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Make Data Work
Dec 4–5, 2017: Training
Dec 5–7, 2017: Tutorials & Conference

Schedule: Design, UX, visualization, and VR sessions

1:30pm5:00pm Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Location: 310/311
Bargava Subramanian (Binaize), Amit Kapoor (narrativeVIZ)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 4 ratings)
One of the challenges in traditional data visualization is that they are static and have bounds on limited physical/pixel space. Interactive visualizations allows us to move beyond this limitation by adding layers of interactions. Bargava Subramanian and Amit Kapoor teach the art and science of creating interactive data visualizations. Read more.
1:30pm5:00pm Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Location: 323
Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting), Clifton Phua (NCS Group), Mark Donsky (Okera), Syed Rafice (Cloudera), Victor Chua (StarHub Ltd), carme artigas (Synergic Partners), Z lin (Teralytics)
The modern city is awash in data. Cheap sensors on cars, roads, and people give us a real-time understanding of traffic. We can track pollution, temperature, and climate with unerring precision. Satellite photographs reveal shade cover, property values, and building development. Read more.
12:05pm12:45pm Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Location: 321/322
Isaac Reyes (DataSeer)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
Isaac Reyes explores the art and science of data storytelling, covering the essential elements of a good data story, chart design and why it matters, the Gestalt principals of visual perception and how they can be used to tell better stories with data, and how to make over a poor visualization. Read more.
12:05pm12:45pm Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Location: 323
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
For the first time, messaging apps have surpassed social networks in usage and growth. Mohammed Abdoolcarim shares best practices for designing for AI-based conversational UIs, such as those employed in messaging apps, drawn from work done at Apple, Google, and GoButler. Read more.