Philipp Albers, co-founder of Zentrale Intelligenz Agentur, is a freelance journalist and writer. Together with Holm Friebe he co-authored Was Sie schon immer über 6 wissen wollten (2011), a popular non-fiction book about number psychology, and MIMIKRY – Das Spiel des Lesens (2016), a literary-salon-game-cum-book, containing a collection of fake beginnings of famous and not-so-famous novels. He was Program Director at the American Academy in Berlin for a number of years and holds an MA in American studies, cultural studies, and philosophy. Since 2016, he is a jury member of the Hauptstadtkulturfonds (The Capital Cultural Fund in Berlin). At Digital Bauhaus Summit 2017 he is hosting the Where Are We Now? track.
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