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Learn about dataviz and infographic storytelling

Online workshop on 14–15 July 2021

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ONLINE WORKSHOPS

I am excited to bring my workshops online.
Join me to discuss dataviz, sketch some data stories, and improve your design and infographic skills!

Upcoming Masterclasses

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, all my Masterclasses and live events are online, which is great because it means that you can join from anywhere in the world.

Here is a list of upcoming events:

19–20 May 2021 > Short format hosted by The Guardian Masterclasses | Register your interest

15–16–17 Jun 2021 > Long format hosted by Graphic Hunters | Register your interest

14–15 July 2021 > Medium format independently organised | Register your interest

Past Workshops

V&A, London
National Digital Design Conference [ND2C], Islamabad
D&AD Conference, London
School of Public Health, London
Irish Design Year, Dublin
Data4Change, Beirut
Graphic Hunters, Utrecht
The Guardian Masterclasses, London
London College of Communication, London
Central Saint Martins University, London
Ravensbourne University, London

Southbank University, London

ABOUT THE WORKSHOPS

Learn about data driven storytelling

My introductory masterclass combines theoretical instruction with exercises in sketching and storyboarding. The workshop provides hands-on perspective regarding the decision-making processes which go into the creation of effective data-driven narratives.

METHODOLOGY

The content is delivered through a mix of teaching, discussions and group practices. Attendees work independently and in groups.

CONTENT

Topics covered on the day include:

• The history and principles of data visualisation
Visual perception theory in practice
An effective visual display of information
Colour theory and usage
Charting conventions
Visual and interactive storytelling
Primary considerations: audience, purpose, medium
An overview of digital tools

AUDIENCE

The workshops are designed for a mix of professions and individual interests. Many participants are seeking to become more confident in processing data and generate more creative visual narratives.

GOALS

Participants will come away with an understanding of:

The why and how we visualise data
How to evaluate the effectiveness of data driven communication
• H
ow to identify best-fit solutions for data visualisation
• How to use visual metaphores to create compelling outcomes
A vocabulary of terms to bring into their workflow

Selected clients

I have delivered training for public and private organisations. Some of my clients include Google, Pfizer and the UN ILO and I have been a visiting lecturer at the London College of Communication, Ravensbourne and Southbank University.

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