putting people first
by experientia
Daily insights on user experience, experience design and people-centred innovation
31 July 2007
The cold, cold heart of Web 2.0
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 […]

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Bill Gates on natural user interfaces
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Web special on factors that make a city great
29 July 2007
BMW’s car dealership cathedral
29 July 2007
New York Times questions von Hippel by underlining value of top-down innovation approach
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Information architecture island on Second Life
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slow+design, examining the slow approach to design
27 July 2007
Social scientists studying human interaction in online worlds
26 July 2007
Mapmaking for the masses, online
26 July 2007
Former Experientia intern, designer on Pentagram Design project that just won prestigious IDEA award
26 July 2007
A well-designed search engine for academic/scientific papers
26 July 2007
Explaining the semantic web in plain English
25 July 2007
Slidecasting – improving the online slide presentation experience
25 July 2007
Using design games
25 July 2007
BMW reports on the secret life of cars
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Trabber, the simple flight search engine
24 July 2007
Young keep it simple in high-tech world
21 July 2007
“And now for something entirely different…”
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