Designing High Impact Data Visualizations

Presentation Date: 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019


Harvard Kennedy School

Presentation Slides: 

This workshop will introduce design principles for creating data visualizations that are elegant and capture the essence of an insight, message, or recommendation distilled from data analysis.  You will learn guidelines for selecting the appropriate types of charts for representing the underlying data and conveying key takeaways. There will be hands-on exercises using web-based software such as Flourish to generate graphs and charts effortlessly.  Participants will be introduced to a workflow for designing high impact visuals for publication in reports, presentations, and online.

Course: Data and Information Visualization