Andreas Hedrich

Andreas Hedrich
As the initiator and spokesperson of the Initiative Creative Gaming, Andreas Hedrich has been pleading for the creative use of video games in education and to make digital gaming culture […]

Carina Steffen-Schwering

Carina studied cultural sciences at the University of Koblenz and culture and media management at the University of Music in Hamburg. During times, when she isn’t entertaining her own offsprings,  ...

Christiane Schwinge

Christiane Schwinge holds a degree in pedagogy and works as a freelance media educator in various fields of education. She is founding member and speaker of the independent and nonprofit  ...

Christina Kutscher

christina Kutscher
Christina Kutscher studies English Literature and Media at the University of Hamburg and is a tutor at the Institute for British and American Studies. She is also a media educator and […]

Claudia Meiners

claudia Meiners
Claudia is one of the co-founders of PLAY and the Initiative Creative Gaming. She loves the festival and everything it comes with. She doesn’t play that much, but her favorite […]

Julia Albertsen

Until the summer of 2018 Julia Albertsen is studying library- and information management at the University of Applied Sciences Hamburg. She works as freelance media pedagog for the jaf – […]

Karin Liau

Karin Liau
Karin Liau studied at the University of Music and Theater in Hamburg and finished her artistic degree with french horn as her main subject. She is on stage in and […]

Maik Helfrich

Maik Helfrich is a freelance artist and mainly works in the field of games/art/video. As part of the artist group zkk – Zentrum für kabelgebundene Kunst he realized stage designs […]

Matthias Löwe

Matthias Löwe
Matthias Löwe is engaged in workshops, talks and festivals in association with the Initiative Creative Gaming to establish an artistic and creative use of games. At PLAY – he is […]

Thilo Lübker

For the Initiative Creative Gaming Thilo undertakes workshops, supports other related events and is Head of Production for the locations of PLAY18. He invents own games, sneaks his way around  ...

Tina Ziegler

At PLAY18 Tina Ziegler is the Head of Press and Public Relations. She has been working in the media industry since 1994. She gained practical experience by managing advertising photo […]

Tolke Weinhold

Tolke studied and worked in design and since 2010 in art direction. After more than five years of learning in the various categories of advertising she took a sabbatical to […]

Valentina Birke

Valentina Birke
Valentina Birke works as a freelance media pedagog with the Initiative Creative Gaming and campaigns the creative and critical use of games and sees games as a form of expression. […]

Vera Marie Rodewald

vera marie
Vera Marie Rodewald is a media pedagog in Hamburg. She is also a research assistant for media education at the University of Applied Sciences in Hamburg and lecturer at the […]