Title: “And oh the stories we could tell”: Why numbers need a narrative
Speaker: Brian Tarran, Editor of Significance Magazine
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Data scientists and statisticians must learn to harness the power and potential of storytelling. In this talk, Brian Tarran, editor of the statistics magazine Significance, shares ideas from journalists, science communicators, visual storytellers and screenwriters to explain how to communicate effectively with the public and policymakers.
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