Libraryhack 2011 at the State Library of Victoria was an event held on Friday 20 May 2011 to promote and support the national Libraryhack 2011 competition. The event followed a seminar format. The three presenters were Ben Hosken, Jon Grant, and Scott Lewis. There were 45 attendees at these seminars.
Author: Ben Hosken
Description: Flinklabs is a data visualisation firm who has delivered products such as data visualisations of public transport systems in Melbourne and Sydney. Ben Hosken, Flinklabs founder, delivered an engaging presentation which gave an insight into the methodology and philosophy of data visualisation. Workers in this field need to understand the maths, computer science, as well as the human emotions involved in data interpretation. Some of Flinklabs best work has been easy to deliver visualisations which make an immediate impact on its audience.
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