Global Knowledge Nomad in Wien, Österreich
I am the appointed Managing Director of the Bertalanffy Center for the Study of Systems Science (BCSSS) in Vienna and the Conference Manager for the European Meetings on Cybernetics and Systems Research (emcsr/avantgarde), a former Vice President of the International Society for the Systems Sciences (ISSS), and former Vice President of the International Federation for Systems Research (IFSR). I have co-founded the journal Systema: Connecting Matter, Life, Culture, and Technology.
I have broad international experience as an entrepreneur and business consultant in Fortune TOP 500 industries, and the service sector as well as in public administration and cultural and educational organizations. I have taught entrepreneurship, leadership, creativity and innovation management, digital business, future studies, and various systems theories at several Universities and in professional management training programs in Austria, Germany, China and the USA.
In 2016 I was appointed as Special Adviser to the European Commission for Mobility and Transport.
My current work is focused on the development of a General Systems Transdiscipline, Systems Design, Systemic Innovation and Impact Assessment to improve methods for addressing complex challenges towards the so called Next Economy.
Additional I am volunteering as Executive Director of Nalandabodhi Austria. We offer the essential teachings of Buddhism, meditation classes, and mindful activities suitable for the present time and the Western culture.