Virtual and In-Person | October 27th – 30th, 2020

Data Visualization Track

Explore the beauty of visualization brought to you by the world’s most creative minds

Data Visualization

The data visualization track at ODSC West 2020 brings together the world’s most creative minds that are changing the way we visualize, understand, and interact with data. Join a community of designers, data scientists, and developers to learn the art of storytelling, information communication, and data visualization using the latest open source tools and techniques.

 We offer multiple talks, workshops, and interactive presentations to help you understand and create beautiful, insightful, and actionable data graphics and visuals.

Previous Speakers

Jared Lander
Jared Lander

Chief Data Scientist, Author of R for Everyone, Professor at Lander Analytics, Columbia Business School

Jane Adams
Jane Adams

Data Visualization Artist at University of Vermont Complex Systems Center

Dr. Kirk Borne
Dr. Kirk Borne

Principal Data Scientist at Booz Allen Hamilton

Mehrnoosh Sameki, PhD
Mehrnoosh Sameki, PhD

Technical Program Manager at Microsoft

Eric Ma, PhD
Eric Ma, PhD

Data Carpentry Instructor and Author of nxviz Package

Joy Payton
Joy Payton

Supervisor, Data Education at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Ryan Harter
Ryan Harter

Senior Staff Data Scientist at Mozilla

Paul Kowalczyk, PhD
Paul Kowalczyk, PhD

Senior Data Scientist at Solvay

Saptarshi Guha, PhD
Saptarshi Guha, PhD

Senior Staff Data Scientist at Mozilla

Sessions on Data Visualization

  • Workshop: A Hands-On Tutorial for Training Interpretable Variational Autoencoders Using siVAE

  • Tutorial: Causal Inference in Data Science

  • Training: Painting with Data: Introduction to d3.js

  • Training: From Stored Data To Data Stories: Building Data Narratives With Open-source Tools

  • Training: Building Web Applications in R Using Shiny

  • Workshop: Mapping Geographic Data in R

  • Training: From Numbers to Narrative: Turning Raw Data into Compelling Stories with Impact

  • Training: Data Visualization: From Square One to Interactivity

You Will Meet

The Data Visualization track at ODSC West 2020 is where industry’s top creative minds gather to discuss and shape the most exciting trends and topics in data visualization. Whether you are a data visualization expert, or just starting your journey on better data presentation, this is the conference for you.

  • Thought leaders working in data science

  • Data visualization professionals

  • Graphic artists

  • Data scientists

  • UX designers

  • Business intelligence experts

  • Graphic designers

  • Media & publishing data storytellers

  • Startup founders and executives

Why Attend?

Organizations are now understanding the need to break down big data to make it intuitive, insightful, and actionable. Be among the first to understand the power of data visualization.

Immerse yourself in two days of in-depth talks and workshops on data visualization and data science topics, tools, and languages.

Get full access to the full suite of recorded presentations on-demand post conference.

With an incredible lineup, this event will provide the training and insight for professionals who understand their organization’s need to deliver compelling data visualization.

Get access to the Open Data Visualization Conference plus 5 other co-located conferences including open data science, big data science, and disruptive data science.

Connect with peers and top industry professionals at our many networking events to discover your next job, service, product or startup.

Sign Up for ODSC WEST | October 27th – 30th, 2020

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