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Make Data Work
22–23 May 2017: Training
23–25 May 2017: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK
Amit Kapoor

Amit Kapoor
Data Storyteller, narrativeVIZ

Website | @amitkaps

Amit Kapoor is a data storyteller at narrativeViz, where he uses storytelling and data visualization as tools for improving communication, persuasion, and leadership through workshops and trainings conducted for corporations, nonprofits, colleges, and individuals. Interested in learning and teaching the craft of telling visual stories with data, Amit also teaches storytelling with data for executive courses as a guest faculty member at IIM Bangalore and IIM Ahmedabad. Amit’s background is in strategy consulting, using data-driven stories to drive change across organizations and businesses. Previously, he gained more than 12 years of management consulting experience with A.T. Kearney in India, Booz & Company in Europe, and startups in Bangalore. Amit holds a BTech in mechanical engineering from IIT, Delhi, and a PGDM (MBA) from IIM, Ahmedabad.


13:3017:00 Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Level: Beginner
Amit Kapoor (narrativeVIZ), Bargava Subramanian (Binaize)
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Crafting interactive data visualizations for the web is hard—you're stuck using proprietary tools or must become proficient in JavaScript libraries like D3. But what if creating a visualization was as easy as writing text? Amit Kapoor and Bargava Subramanian outline the grammar of interactive graphics and explain how to use declarative markdown-based tool Visdown to build them with ease. Read more.
16:3517:15 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Location: Capital Hall (N24) - O'Reilly booth - Table A
Amit Kapoor (narrativeVIZ), Bargava Subramanian (Binaize)
Stop by and talk with Amit and Bargava about any aspect of narrative and interactive visualization or model (ML) visualization. Read more.