Business Intelligence on the “Nordschleife” race track (1)

Were you with us in Berlin? At our Executive Forum celebrating our 20th corporate anniversary? If not, you really missed out. The professional race car driver and instructor, Markus Gedlich, was there among others. He and I presented the findings from our eye tracking samples with the racing legend, Hans-Joachim Stuck.

Markus runs a school for race car drivers. He meticulously trains his team of coaches, which include the likes of Nico Bastian, Francesco Lopez, Florian Spengler, Timo Kluck, and Markus Enzinger.… weiter

About pictograms

I’ve made great process on my book about charts over the summer and autumn. The structure, content, and the text are all finished. Now I am working with Fabian Kragenings, a design professional from Studio F. A. Porsche, on the graphical didactics. His humorous reflections have opened many new perspectives. Strict rules and harsh critique turn into a lightness in places where you probably wouldn’t expect.… weiter

GI Innovation Award 2007

German Informatics Society (GI) awarded Dr. Nicolas Bissantz the 2007 Innovation Award for his work with management information at the organization’s annual convention in Bremen, Germany.

The jury consisting of prominent professors for computer science and business information systems prized the assortment of multiple patent-pending techniques for analyzing and visualizing business, technical, and statistical data.

Pattern recognition and contextual visualizations

Bissantz explains: “Our approach combines the ability of modern computers to explore large volumes of data with the unsurpassed talent of human beings to intuitively recognize and evaluate patterns.This synergy opens up a new world of possibilities in how we work with information.… weiter