Person

FH-Prof. Dr. Christoph Eisl

Performance Management, Blended Learning in Controlling & Finance, Controlling, Reporting & Information Design

Education

JKU Linz, Dr. rer. soc. oec.
Oct 1995 - Mar 1999
JKU Linz, Mag. rer. soc. oec.
Oct 1991 - Oct 1995

Professional career & activities

Porsche Konstruktionen KG, Controller and Head of Controlling
Mar 1998 - Aug 2003
Leitner & Leitner Unternehmensberatung GmbH, Consultant
Nov 1995 - Jan 1998

Research interests

  • Controlling
  • Blended Learning in Controlling & Finance
  • Reporting & Information Design
  • Performance Management
2019
O. Lehner, S. Leitner-Hanetseder, C. Eisl - The Whatness of Digital Accounting: Status Quo and Ways to Move Forward - ACRN Oxford Journal of Finance and Risk Perspectives, Vol. 8, No. 2, 2019, pp. 10 more
2018
C. Eisl, L. Perkhofer, P. Hofer, H. Losbichler - Excellent Reporting Design - Haufe Verlag, 2018, pp. 1-104 more
2018
P. Hofer, C. Walchshofer, C. Eisl, A. Mayr, L. Perkhofer - Sankey, Sunburst & Co - Usability of Interaktive Big Data Visualization - Proceedings of CARF 2018 Luzern, Luzern, Switzerland, 2018, pp. 92-116 more
2018
M. Waniczek, A. Feichter, P. Schwarzl, C. Eisl - Management Reporting - Linde Verlag, 2018 more
2017
C. Eisl, L. Haidinger, R. Beranek - Fundamentals of Controlling for SMEs - BOD Verlag, 2017 more
2017
H. Losbichler, L. Falschlunger, C. Eisl - Measuring results instead of postulating dogmen in reporting design in Digitalization of corporate management (Editors: M. Kieninger) - Schäffer-Poeschel Verlag, 2017, pp. 65-89 more
2016
L. Falschlunger, O. Lehner, H. Treiblmaier, C. Eisl - Visual Representation of Information as an Antecedent of Perceptive Efficiency: The Effect of Experience - Proceedings of 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-49), Hawaii, United States of America, 2016, pp. 668-676 more
2016
L. Falschlunger, C. Eisl, H. Losbichler - Perception optimized reporting based on an extende cognitive fit theory - Conference Proceedings, Luzern, Switzerland, 2016, pp. 33-68 more
2016
H. Losbichler, C. Eisl, T. Plank - New forms of visualization to the test - Controlling & Management Review, 2016, pp. 46-53 more
2015
L. Falschlunger, C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, A. Greil - Impression management in annual reports of the largest european companies - Journal of Applied Accounting Research, Vol. 16, No. 3, 2015, pp. 383-399 more
2015
L. Falschlunger, C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, E. Grabmann - Report optimization using visual search strategies - Proceedings of the 6th international conference on information visualization theory and applications, Berlin, Germany, 2015, pp. 1-9 more
2015
L. Falschlunger, O. Lehner, C. Eisl, H. Losbichler - Development of a Data Visualization Model based on Information Processing Theory - Proceedings of the 9th conference for Austrian universities of applied sciences, Hagenberg, Austria, 2015, pp. 1-7 more
2015
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, L. Falschlunger, E. Grabmann, D. Hofer, A. Greil - Information Design of annual reports in germany - Report, FH OÖ Fakultät Steyr, Austria, 2015, pp. 1-56 more
2015
C. Eisl - Using eye tracking for report optimization - The Reporting Times, 2015, pp. 18-19 more
2015
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, L. Falschlunger - Perception optimized design of information dashboards - CFOaktuell, 2015, pp. 199-203 more
2015
C. Eisl, P. Hofer, H. Losbichler - Controlling in Fundamentals of Financial Management (Contributions to Book: Part/Chapter/Section 4), (Editors: C. Eisl, H. Losbichler) - Linde Verlag, 2015, pp. 1-240 more
2015
H. Losbichler, C. Eisl, L. Falschlunger, D. Loitz - New Directions in Reporting Design - Business Reporting, 2015, pp. 322-327 more
2015
C. Eisl, C. Hangl - Principles of KPI-based financial statement analysis in Handbook of Business Key Performance Indicators (Editors: H. Losbichler, C. Eisl, C. Engelbrechtsmüller) - Linde Verlag, 2015, pp. 33-60 more
2015
J. Chalupar, C. Eisl - Performance Management with a Balanced Scorecard in the SmurfitKappa Nettingsdorfer paper mill in Handbook of Economic Metrics - Linde Verlag Wien, 2015, pp. 407-419 more
2015
P. Hofer, C. Eisl, A. Mayr - Forecasting in Austrian companies: Do small and large Austrian companies differ in their forecasting processes? - Journal of Applied Accounting Research, Vol. 16, No. 3, 2015, pp. 359-382 more
2014
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler - Information graphics - the ultimate test - Best Practice Reporting Austria 2014, 2014, pp. 34-37 more
2014
A. Mayr, P. Hofer, C. Eisl - External Controlling by public accountants - An emprical analysis of small enterprises and public accountants in Upper Austria - 7th International Conference: An Enterprise Odyssey: Leadership, Innovation and Development for Responsible Economy, Zadar, Croatia, 2014, pp.… more
2014
P. Hofer, M. Hattinger, C. Eisl, A. Mayr - Forecasting Methods for volatile factors in budgeting - an empirical analysis of large Austrian companies - 7th International Conference: An Enterprise Odyssey: Leadership, Innovation and Development for Responsible Economy, Zadar, Croatia, 2014, pp. 71-73 more
2014
L. Falschlunger, C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, A. Greil - Impression Management - an empirical investigation of the use of graphs in annual reports in Europe - Proceedings in Finance and Risk Series'14, Oxford, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2014, pp. 262-287 more
2014
L. Falschlunger, C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, A. Greil - Improving Information Perception of Graphical Displays – an Experimental Study on the Display of Column Graphs - Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision'2014,… more
2014
L. Falschlunger, C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, A. Greil - Using Eye Tracking Technology to Improve Information Perception of Tabular Managerial Information - Proceedings FFH 2014, Kufstein, Austria, 2014, pp. 246-250 more
2013
P. Hofer, F. Weingartmair, C. Eisl - Methods of Forecasting for volatile drivers in SMEs in Modern Instruments of Planning and Budgeting, 2013, pp. 69-92 more
2013
C. Eisl, L. Falschlunger, P. Hofer, M. Jungert - Reporting Design – A systematic literature review - Proceedings in Finance and Risk Series'13, Cambridge, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013, pp. 379-400 more
2013
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, L. Falschlunnger - Principles on perception optimized reporting design - financial reports to the test in Financial Reporting 2.0 (Editors: C. Engelbrechtsmüller, H. Kerschbaumer), 2013, pp. 189-204 more
2013
C. Eisl, L. Falschlunger, P. Hofer, M. Jungert - Reporting Design - A systematic literature review - Journal of Finance and Risk Perspectives, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2013, pp. 27-47 more
2013
P. Hofer, F. Weingartmair, C. Eisl - Methods of Forecasting for volatile Drivers in SMEs in Implementation of Modern Budgeting - Haufe Verlag, 2013, pp. 69-92 more
2013
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, R. Höfler, P. Hofer - Eye tracking as a key technology in the field of reporting design - Proceedings FFH 2013, Dornbirn, Austria, 2013, pp. 538-545 more
2013
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, L. Falschlunger, B. Fischer, P. Hofer - Reporting Design - Report, FH OÖ, Austria, 2013, pp. 1-42 more
2012
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, B. Fischer, L. Falschlunger - Reporting Design - RWZ - Zeitschrift für Recht und Rechnungswesen, Vol. 22, No. 11, 2012, pp. 335-342 more
2012
C. Eisl, P. Hofer, H. Losbichler - Controlling in Fundamentals of Managerial Finance (Contributions to Book: Part/Chapter/Section 4), (Editors: C. Eisl, H. Losbichler) - Linde Verlag Wien, 2012, pp. 1-239 more
2012
C. Eisl, R. Höfler, P. Hofer, H. Losbichler - Fields of expertise, requirements and career opportunities in accounting - Controller Magazine, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2012, pp. 86-89 more
2012
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, P. Hofer, R. Höfler - Eye Tracking - CFO today, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2012, pp. 109-112 more
2012
C. Eisl, P. Hofer, A. Mayr - State of Cost Management in international companies in International Accounting and international Controlling - Linde Verlag, 2012 more
2012
P. Hofer, C. Eisl, A. Mayr - Performance Measurement in Internet Companies - Proceedings of the 6th International Odysee Conference, Sibenik, Croatia, 2012 more
2012
H. Losbichler, P. Hofer, C. Eisl, B. Zauner - An Investigation of ROCE and Its Drivers: Empirical Analysis of European Companies in Modelling Value (Contributions to Book: Part/Chapter/Section 3), (Editors: Herbert Jodlbauer, Jan Olhager, Richard J. Schonberger) - Springer, 2012, pp. 119-148 more
2011
H. Losbichler, P. Hofer, C. Eisl, B. Zauner - Success and Success Factors of Value Based Management: Empirical Analysis of European Manufacturing Companies - Proceedings of the fifth Research Forum of the Austrian University of Applied Sciences, Wien (Favoriten), Austria, 2011, pp. 326-329 more
2011
C. Eisl, R. Beranek - From the business idea to the Business Plan - Financial accountant, 2011, pp. 36-37 more
2011
A. Mayr, C. Eisl - Management Accounting - Financial accountant, 2011, pp. 22-24 more
2011
H. Losbichler, P. Hofer, C. Eisl, B. Zauner - An Investigation of ROCE and its Drivers: Empirical Analysis of European Companies - Proceedings - 1st International Conference on Value Chain Management Steyr 2011, Steyr, Austria, 2011, pp. 177-202 more
2011
C. Eisl, P. Hofer, B. Zauner - Performance Measurement in Internet-Companies - CFO today, Vol. 2011, No. 4, 2011, pp. 131-134 more
2011
C. Eisl, H. Holst, R. Rieg, P. Schentler, S. Sindl, M. Tschandl - Modern Budgeting - Controller Magazine, Vol. 2011, No. 11, 2011, pp. 64-67 more
2011
H. Holst, C. Eisl - Implementation of Modern Budgeting: Flexibility (Part 2 of 4) - Haufe Controlling Office Online, 2011, pp. 1-13 more
2011
H. Losbichler, C. Eisl, P. Hofer, R. Höfler - Fields of expertise, requirements and career opportunities in finance - CFO today, Vol. 5, No. 6, 2011, pp. 205-210 more
2011
C. Eisl, P. Hofer, R. Höfler, H. Losbichler - CRF Study 2011 - FH OÖ, 2011, pp. 1-24 more
2010
C. Eisl, R. Beranek - Management Information for SMEs - Financial accountant, 2010, pp. 55-58 more
2010
C. Eisl, R. Beranek - Modern Budgeting in SMEs - Financial accountant, 2010, pp. 63-66 more
2009
C. Eisl, M. Happe - Core-Elements of Budgeting in an (economial) crisis in The Controlling Advisor - Modern Budgeting - Haufe Verlag, 2009, pp. 27-31 more
2009
C. Eisl, K. Ledermüller, B. Kadic, G. Zihr - The Controller and his Education in Controlling - A Management-Tool for successfull Controlling of Health-Care-Businesses (Editors: E. Holzer, M. Reich, E. Hauke) - Facultas, 2009, pp. 288-302 more
2009
C. Eisl, R. Beranek - SMEs poorly prepared for economic crisis - Financial accountant, 2009, pp. 60-61 more
2009
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler - Budgeting in the (financial-)Crisis: Impacts and Solution-Approaches - CFOaktuell, 2009, pp. 106-109 more
2008
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, P. Hofer - Operational Controlling in Basics of Financial Management (Contributions to Book: Part/Chapter/Section 5), (Editors: C. Eisl, C. Hangl, H. Losbichler, A. Mayr), 2008, pp. 768-918 more
2008
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler, P. Hofer - Introduction to the Basics of Financial Management in Basics of Financial Management (Contributions to Book: Part/Chapter/Section 1), (Editors: C. Eisl, C. Hangl, H. Losbichler, A. Mayr), 2008, pp. 18-35 more
2008
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler - Accounting: Status quo and trends - Der Wirtschaftstreuhänder, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2008, pp. 14-17 more
2007
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler - Financial Management in Austria - Report, FH Oberösterreich Studienbetriebs GmBH, Austria, 2007, pp. 30 more
2007
C. Eisl, A. Mayr - Controlling and accounting im SME's - Report, FH OÖ Fakultät Steyr, Austria, 2007, pp. 1-33 more
2007
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler - Controlling and accounting in Austrian medium size and large enterprises in Controller-Leitfaden (Contributions to Book: Part/Chapter/Section 9), - WEKA FACHMEDIEN GmbH, 2007, pp. 1-11 more
2007
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler - The rise of controlling - Controller Magazine, Vol. 32, No. 32, 2007, pp. 528-531 more
2007
C. Eisl, H. Losbichler - Financial Management in Austria: a Survey - CFO today, Vol. 1, No. 3, 2007, pp. 119-122 more
2016
A successful exploitation of "big data" in companies and organizations requires the interactive visualization of large information spaces with intuitive interaction techniques. However, many… more
2011
Information is an important source for management decisions. Reports in all sorts and forms, from traditional print to mobile online visualisations are the primary source of information for managers. Up… more