Tableau is a powerful visualization tool for exploring data and communicating information. It includes a suite of functionality relevant to data visualization novices and skilled programmers. This OHSU Library BioData Club workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to creating interactive visualizations with Tableau Public, the free version the software. Instructor Connor Smith will cover how to load and prepare data, the Tableau interface, and creating basic visualization types and interactive dashboards. Attendees will also be introduced to more advanced functionality and continuing education opportunities.
No prior experience is required and all OHSU community members are welcome. Attendees should bring a laptop and download Tableau Desktop Public Edition before the workshop. Please register in advance.
Connor Smith is an Informatics Research Associate at OHSU and holds a Master’s of Science in Biomedical Informatics.
Friday, May 17
4:30 – 6:00 PM
SON 144 (Auditorium)