Program 2021


Thursday, March 11th, 2021

from 18:00Uhr

“Warm Up” in the baverian “Bayerische Stube” restaurant which located at the the Hotel H4 Munich.

Current note: We are happy that all speakers have accepted! – Status December 2020.

Friday, March 12th, 2021

Time Topic
08:00-09:00h Admission and accreditation
09:00-09:15h Welcome, DeafIT Team
09:15-10:00h Keynote: „Senior management experience with hearing disabilities.“
Business ManagementStefan Halter, speaks German
10:00-10:30h “Cinemagraphs – Living photographs”
MultimediaDominik Nimar, DGS
10:30-10:50h Coffee break
10:50-11:20h “Domain-driven Design in Practice – Understanding the Domain with Event Storming”
Software-ArchitekturDipl.-Inform. Jörn Koch, hearing, speaks German and DGS*

11:20-12:20h (Eventcenter)

Workshop: “Event storming in practice – understanding technical processes using the example”
Projekt delegs, Dipl.-Inform. Jörn Koch, speaks German with sign language – DGS
11:20-11:50h “Music for Deaf”
Product DesignFrederik Podzuweit, speaks German
11:50-12.20h “The Communication disrupter”
Product Design Nils Enders-Brenner, speaks German
12:20-14:00h Lunch break
14:00-14:45h Keynote: “AI and Accessibility: How cloud-based solutions with AI already contribute today’s Accessibility.”
Artificial intelligence (AI) Annika Karstadt, speaks German /DGS
14:45-15:15h Create 10x team through empathy and inclusion”
Agile project managementJohn Fletcher, speaks German
15:15-15:45h „SIGNS – Video based recognition of Sign language“
AccessibilityChristian Endecott and Mark Hollering, speaks german
15:45-16:15h Coffee break
16:15-16:45h “BigQuery Machine Learning: Practical Use Cases”
Artificial Intelligence (AI)Marcus Stade
, speaks german
16:45-17:15h Truffle framework with GraalVM
Software-DevelopmentLars Hupel, speaks German
17:15-17:45h Completion, DeafIT Team
at 18:00h Eventcenter

Saturday, March 13th, 2021

Time Topic
08:30-09:00h Admission and accreditation
09:00-09:10h Welcome, DeafIT Team
09:10-09:55h Keynote: “Functional Programming and Domain Driven Design – a dream team!”
Software architectureMarco Emrich, speaks German
09:55-10:25h “EmergencyEye® enables emergency call 112 without language barriers and with live video”
AccessibilityProf. Dr. med. Guenter Huhle, speaks German
10:25-10:45h Coffee break
10:45-11:15h “MS SQL Server Programming and Scheduling”
DatabaseAndré du Plessis, ASL
11:15-11:45h “Are Signing Avatars ready for real world situations?”
Artificial intelligence (AI) Dr. Rosalee Wolfe PhD, speaks English / ASL

“Breaking communication barriers between deaf & hearing people”
Artificial Intelligence (AI)Evgeny Fomin and Antonio Domènech, speaks English

12:15-13:30h Lunch break
13:30-14:15h Keynote: “Blockchain for the Euro”
Blockchain Matthias Stommel, DGS
14:15-14:45h “Avatar systems as semi-automatic translator”
Artificial intelligence (AI) Claudia Schweinzer, ÖGS & DGS
14:45-15:15h “Modern, barrier-free eLearning for deaf people”
WebdesignJohanna Steiner BA, speaks German / ÖGS
15:15-15:35h Coffee break
15:35-16:05h “IT modernization is not possible without any cultural change”
DiversityPetra Jaschhof, speaks German
16:05-16:35h “Incremental & Iterative”
Agile project managementSebastian Schürmann, speaks German
16:35-17:05h coming soon
17:05-17:30h Completion, DeafIT Team
Subject to change!
  • DGS – German Sign Language
  • LGB – Sign Exact German Language
  • ÖGS – Austrian Sign Language
  • IS – International Sign
  • ASL – American Sign Language