Shaping design at the front line since 2012
personal venture, co-founder, CEO and Head of Curation
As an entrepreneur, community builder and thought leader I have founded and established push conference, the largest event for UX professionals in the DACH region, in addition to my full-time practice.
The annual event brings together digital professionals that design compelling interactive experiences in the shape of products, apps, websites and installations, inspired by user needs and enabled by creative use of technology and critical thinking.
7 editions | 100+ speakers | 3700+ attendees
The lineup has featured speakers from IDEO, Mozilla, BMW, Google, Bosch, The Guardian, Vimeo, MESO, Art+Com as well as outstanding independent designers and thinkers from around the world.
established the largest design event for UX professionals in the DACH region
scaled to a profitable event with 600+ guests annually
sold out 5x in a row
set up partnerships with Adobe, frog, StackOverflow, Mailchimp, Mozilla, Bosch and more
managing a team of 6 permanent contributors and defining the framework and policies for a total of 30 team members and volunteers for the event
coordination of the curators board, definition of trend topics, content strategy and conference program as Head of Curation
service design including e.g. check-in management, guest experience, speaker experience, exhibition
marketing and community outreach
ongoing brand development including the visual identity for digital and analog platforms, online presence, communication
ongoing development of business plan & sales strategy
I am a co-founder, sole owner and enjoy directing the companies’ development as CEO and Head of Curation ever since the very beginnings.