Purpose-Driven Data Visualization with Alberto Cairo

Alberto Cairo, Ph.D., interviewed by James Pann, Ph.D. Alberto responds to the following questions during the recording: 00:00 – Introduction 01:24 – Data visualization and it’s importance 07:18 – Patterns that you find yourself repeating when creating visual data 15:30 – Situations in which annotations would be used to explain findings 18:53 – Signs that your chart is overcomplicated and methods to make complicated charts more understandable 24:18 – There is the famous quote by Feynman- “The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.” Suggestions for chart developers to help them be honest with themselves. 28:33 – Importance of the cognitive domain of attention from a designer point of view 34:34 – Resources and trainings that you suggest to become literate on the topic or gain “graphicacy” 35:37 – Your books and how to keep up with your work BLOG POST: https://evalnetwork.com/blog/data-talks-with-james-pann-episode-6-alberto-cairo/ CONNECT: – Subscribe to this YouTube channel – LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pannjames/ – Twitter: https://twitter.com/jpann Please reach out with comments and feedback! Thanks!

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