I'm Flávio Tavares Schirmer. flaviofts.
Knowledge and Education.
Skills and Certifications.!¡
2010 - 2016
// MY GRADUATION
Major Graduate in Social Communication
Bachelor Degree in Journalism
The academic study of journalism, advertising and social communication in general gave me an introduction on many subjects that relate with my career. Information architecture; Online and Digital Journalism. History of Art; Media distribution; Business 101; Typography and many others.
My final paper talks about Online/Digital Journalism; Mobile Readability; Customization and Personalization of News; Using Algorithms to Maximize the News Experience.
2013 - 2014
// ACADEMIC RESEARCH
Academic Research Project on Data Visualization
at Catholic University in Porto Alegre, Brazil.
I conducted an extensive project on usability and information display on Social Networks. This project was important for the beginning of my working understanding of academic concepts in the development of an application.
This result in some papers that wore presented in the International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction and the development of a iPad App to visualize twitter information with more depth.
2017 - 2019
// IBM Certifications
I've study my whole career, since I'm not a design major, I had to study by myself fields from the design perspective all the way over the human-interface computing skills (the new UX).
I've watched a lot of videos; tutorials; podcasts; read a lot of books and articles; saw a lot of interviews; discussions and pannels about a lot of different topics.
Some of the online courses that I did: