Thursday, February 25th, 15:30 - 19:30
VILLA KENNEDY
Kennedyallee 70
60596 Frankfurt am Main
Frankfurt, Germany
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Thursday, March 10th, 09:30 - 13:30
SALA BUZZATI
Via Balzan 3 (angolo via San Marco)
Milano, Italy
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Peter Wippermann is Professor for Communication Design at the Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen and one of the most renowned German trend researchers and futurologist.

After his typesetter apprenticeship, Wippermann first worked as a graphic designer at his father’s design studio and as an art director at the publishing house “Rowohlt Verlag” as well as the “Die ZEIT”-Magazine. In 1988 he founded his own communication design studio “Büro Hamburg” in cooperation with Jürgen Kaffer and Peter Kabel.

Starting from 1990, Wippermann was editor and publisher of „Übermorgen“, a magazine about the future on behalf of cigarette manufacturer Philip Morris. For the same company, he also organized a series of future-events called “Talk with Tomorrow”. In 1992 Peter Wippermann and Matthias Horx founded “Trendbüro”, a consultancy company for social change. Since 1993 he is also Professor for Communication Design at the Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen.

PROF. PETER WIPPERMANN

Professor for Communication Design at Folkwang University of Arts in Essen, Trend Researcher, Founder of Trendbüro