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Andy Kirk (visualisingdata)
Attended Lancaster University
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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 May 2016
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Earlier today I had the pleasure of being invited back by Tableau to deliver a second webinar of this year. The talk was titled 'Bringing Method to the Madness' during which I discussed the aims of my new book and profiled the design process behind my recent visualisation project called Filmographics.
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Today I am delighted to share details of a new special section of my website. The purpose of this site is to provide a wide range of companion resources to supplement the learning on offer in my newly published book.
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A rather nice last-day-before-holidays package has just arrived at my door: the first pair of copies of my book straight off the printing press!
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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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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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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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I am really happy to be able to launch a new visualisation project called 'Filmographics'. It is a project that I have had in gestation for quite a while but is finally possible to release now that my book has been printed/published and the digital companion site is also openly accessible to all (as of today).
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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 April 2016.
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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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This week I have had the real privilege of visiting Vancouver to run a workshop, speak at a meetup event and, primarily, to attend and speak at the inaugural Information+ conference. I gave my talk yesterday titled “Developing Visualisation Literacy: Experiences from the Front Line” which was about sharing, describing and reflecting on my experiences …
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Dries De Roeck's profile photo
Deepak Subhramanian'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