What did I learn from Encode 2019?

For those who don’t know, Encode was a brand new conference hosted in London on September 18th-20th featuring workshops, debates and presentations. It focused on the pillars of design, education and journalism within data visualisation. There were many great takeaway quotes, inspirations and ideas from the conference, so without further ado let’s get started: Grab […]

Does it matter if shapes overlap in a visualisation?

This post is a brief journey through the design process for my recent visualisation showing the first 3500+ members of the Data Visualisation Society┬áBy way of a challenge, we were provided with anonymised data – consisting of just sign-up dates/times, self-reported scores averaged over three areas (summarised using the terms “data”, “visualisation” and “society”, and […]