3. Resume

DATA VISUALIZATION & DESIGN

  • Alberta College Art + Design: Graphic Design Certificate Program, 2012
    • Digital Lab for Designers I & II
    • Graphic Design I & II
    • Typography
    • Drawing
    • Cartooning
  • Quickdraw Animation Society: Animation 101, 2008
  • Canadian Management Centre: Effective presentation skills, 2007

GIS

  • 15 years experience with ESRI software (Desktop & Server), some QGIS, GeoServer / PostGIS, Python, SQL and VBA

EDUCATION

  • Van Hall Instituut The Netherlands: Geographical Information Studies, August 1999
  • HTS Hanzehogeschool The Netherlands: Civil Engineering (architecture), July 1998

CONFERENCES

READING LIST

by category, year, title (italics: in progress or to be read)

    • Data Visualization
      • Design for Information An Introduction to the Histories Theories and Best Practices Behind Effective Information Visualizations, Meirelles, Isabel, 2015
      • The Power of Infographics, Mark Smiciklas, 2015
      • The Wall Street Journal Guide To Information Graphics, Dona Wong, 2015
      • Data Fluency Empowering Your Organization with Effective Data Communication, Gemignani, 2014
      • Information Dashboard Design Displaying Data for At-a-Glance Monitoring, Stephen Few, 2014
      • The Functional Art An introduction to information graphics and visualization, Alberto Cairo, 2014
      • Visual Insights A Practical Guide to Making Sense of Data, Katy Borner, 2014
      • Information Graphics A Comprehensive Illustrated Reference, Robert L. Harris, 2012
      • Maps and Diagrams, Monkhouse and Wilkinson, 2012
      • Now You See It Simple Visualization Techniques for Quantitative Analysis, Stephen Few, 2012
      • Visualize This The FlowingData Guide to Design Visualization and Statistics, Nathan Yau, 2012
      • Envisioning Information, E. Tufte, 2011
      • The Visual Display of Quantitative Information 2nd edition, E. Tufte, 2011
      • Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities Evidence and Narrative, E. Tufte, 2011
    • Data Visualization Technical
      • Automate the boring stuff with Python,Al Sweigart, 2015
      • D3.js in Action, Elijah Meeks, 2015
      • Interactive data visualization for the Web, Scott Murray, 2015
      • HTML & CSS design and build websites, Jon Duckett, 2015
    • Miscellaneous
      • Infographics, The power of visual storytelling, Lankow, Ritchie, Crooks, 2015
      • Information Graphics Animal Kingdom, Rogers, Simon, 2015
      • Information Graphics The Human Body, Rogers, Simon, 2015
      • The Design of Everyday Things Revised and Expanded Edition, Norman, Don, 2015
      • Infographics Designers Sketchbooks, Steven Heller, 2014
      • Soccernomics Why England Loses Why Spain Germany and Brazil Win and Why the US Japan Australia and Even Iraq Are Destined to Become the Kings, Kuper, Simon, 2014
      • The Numbers Game Why Everything You Know About Soccer Is Wrong, Anderson, Chris, 2014
    • Visual Communication
      • Mastering Comics Drawing Words and Writing Pictures Continued, Abel and Madden, 2012
      • Drawing Words and Writing Pictures Making Comics Manga Graphic Novels and Beyond, Abel and Madden, 2012
      • Making Comics Storytelling Secrets of Comics, Manga and Graphic Novels, Scott McCloud, 2012
      • Comics and sequential art, Will Eisner, 2012
      • Expressive anatomy for comics and narrative, Will Eisner, 2012
      • Graphic storytelling and visual narrative, Will Eisner, 2012
      • Unfolding The Napkin, Dan Roam, 2010
      • Reinventing comics, Scott McCloud, 2010
      • Understanding Comics, Scott McCloud, 2009
      • Wordless Diagrams, Nigel Holmes, 2009
      • Back of the Napkin, Dan Roam, 2008
      • The animators survival kit, Richard Williams, 2008
    • Information Design
      • Information Design Workbook, K. Baer, 2009
      • The Information Design Handbook, O’Grady, 2009
    • Presentation Design
      • Resonate Present Visual Stories that Transform Audiences, Nancy Duarte, 2011
      • The Naked Presenter Delivering Powerful Presentations With or Without Slides, Garr Reynolds, 2011
      • Presentation Zen Design Simple Design Principles and Techniques to Enhance Your Presentations, Garr Reynolds, 2010
      • Presentation secrets of Steve Jobs, C. Gallo, 2009
      • Presentation Zen, Garr Reynolds, 2009
      • Slideology, Nancy Duarte, 2009
    • GIS
      • The KML Handbook Geographic Visualization for the Web, Josie Wernecke, 2009
      • GIS for Webdevelopers, Davis, 2008
      • Thinking about GIS, Roger Tomlinson, 2007
      • Desktop GIS mapping the planet with open source tools, Gary Sherman, 2007