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Friday, April 17 • 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Data Visualization for Dummies

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Want to use interesting data sets to create killer online presentations? Learn the ins and outs of turning data into powerful online graphics that users can easily engage with. Alex Salkever of Silk.co will start the workshop with a shared data set and walk you through how to analyze and display it using Silk, an online data visualization platform. Jewel Loree, data analyst at Tableau in Seattle, will teach you to use Tableau software to create web-ready visualizations. Attendees should download and install Tableau Public prior to the session.

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Wilson Hsieh

User Success Analyst, import.io
Wilson Hsieh is a user success analyst at import.io. Prior to joining import.io, Wilson worked at Fidelity Investments as a Next Generation Contact Center analyst, an operational analyst and a financial representative on the High Opportunity Team. His achievements include receiving Q3 Excellence in Action for his work as a customer advocate and bringing in $1.5 million in outside assets in his first 3 months.
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Jewel Loree

Data Analyst, Tableau
Jewel Loree is equal parts data junkie and artist. As a Senior Data Analyst for Tableau Public she assists journalists, bloggers, and hobbyists create data visualizations that are insightful, interesting, engaging, and beautiful. Follow her on Twitter: @jeweloree.
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Alex Salkever

Head of growth, product marketing, and business development, Silk
Alex Salkever is head of marketing and data journalism evangelism at Silk.co. He was an award-winning freelancer and reporter for 10 years, including five spent as Technology Editor of BusinessWeek.com covering Silicon Valley. He has trained dozens of hundreds of journalists and students on how to use Silk for data publishing, data analysis and data visualization. His own data visualization works and data stories have been appeared in numerous... Read More →


Friday April 17, 2015 1:00pm - 5:00pm
The Impact Hub 901 Mission Street Suite 105 San Francisco, CA 94103

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