Published on: Feb 21, 2017

Remembering the Jedi Master of data viz

Only a few short weeks since the passing of Hans Rosling, we remember his incredible contribution to ‘factfulness’ and promoting data as the basis for judgement over myths and assumptions. His unique approach to presenting data through the use of graphics and visual aids was fuelled by his determination to make information accessible to as many people as possible and fight knowledge gaps.

In the words of former Swedish Prime Minister Carl Bildt: “In a time of doubt and pessimism, Hans Rosling made human progress across our world come alive for millions.”

This short video by Scriberia provides a thoughtful visual obituary.