media architect, educator and coach for the creative industries
Inga von Staden

...studied Agricultural Science in Israel and Film in New York. She worked among other as an author and editor for German TV-Productions until she migrated into digital media in 1995. There she worked as a creative producer on Games, Expo-Media and Internet Applications. In 1999 she began coaching companies through the paradigm shift from analogue to digital media. Apart from doing consultancy work she wrote a range of market reviews and trend forecasts for renowned media institutions and gave in-house seminars on the implications of digital technologies on workflows, production processes and products. In 2001 she initiated a MEDIA-funded continued education programme at the film school of Berlin (dffb) introducing professionals from Film and TV to new media technologies. From 2004 to 2007 she built the New Media Programme for the Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg as an interface between the Start-Ups in the Games, Mobile and Internet sectors and the regional administration respectively national politicies. From 2013 to 2016 she set up the initiative TINKERTANK to help children, youths and adults to find their way back into creativity with the use of new technologies.
Today Inga von Staden is a media expert, innovation consultant and group facilitator. She initiated and runs the Interactive Media Department at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg and is responsible for the transmedia strategies at the film school and the Animationsinstitut. She is on the programme board of the FMX, the international conference on Animation, Special Effects, Games and Transmedia and an assessor for the technology funding scheme ProFIT of the Berlin Senate. She has a coaching degree from the South African College for Applied Sciences.

further references
Bayerischer Rundfunk
Bertelmann Stiftung
Filmfördungsanstalt (FFA)
Grundy UFA
Inter/Aktion GmbH
Power to the Pixel
Ravensburger Spieleverlag GmbH
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