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Andy Kirk (visualisingdata)
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In order to sprinkle some star dust into the contents of my book I've been doing a few interviews with various professionals from data visualisation and related fields. These people span the spectrum of industries, backgrounds, roles and perspectives.
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In order to sprinkle some star dust into the contents of my book I've been doing a few interviews with various professionals from data visualisation and related fields. These people span the spectrum of industries, backgrounds, roles and perspectives.
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At the end of each month I pull together a collection of links to some of the most relevant, interesting or thought-provoking web content I’ve come across during the previous month. Here’s the latest collection from February 2016.
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This is part of a series of posts about the 'little of visualisation design', respecting the small decisions that make a big difference towards the good and bad of this discipline.
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The speakers have been confirmed for the first Information+ conference, taking place in Vancouver on June 16th/17th at the Emily Carr University of Art + Design. As you can see below, there is a parade of great speakers (and me) and super interesting topics that entirely chime with the conference’s aim of ‘bringing together researchers …
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Good people of London, England - plenty of places available on my 1-day (8 Jun) and 2-day (9/10 Aug) data workshops http://www.visualisingdata.com/training/ 
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This is part of a series of posts about the 'little of visualisation design', respecting the small decisions that make a big difference towards the good and bad of this discipline.
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A couple of weeks ago I launched a second contest inviting people to send me examples of their best worst visualisation work. It had to be their work, though, not just submissions of bad visualisations they've seen elsewhere.
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This is part of a series of posts about the 'little of visualisation design', respecting the small decisions that make a big difference towards the good and bad of this discipline.
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In order to sprinkle some star dust into the contents of my book I've been doing a few interviews with various professionals from data visualisation and related fields. These people span the spectrum of industries, backgrounds, roles and perspectives.
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Last month I launched a contest based around the theme of '#graphiti', inviting people to send in visualisation modified with their doodle-based daubings. Having really enjoyed running that contest I checked with my publishers to see if we could run two more before publication date and they were up for it!
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In order to sprinkle some star dust into the contents of my book I've been doing a few interviews with various professionals from data visualisation and related fields. These people span the spectrum of industries, backgrounds, roles and perspectives. I gave each interviewee a selection of questions from which to choose six to respond.
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In their circles
2 people
Have them in circles
821 people
Matt Knott Design's profile photo
Raffaella Isidori's profile photo
jose augusto de melo sobrinhojose laranja's profile photo
german madinabeitia's profile photo
Naveen Kumar (neen tech)'s profile photo
Irmasari Hafidz's profile photo
Guy Kirby Montgomery's profile photo
Chiqui Esteban's profile photo
Behfar Jahanshahi's profile photo
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Data visualisation designer | Editor of visualisingdata.com
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Introduction
Data visualisation specialist: Freelance design consultant, trainer, blog editor, researcher & author. Visiting lecturer at MICA (US) and Imperial College (UK).
Education
  • Lancaster University
    BSc Operational Research, 1995 - 1999
  • University of Leeds
    MA Data Visualisation, 2007 - 2009