Contributor profile

Nikita Rokotyan

Founder | Head of Data Visualization Interacta

Biography

Nikita Rokotyan is a data visualization engineer and designer with a background in physics and creative technologies. He specializes in creating enriched, data-driven experiences with strong dynamic and interactive components.

In 2018 Nikita founded Interacta — a data visualization studio where a team of developers, scientists and designers is building beautiful tools for visual analytics. In 2019 one of the studio’s projects, An alternative data-driven country map, won World Data Visualization Prize — the award organized by the World Government Summit and Information is Beautiful.

Besides data visualization Nikita is a big fan of creative coding and new media art.

Content by Nikita

Data journalism
Award-worthy data journalism

With tips from past awardees, circuit observers, and competition insiders, this edition of Conversations with Data answers the crucial question: ‘What makes data journalism award-worthy?’