Building a Better Infographic: How to tell stories visually

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Charts and infographics can be powerful storytelling tools, but to do them well, you need a thorough understanding of the data they’re based on. During this presentation, Alberto Cairo, Knight Chair in visual journalism at the University of Miami, will talk about the common mistakes journalists make when assembling infographics and share tips on how to put them together effectively.

This is a one-hour webinar training.

Instructions: or telephone: Dial US: +1 669 900 6833 and enter Webinar ID: 638 925 800.

Questions: To raise a question to a speaker or if you have problems accessing the call email

Monday, February 24
2-3 p.m. EST

Alberto Cairo is the author of “How Charts Lie: Getting Smarter about Visual Information.” He has been head of information graphics at publications in Spain and Brazil. In addition to serving as the Knight Chair in Visual Journalism, Alberto is director of the visualization program at UM’s Center for Computational Science.

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