Infographics and data visualizations are powerful communication tools to make information easier to understand and more memorable to an audience.
You can apply the concept of “designing to communicate with data” to PowerPoint presentations, reports, blog posts and infographics. Randy will share the science behind why infographics work, great examples of how companies are leveraging infographics to communicate information, and design secrets anyone can use to overcome the most common pitfalls and mistakes designers make.
He’ll also share top software and websites that designers use, including many free tools that anyone can use. You’ll get many actionable tips and links you can use right away in your own communication.
Wednesday, March 7
12:00 – 1:00 pm CST
STC Chapter Members – FREE
STC Members – $5.00
Non-members – $10.00
About the Speaker
Randy Krum is an infographics and data visualization designer, author of the book, Cool Infographics: Effective Communication with Data Visualization and Design, instructor of Infographics and Data Visualization Design at SMU’s Continuing and Professional Education program (CAPE), host of the video training site DataVizTV.com, and Organizer for the DFW Data Visualization & Infographics Meetup group. Randy also runs the popular website, Coolinfographics.com, and is the Founder and President of InfoNewt, his design company that designs infographics and visualizations for clients used for both online marketing and internal communications. Randy speaks at conferences, universities, corporate events, and government agencies about infographics design, data visualization methods, visual content marketing, and the effective use of visual information. Learn more at RandyKrum.com