Simon Rogers is an award-winning data journalist, writer and speaker. Author of Facts are Sacred, published by Faber & Faber in the UK, China and South Korea. He has also written a range of infographics for children books from Candlewick. Data editor on the News Lab team at Google, based in San Francisco, he is director of the Data Journalism Awards and teaches Data Journalism at Medill-Northwestern University in San Francisco and has taught at the University of California Berkeley Journalism School.. Previously, Simon edited and created guardian.co.uk/data.