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Data Visualization: A Lesson and Listen Series

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Learn about key themes in data visualization, data storytelling, and information design, and listen to interviews with leading designers and data visualization experts.

Follow along with expert Bill Shander in this series exploring key themes in data visualization, data storytelling, and information design. Each episode is broken into two segments: a short lesson and a listening session where Bill interviews data storytelling and visualization experts about the episode theme. These conversations reveal the creative process, explore techniques and technologies used by working professionals, and illuminate some of the common challenges they face. This series is perfect for anyone interested in how information is presented to the mass market, including professionals in all levels of analytics, data science, and communications.Note: Because this is an ongoing series, viewers will not receive a certificate of completion.


New this Week: 18. Visualizing Complex and Controversial Topics
  • Lesson: Complex visualizations
  • Listen with Jason Forrest
  • Introduction
1. Creative and Unique Visualizations
  • Lesson: Creative and unique visualizations
  • Listen: Nadieh Bremer
2. Truth in Data Storytelling and Visualization
  • Lesson: Truth in data storytelling and visualization
  • Listen: Alberto Cairo
3. Visualization in the Real World
  • Lesson: Visualization in the real world
  • Listen: Michelle Rial
4. Data Storytelling for Regular Folks
  • Lesson: Data storytelling for regular folks
  • Listen: Neil Halloran
5. Historical Visualizations
  • Lesson: Historical visualizations
  • Listen: Sandra Rendgen
6. Visualizing Large Data Sets
  • Lesson: Visualizing large data sets
  • Listen: Elijah Meeks
7. Unicorns
  • Lesson: Unicorns
  • Listen: Shirley Wu
8. Text Analysis and Visualization
  • Lesson: Text analysis and visualization
  • Listen: Richard Brath
9. Maps
  • Lesson: Maps
  • Listen: Kenneth Field
10. Visualization for a Cause
  • Lesson: Visualization for a cause
  • Listen: Olga Tsubiks
11. It's All in the Details
  • Lesson: It's all in the details
  • Listen: Andy Kirk
12. Becoming an Information Designer
  • Lesson: Becoming an information designer
  • Listen: Federica Fragapane
13. Data Literacy
  • Lesson: Data Literacy
  • Listen: Ben Jones
14. Daily Practice
  • Lesson: Daily practice
  • Listen: Amy Cesal
15. Data Visualizaion at Scale in Industry
  • Lesson: Data visualizaion at scale in industry
  • Listen: Diana Yoo
16. Concept Visualization
  • Lesson: Concept visualization
  • Listen: Francis Gagnon on concept visualization
17. Data Visualization Research
  • Lesson: Data Visualization Research
  • Listen: Petra Isenberg

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