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Data and Visualisation - An interactive picture paints a thousand data points

24 September 2019: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Mahitahi Colab
NMIT
A Block Main Entrance
322 Hardy St
Nelson

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It was once said that a picture paints a thousand words. In today's digital world a picture is often the visual representation of many data points in a constant state of change. This digital art we all see in our workplaces, homes and daily lives is enabling a revolution in interactive storytelling that has been gaining momentum for over a decade now.

At this event we play host to two talented Data and Visualisation specialists. Although based here in Nelson, they work with clients across New Zealand and the globe. We will hear how they are using data and digital art to visualise stories.

About The Speaker

Tama Easton

Tama is the co-founder and Technical Director at UpShiftt Limited. Tama has built multiple award winning websites and visualisations across a wide range of industries. Tama is a veteran mountain biker who was awarded the "SPARC Cycling Champion of the Year" in 2007 for his efforts promoting cycling in New Zealand using digital media. More recently Tama and the UpShift team have been working with the Diabetes Wise team at Stanford University School of Medicine.

Krupesh Desai

Krupesh is currently a Data and Intelligence consultant at Montage Professional services. Krupesh has a vast amount of experience working on data-related solutions for over a decade. After post-graduation in computer science from AUT Krupesh worked on data migration and Business Intelligence at NMDHB where he played a key role in moving a twenty four year old legacy system to a new regional patient management system enabling the revolution to data and visualisation within the DHB. Krupesh is both Power BI and Tableau certified.

Registration Details:

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ITP Corporate Partners and approved organisations can opt to pay by invoice by calling 0800 252 255 or emailing attendee and business details through to registrations@itp.nz. Credit criteria and other conditions apply.


Please note that this session may be video or audio recorded for viewing by other members at a later date. As it is possible that audience members may be incidentally recorded, please let us know if you specifically want to be excluded and we will ensure you are not shown.

Attendance Cost

All ITP Financial MembersFREE
Staff of Corporate Partners (20% Discount)$17.39 + GST / $20.00 incl GST
Non-Members$21.74 + GST / $25.00 incl GST

 
 
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