USI - Knowledge Communication USI - UniversitĂ  della Svizzera italiana USI - Knowledge Communication University of St. Gallen


Knowledge Communication can be improved by applying a set of versatile and powerful visual interaction tools. As part of our research project, we screen, evaluate and develop such effective knowledge communication instruments. In doing so, we develop not only applications, but also gather key success factors and requirements for future knowledge communication technology.

Knowledge Communication Tools that we currently develop are:

Our let's focus software suite has been nominated for the European Union's Information Society Technologies Prize.


Here is the site dedicated to these tools: as well as a sample knowledge mapping application that we have implemented with let's focus:

Other existing Knowledge Communication Tools are for example:


Sketching at Work: Visual Problem Solving and Communication

Our new visualization guide "Sketching at Work: Visual Problem Solving and Communication" has just been pre-released and can be ordered at You can find an online version of this guide to visual collaboration for a limited time only below.