by Anand S (@sanand0) on Sunday, 11 August 2013

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Section
Full talk

Technical level
Intermediate

Objective

How can we create new types of visuals ourselves? Is there method behind the art?

Description

The Grammar of Graphics describes how to map data to aesthetics of layouts. What is missing is a grammar of layouts. How do we create these? This talk explores structures of new layouts and some means of creating them with d3.js.

Requirements

A working knowledge of how to use d3.js

Speaker bio

Anand is a data scientist at Gramener, a data visualisation company.