Mona Chalabi: Sequence, Sequence… Surprise! Designing Data for Maximum Impact

As data editor for the Guardian US, Mona Chalabi contextualizes big numbers with her signature illustrated — and often provocative — data visualizations. But her end goal isn’t just a shareable image; it’s to make sure readers understand the big picture. In this talk, Chalabi shares her approach to storytelling with data, including:

What common mistakes to avoid when presenting data
Why data visualization can never be totally subjective
How repetition and surprise can be wielded to emphasize important information

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