Lisa Strausfeld is currently Global Head of Data Visualization at Bloomberg where she was hired in 2012 to build and lead a new team dedicated to creating consumer-focused interactive data products. From 2002 to 2011 Lisa was a partner at Pentagram specializing in digital information design projects. Lisa was a recipient of The National Design Award for Interaction Design in 2010. In her presentation, Lisa discusses “Why data visualization? Why now?” - defining the attributes of successful data visualizations and how can they be generalized to other design media.
Supported by AIGA Detroit, the Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning, the School of Information and U-M Libraries.