Special host: M. Liu Yong, Mainland first MOOC open courseware trainer with “Learn Gephi in Chinese”
Time: 24 November 2012, 2:30 pm-5:00pm
Venue: Xindanwei, 50 Yongjia Rd. Shanghai
Notice: This event is by reservation ONLY. And we are expecting no more than 40 audiences. Please complete the reservation form on this page before you come.
Sharism Lab presents
Data, Social Network and Visualization
Join us to share your views, projects and ideas about data and visualization.
Any people interested by big data, social network analysis, information design and visualization.
It will be an open discussion, so please bring your own projects to share with people there!
About the event:
Liu Yong, Mainland first MOOC (Massive Online Open Courseware) “Learn Gephi in Chinese” will share his feedback about massive online training and visualization software.
Gephi course attendees will share their work and on-hands experience about data visualization
Presentation by people in the audience about personal / professional projects related to data and visualization
Open discussion about how to build a research community and discussion group about data visualization in mainland China
Collecting dataviz projects
We want to use this occasion to start collecting existing dataviz projects from Mainland China. You can upload your own work using a Douban account and then share it publicly during the event.
About the speaker Liu Yong / 刘勇（@ooof ）
in March 2012, Liu Yong started an online training program (MOOC Massive Online Open Courseware) about data visualization software Gephi on Udemy platform. In October 2012 already more than 800 attendees has joined the course. Member of NGO 2.0 Researcher at MIT New Media Action Lab.