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Data Visualization with Tableau

Tableau is one of the leading visualization software products in the business world today. If you want to learn how to make engaging, interactive visualizations with a simple click and drag interface, join CDSS as we welcome Tableau expert Adam McCann for a workshop followed by a Q&A session.

Adam McCann is a Specialist Leader with Deloitte Consulting in their Analytics and Information Management group where he specializes in predictive analytics and data visualization. At Deloitte, he leads a team of consultants at a national intelligence agency developing predictive models and business intelligence solutions. Adam also teaches an information visualization course at Maryland Institute College of Art. His data visualization blog covers topics ranging from movies, sports and politics. He is also 2015-2017 Tableau Zen Master, a title recognizing the top Tableau practitioners in the world for their mastery of the product.

As a Columbia student, you can download Tableau for free! Just follow the instructions at the link below. Please download Tableau prior to the workshop so you can follow along!

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