Hans Rosling, the statistician and public speaker behind Gapminder foundation will be holding a public lecture in UP Diliman at the School of Economics Auditorium, this Friday, September 16. Hans Rosling’s passion has been to make data, the facts that make up our human world, transparent to the layperson. Hans Rosling’s Gapminder foundation has created beautiful data visualization tools to bring out the stories hidden in large datasets. He will be talking about Population and Economic Growth, a topic which is very relevant to the Reproductive Health bill issue facing the country.
When: Friday, September 16, 8:30 AM
Where: UP Diliman, School of Economics Auditorium
Hans Rosling is a riveting public speaker, I highly recommend attending this talk. Here is one of Hans Rosling’s TED talks on population growth.