A new, widely-adopted method for presentations:
meetings are smarter, more effective, 20% shorter.
Fundamental design strategies for all information
displays: sentences, tables, diagrams, maps, charts,
images, video, data visualizations, and randomized
displays for making graphical statistical inferences.
New ideas on spectatorship, consuming reports.
How to assess the credibility of a presentation
and its presenter, how to detect cherry-picking,
how to reason about alternative explanations.
Standards of comparison for workaday and for cutting
edge visualizations. How to identify excellent
information architectures and use them as models and
comparison sets for your own work and for the work
of your contractors. Monitoring the designs of others.
The future of information displays: 4K, 6K, 8K video
maps moving in time.
Practical examples are from everywhere: science, social
science, music, business, finance, sports, art, medicine,
architecture, NASA, government reports.
The entire course is taught by Edward Tufte.
The fee for the one-day course is $380 per person. This fee
includes all four books, Visual Explanations, Envisioning
Information, The Visual Display of Quantitative
Information, and Beautiful Evidence.
Groups of 10 or more, registering simultaneously, receive
a 20% discount.
For full-time teaching faculty, students, postdocs, the
fee is $200. To register, follow the instructions online
and document your status with the following information:
(1) Image of your current student, faculty, postdoc ID
(2) A direct phone number of a registrar or department
office that can verify your status, or a direct link to an
institutional website that shows your position.
There are no other discounts.
Graphics Press federal tax ID number: 06-1637582
The one-day course meets from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
Registration begins at 8:45 am. Lunch is on your own.
Dress is informal.
Call 800 822-2454 or 203 250-7007 between 9.00 am
and 5.00 pm EST.
Early registration is suggested; these are large courses which often fill
requires a credit card. Purchase orders should be faxed or mailed.
Groups can use the
group registration form
or fax, mail or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Please call 203 272-9187 or 800 822-2454.
Payment is required in advance but it is refundable, less a $50 processing
fee, if your cancellation is received three full business days before the
course. If you fail to attend and do not notify us in advance, the fee is not
refunded. Substitutes are welcome.
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