Designing for Big Data

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Jeff Veen

True Ventures

Jeff Veen is a design partner at True Ventures, where he spends his time helping companies create better products. He does this as an advisor, as well, for companies including, Medium, and WordPress. Previously, Jeff was VP of design at Adobe after they acquired Typekit, the company he cofounded and ran as CEO. He was also one of the founding partners of the user experience consulting group Adaptive Path. While there, he led Measure Map, which was acquired by Google. During his time at Google, Jeff redesigned Google Analytics and led the UX team for Google’s apps. Much earlier, Jeff was part of the founding web team at WIRED magazine, where he helped build HotWired, Web Monkey, Wired News, and many other sites. During that time, he authored two books, HotWired Style and The Art and Science of Web Design.

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Terri Griffith
04/07/2009 10:57am PDT

Great ideas, great presentation. They inspired my blog post “Design and Value of Big Data”:

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Michael Findling
04/03/2009 3:51am PDT

Awesome, I’m a big follower of Ed Tufte and have used the Minard example for years! Thank you for such great energy!

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Ashwin Lulla
04/03/2009 3:37am PDT

Very energetic and humorous! Awesome presentation

Bob Jimenez
04/03/2009 3:17am PDT

Experience Counts. Great explanation on thinking big while taking small productive steps.

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