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Short on Time: The Journey of a Publishing Game-Changer


Blinkist Co-founder and CEO Holger Seim joins us for our next Fireside Chat where he’ll share with us the story of how they’re making non-fiction content more digestible and accessible for people with busy lives. Holger will give us insights into Blinkist’s unique company culture, and discuss how flat hierarchies and project ownership helps them ensure that everything they do is worth the hours of effort they put in.


6:00 – 6:30pm: Doors open

6:30 pm: Welcome on stage

6:35 – 7:15 pm: Moderated talk with Holger Seim and Fabian Tausch

7:15 – 7:30 pm: Open Q&A

7.30pm – 8.30pm: Drinks/reception

About the Speakers

Holger Seim

Holger Seim is co-founder and CEO of Blinkist, a bite-sized-learning service that condenses knowledge from great nonfiction into powerful little packs. He co-founded Blinkist in 2012 with a vision to inspire people to never stop learning, and grew it into a global brand with customers in more than 140 countries. Holger drives the company’s strategy & growth initiatives.

Before co-founding Blinkist, Holger worked with in-house consulting and commercial management of digital growth markets for Germany’s biggest telco company.

Fabian Tausch

Fabian is a 22-year-old podcast host who has been interviewing world leaders in order to scale their knowledge and make it accessible to anyone. He is currently running the Young Entrepreneurs’ Program together with CODE University to support young entrepreneurs on their entrepreneurial journey.

About Blinkist

Founded in 2012 by four friends, Blinkist now connects 6-million readers worldwide to the biggest ideas from bestselling nonfiction via 15-minute audio and text.





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April 11, 2019

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Basement, Volta, Factory Berlin Mitte


Member Event, Public Events

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