Ignite Toronto: Designing for Visual Efficiency Nov25

Ignite Toronto: Desi...

Tonight I had the opportunity to speak at #IgniteTO, Toronto‚Äôs local gathering under the Ignite umbrella. This was the second ignite, following a highly successful, and entertaining evening back in September. For those who aren’t familiar with the Ignite format the premise is basically...

GCCA: Making the Pitch for Action on Climate Change Jul09

GCCA: Making the Pit...

Objective: Help create a powerful presentation for the Global Campaign for Climate Action (GCCA) to pitch their vision of getting an ambitious, fair & binding climate change deal when the UNFCC meets in Copenhagen this coming December. Situation: With their official launch approaching...

Translation World: T...

The Integrated Lifecycle: Creating a Foundation for Envisioning and Planning an Integrated Translation Lifecycle Translation World 2009 (Toronto, ON) Session Description The Integrated Lifecycle: Creating a Foundation for Envisioning and Planning an Integrated Translation...

NetChange Week 2009:...

Defining and Measuring Social Success Netchange Week 2009 (Toronto, ON) During June 8-12, 2009 the MaRS Discovery District here in Toronto, ON ran an event called “Netchange Week” (http://netchangeweek.ca), a week-long event designed to explore how social technology can...

The Message in the B...

The Message in the Bottle workshop was part of a documentary being produced by local filmmaker Billie Mintz. I worked alongside The Movement, a collective of designers here in Toronto, to help facilitate the workshop which brought together brewers, marketing executives & NGO’s to...

FITC 2009: Designing for Visual Efficiency Apr27

FITC 2009: Designing...

This page contains information and references for my presentation at FITC 2009 entitled “Exciting Data: Designing for Visual Efficiency” The Presentation Designing for Visual Efficiency (FITC09) View more presentations from Ryan Coleman | Freelance Information Designer &...

The Convo

“The Convo” was a morning spent facilitating a group of some of Toronto’s best & brightest design thinkers where we explored the idea of “What Next”. My friend, Michael Lewkowitz, initiated the discussion a few weeks earlier with a post on his...

VizThink Toronto 1: ...

February 27, 2007 marked the creation of VizThink – at first a community organized event that I started in Toronto. Over the next 18 months it quickly turned into three large conferences (in both North America and Europe) as well as community events being run in almost 20 cities around...