Aysha Hussain is a freelancer in the creative world, hopping between London and Berlin in her pursuit to place diversity and inclusion at the core of everything she does. Currently working in the film and music industries, Aysha works on freelance projects in varying capacities, from writing and copy editing to communications and developing inclusive recruitment strategies.
Richard Akingbehin is the co-founder of Berlin-based radio station Refuge Worldwide, an independent community radio station working in solidarity with grassroots and non-profit organizations. He’s also the founder of Kynant Records, a label for techno, experimental, and dub music.
Sandira Blas is a Berlin-based strategic advisor with over 20 years of international experience working within the music technology and startup ecosystems. In 2017, she was one of ten artists and innovators selected in Germany for Keychange, an international program that empowers talented underrepresented genders to transform the future of the music industry and help accelerate change to create a better, more inclusive music industry.
Notable projects include working with Alicia Keys, John Carpenter, Rough Trade, Red Bull Music Studios, MIT, CTM Festival, Tresor, Tony Visconti, Kingston University, Sónar, Beats, and more.
Image and audio rights at events
In the context of Factory Berlin events, video, image or audio recordings are regularly made for promotional purposes. If members do not wish to appear on such recordings, they can inform Factory Berlin or the respective photographer at the event at any time. Alternatively, they can also stay away from the event in question.