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Friday, October 23 • 10:15am - 11:00am
Same data, different chart: How the form of data affects what users can see

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So, you need to make a chart. Where do you start? This talk will give you an overview of the decisions that go into choosing the right visualization for your user—and for the data. We’ll talk about which visualization to use when, and how different charts support user tasks. In addition to the basic line charts and bar charts, we’ll also look at some more complicated examples to explore how you can use a design perspective to create more interesting and useful visual forms.

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Erica Gunn

Senior Lead Data Visualization Designer, Medidata
Erica Gunn is a data visualization designer at Medidata/Dassault Systemes, where she creates systems to connect pharmaceutical databases to client tasks in generalized and reusable ways. She received her MFA in information design from Northeastern University in 2017. In a previous... Read More →

Friday October 23, 2020 10:15am - 11:00am EDT
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