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ChartAccent is an interesting new tool to annotate charts. The creators have presented it in the following paper:
Donghao Ren, Matthew Brehmer, Bongshin Lee, Tobias Höllerer, and Eun Kyoung Choe, "ChartAccent: Annotation for Data-Driven Storytelling, (Accepted) Proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization (PacificVis 2017), 2017, https://chartaccent.github.io/publications/chartaccent-pacificvis2017.pdf
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An international conference organised by IDEA, Illustr4tio and Illustration Research Network
9th-10th November 2017, Université de Lorraine, Nancy, France
Confirmed keynote speaker: Professor Alan Male
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