31.10.2013 - Speaker: Christian Bollert

Christian Bollert is the presenter of our “Creative Changemakers” conference.

In 2009 Christian Bollert founded the German online radio "detektor.fm". The station is one of the “Kultur – und Kreativpiloten Deutschland” of the Federal Ministry of Economics and received the German Radio Prize in 2012 in the category “Best Innovation”.
Until 2009, Christian Bollert studied journalism with the focus on politics at the University of Leipzig and the University of Manchester. During his studies he was working for MDR radio. His report “Die Steile Wand von Meerane“ was one of the nominees for the Axel-Springer Prize in 2007. In this year, Christian Bollert also received a scholarship of “IJP – International Journalism Programme” in The Netherlands. During the scholarship he wrote for the „Algemeen Dagblad“ in Rotterdam. He also worked as a freelancer for different public radios in Germany.