The Pitfalls of Visual Representations

We are glad that our newest articles on “The Pitfalls of Visual Representations: A Review and Classification of Common Errors Made while Designing and Interpreting Visualizations” is published on Sage Open. You can access it for free at this link. Abstract: A large body of research has addressed the benefits of visualization, whereas the analysisContinue reading “The Pitfalls of Visual Representations”

The Constraining Qualities of PowerPoint

Our latest article on PowerPoint has just been made available before print on the Journal “Business and Professional Communication Quarterly”. It contains a literature review of the “problems” that PowerPoint and similar presentation tools can create. It also includes a useful pictorial table with the classification of the major 18 constraining qualities: To know moreContinue reading “The Constraining Qualities of PowerPoint”

Presentation of the Visual Design Model

This video explains a visual model of the design process, which will be presented at the Internation Conference of Information Visualization in Barcelona on July 23th 2015. The aim of the visual model is to assemble the main phases (and related procedures and tools) of the design process to provide a pragmatic visual guide forContinue reading “Presentation of the Visual Design Model”

Our research at the 19th International Conference on Information Visualisation

I’m very glad to have two articles accepted for presentation at the 19th International Conference on Information Visualisation, which will take place at the University of Barcelona on July 22-24th 2015. The first article is titled “The Design Process: A Visual Model.” Abstract: “Knowledge visualizations are often created by practitioners and managers, not necessarily byContinue reading “Our research at the 19th International Conference on Information Visualisation”

Impact Investing and Social Finance Conference 2015

Yesterday April 28th 2015 the Impact Investing and Social Finance Conference 2015 took place at the University of St. Gallen. It has been a remarkable event in which impressive spekers presented thier cases and opinions on the topic of Social Impact Investment, especially in the context of Latin America. The conference was organized by theContinue reading “Impact Investing and Social Finance Conference 2015”

Master of Advanced Studies in Intercultural Communication – Module on Semiotics and Visualization

Today we start the second part of Module 5 on Linguistics and Semiotics at the Universit√† della Svizzera italiana, for the Executive Master of Advanced Studies in Intercultural Communication. Here you can find the presentation of the course: http://prezi.com/fvrhi63ny9it/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy&rc=ex0share I’m looking forward to meet again the MIC 7 group!

Our research at the Academy of Management Meeting 2015

I’m very honored to have all my 3 papers accepted at the next Academy of Management meeting in Vancouver this August 2015! The first paper is: “Intercultural Groups and Visual Collaborative Systems: Increasing Structuring to Improve Precision.” written in collaboration with Alice Comi of Aalto University, Finland. In this paper we present the results ofContinue reading “Our research at the Academy of Management Meeting 2015”