Activities

Tell me and I will forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I will understand. (Confucius)
Tell me and I will forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I will understand.

Current Exceptional Commitment

Usability & User Experience

German UPA e.V.

  • Vice president of the German Usability Professionals’ Association (German UPA e.V.) (Link)
    since September 2014
  • Vice chairman of the working group ‘Qualitätsstandards’ (quality standards) in the German Usability Professionals’ Association (German UPA e.V.) (Link)
    since August 2017
  • Member of the working group ‘Qualitätsstandards’ (quality standards) in the German Usability Professionals’ Association (German UPA e.V.) (Link)
    since October 2010

UXQB

  • Personal member and founding member of the International Usability and User Experience Qualification Board (UXQB) e.V. (Link)
    since October 2013

IFIP TC13

  • Member of the working group 13.2 ‘Methodology for User-Centred System Design’ within the International Federation for Information Processing Technical Committee on Human–Computer Interaction (IFIP TC13) (Link)
    since September 2015

German Informatics Society

  • Member of the group ‘Software-Ergonomie’ (software ergonomics) in the department on human-computer interaction of the German Informatics Society (Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.) (Link)
    since September 2011

Bitkom

  • Member of the working group ‘Digital Design’ of the Bitkom, the German Association for IT, Telecommunications and New Media (Link)
    since September 2018

Previous Exceptional Commitment

Usability & User Experience

  • Member of the working group ‘Usability Engineering & Software Ergonomie’ of the national accreditation body for the Federal Republic of Germany (DAkkS)
    October 2010 – December 2015
  • Administration member of the group ‘Software-Ergonomie’ (software ergonomics) in the department on human-computer interaction of the German Informatics Society (Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.) (Link)
    September 2011 – September 2018
  • Member of the group ‘(Be-)Greifbare Interaktion’ (tangible interaction) in the department on human-computer interaction of the German Informatics Society (Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.) (Link)
    March 2012 – December 2018

Swimming

  • Lecturer at the Swimming Association North Rhine-Westphalia (dt. Schwimmverband NRW)
    January 2010 – December 2012
  • Lecturer at the Swimming District Middle Rhine (dt. Schwimmbezirk Mittelrhein)
    January 2009 – November 2010
  • Trainer at the Swimming Club Nümbrecht (dt. Schwimmverein Nümbrecht e.V.)
    Qualification: Trainer B, trainer aquafitness, trainer swimming for beginner
    June 1997 – December 2012