Storytelling with Data: Free Workshop

Saturday, October 28, 2017
October 28, 2017 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
UNCC Center City Building, Room 1104
Presented By: 
Dr. Mirsad Hadzikadic
Registration Deadline: 

This workshop, which is open to all HI and DSBA students, starts with the results of an analysis, and focuses on the last critical step of the data science/analytics process: making an effective and compelling presentation. The workshop is meant to be an introduction to the lifecycle of converting raw analysis to a call to action. 

Topics will include: 

  • Strategies for interpreting the results of data analysis
  • Identifying core concepts and issues in the context of organizational priorities
  • Evaluating visualizations, graphs, charts, and tables to effectively convey the core message
  • Ensuring accuracy in data and findings
  • Finding the right “angle” to tell the story
  • Knowing your audience
  • Presentation Tools
  • Identifying appropriate steps/policies/action items in the context of a business case
  • Telling the Story