Co-founder/Head of Information Visualization
Kim Rees is co-founder and head of information visualization at Periscopic, a socially conscious information visualization firm based in Portland, Oregon. Rees has a background in software development, technical direction, data design and technical management, and received her BA in computer science from New York University. She has published papers in Parsons Journal for Information Mapping and InfoVIS 2011 Proceedings and has spoken at the O'Reilly Strata Conference, VisWeek, Wolfram Data Summit, WebVisions, AIGA Shift and the Portland Data Visualization Group. Periscopic has been featured in the Museum of Modern Art, recognized on CommArts.com and Adobe Success Stories, and received awards from VAST Challenge and Communication Arts Interactive Annual.