There's a lot of conversation about the importance of data and visualization, yet there's very little discussion on its effectivity in actually driving insight and informing the general public about important events. In this session, panelists will explore the effectivity of data visualization and geographical mapping initiatives by highlighting where they succeed and where they fail.
Gilad Lotan (SocialFlow), also moderator
Nathan Matias (MIT Media Lab)
Marek Tuszynski (Tactical Technology Collective)
Tarek Amr (Global Voices, Egypt)
Kepha Ngito (Map Kibera)