Kim Rees

Kim Rees
Principal, Periscopic

Website | @krees

Kim Rees is a founding partner of “Periscopic”: http://www.periscopic.com, an award-winning information visualization firm. Their work has been featured in the MoMA as well as several online and print publications, including CommArts’ Interactive Annual, The Information Design Sourcebook, VisWeek Discovery Exhibit, Adobe Success Stories, CommArts Insights, Infosthetics.com, FlowingData.com, and numerous websites, blogs, and regional media outlets. Periscopic’s body of work was recently nominated for the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Awards.

Kim is a prominent individual in the information visualization community. She has published papers in Parsons Journal of Information Mapping, was an award winner in the VAST 2010 Challenge, and is a guest blogger for Infosthetics.com. Kim has been featured on CommArts Insights and has presented at several industry events including O’Reilly Strata, Wolfram Data Summit, the Tableau Software Conference, AIGA SHIFT, WebVisions, CERF Biennial Conference, and Portland Data Visualization, among others. Recently she has also been a CommArts Interactive Annual judge and is the Technical Editor for Visualize This by Nathan Yau. Kim received her BA in Computer Science from New York University.

Sessions

Data
Location: Portland 252
Kim Rees (Periscopic)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 11 ratings)
Data, data everywhere, but not a structured bit. Open data is all the rage, but often this data is poorly formatted or not very accessible. This session will discuss various ways to pry open the oyster of public data. Read more.
Office Hours
Location: Expo Hall (Table B)
Kim Rees (Periscopic)
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