Science of Visualization

A session at Strata 2012

  • Jock Mackinlay

Wednesday 29th February, 2012

10:40am to 11:20am (PST)

Visual analysis is an iterative process for working with data that exploits the power of the human visual system. The formal core of visual analysis is the mapping of data to appropriate visual representations.

In this talk, you’ll learn: •What years of research by psychologists, statisticians and others have taught us about designing great visualizations •Fundamental principles for designing effective data views for yourself and others •How to systematically analyze data using your visual system

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Jock Mackinlay

Director Visual Analysis, Tableau Software

Next session in Ballroom AB

11:30am Effective Data Vizualisation by Hjalmar Gislason

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Strata 2012

United States United States, Santa Clara

28th February to 1st March 2012

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Time 10:40am11:20am PST

Date Wed 29th February 2012


Ballroom AB, Santa Clara Convention Center

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