Curriculum Vitae



Personal Data
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Prof. Dr. Georg Trogemann, Name at Birth: Fleischmann (until 1997)

Professional Experience
1994 – today Full Professor for »Experimental Informatics« Academy of Media Arts Cologne
1999 – 2005 Scientific Director of the »Laboratory for Mixed Reality« (LMR), founding member and chairman of the GFKI (Society for Artistic Informatics) board
1996 – 2001 Co-founder and CEO of plan_b Medienwerkstatt GmbH
2001 – 2004 Co-founder and companion of plan_b Media AG
1990 – 1992 artistic/scientific assistant at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne in the department for computer graphics / computer animation
1986 -1990 Scientific assistant at the chair for Operating Systems, University Erlangen-Nuremberg. Contributor to the SUPRENUM-Project, a research project for the development of a supercomputer for numerical applications.

1974 – 77 Apprenticeship as a carpenter
1977 Journeyman’s examination as carpenter
1980 Qualification for University entrance
1980 – 86 Studying Informatics and Mathematics at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, with focus on pattern recognition
Degree: Dipl.-Inform.
1990 Doctorate (Dr.-Ing.) at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg with a thesis on modeling and evaluation of massively parallel algorithms
1993 Certificate of Proficiency in English, University of Cambridge, Sels College London

Other matters
1999 – 2015 Founder and head of lab_III at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne
1994 – 2010 Research fund raising and responsible lead of numerous research projects, also as partner in collaborative EC projects (IPs and STREPs). Among others KIT-Kunst-Informatik-Technik, vvtv im Gigabit-Testbed West, Embassi, AlVred, mQube, meciTv, Live, Citzen Media
2007 Appointed as member of the board of trustees at the Fraunhofer Institute for Intelligent Analysis and Information Systems IAIS
2004 – 2006 Prorector at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne for research and infrastructures
2001 u. 2002 Chairman of the supervisory board of »plan_b Media AG«
1997 – 1999 Prorector at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne for research and infrastructures
1993 Guest at the Royal College of Art London
1992 u. 1993 Collaboration with »Knowbotic Research«. The collectively developed work
»smdk – simulation space mosaic of mobile data sounds« receives the Golden Nica for interactive art at the Ars Electronica 1993 in Austria.
1977 School student award by the city of Bamberg
1977 Journeyman’s examination award by the Chamber of Crafts of Upper Franconia