putting people first
by experientia
Daily insights on user experience, experience design and people-centred innovation
18 April 2006
Creating the jobs of the future [International Herald Tribune]
putting people first
by experientia

We are an international experience design consultancy helping companies and organisations to innovate their products, services and processes by putting people and their experiences first.

21 December 2014
Experientia’s Twitter feed live

Experientia has now its own Twitter feed. Four months of Putting People First posts and other links have already been uploaded. If you followed Experientia on Twitter through the feed of its CEO, Mark Vanderbeeken, make sure to now also follow the company (but don’t unfollow Mark, who will keep on tweeting away). And while […]

19 December 2014
Putting People First blog redesigned

Experientia’s Putting People First blog has been redesigned. It is now entirely responsive, allows for easier browsing, searching, and filtering, and features larger images on the posts. The entire history of posts remains accessible as before. We are still tweaking things and welcome any feedback.

27 November 2014
Why the world needs anthropologists – an update

Why the world needs anthropologists – Coming out of the ivory tower Location: Padua, Italy, Centro Culturale Altinate/San Gaetano Date and time: Friday, 5 December 2014, 13:00 – 18:00 Padua, Italy, 5 December 2014 – The second edition of the international symposium of applied anthropologists attempts to erase the boundary between ‘pure’ and ‘applied’ anthropology, […]

30 October 2014
The BancoSmart ATM by Experientia for UniCredit selected for ADI Design Index

Last year Experientia designed the interface of an ATM of UniCredit, a major Italian bank. The interface is now rolled out across the bank’s ATMs in Italy, to great satisfaction of the bank and the customers alike, since interaction speed is much faster and error rates went down dramatically. Last year UniCredit and Experientia also […]

29 October 2014
Experientia at EPIC: UX transforming a financial institution

In September 2014 Experientia gave a presentation on working as UX professionals with financial institutions at the EPIC conference in New York. The paper is now available on the EPIC site in HTML and PDF versions (free registration req’d). Abstract Application of a user-centered approach rooted in ethnographic methodologies facilitates a major European bank’s transition […]

25 October 2014
Experientia president to speak at User Friendly 2014 in China

Experientia president Michele Visciola is one of the keynote speakers at User Friendly 2014, the annual user experience conference of UXPA China, to be held in Wuxi, China, 13 to 16 November. The theme of the 11th conference is the “new era of the experience economy,” thus underlining the importance of transferring UX concepts and […]

18 April 2006
Creating the jobs of the future [International Herald Tribune]
17 April 2006
Future sex gizmos: reach out and touch someone [CNN / Reuters]
17 April 2006
New features, new look and new home for Putting People First
16 April 2006
User Centered Design Works
16 April 2006
Games and user experience
14 April 2006
European Futurists Conference presentations
14 April 2006
Book: Mobile Interaction Design
13 April 2006
Donald Norman on emotionally-centred design
13 April 2006
Trendwatching website on Infolust
12 April 2006
The future of the internet [Red Herring]
10 April 2006
Senior citizens not big users of cell phones, even for emergencies
8 April 2006
Alarm over shopping radio tags [BBC]
7 April 2006
Vodafone online magazine on mobile phones and the yearning factor
7 April 2006
New report on the relationship between teens, technology and society
7 April 2006
HP targets “next billion customers” with technologies for growing economies

HP yesterday announced new technologies, created by researchers in HP Labs India, which are designed to help grow opportunities in rapidly expanding economies. The technologies, which primarily focus on India but also address markets in China, Russia and Brazil, are designed to adapt to the needs of non-Western languages, unique infrastructures, and indigenous cultures and […]

7 April 2006
Design for patient safety
5 April 2006
Disney offers teen-tracker mobile [BBC]
5 April 2006
Mobile phone user experience hampered by contradictory shell and ghosts
5 April 2006
EU Commissioner advocates user-centred design and citizen-centric services
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