What can data visualization do for human rights advocacy? My chapter on the promises and pitfalls of data viz cambridge.org/core/product/3FB

Hey all, a friend of mine has a sabbatical coming this July+August and is looking to level up her data viz / user interface skills, particularly integrating physical spaces and interaction. Any interesting summer conferences or courses you recommend, particularly outside the USA?

Had fun running the Solo teaser trailer through the Google Cloud Vision API: twitter.com/backspace/status/9

Just posted this Introduction to Data Visualization for Human Rights backspace.com/notes/2018/01/an, including data collection and visualization tips and hazards. Check it out! vis.social/media/P17HVHUI4ORe1

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