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Malofiej 26 – the year the women took over the stage

The Malofiej Infographic conference has historically been dominated by male speakers. Then one year you might see more female speakers and then the next year you see fewer again – nothing really changes. Until this year … Time was up …

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Malofiej25 – Tom Giratikanon was a hit

Once again it was one of the young presenters at the Malofiej conference, who outshined the elder and more experienced guys and gals.

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Can’t stop loving you – Malofiej 2014

Creatives are not meant to hide behind their screen in a dark room, while they give a talk – take note, please.

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Malofiej 2013 – Quality of Speaking

This year saw an impressive line-up of speakers with a lot of interesting things to show and talk about.


Malofiej 2012 presentations – Who was the hottest?

Congratulations to the people behind the conference for selecting such a capable group of speakers


This is the greatest and best artist and infographic in the world – Tribute.

The organizers behind the Malofiej-conference has a special idea for the 20th anniversary.


The programme is ready for Malofiej 20

It’s the twentieth anniversary, and perhaps that is why the programme is released exceptionally early.

visually gets two million dollars to grow – what about the name?

Having some religious committee to decide whether or not your website is acceptable is just a scary thought.


Graphic News in London celebrated their 20th anniversary in style

Upon arrival I was impressed with the number of attendees to such a firm-based event. I didn’t count us all, but would estimate 70-80 in the room.


Infographics and the Brain – Stephen Few

MALOFIEJ 2011. ‘The sad reality is, that most of the graphs that are printed today in the world do not work as effectively as those pioneering efforts of William Playfair long ago’


Same Principles – Different Forms, John Grimwade

MALOFIEJ 2011. Even if the iPad is coming hard on the infographics world, it will still be about the content, if you want to be succesful


Representation and Misrepresentation: Tufte and the Morton Thiokol Engineers on the Challenger

From the paper: ‘Tufte has taken, as it were, a God’s eye view of the data, faulting the engineers for providing only a few temperature data points …’


Malofiej19 (2011) – the program is ready

MALOFIEJ 2011. We’re getting really close to leaving for Spain, and so it is with great pleasure that I found my continuous clicking into fruitful at last. The program is ready.


Infographics Conference in March #2

The classic springtime infographic extravaganza known as Malofiej. It’s in Pamplona, and it starts out March 20th


Infographics Conference in March #1

The theme for the conference IC11 is ‘Inside Infographics’.


A New Era in Infographics – don’t miss

If you haven’t already seen this incredibly well-produced and interesting video about the new infographics era, then it’s time for you to do so.


David Macedo – Visual Member #200

There has to be tremendous power in being able to contact each other so easily


Amanda Cox in Denmark for New Media Days

If you want to see a presentation by one of the best practitioners (and thinkers) in the data-visualization field, then spend an hour in the company of Amanda Cox from The New York Times


‘There are millions of clients out there’

You will even make your editor-in-chief happy, because he can sell your infographic services to clients in order to pay for the news


The official trailer for the Thomas Molén Show

His personal trailer – complete with deep voice-over and sound of choppers will be a classic in the Malofiej collective memory


Young star has reintroduced the big graphics spread into newsmagazines

Fransesco Franchi is Art Director of IL Magazine and notes a lot of success for the big and information-heavy infographics


President of the Jury: Why the amount of Malofiej gold medals was halved this year

Judges decided to seek out only the truly perfect graphics – and not to argue too much about the medals


The Graphics Editor from Hell – (if you’re a graphics consultant)

A man with no other loyalties than the standard of the work and with no mercy towards people going the easy way.


-‘I’m a visual junkie – an infographics Nerd’. Meet the best infographic artist in the world

Thomas Molén is open for all kind of different methods to tell the story