Petra is your personal contact for any questions around travelling, accomodation, food and drinks and leisure activities in and around the hotel.
Coming from a background as an educated industrial manager and logistics specialist of the late 80s and having worked for major national and international enterprises and business consultancies, Petra entered the TYPO3 universe in 2009.
In her spare time she likes to walk with her dog in the forests around her hometown and you can find her reading a book or on the snowboard especially at every T3BOARD as of 2009.
This guy, also known as T3BATMAN, is working with TYPO3 since 2000 and became a core team member in 2005. As a freelancer he supports, mainly Dutch, TYPO3 agencies with complex development and gives advice about best practices in TYPO3 installations. Other clients are Dutch universities and national broadcasting companies.
Since working on governmental websites the interest has raised for usability, but mainly accessibility. In 2009 and 2014 he was also part of the User Experience Week.
In his spare time you can find him in fields and forests, driving his Land Rover Defender or doing long distance walking. If he is not there, he's probably in the Batcave.
Paul has started using TYPO3 when it was just getting public in 1999 and founded the french TYPO3 community in 2000, Paul is an early TYPO3 enthusiast.
Coming from a commercial and NP field guiding background in the early 90s, he had since worked for some major international enterprises and is a Project Manager for a IT service Company based in Lyon (SODIFRANCE).
In his spare time you can find him in the garage back yard, rebuilding old english cars or diving in the big blue sea.
Being the author of several books Thomas is an exprienced writer and therefor will be repsonsible for the dsitributions topic.
Thomas is a web applications developer with over 7 years experience in developing large web applications with open source technologies. He started in 2007 using TYPO3 for developing web applications and websites for different agencies.
Currently, he is a freelance and has just founded his own company called coding.ms. He has managed many large web projects in the past, even developing a whole ERP/CRM system for a large international company.
I am an open-minded thinker who loves to be creative and is full of ideas. As a student of life I have to admit that I am a freshman in using TYPO3. I got in touch with TYPO3 during my further education as an online editor this year. With a background as a marketing expert with graphic design skills, having intercultural and international work experience in Germany and Australia I am excited by the possibilities of this content management system.
In my spare time there is still a creative part in me running, that is why I love to bake and pamper my loved ones. I also rarely leave home without my camera. To clear my head, sort my thoughts out and find new inspirations I need to do some work-out or go outside for a hike or climb.
In 2008, Andreas started his apprenticeship as a developer and had his first contact with TYPO3 back then. He gained experience in writing extensions and several frameworks over time, like jQuery, Bootstrap and ExtJS.
Since early 2014, Andreas provides core patches, especially for DBAL the backend of TYPO3 CMS 7.
Kerstin is a webworker since 1997 and still fascinated by this medium. She’s been working as frontend-developer and project manager in big and small agencies in the south and in the north of Germany.
Since 2013 she works as a freelancer. Her focus is frontend-development and TYPO3-integration (since 2006). She advises and supports her customers. She does TYPO3-trainings for editors and supports them.
In her spare time she loves nordic walking and singing in a choir. At the weekend she enjoys walking with her family at the coast and the beaches of the Baltic sea. Sometimes she accompanies her family to go sailing which she loves as long as the weather is fine and the sea is calm.
Carla is going to refurbish the good old government package to transform it into a distribution for accessible and responsible TYPO3 websites.
She is working with TYPO3 since 2003. In bigger projects her part is mainly the integrator and she does the training for the editors. In small projects she is also project manager and sometimes designer.
In her spare time she is a passionate geocacher and location based gamer, she loves hiking and cycling tours and she is a bookworm.
Coming from a background as an educated graphic designer of the late 80s, who transformed into a digital media producer during the 90s, Jo entered the TYPO3 universe in 2002.
Today he is a well known TypoScript wizard, TYPO3 trainer and coach, external senior consultant and accessibility expert at T-Systems. As of 2006 he has been a speaker and conducting workshops and tutorials at numerous TYPO3 events from camps, to Developer Days, up to TYPO3 conferences.
In his spare time you can find him at the numerous lakes around his home town or having a fine scotch of his single malt collection.
His favorites are developing and design. Dirk has been a freelancer as WebDeveloper and more for the last 17 years. From 2006 up to now, he has worked on several TYPO3 projects.
One of his assets certainly is his diversity. He loves to mix up miscellaneous methods and give them all a new impact.
He can handle databases, develop programs both on the server and the client ends, and revise and present contents in a manner that is appropriate for any media.
Working since 8 as freelancer focused on Frontend, Natalie worked in several TYPO3 Projects, such as Goldbeck or Geniale Bielefeld. During the last years she's doing a lot of customer trainings, project management and worked as Teacher for TYPO3 Editors as well.
As community and sharing loving person, she organized Webmontag in Bielefeld and organize our Office.
In spare time she loves music, doing sports or share time with friends.
Benjamin is Lead Frontend Developer at wfp:2 and working projects based on TYPO3 CMS from mid- to enterprise size. Since 2014 his bootstrap_package is used as codebase for the official TYPO3 CMS Introduction Package with the goal to provide an extensive best practice example on how to create websites efficiently with TYPO3 CMS.
With his 10 years of professional experience in frontend development and user experience he will join the T3UXW to share his insights on the needs from small to large customers for editors and developers.
As member of the TYPO3 CMS Usability Team he is working on a better, future proof backend - in his vision TYPO3 CMS reaches a state where the backend is respecting the circumstances and the needs of the user and adapting to that.
Likes Transformers, a lot.
Christian is an active developer of TYPO3 CMS for a while now. He handed in his first core patch in July 2007 and is nowadays involved in all main architectural core changes.
Working as a Senior Consultant for portaltech reply he is in touch with some rather big TYPO3 CMS instances.
In his free time he likes feeding and caring his pet and doing various entertaining stuff in Hamburg.
In addition to her design and art career Riona started as a TYPO3 integrator in 2003. Since then she hasn't stopped working with TYPO3. She is an active member of the TYPO3 User Group Stuttgart, Subject Matter Expert of the Certification Question Team and loves to share her knowledge on TYPO3 Camps. Since 2008 she is working for jweiland.net, one of the largest TYPO3 hosters in Germany.
Having much experience as a project manager and in training customers she knows the needs of the editors very well and always strives to make their work efficient and satisfying.
In her spare time she likes to photograph and sketch to world around her.
From the business and client perspective of TYPO3 Robert has 11 years experience of TYPO3. Robert is the CEO of Pixelant with around 400 clients and 1000 active webpages all running in TYPO3. Robert will contribute with passion and ideas to develop our favourite CMS even further.
In his spare time he is playing xbox one and fiddling around with Neos.
Peter is a freelancer since 2004 and works for for graphic design and web agencies in Augsburg and Munich. He has experience with TYPO3 since 2004 as an integrator and web developer, and especially from the viewpoint of an editor. His TYPO3 projects includes of course developing and integrating, but most end with editor trainings for clients including individual manuals for the special installation. Optimizing the user experience of his editors is therefore his most important goal.
Benni is developing on the TYPO3 Core since 2006, handling the overall planning of the next versions and loves working on ideas and code to improve TYPO3. He drives the CMS7 development together with Mathias Schreiber, making sure that all dots and code snippets are connected and make a great piece of software together.
He is the CTO of an online agency called “b:dreizehn” based in Stuttgart, Germany doing mostly TYPO3 related projects and consulting for bigger sites.
In his spare time, he loves spending time with his wife and daughter as well as enjoying red wine and whisky.
He has seven years of work experience with TYPO3 at Aarhus University – and has great experience working with editors and users on many different levels and on a large scale. His specialties are front end design and templating, and in later years he has taken an interest in working with different CSS/HTML preprocessor setups and frameworks.
In his sparetime you will find him with his family, behind his drum kit, or trying to get his iOS game SUGU to work in Meteor.js – always drinking coffee.
Radu has been using TYPO3 for quite some time. He's worked a lot with it as a freelancer and also once had his own small development company doing mostly TYPO3 projects.
This would be his first ever attendance at a TYPO3 event and he hopes to one day join the TYPO3 Core team and take the system to new heights.
In his spare time you can find him fiddling with Unity3D creating completely useless and unintuitive interactive applications ;-)
Andrea has been a freelancer since 2000 and was an early member of the typo3.ug.nrw. In 2012 she started participating in the TYPO3 Usergroup Niederrhein | Euregio.
During the last years she has been busy with a lot of projects with TYPO3 - mostly for small companies, municipal offices or associations, like TIBET HOUSE GERMANY e.V. She frequently takes over extensive updates of company websites as an external service provider, too.
One project she cares a lot about is a vacation rental website in Le Marche, Italy, made with TYPO3. She greatly enjoys visiting this fantastic region every year, contacting landlords and checking out new interesting vacation rentals for the platform.
In her spare time she likes to do Nordic Walking in the green surroundings at the beautiful Niederrhein or you can find her reading a book.
Ingo has been a database , system- and network administrator for a long time now. He is using TYPO3 since 2006 mainly as an administrator but also as editor.
At the TYPO3 camp Rhein/Ruhr he had a very interesting weekend and gained some insight into the development of TYPO3 packages. So he wishes to contribute his knowledge at the T3UXW especially for refurbishing the GOV-Package.
In his spare time he is an enthusiastic geocacher and spends his time with cycling, hiking and climbing.
Mathias will be taking over the role of a project manager and community pit bull for the event.
Also being an active contributor and member of the CMS team it is his main duty to keep the results aligned with the current development in the core.
During ACMEs he is also responsible for handling the outside communication so he could be utilized to help out here as well.
Raphaël has been working with TYPO3 for the past 10 years. During all this time he has been offering personalized solutions to his customers with lots of fun and excitment. He is currently working as a technical project manager in a swiss digital agency, creating websites in TYPO3, supporting developers to achieve their goals and migrating the CMS to new versions.
He is a multi-skilled asset for any company working in the web area. Moreover, he has also the ability to understand and manage complex infrastructure in term of hosting.
In his spare time you will find him with his family, playing guitar, cooking and taking care of his saltwater tank.
Kay is a freelancer as WebDeveloper since over 10 years.
During the last 10 years he did a lot of projects with TYPO3 especially in the educational sector.
One of the most interesting projects was the SBS SchulCMS founded in 2005. This project allows schools to start their own site easily with a preconfigured and restricted environment. During the project he spent a lot of time developing tools around templavoila and templavoila_framework, which now results in big knowledge which is great for developing TYPO3 Themes based on the new Twitter Bootstrap Base Package.
Joined the TYPO3 community in 2002. He started as an accessibility evangelist when nobody cared about it yet.
After some years of freelance work he's now working part time at a German federal office and dealing with governmental websites.
The other part time job is being a cookbook publisher and running a recipe community.
Heike is an experienced programmer since 1994. She has been working with TYPO3 at hmmh in major projects for four years. She has begun as a frontend-developer, but is writing her own extensions now.
Heike is enthusiastic about the community and the TYPO3-Camps she has visited so far. She also writes instructions, does training for editors and likes creative activities.
In her spare time, she is busy at her wooden house, gardens and takes care of her Pyrenean mountain dogs. She also likes to be on the go with her camera.