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

Schedule: Visualization & user experience sessions

13:3017:00 Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 14
Level: Beginner
Amit Kapoor (narrativeVIZ), Bargava Subramanian (Binaize)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)
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.
12:0512:45 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 7
Secondary topics:  R-lang
Level: Intermediate
Jeroen Janssens (Data Science Workshops)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 2 ratings)
Leaflet, one of the most popular open source JavaScript libraries for interactive maps, is used by websites ranging from the New York Times and the Washington Post to GitHub and Flickr, as well as GIS specialists like OpenStreetMap, Mapbox, and CartoDB. Jeroen Janssens explains how the Leaflet R package makes it easy to integrate and control Leaflet maps in R. Read more.
11:1511:55 Thursday, 25 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 17
Level: Beginner
Barzan Mozafari (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 4 ratings)
Visualization and exploratory analytics require subsecond interactions with massive volumes of data, a goal that has remained illusive due to numerous inefficiencies across the stack. Barzan Mozafari offers an overview of Verdict, an open source middleware that guarantees subsecond visualization and analytics and works with Impala, Spark, Hive, and most other engines in the Hadoop ecosystem. Read more.
12:0512:45 Thursday, 25 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 15/16
Level: Beginner
Sean Kandel (Trifacta)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 6 ratings)
Sean Kandel offers an overview of an entirely new approach to visualizing metadata and data lineage, explaining how to track how different attributes of data are derived during the data preparation process and the associated linkages across different elements in the data. Read more.
14:0514:45 Thursday, 25 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 15/16
Level: Beginner
Irene Ros (Bocoup)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
Measurement Lab is the largest collection of open internet performance data on the planet, with over five petabytes of information about the quality of experience on the internet and more data generated every day. Irene Ros shares recent work to develop a data processing pipeline, API, and visualizations to make the data more accessible. Read more.