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beyond tellerrand // BERLIN 2018

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5th to 8th November 2018

Berlin, Germany

Part of the beyondtellerrand series


  1. Profile photo of Andy Budd

    Andy Budd

    As a renown UX Designer and CEO of Clearleft, Andy helps companies like The BBC, Virgin Holidays and Penguin Random House with issues of digital transformation. Andy is a regular speaker at international conferences like SXSW, An Event Apart and The Next Web. He also curates the UX London, dConstruct and Leading Design conferences. In 2011, Andy co-founded the Brighton Digital Festival, a citywide celebration of digital culture attracting 40,000 visitors and over 190 events. Andy is a serial entrepreneur, dabbles with Angel investing and mentors at Seedcamp. These are just some of the reasons his company has won Netmag Agency of the Year on several occasions, and he's appeared on both the Wired 100 and BIMA 100 lists. Never happier than when he's diving some remote tropical atoll, Andy is a qualified PADI dive instructor and retired shark wrangler.

  2. Profile photo of Cécile Dormeau

    Cécile Dormeau

    Cécile Dormeau is a french illustrator. She worked in two graphic design agencies in Hamburg and Berlin and continued her German adventure working as a junior art director in Ogilvy Frankfurt before starting her illustrator career. She has produced work for Google, The Sunday Times, Wetransfer, Der Spiegel Wissen, GQ, and has had articles and features in Ignant, Bored Panda, The Huffington Post, It's Nice That, and many more. Her illustrations and gif explore the themes of self-acceptance and body image.

  3. Profile photo of Chen Hui Jing

    Chen Hui Jing

    Hui Jing is a self-taught designer and developer with an inordinate love for CSS. Reducing lines of code in her web projects makes her extremely happy. She used to play basketball full-time and launched her web career during downtime between training sessions.

  4. Profile photo of David Jonathan Ross

    David Jonathan Ross

    David Jonathan Ross draws letters of all shapes and sizes for custom and retail typeface designs. A native of Los Angeles, He began drawing typefaces at Hampshire College and joined The Font Bureau in 2007 where he honed his bézier-wrangling skills. Now he publishes typefaces of visual and technical interest at his own foundry, DJR, as well as working on projects with Type Network and developing display faces for his Font of the Month Club. You’ll find him in Western Massachusetts with his partner Emily and their two dogs, Sophie and Lily.

  5. Profile photo of Debbie Millman

    Debbie Millman

    Designer, artist, author, educator, host of Design Matters, the first + longest running podcast on design. Chair of the first grad program in branding at SVA MPS Branding

    Full bio soon …

  6. Profile photo of Frederik Vanhoutte

    Frederik Vanhoutte

    During daytime, a physics PhD working as a medical physics expert in a supra-regional hospital in Belgium. Together with a team of radiation oncologists, physicists and nurses I turn medical data into effective treatments for cancer patients.

    During nighttime, a creative coder, on the fine line between art and science, between utility and aesthetics. Working with Processing since 2004, creative coding fuels my curiosity in physical, biological and computational systems.

    Full bio soon …

  7. Profile photo of Gemma O'Brien

    Gemma O'Brien

    Gemma O’Brien is an Australian artist specialising in lettering, illustration and typography. Her expressive calligraphy and detailed designs can be seen in advertising campaigns, editorial publications and large-scale murals around the world. She has collaborated with numerous global brands and publications including Apple, Adidas, Adobe and The New York Times.

  8. Profile photo of Jenny Shen

    Jenny Shen

    Jenny Shen is an independent Senior UX/Product Designer who has worked with numerous startups and brands including Neiman Marcus, Crate&Barrel, eBuddy, IBM, TravelBird and Randstad. She is a member of Toptal, a global talent network and she has received a Top 40 under 40 honour from Girls in Tech Taiwan.

    With a passion for helping newcomers in UX to grow, she mentors designers under her mentorship program. In her spare time, she is advocating for diversity and working on global strategy as the Regional Director of EMEA at Ladies that UX, an international non-profit organization active in over 50 cities around the world.

  9. Profile photo of Josh Clark

    Josh Clark

    Josh Clark is a UX design leader who helps organisations build products for what's next. He is founder of Big Medium, a New York design studio specialising in future-friendly interfaces for artificial intelligence, connected devices, and responsive websites. His clients include Samsung, Time Inc, ExxonMobil,, TechCrunch, Entertainment Weekly, eBay, O’Reilly Media, and many others. Josh has written several books, including Designing for Touch and Tapworthy: Designing Great iPhone Apps. He speaks around the world about what’s next for digital interfaces.

    Before the internet swallowed him up, Josh was a producer of national PBS programs at Boston’s WGBH. He shared his three words of Russian with Mikhail Gorbachev, strolled the ranch with Nancy Reagan, hobnobbed with Rockefellers, and wrote trivia questions for a primetime game show. In 1996, he created the popular “Couch-to-5K” (C25K) running schedule, which has helped millions of skeptical would-be exercisers take up jogging. (His motto is the same for fitness as it is for software user experience: no pain, no pain.)

  10. Profile photo of Kyle MacDonald

    Kyle MacDonald

    Kyle MacDonald bartered his way from a single red paperclip to a house in a series of online trades over the course of a year. Running with the idea of taking one small item and attempting to trade it for something bigger and more substantial, MacDonald has become renowned for his off-beat and inspirational ideas and goals.

    Kyle is the author of “One Red Paperclip” which is available worldwide in 14 different languages, from Estonian to Korean. His story has inspired millions of people around the world to imagine how they can achieve amazing results using creative and fun solutions to everyday problems.

  11. Profile photo of Léonie Watson

    Léonie Watson

    Léonie Watson is the Director of Developer Communications at The Paciello Group, member of the W3C Advisory Board and co-chair of the W3C Web Platform WG, technology writer and speaker. She began using the internet in 1993, turned it into a career in 1997, and (despite losing her eyesight along the way), she's been enjoying herself thoroughly ever since.

  12. Profile photo of Marcin Wichary

    Marcin Wichary

    Marcin Wichary is a designer, writer, and typographer. He worked at Medium, Google, and Code for America. He’s currently typing in a book about the history of typing, on one of the many keyboards he owns. He cares a lot about storytelling, the meaning of details, and things we can learn from technology’s and design’s past.

  13. Profile photo of Oliver Schöndorfer

    Oliver Schöndorfer

    Oliver Schöndorfer is an interdisciplinary designer with a strong focus on branding, web design and typography. Hopelessly in love with everything type, he is easily delighted by beautiful serifs and infuriated by bad kerning. He co-founded the design agency 86/60 in Vienna, specialising in strategic design work across various media. He taught and held workshops at schools and universities in Austria.

    Oliver sees himself as a link between the aesthetic and the technical parts of web design. His vision is to get designers and developers to better collaborate. To share his knowledge and passion, he writes blog articles, speaks at local events and international conferences.