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Harald Felgner
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Just uploaded 5 new #TimeWarp photos to Flickr: https://t.co/QaH9oyqphh
Praia (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈpɾajɐ], meaning beach, in both Portuguese and Cape Verdean Creole), is the capital and largest city of Cape Verde, an island nation in the Atlantic Ocean west of Senegal. It lies on the southern coast of Santiago island in the Sotavento Islands group.
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The AWS IPO - Understanding @amazon by @benthompson #Business #RedFez 
AWS has long been a question mark when it comes to Amazon: it's a good idea, and it makes money, but like it's parent company, will it ever be profitable? The revelation that AWS is already very profitable indeed is a really big deal both for AWS but also for Amazon itself.
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First Licensed Autonomous Freight Truck Hits the Road in U.S. by @ijournal #RedFez 
In a ceremony at Hoover Dam, Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) unveiled the Freightliner Inspiration Truck, what it says is the first licensed autonomous
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This is the first road-legal big rig that can drive itself by @verge #RedFez 
Last night, atop the Hoover Dam, Freightliner unveiled the Inspiration Truck — a partially autonomous big rig that could save lives, mitigate driver fatigue and stress, and reduce CO2 emissions up...
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Revisiting the Priority+ Pattern by @brad_frost cc @digisz @sventschui #UX #IxD #RedFez 
In his article Obvious Always Wins, Luke Wroblewski warns of the dangers of sweeping links and actions under the rug. It's challenging to find the room to expose important actions on constrained mobile screen sizes, but it's necessary for designers to do so. A while back, I took a look at a few ...
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How many iOS devices will Apple Ship in the next six months? by @hdediu #RedFez 
Of the $42.5 billion Apple spend buying capital assets ((Includes land and buildings $5.6b, Machinery, equipment and internal-use software $32.1b and Leasehold Improvements $4.7b)) more than half w...
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#Mobile ads take center stage as smartphone becomes leading search tool by @CIOonline #RedFez 
More Americans now use smartphones for Web searches than PCs, according to Google, and advertisers are dreaming up new types of ads that fit the mobile experience.
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@AXA wins India approval to raise stake in Bharti #Insurance JVs by @Reuters #RedFez 
«Top News. AXA wins India approval to raise stake in Bharti insurance JVs. Wed May 6, 2015 2:04am EDT. MUMBAI, May 6 (Reuters) - Europe's second biggest insurer AXA has won the Indian government's approval to raise its stake in two local insurance joint ventures with Bharti Enterprises to 49 ...
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Europe Life Insurers Face Unsustainable Business Model, IMF Says by @_INN #Insurance #RedFez 
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Berne in October 2013 #TimeWarp Meeting Her Majesty's Secret Service... http://flic.kr/p/gMUfCt
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5 Reasons We Make Poor Decisions by @thebrainlady #UX #IxD #RedFez 
I just read a great report from Eric Olive on how and why we make decisions, especially bad ones. Here's a summary of the report and the trouble we can get ourselves into: People don't like uncertainty. It makes us uncomfortable. So we tend to ignore important information and either make a bad ...
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Agent Support, Ratings Added to Expanding @Google Compare by @ijournal #Insurance #RedFez 
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User Experience Architect/ Head of Mobile #AXA Switzerland
Employment
  • AXA
    User Experience Architect/ Head of Mobile #AXA Switzerland, 2011 - present
  • &theRedFez
    (Mobile) User Experience Curator & Consultant, 2006 - present
    &theRedFez (#REFZ) is my stream of projects and assignments, ranging from international marketing to IT - mixed with some completely unrelated engagements of personal interest. Collaborations: Acting as Senior Consultant at denkplatz gmbh, Information Design Consultant at Unic AG, Principal Consultant at Ray Sono AG, Client Services Director at iconmobile GmbH, Senior Consultant at namics ag, Senior Information Architect at Aquarius Consulting. Clients: SBB Cargo, Die Mobiliar, Suva, SIX Card Solutions, Vodafone Group, Utopia.de, Eltern.de, Collax.com, Microsoft EMEA
  • Vodafone Group Plc
    Principal User Experience Manager, 2008 - 2009
    Responsibilities: - User experience program management for the Vodafone 360 Preloaded portfolio - Accountability for the Connected Address Book, Maps and Places, Apps, and Music Shop on Symbian and Java devices - Instantiation of a Microsoft SharePoint based milestones, issues, risk reporting solution
  • Konstanz University of Applied Sciences
    Lecturer, 2004 - 2008
    Topics: - Information Architecture - Interaction Design - X-Cultural Communication Applied to Digital Devices - Online Project Management Processes (Research, Strategy, Design, Implementation, and Operations)
  • Microsoft
    Sales & Marketing Service Group Field Adoption Manager EMEA, 2006 - 2007
    Responsibilites: - Sales and marketing business stakeholder management across EMEA - Evangelization of local standard approaches concerning business roles, processes, tools and data - Proposal of a holistic training approach that goes beyond tool feature trainings - Gathering, summary and feedback of local process and tool requirements back to Corporate IT - Deployment of internal and partner-facing sales and marketing tools for all segments to local subsidiaries - Consulting in strategic and tactical tasks as workshop preparations, role definitions and team as well as stakeholder communication
  • Bayerische Akademie für Werbung und Marketing (BAW)
    Lecturer, 2003 - 2006
    Topics: - Information Architecture for Media Marketing - Online Project Management in Electronic Marketing - Digital Devices and Usability in Marketing
  • Phase 4 Communications
    Senior Consultant, 2002 - 2006
    Responsibilities: - Managed projects for digital media, mainly but not exclusively for international Web sites - Coordinated virtual project teams in different countries - Developed content and information architecture concepts for the digital medium - Consulted the sports marketing team of BMW as well as the Allianz Group - Developed the concepts for and managed numerous online experience projects for the Microsoft Corporation in Switzerland and Germany - Consulted Microsoft EMEA in the adoption of a global midsize business online experience Accounts: Allianz Global, BMW Sports Marketing, DKSH, European Patent Organization, Microsoft Germany, Microsoft EMEA, Microsoft Switzerland
  • Pixelpark
    Project and Implementation Manager, 1999 - 2002
    Achievements: - Managed projects for digital media, mainly but not exclusively for international Web sites - Developed technical concepts for the digital medium - Developed HTML templates and coordinated two migrations of the German Microsoft site in 1999 and 2001 - Managed numerous online experience projects for the Microsoft Corporation in Switzerland and Germany - Managed the implementations for a content management system developed by the agency for the Microsoft Corporation in Germany, Switzerland, Malaysia, and several local customers - Conducted trainings of the content management system in the various countries - Managed the ww Microsoft account as technical SME Accounts: Microsoft Germany, Microsoft Malaysia, Microsoft Switzerland, Microsoft UK
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A spectrum of inspirations, from international marketing to IT.
Introduction
(Mobile) User Experience Evangelist. Are you able to cross boundaries? http://linkedin.com/in/haraldf
Education
  • Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
    PhD, Biophysics, 1993 - 1998
  • Technical University of Munich
    Dipl.-Phys. Univ., Physics, 1987 - 1992
  • Gymnasium Unterhaching
    Abitur/ Maturität/ University Entrance, 1977 - 1986
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