Two-Day Course: From Theory to Practice

Overview

  • Cost: $960
  • Difficulty level: Intermediate
  • Intended audience: Business Analysts, BI Managers/Directors, Engineers/Professionals,
    Academic Researchers
  • Software: Tableau, Gephi, Jigsaw

Topics covered in this course include...

  • Strengths and weaknesses of our cognition and visual attention
  • Expanding your graph (and interaction) vocabulary
  • Data acquisition, understanding, and wrangling
  • Storytelling
  • Leveraging visual analytics in your organization
  • Answering questions in structured data (using Tableau)
  • Answering questions in network data (using Gephi)
  • Answering questions in text data (using Jigsaw)
  • End-to-end "do-it-yourself" exercise & presentations

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FAQ

  • Are there any prerequisites for this course?
    No, although watching the VA Overview or attending the Half-Day Course: Introduction to Visual Analytics will certainly help you digest the material in the Two-Day Course.

Upcoming Two-Day Courses

TBD Fall 2017
9:00-17:00

Part 1 and 2

  • Location: SFU Harbour Centre (Rm# TBA, 515 West Hastings St. Vancouver, BC)
  • Duration: 2 x 8 hours (with breaks)