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Reflections about the Open Knowledge Conference 2013

Reflections about the Open Knowledge Conference 2013 Reflections about the Open Knowledge Conference 2013

I'd like to share with you a few key insights I took with me from the OKCon 2013 regarding contextualization of data, the future of social interaction, data privacy and our role in reshaping society. Read more

Review of the SEE#8 Conference

Review of the SEE#8 Conference Review of the SEE#8 Conference

For this year’s SEE#8 conference we headed off to Wiesbaden’s Schlachthof. Let us reflect a bit on the things we learned. Read more

Review: Designing Data Visualizations

Review: Designing Data Visualizations Review: Designing Data Visualizations

Here's how a rookie experienced his first introduction to visualization from Julie Steele and Noah Iliinsky's new book Designing Data Visualizations. What he learned and how this helps him to move forward. Read more

Review of the Eyeo Festival 2011

Review of the Eyeo Festival 2011 Review of the Eyeo Festival 2011

We spent the last week at the Eyeo Festival in Minneapolis and were blown away by the inspiring and creative atmosphere and the many, many talented and fun people we had the chance to meet. Read more

Review of the opendata.ch 2011 Conference

Review of the opendata.ch 2011 Conference Review of the opendata.ch 2011 Conference

On June 24th 2011, the opendata.ch 2011 Conference took place at the Swiss Federal Archives in Berne. Over 150 people from politics, journalism, science and technology gathered to hear about and discuss Switzerland's future on the Open Government Data front. Read more

Review of the Visualizing Europe Conference

Review of the Visualizing Europe Conference Review of the Visualizing Europe Conference

Power and potential of data visualization with an european perspective was the core topic of Visualizing Europe, a one-day conference organized by Visualizing.org, Information Aesthetics and the OpenKnowledge Foundation. With a speaker list that didn't leave no wishes open, an intimate and focused audience and stellar organization the event was a overall success. Read more

Review of the SEE#6 Conference

Review of the SEE#6 Conference Review of the SEE#6 Conference

Once again, the good folks of Scholz & Volkmer under the direction of Michael Volkmer achieved to impress me with a well-organized and super inspirational conference. A great list of speakers that complemented each other well, a beautiful venue that held over 900 happy participants and a sound program made this year's see a great success. Read more

Review: Processing for Visual Artists

Review: Processing for Visual Artists Review: Processing for Visual Artists

In a friendly and informal style, Andrew Glassner lets the reader peek over his shoulder to learn how to program from the ground up to create expressive images and interactive art. Read more

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