Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
Jeffrey Heer

Jeffrey Heer
Cofounder | Professor, Trifacta | University of Washington

Website | @jeffrey_heer

Jeffrey Heer is Trifacta’s chief experience officer and cofounder as well as a professor of computer science at the University of Washington, where he directs the Interactive Data Lab. Jeff’s passion is the design of novel user interfaces for exploring, managing, and communicating data. The data visualization tools developed by his lab (D3.js, Protovis, Prefuse) are used by thousands of data enthusiasts around the world. In 2009, Jeff was named to MIT Technology Review’s list of “top innovators under 35.”


11:20am–12:00pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Design, User Experience, & Visualization
Location: 3D 03/10 Level: Non-technical
Jeffrey Heer (Trifacta | University of Washington), Jock Mackinlay (Tableau)
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The talk will focus on considerations for designing data visualizations for data profiling required in data preparation; and considerations for designing data visualizations for later exploratory analysis and consumption phases of the overall analysis process. Read more.