putting people first
by experientia
Daily insights on user experience, experience design and people-centred innovation
30 November 2006
Philips enters Second Life to co-create with end users
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.

1 January 2015
Happy Playful New Year
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 […]

30 November 2006
Philips enters Second Life to co-create with end users
29 November 2006
User satisfaction with mobile phone OS drives competition, says study
29 November 2006
Learning people-driven innovation at the 180º Academy
28 November 2006
Anthropological study leads to Xerox printing innovation [The New York Times]
28 November 2006
Book review: Designing Interactions by Bill Moggridge
26 November 2006
Apple’s quest to put us at ease with technology [International Herald Tribune]
26 November 2006
MIT’s Henry Jenkins on the characteristics of the new media landscape
25 November 2006
Thoughts on the impending death of information architecture
25 November 2006
U.S. cities compete in hipness to attract the young [The New York Times]
23 November 2006
Who profits from user-created content?
22 November 2006
Steelcase on user-centred research and its impact upon the healing environment
22 November 2006
Paul Gardien of Philips Design on the importance of meaning in technological innovation
22 November 2006
Nine different ways of turning off Windows Vista
22 November 2006
Google 2.0 and its growing power [The Mercury News]
21 November 2006
Arts Management newsletter, a horrible experience with great content
20 November 2006
Designing a better user experience of the legal system [Business Week]
20 November 2006
Nokia’s Jan Chipchase on mobile TV and personal experiences
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