NewsCamp::The next generation of data viz

  • Event: 2014 CAR Conference
  • Speaker: Alberto Cairo of University of Miami
  • Date/Time: Thursday, Feb. 27 at 9:00am
  • Location: Grand Ballroom East
  • Audio file: Only members can listen to conference audio

Insight and Enlightenment: The future of news visualization In the past decade, interactive visualization has grown rapidly in news organizations. This presentation will discuss some trends that may define its future. At the same time, it will suggest that, in these times of rapid change, we --data designers and journalists-- need to be reminded of what the core values of the field are.

This session is good for: Anyone. All conference attendees are welcome as space allows, but reserved seats are available for those registered for NewsCamp.

Speaker Bios

  • Alberto Cairo is the Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the University of Miami and the director of the Visualization Program at UM's Center for Computational Science. He's been a graphics director a media publications in Spain and Brazil, and he's currently a consultant for companies like Google. He's also the author of several books about visualization, such as 'How Charts Lie' (2019) and 'The Truthful Art' (2016). @albertocairo

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