data Journalist with the Los Angeles Times. @thomas06037

  • Ellis Simani is a data reporter who before joining ProPublica was a Metpro fellow on the L.A. Times’ graphics desk. There, he covered a variety of topics ranging from visualizing environmental issues along California’s coast, to investigating the shortcomings of the Census Bureau’s racial categories. Prior to his work at the L.A. Times, Ellis interned with the Seattle Times’ News Apps team, and was a participant in ProPublica’s Data Institute. @emsimani

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