Kristina Wißling


Main focus: Origami Engineering

Twitter handle: @k_wissling

Websites/blogs: ,

Languages: German, English

City: Lennestadt

Country: Germany

Topics: design, innovation, origami engineering, design strategy

Services: Talk, Workshop management, Interview

  Willing to travel for an event.

  Willing to talk for nonprofit.


Kristina Wißling is a certified communikation designer with her own office in Lennestadt, Germany. She specializes in a variety of origami folding techniques and the construction of crease patterns.

Ms. Wissling supports creative companies and art exhibitions such as the project LEOrigamiPART - a project sponsored by the german Federal Cultural Foundation with Frank Boelter. She develops innovative products working closely with the R&D departments from industrial companies and universities. In addition to her product development activities, Ms. Wissling also teaches regularly at various universities and has lectured since 2010 at research institutions such as the Fraunhofer Institute and before economic development agencies, professional trade associations, mid-sized companies, corporations, hidden champions and global market leading companies.
In 2010 Ms. Wissling was an award winner in the Cultural&Creative Pilots Awards competition sponsored by the German Federal Governement, and in 2011 she received an award as one of the "100 Women of Tomorrow"- The Land of Ideas under the patronage of the president of germany.
In her capacity as a designer Ms. Wissling has an expansive network of partners in the bradest variety of disciplines covering an array of industries along with excellent contacts.

Examples of previous talks / appearances: