2024

Networked Worlds
WeTransfer

A research memo on worlding as a creative strategy in the early 21st century.

The Culture & Technology Podcast Season 4
Vienna Business Agency

A series of conversations that provide a long-term perspective on the ways emergent technologies change cultural production. S4 feat. James Bridle, Tega Brain, Sam Lavigne & more.

2023

Networked Reality
WeTransfer

A research memo providing a realist perspective on the creator economy.

Networked Counterculture
WeTransfer

A research memo on platform anarchy, feat. case studies of MSCHF, Corteiz and Sault.

Innovation Strategy
WeTransfer

No description available due to confidentiality.

DIY Culture
WeTransfer

Research & concept on how DIY values from 1980s hardcore can subvert contemporary networked culture.

The Culture & Technology Podcast Season 3
Vienna Business Agency

A series of conversations that provide a long-term perspective on the ways emergent technologies change cultural production. S3 feat. Keiken, Space Popular, Patricia Reed & more.

We Need to Talk About Avatars
Re:publica

A research memo / video essay on the the role of avatars in virtual and physical worlds.

Beyond Cultures of Ownership
Serpentine

Launching a new platform and conference investigating how art and culture can help reshape our understanding of ownership.

Can You Imagine? 
Sublime

Concept & strategy for a limited print publication highlighting a new vision for the internet.

Megalomaniacs
FUPE

A card game about the good, the bad and the ugly that rule our world.

Future Art Ecosystems
Serpentine

Relaunch of FAE, a project for building 21st century cultural infrastructure to support art and advanced technologies for the public good.

2022

After the Creator Economy 
Metalabel

A limited edition digital and physical zine exploring new perspectives for the ways we produce, distribute, and monetize creative work online.

The Metaverse Memo
co–matter

A research memo on the future of the immersive internet.

A Theory of Value
co–matter

An essay on how NFTs create meaningful relationships beyond speculation.

A Future in Sync
RadarDAO

A report on synchronicity, time and space in collaboration with RadarDAO.

The Culture & Technology Podcast Season 2
Vienna Business Agency

A series of conversations that provide a long-term perspective on the ways emergent technologies change cultural production. S2 feat. Xiaowei Wang, Greg Lynn, Cornelia Sollfrank & more.

Life is a Game
co–matter

An essay on how the evolution of identity, aspiration and gamification create new worlds.

Research X Strategy
Yuga Labs

No description available due to confidentiality.

Research X Strategy
Soundboks

No description available due to confidentiality.

Rebel Riders
King

Launching King's first community-based multiplayer action game, Rebel Riders. In partnership with North Kingdom.

2021

The Homestay Network
COP26, Human Hotel

Launching the COP26 Homestay Network — a platform which made thousands of locals open their doors to strangers during the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow.

The Culture & Technology Podcast Season 1
Vienna Business Agency

A series of conversations that provide a long-term perspective on the ways emergent technologies change cultural production. S1 feat. Shannon Mattern, Barney Steel, Natalie Kane & more.

Research & Innovation
Capture One

We teamed up with Capture One to bring its category-defining photography software to the next generation of visual artists.

Creator Strategy
Native Instruments

Together with its NI's inhouse team of community, product and marketing leads, we created a new company-wide strategy to support creators.

Community Strategy
Hyper Island

No description available due to confidentiality.

2020

Post-Social Media
co–matter

A report on the next era of finding community and belonging online.

Tunes in Rooms
co–matter

A series of underground jazz concerts online during the pandemic. In partnership with Guido Spannocchi.

The annual gathering to collectively rethink the futures of the internet(s) - hosted online due to the pandemic. Strategic partnership with Internet Age Media.

2019

Welcome to the World Wide Web
SPACE10

A series of collaborative research seminars that explore the world wide web across fundamental cultural techniques such as navigation, currency and language.

The Future of the Social Web
The Conference

A series of conversations about the future of the social web feat. Charles Broskoki (Are.na), Darius Kazemi & Lisa Ding (Twitter).

The Podcast Studio
Samsung Next

A traveling studio for intimate conversations with visionary founders. In collaboration with Web Summit (Lisbon), Slush (Helsinki) and Tech Open Air (Berlin).

The VC Platform Field Guide
Samsung Next, Cherry VC

A practical guide for VCs to build platforms that help startups thrive.

Innovation Strategy
Reform Society

We collaborated with Sweden's political communications collective to host an innovation journey across Copenhagen's cultural and creative scene.

2018

Stack Zero
Samsung Next

A $500,000 grant program to support early-stage teams developing decentralized infrastructure.

The Dead Positive Society
Samsung Next

A reading group for web3 builders.

The Future of Decentralization
Samsung Next

A series of interviews with web3 builders and investors.

The State of Communities
co–matter

A report on the present and future of online communities.

Community Strategy
and&

A five-day festival gathering an international community of visionary thinkers in Belgium's high-tech region. In collaboration with Leuven Mindgate.

Ecosystem Strategy
Samsung Next

As a long-term partner we closely collaborated with Samsung Next to build a global ecosystem for founders.

Innovation Strategy
SPACE10

No description available due to confidentiality.

Innovation Strategy
The Hoxton

No description available due to confidentiality.

Community Strategy
Udacity

No description available due to confidentiality.

Community Strategy
Grover

No description available due to confidentiality.

Community Strategy
Clue

No description available due to confidentiality.

The Community Leadership Summit
co–matter

No description available due to confidentiality.

2017

Beato Art & Social Club 
Samsung Next

A five-day music & technology gathering during Web Summit 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal. In collaboration with Samsung Next & a group of cultural entrepreneurs, artists, DJs and technologists.

The c0—matter podcast
co–matter

A series of conversations with community organizers, entrepreneurs, designers, architects, activists and other leading minds on how to bring people together.

Research X Strategy
Eyeo / Flattr

No description available due to confidentiality.

Techfestival
Techfestival

A think tank and festival about humans and technology in Copenhagen, Denmark. Created in collaboration with a group of entrepreneurs & technologists.

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Zossener Str. 41
10961 Berlin
Management Board: Severin Matusek
Court of Registration: Amtsgericht Charlottenburg HRB 195395 B

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Last updated: May 14, 2024 ■ 17:35pm