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Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA
Miriah Meyer

Miriah Meyer
Associate Professor of Computer Science, University of Utah

Website | @miriahmeyer

Miriah Meyer is an associate professor in the School of Computing at the University of Utah, where she runs the Visualization Design Lab. Her research focuses on the design of visualization systems for helping analysts and researchers make sense of complex data. Miriah was named a University of Utah distinguished alumni, a TED fellow, and a PopTech science fellow and has been included on MIT Technology Review’s TR35 list of the top young innovators.


11:30am–12:10pm Friday, 02/20/2015
Design & Interfaces
Location: LL21 B
Danyel Fisher (, Miriah Meyer (University of Utah)
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We lots of things "data visualization," from a news interactive, to spreadsheets, to an infographic counting calories. These surface similarities hide deep differences in what it means to interact with data. In this talk, we cross disciplines—from data science to design—to enliven our techniques and encourage us to try new methods for creating visualizations. Read more.