Data Visualisation: A Taster


In 2011 it was estimated that 1.8 zettabytes of data was created, enough to fill 57 billion 32Gig iPads, and estimates that data production would double every two years (see the Digital Universe study). The availability of data opens new opportunities to provide information, intelligence and insight into every aspect of institutional life.

In this talk Tony Hirst and Martin Hawksey will a taster of some of the tools and techniques used to explore and communicate some of this data. The talk will also touch upon the ethics and benefits when using these techniques.

Speakers: Tony Hirst and Martin Hawksey


The slides are  available on the Slideshare repository and embedded below.

A video recording of this talk is available on Vimeo and embedded below.