My bio:

Simone Orgel is a Berlin based strategic communications consultant and artist focusing on participation processes and community building in the digital space. She studied Communication in Social and Economic Contexts at the Berlin University of the Arts as well as the University of Toronto and has worked as a communications expert for several public and private institutions. Until December 2017 she was Head of Project & International Relations at re:publica, one of Europe's largest conferences for the Internet and society.

Examples of previous talks / appearances:

  • What Does it Take to Build a Digital Community

    Digital Arabia Network aims to build a future digital community within the MENA region. The session was part of the kick-off impulse, Feb 26th in Beirut.

    This talk is in: English
  • MOST WANTED: MUSIC – GMM Best Paper Award Pitch

    This talk is in: German
  • What must be the place and the role of culture to reinvent Europe of tomorrow?

    European Lab @Frankfurter Buchmesse, Panel Discussion (Sept 2017), Frankfurt: Together with Camille Louis, Gwenaelle Aubry, Luc Boltanski
    moderated by Vincent Cavaroc (Tropisme festival director).

    This talk is in: English
  • Challenges and Opportunities of Innovation

    Workshop (Feb, 2017): Propellor | Speednic was a collaborative working session during the Berlinale’s European Film Market 2017 and a part of the EFM Horizon program presented by Audi. 24 invited key players from the international film industry and Berlin’s tech scene discussed the challenges and opportunities of innovation. The session culminated in 11 Calls to Action for the film industry.

    This talk is in: English
  • Panel discussion: What makes for a successful leader in digital business today / The rise of female leadership

    Panel Discussion (April 2015), Berlin:
    Simone Orgel, Strategic Communication Consultant & Project Director at re:publica // Kimberly Bohle, Head of Operations at Cogs Agency Germany
    Rüdiger von Henning, Head of HR at Gameduell // Miriam Healy, Head of Technology and Delivery at AKQA // Lina Franke, Freelance Digital Project Manager // Moderation: Dipl.-Psych. Katrin Brinkhoff, Media Psychologist & Facilitator at Dr. Kraus & Partner

    This talk is in: English
  • Panel Discussion: Germany's Event and Media Landscape

    Panel Discussion (April 2015), Tel Aviv:

    This talk is in: English