information graphics for everyone

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Presentation given by Trina Chiasson, Co-founder and CEO of Infoactive, at the Do Good Data conference. May 2014, Chicago. For questions and follow up, tweet:


  • Information Graphics for Everyone Trina Chiasson, @trinachi
  • I did nonprofit stuff
  • We had lots of data
  • What is an infographic?
  • A graphic that presents data
  • Static Interactive Exploratory Levels of interactivity & engagement
  • Data visualizations are hard to do
  • Can software help?
  • The perfect software doesnt exist
  • Adventures in building datavis software:
  • You probably dont need to invent a new visualization type
  • Graphical perception: Theory, Experimentation, and Application to the Development of Graphical Models
  • Questions? @DataDesignBook @Infoactive Trina Chiasson [email protected] @trinachi