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2017-12-16, Talk »Creative Education«, Echo Festival, Dubai, UAEupcoming

2017-11-30, Talk »The role of Design in Engineering Education«, Beuth University Berlin, Germanyupcoming

2017-11-30, Talk »Media Installations for Museums in the UAE«, University of the Arts Berlin, Germanyupcoming

2017-11-18, Invitation to 'Exploration Sessions Dubai', »Design and Education: designing for sustainable solutions«, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

2017-10-20, Talk »Design & Innovation«, Art Academy, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

2017-10-18, Talk »Sources of Inspiration«, invitation to Dubai Design District (D3)

2017-10-11/12/13, Chair for 'New Technologies' panel at 'Museums in Arabia' Conference, Bahrain, Bahrain National Museum (link)

2017-10-10, Judge for "Semaphore" Competition", ADT Core Class "CommTech" (invitation of Prof. Craig Protzel), NYUAD

2017-09-21, Talk »Rapid Prototyping and Design«, Interactive Media Arts, NYU Shanghai, China

2017-06-26/27/28, Actopolis, Workshop 'Mapping Abandoned Spaces' with Prof. Zlatan Filipovic (AUS, UAE), Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

2017-04-26/27/28/29, Workshop with FELD Studio: Kinetic Installations, Lab for Narrative Technologies and Spatial Installations, NYUAD

2017-03-08/09/10/11, Workshop with Mattia Bernini: Precious Plastic, Lab for Narrative Technologies and Spatial Installations, NYUAD

2017-03-06/07, Seminar and Talk on "Medial Installations for Museums", UCL Qatar (Museology and Curatorial Studies), Doha

2017-02-23, Workshop: Media in Space, American University of Sharjah, UAE

2017-02-19, Workshop: Nothing to Something – An Introduction to Rapid Prototyping, NYUAD, Interactive Media Lab

2017-01-19, opening of superLab 2017 exhibition »The Extended Family Room«, NYUAD, Engineering Design Studio


2016-11-10, Essential Cinema Series, leading the introduction and post-screening for »Blade Runner«, NYUAD Art Gallery

2016-10-24, Talk »Utilitas, Venustas, Firmitas« at Parsons School of Design, New York, US

2016-10-21, Talk at School of Visual Arts (SVA), New York, US

2016-10-04/05, Heritage Studies Regional Workshop, hosted by NYUAD Institute and Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA)

2016-09-27, Innovation Workshop with Executive Affairs Authority (UAE), Engineering Design Studio, NYUAD

2016-09-09, Talk at Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria

2016-05-21, Hosting Ma'a Salama Engineering Graduates 2016 event, Engineering Design Studio, NYUAD

2016-05-20, Opening talk at »Handstorming in Dharavi« exhibition, Mumbai, India

2016-05-12, Opening of »Design Fundamentals« & »EfSI Exhibition«, Engineering Design Studio, NYUAD

2016-04-24, Interactive Media Workshop, NYUAD, Interactive Media Lab

2016-04-19, guest lecture »World Heritage Sites and Universal Collections« (invitation by Prof. Robert Parthesius), NYUAD

2016-03-13/14, workshop »Digital Camera Obscura«, Sikka Art Fair, Dubai, UAE (video 1, video 2)

2016-03-03/04, Judge for the Robotics and Electronics category, Innovator 2016, Abu Dhabi Corniche, UAE

2016-02-24, guest critique at ‘Project Studio Class’ (invitation by Prof. Craig Protzel), NYUAD, Interactive Media Lab

2016-02-10, moderating IDEA Lab event about Social Entrepreneurship (guest: Gaurav Mehta), NYUAD, Engineering Design Studio

2016-01-21, opening of superLab 2016 exhibition »Corniche Currents«, NYUAD, Engineering Design Studio (link)


2015-12-01, guest lecture at 'Communication and Technology' (invitation by Prof. Craig Proetzel), NYUAD, Film and New Media

2015-11-23, attendance at Symposium on Innovation & Entrepreneurship Education, UAE Ministry of Higher Education, Dubai, UAE

2015-11-11, guest lecture at 'Creativity and Innovation' (invitation by Prof. Douglas Cook), NYUAD, Engineering Design Studio

2015-10-23, opening speech at Digital_ia Media Arts Festival, 13 Muz Gallery, Szczecin, Poland (link)

2015-10-23, debate »Design(ing) Future«, Academy of the Arts, Szczecin, Poland

2015-10-01, guest critique at 'Mashups' (course by Prof. Craig Protzel), NYUAD, Interactive Media Lab

2015-06-24, lecture at Furtwangen University, Faculty of Digital Media, Furtwangen, Germany

2015-06-12, lecture for China Academy of Fine Arts, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2015-06-03, lecture for University of Applied Sciences Ulm and Indonesian Institute of the Arts Yogyakarta, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2015-04-11, seminar at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

2015-03-10, lecture for Massachusetts College of Art and Design, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2015-02-24, keynote at FITC Amsterdam 2015, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (link)

2015-02-02, lecture for Royal Academy Den Haag, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2015-01-30, lecture for HEAD Genéve, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2015-01-22, seminar at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


2014-11-28, workshop (1 day, concept development), FH Joanneum, University of Applied Sciences, Graz, Austria, (link)

2014-11-27, lecture at FH Joanneum, University of Applied Sciences, Graz, Austria

2014-11-13, lecture for Maastricht Academy, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2014-10-06/10, workshop (5 days), American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (link)

2014-07-03, lecture for China Academy of Fine Arts, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2014-06-23, lecture for IED Madrid, Centro Superior de Diseño, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2014-06-06, workshop (1 day, concept development), FH Joanneum, University of Applied Sciences, Graz, Austria

2014-06-05, lecture at FH Joanneum, University of Applied Sciences, Graz, Austria

2014-06-02, lecture for University of Applied Sciences and Arts Hannover, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2014-04-29, keynote during Conference »The Sensuous Museum«, Museum of Herning, Denmark

2014-04-08, lecture at American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

2014-04-01, talk about »Theme Based Exhibitions«, Museum of Holstebro, Denmark

2014-03-31, keynote »Digital Communication and Social Media (in Museums)« during »Theme-Based Exhibitions – Conference«, Holstebro, Denmark

2014-03-28, lecture for Zealand Institute of Business and Technology (Denmark), ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2014-03-27, lecture for University of Basel and University of Applied Sciences and Technology Rapperswil, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2014-03-14, lecture for Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, at ART+COM Studios, Berlin

2014-02-04, keynote »Art of Engineering«, Ferchau Engineering, Gummersbach, Germany

2014-01-31, keynote for Utrecht School of the Arts (HKU), ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2014-01-20, lecture for BTK Berlin University of Applied Sciences, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2014-01-16, lecture for Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2014-01-08, lecture for HTW Berlin and MHMK Macromedia University for Media and Communication Berlin, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany


2013-12-30, open talk at AWWA Art Gallery, La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain

2013-12-16, keynote »The Beauty of Illusions« at AR Meetup, Berlin, Germany (link)

2013-12-10, lecture »Museum 2.1« for HAWK University of Applied Sciences and Arts, ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2013-11-28, keynote for Copenhagen School of Technology and Design, at ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2013-11-22, keynote for University of Applied Sciences HTW Chur, at ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2013-11-21, lecture and one day workshop (concept development) for Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, Brussels, Belgium

2013-11-18, guesttalk at HAWK University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Hildesheim, Germany

2013-11-08, keynote at Kikk International Digital Festival, Namur, Belgium

2013-10-25, guesttalk at HTW University of Applied Sciences, Dresden, Germany

2013-10-10, keynote at SOS Design Festival, Academy of Fine Arts, Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

2013-10-08, lecture for FH Joanneum, University of Applied Sciences, at ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2013-10-05, keynote at Visualized Conference, Berlin, Germany (link)

2013-09-27, workshop at Retune Conference 2013, Berlin, Germany (PDF)

2013-07-04, lecture for Summer Academy (Cooperation of Berlin University (FU) and Central Academy of Fine Arts Beijing), ART+COM Studios, Berlin

2013-04-16, keynote during »Processing Berlin« at LEAP – Lab for Electronic Arts and Performance, Berlin, Germany

2013-01-25, keynote at the opening of the Digital_ia Festival 13, Szczecin, Poland

2013-01-21/26, workshop (6 days), Digital_ia Media Arts Festival, students from The Szczecin Academy of Art, Poland (link)


2012-12-14, lecture at Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Germany

2012-12-06, seminar and workshop (1 day, concept development) at University of Applied Sciences, Rotterdam, Netherlands

2012-11-29, guesttalk at FH Joanneum, University of Applied Sciences, Graz, Austria

2012-11-23, lecture for HAWK University of Applied Sciences and Arts, at ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany (link)

2012-10-05, lecture for FH Joanneum, at ART+COM Studios, Berlin

2012-07-31, seminar at Department of Visual Arts and Mechatronics, Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey

2012-06-22, keynote at the University of Applied Sciences Trier, Germany, Symposium for Kinetic Displays (link)

2012-04-26, keynote at University of Applied Sciences Potsdam, Germany

2012-04-24, keynote at University of Applied Sciences Potsdam, Germany

2012-04-03, guesttalk at University of Applied Sciences Magdeburg-Stendal, Germany

2012-02-14, lecture for Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, at ART+COM Studios, Berlin

2012-01-19, guesttalk at Berlin Institute of Design, Germany

2012-01-14, keynote at Digital_ia Festival 12, Szczecin, Poland (link)

2012-01-11, lecture at the University of Applied Sciences Trier, Department for Intermedia Design, Germany (link)


2011-12-19, lecture at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam, seminar of Dipl. Des. Monika Hoinkis, Germany

2011-10-19, lecture at Aalto University, Helsinki, Finnland

2011-10-17, artist talk at Cartes Flux Media Art Festival, Helsinki, Finnland

2011-10-04, lecture for FH Joanneum, at ART+COM Studios, Berlin

2011-09-30, open lecture at Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design (CIID), Denmark

2011-09-30, lecture at Zealand Institute of Business and Technology, Campus Køge, Denmark

2011-07-01, keynote for Summer Academy (Cooperation of Berlin University (FU) and Central Academy of Fine Arts Beijing), ART+COM Studios, Berlin

2011-06-04, artist talk at Emergeandsee Festival 2011, Berlin, Germany

2011-05-31, lecture at University of the Arts Bremen, Germany

2011-05-26, lecture (»Arbeitsplatz der Zukunft«) for students from Humboldt University Berlin, ART+COM Studios, Berlin

2011-03-20, lecture for School for Design Bern & Biel (Switzerland), ART+COM Studios, Berlin, Germany

2011-02-24, keynote at Always-On-Festival, Berlin, Germany (link)

2011-02-02, presentation of the Masterscholar-Project at University of the Arts Berlin, Germany


2010-10-28, lecture at Aarhus University, Denmark (PDF)

2010-10-01, workshop (one day, session 3/3) »12h müsst ihr sein«, Felix's studio apartment, Berlin, Germany

2010-01-23, keynote at University of the Arts Braunschweig/TU Braunschweig, Germany


2009-06-25, lecture at University of Applied Sciences Düsseldorf, Germany (link)

2009-04-01, keynote at University of Applied Sciences Würzburg, Germany (invitation to Design.Digital)


2008-11-18, workshop (one day, session 2/3) »12h müsst ihr sein«, Felix's studio apartment, Berlin, Germany

2008-06-15, workshop (one day, session 1/3) »12h müsst ihr sein«, Felix's studio apartment, Berlin, Germany


2007-07-17, presentation of the Diplom-Project/Diplom-Thesis at University of the Arts Berlin