Henrik Rieß is UID’s Creative Director, a UX designer and technology enthusiast with more than 15 years of experience in strategic design. In UID’s innovation team, he explores how social & technological developments will influence our lives in the future and supports companies in finding the right path to get ready for these future developments today. Being an expert for experimental design, Henrik has been acting as a lecturer at various design universities, e.g. in the Interface Design Department at Potsdam University of Applied Sciences and in the Masters’ course Cross Media / Digital Business Management at Magdeburg University of Applied Sciences. He teaches user experience, coaching & training in design thinking as well as the exploration of future variants using speculative design.