1. SPD@FIT: "New York Magazine at 40" Panel Discussion


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    In the first night of our 2008-2009 season, the SPD@FIT Speaker Series presents a celebration of New York Magazine's 40th anniversary, with co-founder Milton Glaser; original Art Director Walter Bernard; Robert Newman, Art Director for a time in the mid-90s; current Design Director Chris Dixon and Editor-In-Chief Adam Moss. Moderated by Blender Creative Director Dirk Barnett, the panel discusses the magazine's creation in 1968 & the way it shaped city/regional magazines to come, the evolution of the logo, the role of infographics in the magazine, the myth of working with a "giant budget," the realities of collaborating with the design and photo communities, and, of course, ideas for the McCain Cover Challenge '08.

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    • Visual Communications Panel


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      3 Visual Communications professionals-- from Washington Post, The Pew Foundation, and Duke & The Duck-- share their experience in designing and creating visual messaging that resonates with targeted audiences and conveys stories in memorable ways. Wilson Andrews, Tony Kopetchny, and Alex Herder each give 15 minute presentations of their own work, followed by Q&A with NAS communications staff.

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      • Creating Infographics Easily With Marketing Impact


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        If your Small Business wants to stand out in Social Media and beyond, infographics (or, information graphics) is the way you can make your content (subject matter expertise or thought leadership) do just that! Infographics are everywhere these days. Postings arrive in our email inboxes to Facebook and Twitter feeds daily. So, why do we (as consumers) love the infographic? Well, most of that can be explained by brain science and the fact that we are all visual learners, taking in about 80% of our information by our senses of sight. Pair the visuals with great informationabout your business and you have an amazing way to draw people to your website. And, this means that you (as a marketer) should be using this marketing tour de force in your business. What we will discuss in this Webinar: *marketing strategies for utilizing the infographic in product- and service-based businesses *the data you should collect and include in your infographic *how to create an infographic simply using tools any small business has access to on the Web In this Web-based seminar, Ray Sidney-Smith, Digital Strategist at W3 Consulting, walks you step-by-step through creating stellar infographics easily, effectively and efficiently for your company. NOTES (URLs and other information shared during the Webinar): http://w3cinc.com/web - Web domains, WordPress and website hosting, email hosting, and more. http://statplanet.org http://gapminder.org http://wordle.net http://developers.google.com/chart http://visual.ly http://ease.ly http://piktochart.com http://infogr.am http://www-958.ibm.com/software/analytics/manyeyes/ http://geocommons.com

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        • UX Oxford: Robin Richards on "Telling stories with Infographics"


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          UX Oxford - Monthly speaker series on user experience. Inspiring talk + free drinks + meet friendly peers. www.uxoxford.co.uk Sponsored by: • Bunnyfoot (bunnyfoot.co.uk) • Oxford Computer Consultants (oxfordcc.co.uk) • White October (whiteoctober.co.uk) • Torchbox (torchbox.com) Filmed by: Third Lens Films (thirdlensfilms.com/) Over the last few years infographics has rocketed into the public consciousness as a visual storytelling method. As with an creative outlet there are the good and bad examples, within this talk we're explore what makes a good infographic, what to consider before you start sketching and work through some methods for creating an infographic. Talking about breaking down the data set to find the best story, constructing the correct story flow, understanding how to construct the clear story and what it is important. Could be useful to anyone who would like to create infographics, improve any skills if they are just starting out, understand how to use infographics as part of their storytelling. About Robin: Robin runs Bristol based ripetungi, designing User experiences for web and mobile, while telling stories with data visualisation and infographics. He has worked with clients like NIke, Samsung, GE and raises awareness for issues using visual storytelling. http://ripetungi.com/

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          • Online seminar Infographics


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            Online seminar over Infographics door lector Piet Bakker. Uitgangspunt is het onderzoek 'Every picture tells a story' om methoden, technieken en kennis te ontwikkelen voor het produceren van effectieve infographics. Het uitgevoerd is uitgevoerd door het Lectoraat Crossmediale Kwaliteitsjournalistiek van de Faculteit Communicatie & Journalistiek van de Hogeschool Utrecht, onder leiding van lector Piet Bakker. En met medewerking van o.a. Beroepsorganisatie Nederlandse Ontwerpers, De Argumentenfabriek en In60seconds. Judith de Bruijn presenteert het seminar. Relevante links naar de informatie over het seminar zijn te vinden op: http://www.everypicture.nl/2014/11/online-seminar-infographics-links-presentatie-video/

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            • Jeff Talks: Deniz Cem Önduygu


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              Böceklerle, annesinin anatomi kitaplarıyla ve kağıt-kalemle geçen bir çocukluğun ardından biyoloji ve tasarım arasında kalıp İTÜ Endüstri Ürünleri Tasarımı bölümünü seçti. Yarattığı evrimsel grafik tasarım programı Gráphagos ile 2010'da Sabancı Üniversitesi’nden Görsel İletişim Tasarımı alanında yüksek lisans derecesini aldı. 2012’de, iki mühendis arkadaşıyla kurduğu Çilek Ağacı adlı veri analizi ve görselleştirme kolektifi ile yaptığı işlerle Information Is Beautiful Awards’dan iki ödül aldı. Grafik tasarım çalışmalarını Emre Parlak ile birlikte Fevkalade dahilinde sürdürüyor. Bilim ve felsefe okumaya/yazmaya/çizmeye devam ediyor. Jeff Talks İstanbul'da ufak bir tasarım atölyesi tarafından Studio-X Istanbul'da gerçekleştirilmektedir. Ses/Görüntü Kaydı ve Kurgu: Işık Kaya

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              • MAD by Domestika 2014 – Fernando Baptista (ENG)


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                http://www.madinspain.com – http://domestika.org This graphic artist from Bilbao began his career 22 years ago with the newspaper El Correo and has spent the last 7 years in Washington D.C. working at National Geographic’s headquarters. He has become one of the most recognised graphic designers in the world. Each of his projects is a culmination of months of research, sketching and testing, through which he looks to achieve the most comprehensive representation of the story that is to be told. The process includes models and the study of different points of view drawn from 100 people’s opinions about the approach. Finally, Fernando focuses on the artistic side of the project, using traditional and modern methods to produce a brilliant result. It will be a pleasure to learn from one of the masters of world infographic journalism.

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                • Journalism in the Age of Data


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                  Journalists are coping with the rising information flood by borrowing data visualization techniques from computer scientists, researchers and artists. Some newsrooms are already beginning to retool their staffs and systems to prepare for a future in which data becomes a medium. But how do we communicate with data, how can traditional narratives be fused with sophisticated, interactive information displays? Watch the full version with annotations and links at http://datajournalism.stanford.edu. Produced during a 2009-2010 John S. Knight Journalism Fellowship at Stanford University.

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                  • Information is Beautiful @ OFFF 2011


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                    David McCandless talk at OFFF 2011 (Barcelona) about information and data visualization.

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