Inga von Staden, Director of Studies
Module 2: Monday, July 8 th 2002
Inga von Staden first encountered information architecture in the Genetics lab
of the Hebrew University, Israel where she did her BS of Agriculture. Hacking
the genetic code on an Apple Lisa is the kind of unforgettable experience, she
has been looking for in her work ever since.
Back in Germany, Inga von Staden ventured into the media landscape in the hope
of finding more unexplored terrain to cross. Since 1987 she has been working as:
She was very lucky to discover many continents not yet mapped, dramatic codes
waiting to be cracked and wonderful people interested in doing the same thing.
They have been invited to lecture at the academy of converging media.
- author and producer for television
- script editor and producer for film and theatre
- project manager for events and exhibitions
- creative producer for
media for marketing
- lecturer on new media
concept and design
- new media consultant
Working for the Academy
Inga von Staden is responsible for the curriculum. This includes contacting and
coordinating the trainers, opening the courses with introductory seminars, introducing
the trainers and evaluating them as well as the content of their seminars. She
consults persons interested in the courses and sits on the jury selecting participants.
Furthermore gives interviews for the press and represents the academy at conferences