Looking to learn skills that will help you and your newsroom thrive? Join IRE and NICAR in Baltimore for their annual conference devoted to computer-assisted reporting. Come and learn about tools you need to dig deeper into stories and give readers, viewers and your online audience the information they're demanding.
The Tableau Teams are excited to host two sessions.
Tableau Public for Beginners
Learn how to create beautiful, interactive data visualizations on short deadlines. No programming required. You'll learn everything you need to build data visualizations and publish them to your website just like a video. We'll teach you how to:
• Connect to Excel files and other data
• Create maps and charts
• Format them beautifully
• Make them interactive
Tableau Public is a free tool for journalists. No previous experience with Tableau is necessary to take this class. Laptops will be provided.
Tableau Public for Pros
Take your data visualization skills to the next level. In this class we'll push Tableau's capabilities further to create more complex visualizations. You'll learn how to:
• Clean and format dirty data
• Use multiple data sources in the same visualization
• Build more advanced visualizations
• Employ advanced interactive elements
Tableau Public is a free tool for journalists. Class participants should have some experience with Tableau or have taken the morning beginner course. Laptops will be provided.