Level up your plots: Using colour, annotations, text hierarchy and other tricks to make your data story stand out with Cara Thompson
We are very excited to announce that the NHS-R Community will be hosting its annual conference, including pre-conference online talks, online workshops and the main conference, during October 2023.
The online conference workshop will be hosted via Zoom and take place on the following date:
You are encouraged to bring a ggplot of your own making to the workshop – we will code our way towards a better version of it together. Copy the code from the Quarto slides and reuse at will!
Here’s a list of the packages I’ll be using:
Available on CRAN:
Available from GitHub:
And here’s what we’ll cover:
By the end of the session, you’ll have…
By registering for this event, you will qualify for the following:
A Zoom link will be provided to you to attend the conference workshop virtually. Please note that if subtitles are used, they are likely to be generated by Zoom thus, may encounter some issues converting technical language and acronyms to text.
If you require any additional information or have any accessibility requests, please do not hesitate to contact the Conference Team via email@example.com.
Additional Conference Related Activities
Please note that the conference will also include the following separate activities:
Data Vsualisation Consultant
A data visualisation consultant with an academic background, specialising in helping research teams and data-driven organisations turn their data insights into to clear and compelling visualisations.
From designing experiments to analysing candidates’ scores in postgraduate medical examinations, I have 15 over years’ experience of building stories with data. I have earned a solid reputation for making complex things easy to understand, through clear communication and intuitive data visualisations.
Cara Thompson – Building Stories with Data - www.cararthompson.com