SPEAKERS



 

Anja Zeidler

Anja Zeidler is a digital entrepreneur and expert in social media marketing. She is known as the first health&fitness influencer in Switzerland and created a brand out of her name. Also, she works offline as a model, host and presenter.
In her speech, she will not only explain about the extent of digitization, but more importantly speak about when she needed to press ctrl+alt+del, before she personally ended in a system crash.

 

Kevin Kuhn

Kevin is Managing Partner of Jaywalker Digital, a Swiss company specialized in Data Science. Kevin's passionate about finding new ways on how to bring data and people together. He will talk about his experiences on how he ctrl+alt+del his mindset and how a simple experiment changed the way he works with people.

 

Patrick Seabase

A track bike rider and a creative individual, Patrick Seabase grew up in Bern and was inspired by the extreme highways through the peaks of the Alps. Today, his bike is the center of what he does and his main tool to compete against the distance, roads, and terrain. In his speech, Patrick is going to present his TED commandments and share his most outstanding adventures.

 

Andrea Holle

Andrea Holle is the founder and director of Mobile Motion Film Festival. She is a communications specialist, event manager and cinema enthusiast. Prior to MoMo, she did a Bachelor's degree at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and later worked as a PR officer at ETH Zurich. Besides putting her heart and soul into MoMo, she does communications consulting for startups and is mum of two kids.

 

Joël Perrin

Since 2015, Joël Perrin has oscillated between dissecting rooms and Poetry Slam stages, become U20 Swiss Poetry Slam Champion and turned down an invitation to participate in the European Poetry Slam Championship. His piece “Maskenmann“ (man in a mask) mirrors a society of super-fast superficial change. Join in for a lyrical, philosophical journey along the beauty and dangers of todays control+alt+delete mentality, as reverberated in the growing popularity of Poetry Slam.

 

Jonas Niederberger and Patrick Weber

Jonas Niederberger and Patrick Weber are the Co-Founders of the NGO BuyAware. By raising awareness amongst consumers they try to influence the electronics sector in becoming more sustainable and ethically responsible. At the moment, there is still a lot of potential for improvement in the electronics industry - Together we can achieve a “ctrl+alt+delete”!​

 

Anna Rosenwasser

Anna Rosenwasser is the director of the Swiss Lesbian Organisation and has been working as a journalist for over 10 years. She’s an activist for LGBT rights and gender equality. In her speech she will not only clarify what terms like LGBT mean - but illustrate just how exciting the world can be if we leave gender norms altogether, fighting for the right to love.

 

Samuel Koch

Actor and author, Samuel started as a gymnast at the age of 6 and competed in numerous competitions for 17 years. After an accident during the German show “Wetten, dass…” in 2010, he has been quadriplegic. In July 2014 he graduated from the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien in Hannover and has already guest-starred in "Sturm der Liebe" and "Honig im Kopf". Since September 2014 he has been a member of the ensemble at the Staatstheater Darmstadt and played leading roles in "Faust" and "Prinz von Homburg", for which he was nominated by the magazine Theater heute as Best Young German Actor. Samuel will talk about losing control, seeing no alternatives, and having his previous life deleted by his accident.