Agora is proud to host in collaboration with The Slow Journalism Company an infographic workshop. This class is ideal for people working in publishing, marketing, communications, advertising or PR. It will also suit academics, researchers, analysts and anyone who is interested in finding more engaging ways to present data.
Over the course of the day, you will:
– Learn how to find compelling stories in data
– Understand how to take those stories and turn them into brilliant infographics
– Analyse examples of best and worst practice
– Gain a strong understanding of the five fundamental types of infographic
– Take part in a practical workshop, with hands-on practice of creating infographics (no design experience required)
– Be introduced to the best free infographics-creation sites
– Get an insight into the future of data visualisation, including photographic, interactive and 3D infographics
You will leave with all the knowledge you need to start making brilliant infographics of your own.
No design experience is required and all practical work will be done with pen and paper – no laptops needed!
Date & Time: June 28th from 9:30am – 4:00pm
Tickets cost €299. Book HERE
Rob Orchard and Christian Tate are the editorial and art directors of the Slow Journalism Company.
Five years ago they launched Delayed Gratification, a quarterly news magazine that returns to big events after the dust has settled. Since issue #1 they have created beautiful infographics for the magazine which have won multiple awards – including an Information is Beautiful award for this infographic about how to win an Oscar.
Since 2012 they’ve been teaching masterclasses in how to make infographics. They have taught at the Guardian, the UNHCR, the University of Oxford, Nissan, Tesco, Selfridges and at companies in Portugal, Ireland and Belgium.