We’re delighted to say that we (and the rest of the School of Computing) have just moved into a brand new £96 million building – the Sir William Henry Bragg Building. Everything is sparkly new and the atrium (see picture) is spectacular! What a nice change from the austere 1960s atmosphere of the EC Stoner Building…
16 researchers, interns and PhD students from five universities took part in the annual Tableau Visualization Workshop, which we run for LIDA, the CDRC and the Alan Turing Institute to provide CPD in data visualization. “I recommend this for anyone looking to get into the BI space” said one attendee on Twitter.
Ruddle, R.A., Bernard, J., May, T., Luecke-Tieke, H., & Kohlhammer, J. The effect of alignment on people’s ability to judge event sequence similarity. IEEE TVCG. https://raruddle.files.wordpress.com/2021/02/ruddle-ieee-tvcg-the-effect-of-alignment.pdf
We like to do both of those, and when snow falls the playing is most important!
Roy Ruddle gave a presentation about “Visualizing the scale & complexity of data quality”, from the QuantiCode project, to the Bristol Data Visualisation Group on 24th Nov.  
Roy Ruddle opened Tableau’s Academic Programme webinar on 18th Nov by sharing tips about “Designing a programme of visualization teaching”, from his experience at Leeds. The Leeds programme spans undergraduate & masters modules, through to short courses as staff CPD and for students.  
Join us 19:40 hrs (GMT) today for the annual Viz Lies session at IEEE VIS 2020. Register free via http://ieeevis.org/year/2020/info/registration/conference-registration
Roy Ruddle gave an opening talk yesterday at the AI Tech North 2020 hackathon, titled “How good is my data and how can I check it?”