Design & Data Viz: Crash Course

Tim Degner, Lead Designer at Nike, will explore design solutions for displaying and representing data. He will demonstrate industry best practices for visualizing information. As well as dive into solutions of effective visual communication. Tim will explain his process for creating designs for his clients. He’ll teach you things you could start using immediately for creating more engaging design experiences.

Welcome to a new sponsor this month! Our December event will generously be sponsored by Looker (http://www.looker.com). More info and a giveaway for attendees at the event!

Food & Drinks will be provided by SMU Pro (https://www.smu.edu/Pro)

LOCATION: Capital Factory + The DEC in Dallas at The Centrum. The easiest entrance to The Centrum’s visitor parking garage is located off Welborn Street, between North Hall Street and Cedar Springs Road. For easy access, please use the first elevator you see when entering the parking garage from Wellborn St. and select Floor 1. https://www.capitalfactory.com/parking/

FREE PARKING! Capital Factory now offers FREE parking for our Meetup events. Enter the parking garage by keying in your cell phone number, and write your number down on the sign-in sheet to be validated!

SCHEDULE:
6:30 – Doors Open for Networking & Food
6:50 – Group Announcements
7:00 – Design & Data Viz: Crash Course – Tim Degner, Nike
7:50 – Q&A and Open Discussion

Tim Degner has over 14 years of design experience. He has a passion for information design, visual storytelling & consumer insights. Tim transforms complex data into simple visuals. He loves creating presentations, infographics & dashboards. Tim has spoken in Dubai, Denver, Seoul & Seattle. He has also made thousands of prints & graphics for apparel companies. Currently, Tim is a Lead Designer for Nike North America Strategy.