Dave Gray

Godfather of visual thinking

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Dave Gray works with senior leaders to help them design more flexible, innovative organizations. His passion is to create real, sustainable change in complex social systems. He helps groups work together to visualize complex challenges, making them easier to see, share and solve, so they can move their ideas and … [full biography]

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    Data visualization and information design

    The art of making information more clear, compelling, understandable and actionable.

    Collaboration and participatory design

    Teaching and sharing tools, techniques and practices that enable better teamwork, effectiveness and productivity, including global distributed teams where distance and cultural factors make collaboration difficult.

    Innovation design practices

    Teaching and sharing tools, techniques and practices to improve creativity and innovation, increase understanding and empathy with customers, and design new products, services and business models to address a changing business landscape.

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  • Dave's Biography

    Dave Gray

    Dave Gray works with senior leaders to help them design more flexible, innovative organizations. His passion is to create real, sustainable change in complex social systems. He helps groups work together to visualize complex challenges, making them easier to see, share and solve, so they can move their ideas and organizations forward.

    Dave has authored two books on designing change and innovation. His first book, Gamestorming, is a practical handbook for innovators and change agents. His second book, The Connected Company, is a strategic blueprint and roadmap for businesses who want to innovate and lead in the next century.

    Dave is the founder of XPLANE, the visual thinking company, which was acquired by the Dachis Group in 2010. Dave is also a founding member of VizThink, an international community of Visual Thinkers, and serves on several advisory boards.