Connect with the DataFam at Tableau Conference 2021

We’ve pulled together this insider’s guide to help you connect with the DataFam and make TC21 your best one yet!

In 2008, we held our first Tableau Conference for a couple hundred people in Seattle. Since then, it’s grown into a global, interactive event that unites the world's largest data Community.

And it’s all because of you, our DataFam. Thank you for all that you do for data and for each other.

You are the magic ingredient that makes TC so special—you are innovative, brilliant, kind, and helpful. Whether we’re virtual or in person, we can always count on you to bring your passion for data while lending a hand to help others along in their data journey. 

We’re excited for all the ways you’ll get to learn, connect, support, and have fun with our DataFam during TC21. We’ve pulled together this insider’s guide to help you make TC21 your best one yet!

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Connect with your DataFam

  • Sign up for TC21 Slack to follow Community channels, chat with your DataFam, join speaker Q&As, and find live support and resources
  • Explore the Braindate platform to find Community conversations or host your own
  • Follow #Datafam and #Data21 on Twitter
  • Register for The 2021 Vizzies (nominate someone by Oct 31)

Support your DataFam

Have Fun with your DataFam

Community Episode Directory

Across our 17 Community episodes, there is truly something for everyone—whether you’re a Tableau beginner, expert, a new DataFam member, or Zen Master. We’ve got you covered! Get the inside scoop on all community-led content from some of the speakers themselves:

Power of Community

Iron Viz 2021 Championship
#DATASaber: Accelerating Data Culture with Community in Japan (in Japanese)
Find Your Voice: How Community Builds Confidence
Tableau Zen Masters Share Their Best Advice


Data + Diversity: How Tableau is building an Inclusive Community
Data + Diversity: A Fireside Chat with Dr. Michael Sorrell and Jackie Yeaney
Data + Women and You: The past, present and future

Data Leadership

How to Become an Advocate for Data Literacy
Tableau Foundation: Democratizing police budget data

Product Tips and Tricks

Trucos Rápidos de Tableau ¡en Español! (Tips/Tricks in Spanish)
Shhh....Tableau Secrets from the Experts
Tableau Drilldown: How to level up in Tableau
Tableau Speed Tips: Tricks for all skill levels
Make It Better: Tips for Better Dashboard Design
Inclusive Design: Making Dashboards Engaging, Informative AND Accessible
Minimalist Designs for Maximum Communication
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