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Make Data Work
Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY
Jeffrey Heer

Jeffrey Heer
Cofounder | Professor, Trifacta | University of Washington

Website | @jeffrey_heer

Jeff is Trifacta’s Chief Experience Officer and 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″.


11:00am–11:40am Thursday, 10/16/2014
Design & Interfaces
Location: 1 E8/1 E9
Jeffrey Heer (Trifacta | University of Washington)
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Interaction and visual design are exacting exercises. Designing for data -- especially in messy and massive forms -- brings a new set of challenges. How can we help people of varying backgrounds effectively transform and understand data at scale? Read more.