Astrid Maier

Editor in Hamburg, Deutschland

Astrid Maier

Editor in Hamburg, Deutschland

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Astrid is the tech editor for WirtschaftsWoche, Germany's biggest business weekly. Astrid is obsessed with storytelling and has a passion for user centered news innovation. She is also the co-founder of Dverse Media, a nonprofit that aims to increase innovation and diversity in newsrooms.

For the last ten years, Astrid has been writing about the tech industry. She started her career at the Financial Times Deutschland and was tech editor for manager magazin, Germany's premium business magazine.

In 2015 Astrid was awarded a John S Knight Journalism Fellowship 15-16 at Stanford. In the heart of Silicon Valley Astrid explored ways how to increase innovation in newsrooms. At the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford (dschool) Astrid learned how to apply the human-centered approach to design creative organizations and bring about cultural change.

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