Georg Steinfelder

Position and Company: Artist, Designer, Radio Producer
Country: Austria

Georg is artist and designer who combines his skills with his passionate work on social and environmental issues. His interests lie in the fields of Radio, Music, Comics, Games and Journalism. He just recently started to produce radio shows and info magazines for a free radio station in Austria.

Georg’s background is in Graphic and Communication Design. He works part time as designer in the fields of Graphic Design and UI/UX Design since 2012.

He is vice-chairman of the Austrian Network for Information and Communication Technologies for Development. The Vision of ICT4D.at is a world of equal opportunities for all. The mission is to empower people through knowledge, tools and networks to develop the skills they need to achieve their full potential.

From 2015 until 2017 he co-organised a series of events called “Nimble Building Days”. The project aimed to improve the situation of refugees in 3 spare Red Cross homes by working together on a more practical infrastructure and a more beautiful atmosphere.

He also is co-founder of the app developers collective “Os” which launched two app-projects between 2012 and 2014: The mobile game “Woody” raises awareness for nature in urban areas and won the European Youth Award in the category “Go Green” next to other prices. The mobile game “Newspeak” supports critical assessment of journalism with a playful approach and won the Content Award in Austria.