Abhay Adhikari & Jasmin Vogel: Are we too easily seduced by success?

Thursday, March 1, 2018, 3:30 pm


Abhay Adhikari

Abhay Adhikari (PhD) works globally with private and public sector organizations to develop digital engagement and innovation projects. He has created strategic programs for organizations such as The Guardian, Google and Nesta. He also leads the Urban Sustainable Development Lab, which was named as one of UK’s 50 radical-thinking projects by the Observer newspaper. Abhay has a research background in biofeedback gaming and has previously conducted mindfulness workshops in Japan. He has spoken on digital culture at Battle of Ideas, Shift Happens, Future Everything and TEDx. 

Jasmin Vogel

Jasmin Vogel (*1981) History studies and American/English studies at Ruhr University in Bochum. Part-time course in culture and media management at KMM in Hamburg. Since 2012, Jasmin Vogel has been responsible for the area of marketing at the Dortmunder U. In this framework, she has conceived and planned projects including the following: »Innovative Citizen – Festival for Urban Skills« (2014-present), Summer at the U – Festival of Contemporary Culture (2014-present), »smARTplaces – A European Audience Development Project« (EU project, since 2013). Awards and distinctions: European Cultural Brand of the Year 2016, German Brand Award for Excellent Brand Leadership 2016. Focuses: strategy development and implementation, vision development, strategic partnerships, project development.