Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design at the University of Michigan

Penny W. Stamps Speaker Series

Lisa Strausfeld

Visualizing Data

November 7, 2013

Lisa Strausfeld

Lisa Strausfeld is currently Global Head of Data Visualization at Bloomberg where she was hired in 2012 to build and lead a new team dedicated to creating consumer-focused interactive data products. From 2002 to 2011 Lisa was a partner at Pentagram specializing in digital information design projects. Lisa was a recipient of The National Design Award for Interaction Design in 2010. In her presentation, Lisa discusses “Why data visualization? Why now?” - defining the attributes of successful data visualizations and how can they be generalized to other design media. 

Supported by AIGA Detroit, the Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning, the School of Information and U-M Libraries.

Unless otherwise noted, all programs take place on Thursdays at 5:10 pm at the historic Michigan Theater, located at 603 E. Liberty Street in downtown Ann Arbor, and are free of charge and open to the public.

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