iA is speaking at a wide range of design and tech conferences. An overview of past and future events.


The Plant Tokyo, April 25th

Newsgeist Athens, June 7-9

Design Matters Copenhagen, September 18-19

Smashing Conference Toronto, June 25-27


Web Directions Summit TBD, November 1st

EuroIA “The IA of AI”, September 29th

WebConf Asia “Ethics and Design”, June 2018

Forward Zurich “Automating creativity: The Designer’s Role in the Future”, May 2018


Digital Shift “Truth as Luxury”, September 20th

Rencontre de Lure “Paper and Screen”, August 20th-26th

Newsgeist “Exploring the Future of News”, June 24th

Horasis Global Meeting “Knowledge as a Public Good”, 28-29 May 2017, Cascais, Portugal

Schule für Gestaltung Bern “Interaction design.” May 5th, Zurich

Papierkomplizen “Zur Gestaltung von Lesen und Schreiben. Eine kleine Reise zwischen Papier und Bildschirm.” April 7th, Zurich

For Interaction by Interaction, ZHdK “We’ll give that to an agency.” April 5th, Zurich

Awwwards Conference “Structure and Style, Trends in Web Design”, February 2nd-4th


Web Summit “Structure and Style, Trends in Web Design”, November 8th-10th

Digitized Athens “On Icons”, September 24th

Smashing Conference Freiburg “On Icons”, September 12-13th

Future of Text “Multichannel Word Processing”, August 25th

Typo Day Basel “Icons”, June 10th

App Builders “Developer’s Death Match: Android vs iOS”, April 25-26th

EuroIA 2016 Workshop: Containers, September 22nd-24th


EuroIA “The Containerization of Information Places”, September 24th-26th

Typo Day Zürich “Structuring Information”, June 6th

Typo Berlin “Structuring Information”, May 21st–25th

Kerning Conference, Faenza “Structuring Information”, June 3–4th


Web Font Day 2015 “Information, Architecture, Containers”, November 9th

Beyond Tellerrand “Information, Architecture, Containers”, November 5th

Fusion Copenhagen “Data Pollution”, October 12th

Responsive Conference Brighton “Information Architecture: The Container Model”, June 27th

Smashing Conference New York “Information Entropy”, June 16th–18th

Generalversammlung International Advertising Association “Information Entropy”, June 11th

UX London “Information Entropy”, May 28th–30th

UX Lausanne “Information ↔ Entropy” May 22nd–23rd

TDC New York, Judges Night “Information Entropy”, Parsons New School, January 16th


Design of Knowledge “Learning to See”, FH Mainz, November 29th

KMU-Tag “Unternehmensführung in einer Zeit ohne Oben und Unten”, Uni St. Gallen, October 25th

Fronteers 2013 “Data Pollution”, Amsterdam, October 10th-11th

Kompetent kommunizieren im Internet Ein öffentliches Gespräch mit Marc Lustenberger, Lucerne, September 23rd

Freier Blick aufs Datenmeer – Gedanken zur Infrastruktur des 21. Jahrhunderts” “Information Entropy”, Zurich, September 18th

Generate Conference “Information Entropy”, London, September 13th

Global Editor’s Network News Summit “Responsive Design for Responsive News”, Paris, June 21st

“TDC New York” “Information Entropy”, June 7th

Tag der Schrift “Schriftdesign und Typografie”, ZHdK, Zurich, May 25th

Shift “Learning to See”, Split, May 22nd–23rd

UX Lisbon “Learning to See”, Lisbon, May 15th–17th

Point Conference “Learning to See”, London, May 2nd–3rd

UX Munich “The Art of Reduction”, Munich, March 14th

Mobile Tech Conference “The Good, the Bad, the Nice and the Ugly”, Munich, March 11th

TPC Media Future Day “The limits between too much and not enough reduction”, Zurich, February 26th

lift Conference “Craftsmanship and Mastery in the Digital Age”, Geneva, February 8th

mBank “The Future of e-Banking User Interfaces”, Warsaw, January 28th


ZHdK “Running a Design Business”, Zurich, November 26th

TEDxAthens “Dealing with Negativity”, Athens, November 24th

Swiss ICT Awards Winners 2012 (More here), Lucerne, November 7th

Webdagene “Digital vs Analog”, Oslo, September 26th

Smashing Conference “Is Time Standing Stil?”, Freiburg, September 17th

Typo Day Frankfurt “Responsive Type”, June 22nd

Typo Berlin “Schrift-Design als Therapie”, May 18th

Typo San Francisco “Continuity through Design”, April 5th


webfontday “Smart Design with Webfonts: Von der ZEIT bis zum iA Writer”, Munich, November 19th

MobX “Form and Information—The Bridges Between Philosophy and Design” Berlin, November 18th

“Engaging the Reader” Workshop, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milano, November 14th

World Usability Day “Keynote: Jetzt mal ehrlich: Wem bringen Soziale Netzwerke wirklich was?”, Berlin, November 10th

PAD Connects “Rhetoric of Interaction Design”, Palazzo delle Stelline, Milan, October 13th

O’Reilly’s Tools of Change Frankfurt, October 11th

Keio University Co-lecture with Catharina Maracke on: “Law and society, technology and power”, May 10th–July 26th

Google Zurich “The making of Writer”, May 26th

Scuola Politechnica di Design “Design: Putting thought into things”, Milano, May 23rd

Typo Berlin 2011 “Wir sind das Medium. Gestalten und Gestaltung der neuen Informationsmacht”, May 19th

Next “Smartest common denominator: Touchscreens & the Future of Screen Design”, Berlin, May 17th


Keio University “Creativity, information and innovation”, October 20th

Internazionale a Ferrara “Frontiere digitali. I giornali tra carta, web, tablet e smartphone”, October 2nd

Scoopcamp Hamburg “Duplo statt Lego: iPad-Design in Theorie und Praxis”, September 29th

Euro iA Paris Opening Keynote, September 24th

Web Directions East Express, Tokyo “Designing for iPad: The Basics”, June 9th

Typo Berlin “Freeze-Dried Web Design: What is the Value of a HTML Template?”, May 21st

Typo Berlin “Legibility – Writeability? A Practical Contribution to the Improvement of Script Typography in Word Processors.”, May 20th

Media 2010 Sydney “Designing News: Theory and Practice”, February 19th

Media 2010 Sydney Masterclass: “News and the Spectrum of User Experience”, February 17th