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Ignite Pittsburgh 1 Heats up the ‘Burgh

February 16th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

(animation by Jonny Goldstein) Photos by Casey West shared under a Creative Commons Share Alike/Attribution License Our fabulous Ignite Pittsburgh audience Me in my emcee garb A talk about the depravity of nature Tom McGraw on Pittsburgh food Chelsey Delaney on Design and Humor These were the speakers: FOR EVERyOUNG…I LOVE YOUth Ethan Clay Happiness […]

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Envizualize This, 2010 Wrapup Edition

December 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Welcome to the second edition of “Envizualize This,” the Envizualize newsletter. If you want this quarterly newsletter delivered to your inbox, sign up at the very bottom of this blog post. Here is the 2010 Envizualize recap: Envizualizing TEDxPhilly (Photo by Kevin Monko / monkophoto.com “Philly’s creative class gathers for unconventional convention” That was the […]

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Envizualize at TEDxPhilly

October 29th, 2010 · No Comments · business, edtech, entrepreneurship, envizualize, graphic recording, information design, Information Visualization, large scale visual notes, storytelling, technology, Uncategorized, visual sensemaking

You know how much I love Philly. That’s why I am very excited to be “keynote visualizer” at TEDxPhilly on November 18 at the Kimmel Center. The TEDxPhilly team has recruited amazing speakers from the arts, sciences, businesses, education, who represent just the tip of the iceberg of talent and creativity in the metropolis of […]

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Making Sparks: Putting Technology at the Service of Childhood Development

October 26th, 2010 · No Comments · edtech, envizualize, graphic recording, Information Visualization, large scale visual notes, Uncategorized, visual sensemaking

I was honored to have the chance to do large scale visual notes at the Sprout Fund’s Making Sparks event in Pittsburgh recently. Community members, childhood development specialists, technologists, and media producers converged to share ideas, tips, and inspiration around the topic of how to create projects that engage children ages birth to eight in […]

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Love Letter to Philly

October 18th, 2010 · 15 Comments · Uncategorized

Dear Philadelphia, I love you. When it comes to a loving a place, it’s always a combination—the place itself and the people you meet there. For example I met wonderful people living in Washington DC, but the place itself stressed me out. I kept ending up in the Pentagon parking lot by accident. I love […]

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Resources for MID “Eyes, Ears, Hands” Workshop

September 25th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Our Flickr Group. Books: Back of the Napkin, Dan Roam (Using pictures to solve problems—written to appeal to business people. Full of useful models and techniques, gives insight into concerns of business people) Gamestorming, Sunni Brown, Dave Gray, James Mancufo (Full of ideas for designing workshop and meeting activities with game and visual elements) Visual […]

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Ripples of Visual Practice: Report from the 2010 IFVP Conference

August 11th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

I just returned from a powerful conference: The Ripple Effects of Visual Practice, IFVP 2010. (Photo by Lynn Carruthers) The conference marked the 15th year of the International Forum of Visual Practitioners, and met in Redwood City, just south of San Francisco. The hotel where the conference unfolded is appropriately across the street from Oracle […]

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