The conference


for Emerging Technologies


for Emerging Technologies
01. & 02. March 2019


A new conference for …

Experience Designer
Product Manager
Project Manager


Why you should come?


Emerging technologies like AI, BigData and Machine Learning or Blockchain will rapidly change the way products are designed. On top of that, the Internet of Things (IoT) and new interface technologies like AR, VR and Conversational UI will offer an exponentially wider landscape for Experience Design.

Let this conference help you explore the white patches on the new landscape of Experience Design. This is your chance to be part of a newly developing community of practice right from the start.



Key Points


This is what you can expect

The setup:


  • Two-day conference in the heart of Berlin
  • limited to 200 guests
  • mid- to senior-level and above Experience Designers, Project Managers and Product Managers

Talks, sessions and workshops on:


  • AI, BigData and Machine Learning
  • Blockchain and IoT
  • New Interfaces like AR, VR, Conversational UI

On Day One eight experts will give short Lightning Talks and offer additional deep-dive-sessions (60 – 90min.) for smaller groups on the topic of their Lightning Talks. This offers the chance to discuss, reflect and learn more intensively.

Day Two will be a mix of preselected talks as proven unconference elements. We will give everyone an opportunity to hold a workshop, discussion or present tools, methods or anything.




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Let us
learn together

Business is already on track and has set aside budget to implement AI in core business processes, funding projects to build tools and products based on Machine Learning, Big Data or using the Blockchain and Smart Contracts.

These tools and products will have to face real users rather sooner than later. And we as User Experience designers, project and product managers will be tasked with implementing them.

In order to succeed with this, we need a solid grasp how these technologies work, what they are capable of and what not. We will need to research on how real users interact with these systems. We will need to experiment to push the borders of what is thinkable and possible.
But above all we will need to share our experiences in order to learn from each other.


Call for Paper


We want your session or workshop

Please use this Google Form to submit your session or workshop proposal:


Who is behind this?


Advisory Board

Katia Musioloek

Service Designer

Katia is coordinating the work around the Call for Papers and the schedule of the conference. Her work experience includes establishing the Service Design discipline at EdenSpiekermann.

Manja Baudis

Sen.UX Designer & Co-Founder

Manja is co-founder and Senior UX Designer of Die Lautmaler, a Berlin based agency for Interaction Design, specialized in developing Voice User and Conversational Interfaces. In this role, she helped Deutsche Telekom in implementing AI based Voice Interface systems for their customer help desks.

Klaas Bollhöfer

Chief Data Scientist & Founder

Klaas Bollhoefer is co-founder and managing director of Birds on Mars, a contemporary consulting company developing strategies, structured, teams and applications at the connections of human and artificial intelligence.

Jan Korsanke

Sen. UX Designer

Jan is a Sen. UX Designer, iterating on UX for a generic AI platform and cognitive tools at ExB Research & Development.

Who is behind this


Your conference hosts

Henning Grote

UX Designer

Prof. Luzi Beyer


Luzi Beyer teaches statistcs for social sciences at the Alice-Salomon-Hochschule in Berlin. Henning Grote works as a Teamlead and UserExperience Designer at a berlin based software company. Both have been founding members and organisers of UXcamp Europe from 2009 till 2017 and have helped the UXcamp Europe to grow to 550 guests, making it one of Europes biggest events for UserExperience professionals.


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