[CANCELED] Oct. 19: Tableau Workshop for Science Writers

Unfortunately, we need to cancel this event. We hope to reschedule the event in the near future. If you paid for the event, you will be refunded.
We apologize for any inconvenience.

No coding necessary:
SWINY presents data visualization workshop with Tableau

Do you have to learn coding to produce compelling data journalism projects? Not necessarily, says Cynthia Andrews, a data artist at Tableau and web producer at NBC Universal. In this hands-on workshop, Andrews will show how to use Tableau Public to discover stories within datasets and create interactive visualizations that move your story forward. Among other things, participants will use Tableau to recreate projects that appeared in the Upshot section of The New York Times.

What you’ll need:

  • Bring your laptop
  • Install Tableau Public by going here
  • Create a Tableau Public account here

When:
Wednesday, Oct. 19,  6:30  to 9  pm
6:30 to 7 pm: registration; networking; light refreshments
7 to 8:30 pm: workshop
8:30 to 9 pm: networking

Where:
Tableau Offices
130 5th Avenue (between 18th and 19th Streets)
7th Floor

Subway:
1/2/3 to 14th Street
4/5/6/L/N/Q/R to Union Square

Cost:
Free for 2016 dues-paid SWINY members
$10 for nonmembers

Refund/cancellation Policy: SWINY will refund admission fees provided we are notified by noon on Tuesday,  Oct. 18.

The time for this evening event is TBD, but since space is limited to 20, make sure you RSVP soon to secure your spot, and no later than Oct. 18, at https://form.jotform.com/swiny/oct-19-data-visualization-workshop.

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