Chart Chat2023-02-11T23:28:23+00:00

Watch as Jeffrey Shaffer, Steve Wexler, Amanda Makulec, and Andy Cotgreave debate the good, the bad, and the “scaredy-cats” of data visualization.

One of the biggest lessons these industry leaders have learned is the importance of collaboration, iteration, and friction. Their passionate screen-sharing debates made for better dashboards and a better book.

By tuning in you’ll learn how to apply their thought processes to your own work. You’ll be entertained, and you’ll build better visualizations.

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Chart Chat Live — Round 12

In this Chart Chat we'll look at the Index Chart popularized by the Financial Times and how and why you should use it in your own organizations, how the [...]

Chart Chat Live — Round 11

In this special Chart Chat Steve, Jeff, Amanda, and Andy try to give you the tools to parse and filter the barrage of data visualizations around the Coronavirus. We'll [...]

Chart Chat Live — Round 10

Steve, Jeff, and Amanda discuss The Data Visualization Society anniversary Voronoi charts Longform dashboards Visualizing the Coronavirus

Chart Chat Live — Round 9

Amanda Makulec joins Steve and Jeff and they discuss The Data Visualization Society Mona Chalabi and Marimekko charts Grammar of graphics and comparing Tableau with Power BI Curved timelines [...]

Chart Chat Live — Round 7

Steve and Jeff discuss Kelly Martin How Steve spent his summer (a lot of reading) The importance of iterating Data Visualization Society survey Tableau animation (alpha release) [...]

Chart Chat Live — Round 5

Steve and Jeff discuss Criticisms of our criticisms The cost of having a "large amplifier" Thoughts on Viz of the Day How to avoid having the tool dictate the [...]

Chart Chat Live — Round 4

Andy Cotgreave joins Steve and Jeff as they discuss Name the author Things that delighted Things that dismayed Adding music to augment a visualization Getting academic papers to be [...]

Chart Chat Live — Round 3

Chris Love joins Steve and Jeff as they discuss Lollipop charts (again) Bar (chart) hopping Name the author Things that delighted Things that dismayed More on population pyramids (and [...]

Chart Chat Live — Round 2

Jeff and Steve discuss Jeff's makeover of the Nightingale "Rose" chart Lollipop charts Getting feedback from your audience (so you can see with fresh eyes) Joey Cherdarchuk from Dark [...]

Chart Chat Live – Round 1

November 28, 2018 Thank you to everyone that joined our first Chart Chat Live webinar. In addition to the recording above, you can [...]