Planning-ness 2013: How to Turn Data into Design

Presented at Planning-ness Conference 2013 by Michelle LeClerc & Erik Brown. Illustration by Jehoaddan Kulakoff.

Humans have always found comfort and gained knowledge from storytelling. From cave drawings to fairy tales, stories help humans process and understand the world. Data is no different. You’ll learn how to bring data to life in clear, compelling ways through the information design process, from research to analysis to layout. Key takeaways include topic identification, wireframing, and graphic design.