Project Partners


The SC Vis Tool is being developed by our team below.  This integrates five institutions across the European Union.

Dr. Costas Assimakopoulos


Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki


John Jameson


Dublin Institute of Technology Find John on: Linkedin 


Gideon Capie


The University of Gloucestershire


Dr. Louise F. Reid


The University of Gloucestershire Dr. Louise F. Reid: Research Assistant  Louise F. Reid is a Lecturer in Digital Marketing at the University of Gloucestershire. Her career in the fashion sector encompassed both retailing and buying roles, for brands Warehouse and Cotton Traders respectively. Louise’s PhD research, which follows a BA (hons) in Consumer Studies and an MSc in Strategic Fashion Buying, investigates the role of psychological and physical determinants of clothing comfort within the consumer’s…


Dr. George Stalidis


Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki Partner: Dr. George Stalidis Associate Professor at the Dept. of Business Administration of Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, teaching subjects on information technology, data management, analysis and statistics. Worked as R&D coordinator and technical manager of EU research projects on e-business, e-health and knowledge management applications. Pursuing research on data analysis, modeling and knowledge engineering, especially in the areas of marketing, health and business intelligence. Specialties: Application and…


Brigitte de Faultrier


École Supérieure des Sciences Commerciales d’Angers (ESSCA) Partner: Brigitte de Faultrier Fashion Retailing expertise, with a particular focus on kids and retailing, fashion retail buying and supply chain management. Starting my professional life as a Buyer in the Central Purchasing function of a large retailer, I have gained an extensive practical knowledge of the retail and distribution process from her commercial experience. I then developed an interest in understanding the factors affecting contemporary buying practice influenced…


Fiachra Coll


Dublin Institute of Technology Fiachra Coll is a lecturer in the School of Retail and Services Management, DIT. He has a background in Manufacturing Engineering and during his tenure in Strathclyde University he worked in collaboration with a key apparel manufacturer in Scotland as part of a business-process reengineering project. He currently lectures in the areas of Operations Management, Logistics & Supply Chain Management and Procurement. He is part of the team that delivers the…


Professor Alessandro Brun


The Politecnico di Milano Associate Professor at Politecnico di Milano, he is an active researcher and teacher on the topics of Quality Management and Supply Management, with a particular focus on those industries where Italy plays an important role:– luxury goods– sport business management– food processing and distribution As President of ALIG, worked to build a network of Alumni of Politecnico di Milano with a degree in Industrial Engineering. Specialties: Expert of Six Sigma methodology…


Project Lead: Professor Neil Towers


The University of Gloucestershire Project Lead: Professor Neil Towers, The University of Gloucestershire.  Neil is an internationally recognised expert in agile digital retail marketing, fashion supply chain management and small business growth whose expertise is often sought by board level senior management across various sectors. He has successfully secured and lead significant collaborative business research funded projects worth £3.15m+ in the last four years. Recent projects include €998k funding to build entrepreneurial capacity in Indonesia,…