speaking & events

Keynote IT- & Beratertag 2019, Hofburg

Johanna loves to talk about her passion and is an experienced public speaker. She has given public appearances such as keynotes and panel discussions to a wide range of audiences, including TEDx or GDC.

Contact Information 

For speaking or consulting inquiries please contact me jp [at] gamelabgraz.com

Corona Updates: Johanna is currently working on own projects to spread knowledge. She streams on Twitch regularely her lectures and records discussions with game developers which can be found here

  • Nov 12, MQ-Summit Audi, (Keynote), Digital
  • Jan 27, Health-Tech-Hub Conference, Graz (Keynote) 
  • Jan 21, Mountain Peak and Winter Sports Summit – Mastercard, Panel with  Axel Lund Svindal, Verena Bentel­e and Daron Rahlves, Kitzbühel (Panel) 
  • Dec 17, ACM SIGGRAPH European Conference on Visual Media Production, London (Keynote)
  • Dec 4, TrendIT, Vienna Hofburg (Keynote) 
  • Nov 30, Slovenian Games Conference, Ljubljana (Talk)
  • Nov 21, Mastercard (Talk)
  • Okt 17, TrendIT, Graz, Keynote
  • Okt 10, FrauenWIRTSCHAFT, Stadt Graz (Panel)
  • Sept 26, Akademischi Integrität, Vienna (Talk) 
  • Sep 19, BBB-Kongress, Graz (Talk)
  • Sep 6-8, Game Dev Days (Organizer)
  • Aug 26-30 FDG Conference, San Luis Obispo, CA (Programme Chair)
  • Jul 1-3, Dagstuhl Seminar RealVR, Dagstuhl, Germany
  • Jun 24 – 28, iLRN Conference, London, UK (Keynote)
  • Jun 5-7 Pfingstdialog Geist & Gegenwart, Schloss Seggau, Austria
  • May 30 – Jun 5 Game Days, Trnava, Slovakia (Talk)
  • May 16 FTF, Klagenfurt, Austria (Talk)
  • May 10 100 years women at TU Graz, Graz, Austria (Talk)
  • May 6 Mission Innovation Austria, Stegersbach, Austria (Keynote)
  • Apr 12th Next Media Conference, Miami
  • Marc 16-20, GDC, Talk: Tackling Audience Experiences in Games, San Francisco CA
  • Feb 23 TedXLend, Graz, Austria
  • Jan 31-Feb Ludicious, Zurich Switzerland
  •  Okt 10, FrauenWIRTSCHAFT, Stadt Graz (Panel)
  • Sept 26, Akademischi Integrität, Vienna (Talk) 
  • Sep 19, BBB-Kongress, Graz (Talk)
  • Sep 6-8, Game Dev Days (Organizer)
  • Aug 26-30 FDG Conference, San Luis Obispo, CA (Programme Chair)
  • Jul 1-3, Dagstuhl Seminar RealVR, Dagstuhl, Germany
  • Jun 24 – 28, iLRN Conference, London, UK (Keynote)
  • Jun 5-7 Pfingstdialog Geist & Gegenwart, Schloss Seggau, Austria
  • May 30 – Jun 5 Game Days, Trnava, Slovakia (Talk)
  • May 16 FTF, Klagenfurt, Austria (Talk)
  • May 10 100 years women at TU Graz, Graz, Austria (Talk)
  • May 6 Mission Innovation Austria, Stegersbach, Austria (Keynote)
  • Apr 12th Next Media Conference, Miami
  • Marc 16-20, GDC, Talk: Tackling Audience Experiences in Games, San Francisco CA
  • Feb 23 TedXLend, Graz, Austria
  • Jan 31-Feb Ludicious, Zurich Switzerland
  • Dez 13 Moviel Panel “SPACED OUT!” with Virgil Widrich & Leonhard Lass, Vienna, AT
  • Nov 18 Game Developers Session “Big Data and Small Data – The Future of Data Analysis in Games”, Prague, CZ
  • Sep 20-22 Panel with Kate Edwards, Tara Brannigan (Flaresgames) “How to survive in our industry – The state of the games industry” European Games Executives Summit, Spain
  • Sep 1-3 Game Dev Days Graz 2017, Graz, Austria
  • Sep 1 VR Panel with Tristan Schulze, Alen Ladavac, Reni Hofmüller, Kris Staber, Robert Glashüttner “The Future of VR” Playful Art, Graz, Austria
  • Aug 20 “Social Network Analysis 
in Games and Communities” Respawn @ Devcom, Cologne, Germany
  • Jun 26-29 “Local-based App Presentation” ILRN 2017 Coimbra, Portugal
  • May 9 Keynote “Games: The Future of Hollywood” at ct-v conference, St. Poelten, Austria
  • Apr 24 Talk “Designing Games for The World after Playing Games from the World” Quo Vadis Conference, Berlin, Germany
  • Mar 31 Diagonale Graz (Film Festival), Panel “Vr – Hype or Future“, Graz, AT
  • Mar 15-16 Talk about Maroon REV 2017 Columbia University, New York
  • Feb 27-Mar 3 Game Developers Conference, San Francisco, CA
  • Feb 26 Talk “Social Network Analysis of the Global Game Jam Network” ICGJ 2017 Github, San Francisco, CA
  • Jan 19-21, Workshop at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • Jan 13, Workshop at Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany