Maria Mayrhofer


Main focus: Digital Campaigning & Activism

Twitter handle: @mariamayrhofer

Website/blog: https://www.aufstehn.at

Languages: German, English, Spanish

City: Wien

Country: Austria

Topics: female leadership, campaigning, social media, organizing

Bio:

Maria Mayrhofer is the founding Executive Director of #aufstehn, a progressive online engagement platform enhancing civil society participation. She is a political scientist with expertise in digital campaigning and civil society mobilisation. Other specialties include migration, human rights and gender. She was awarded the Viennese Women's award 2016 for her work against hate speech on the internet.

Examples of previous talks / appearances:

Speakerin Kommunikationstag 2016

Mitbestimmung 2.0: Ein Klick um die Welt zu retten?