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Christian K Schaefer (ckschaefer)
Works at sovanta AG
Attended Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
Lives in Heidelberg
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Amazing recap - see you again next year!

#TNWEurope
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Should driverless cars kill their own passengers?

With driverless cars on the road, the streets of the near future will almost definitely be ruled by robots.However, there is a world of ethical questions to be explored. To get started answering them, MIT Media Lab recently developed the Moral Machine. Take the test! 
A platform for public participation in and discussion of the human perspective on machine-made moral decisions
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Tesla's Master Plan Part 2:

Create stunning solar roofs with seamlessly integrated battery storage. Expand the electric vehicle product line to address all major segments. Develop a self-driving capability that is 10X safer than manual via massive fleet learning. Enable your car to make money for you when you aren't using it.
*/ The first master plan that I wrote 10 years ago is now in the final stages of completion. It wasn't all that complicated and basically consisted of:
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Clever approach to safe precious screen real estate on mobile: Google+ automatically hides the top and bottom navigation elements to maximize screen space while scrolling down. Scrolling up makes them appear again.

via +Luke Wroblewski
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Fun fact: Warren Buffet usually doesn’t set up meetings more than a day in advance. This way he can determine how he wants to spend his time within the context of the next 24 hours instead of booking things weeks or months in the future.
I recently heard about Warren Buffet’s approach to scheduling meetings. I can’t confirm this is true (I’ve never met him), but I hear from…
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sportimusic.co - winner startup weekend rhein-neckar'16 #swrn16

Great concept, congratulations guys!
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Is it just me, or is bethesda prepping for some serious VR action...

#NukaWorld #VR #themepark #rollercoasters #OMG
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AppliedVR is working on a library of virtual-reality content for alleviating pain and anxiety before, during, and after medical procedures.

No it's the time to to figure out when the technology can be helpful and when it isn’t the right approach.
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I test ridden all the European options of "VR Coaster" by Mack: combining virtual reality with real forces, real drops and real airtime creates some of the most amazing ride experiences so far.

Add a little bit of additional computing power and spice it up with some interactive elements we know from rides like Toy Story Mania and you'll get a pretty good idea of what the future will look like!

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"Luck is opportunity meets preparation"

Amazing, multi-platinum producer and technologist Ryan Leslie live on stage at #TNWEurope #amsterdam #superphone
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{Hack}ToTheRoots - The Grande Finale
#Hackathon #Hackerstolz
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Occupation
Sr. User Experience Designer
Skills
Interaction Design, User Experience, Ideation, Gamification, Usability, Interface Design, Wireframes, Prototyping, Upcoming Technologies, Project Management
Employment
  • sovanta AG
    Sr. User Experience Designer, 2012 - present
    Clients include adidas, Audi, BASF, LIDL and SAP
  • Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
    Junior Lecturer, 2011 - 2012
  • Freelancer
    User Experience Designer / Art Director, 2008 - 2012
    Clients include 13th Street, BLiM, DHL, engelhorn, ETECTURE, EWE, GORE-TEX, Handelsblatt, Jung von Matt, LIDL, Mercedes Benz, SAP, SIXT, Ogilvy
  • Jung von Matt/Spree
    Intern Art Direction, 2009
    Advertising
  • Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
    Student Assistant (dean's office), 2007 - 2011
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Currently
Heidelberg
Previously
Ladenburg - Berlin - Mannheim - San Diego
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SIMPLIFYING STUFF SINCE 2008
Education
  • Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
    Communication & Brand Management, 2011 - 2013
    (M.A. summa cum laude with highest distinction in communication & brand management)
  • Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
    Communication Design, 2010 - 2011
    (B.A. summa cum laude with highest distinction in communication design)
  • San Diego State University
    Graphic Design, 2009 - 2010
  • Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
    Communication Design, 2007 - 2009
  • University of Mannheim
    Business, 2004 - 2007
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Male
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Schäfer