12:45 pm – Welcome (lunch may continue) Day Chair, Lisa Lee Morgan, Chair E4 Carolinas Communications Task Force and CEO, Calor Energy.

  • Safety Briefing
  • Overview of the day’s program
  • Self-introduction of all attendees

Vector Analytics, “Visualization of US Defense Funding and Patent/R&D Trends Using Tableau and D3”, Marcia Price, CEO/Chief Analyst

UNC Charlotte College of Computing and Informatics, “Converting Complex Data Sets to Simple Images with Tableau”, Nirvi Parikh, Graduate Student

G&S Business Communications, “Case Studies in Creating Visual Stories from Complex Data”, Chris Martin, Vice President, Creative

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Networking Break

Eric Mower & Associates, “Client Case Studies for Developing Visualization Solutions”, Lee Carter, Account Director

Syntelli Solutions, “Extracting Visual Insight from Multiple Data Sets and Data “Mash-ups”, Brad Llewellyn, Senior Analytics Associate

4:00 pm       Panel Discussion and audience Q&A (all presenters)

4:30 pm       Closing