Contact

The DINAcon 2017 is carried out by the Research Center for Digital Sustainability of the University of Bern in Switzerland and supported by the location partner Welle7 Workspace and numerous partner organisations.

The diligent hands behind DINAcon are the following personalities and can be contacted via the email address team@dinacon.ch.

Alexandra Barden
Alexandra Barden

Alexandra loves variety and therefore has not one but two jobs: She works at the Research Center for Digital Sustainability at the University of Bern, where she is responsible for projects, events and administration. She also works for the open source association CH Open and heads the office.

Nicolas Christener
Nicolas Christener

Nicolas loves and lives Free/Open Source Software and has already hosted Richard Stallman personally besides building a Linux User Group and organizing conferences. In his day job Nicolas is CEO of Adfinis SyGroup and if he doesn't travel around the world on behalf of Tux, you will meet him at concerts somewhere in the front of Mosh Pit, Oi!

Adrian Gschwend
Adrian Gschwend

Adrian is co-founder and managing director of Zazuko, the Enterprise Linked Data specialist in Switzerland. He has many years of experience in the fields of Linked Data, Knowledge Management, Open Source Software and Project Management. In addition, he participates in EU research projects (FP7 & H2020) in leading roles in projects with the Swiss government and as a research assistant at the E-Government Institute of the Berne University of Applied Sciences. At DINAcon he organizes the DINAcon Awards.

Asfenia Gschwend
Asfenia Gschwend

Asfenia is an independent event planner. Asfenia has many years of experience in event management, art and culture. She cooperates with private clients, companies, NGOs, art and cultural communities and governmental organisations and supports them in the planning and implementation of successful events.

Laura Kieser
Laura Kieser

Laura is an adventurer and loves to tackle. She works in the world of business information technology as a consultant at APP Unternehmensberatung. It is generally very open to the open - if sustainable, the better.

Marla Moser
Marla Moser

Marla works at Aileen Zumstein Communication and loves communication - whether analogue or digital. Since she speaks four languages, they do not detain national borders. In her spare time you can find Marla in the bandroom or digitally on social media or at her blog lacasademarla.ch.

Matthias Stürmer
Matthias Stürmer

Matthias is Head of the Research Center for Digital Sustainability at the Institute for Business Information Systems at the University of Bern. He is President of the ICT Cluster Bern, Switzerland, Member of the Board of CH Open and co-founder and Member of the Board of Opendata.ch. Matthias is also the managing director of the Parliamentary Group on Digital Sustainability and as City Councilor for EVP Party he is a Member of the City Council of Bern since 2011.

Location Partner Welle7 Workspace


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