Jessica Gergen

Data Designer, Information Strategist

Quite quickly into my career I became disillusioned by the inaccessible formats and formalities in the reporting of research results in global development. This frustration sparked my interest in data visualization, eventually leading me away from a traditional research role into a career as a data designer. My work now blends my analytical skills with user interface design, predictive modeling, and graphic design to make information engaging, beautiful and catalytic.

Speaking at:
Day 2
April 28, 2021 14:00
SpotLight Stage 1
Using Digital Dashboards to Strengthen a Media Movement: The Experience of MTV Staying Alive Foundation

MTV-SAF is a media movement that uses storytelling to save lives. Since 2005, MTV-SAF has created groundbreaking content to improve young people’s health.

Technical level: Somewhat technical