Simplifying Data Overload Using Indicators
Kathy Pettit moderates this session on the power of indicators projects to move local agendas.
A wide variety of organizations are working to make data more accessible to lay users. The key is not to create more, but instead to transform data into something that means something to people. Making data “human readable” often means synthesizing variables into measures that have context. Presenters will focus on how indicators can translate data into information and dashboards that can make data expressive.