Stefanie is a TV-journalist and a graduate of the International Journalism Center of the Danube University Krems in Austria. She also got a degree in presentation skills and media techniques as well as an MBA in Economics in Germany. She has worked behind and in front of the camera for a number of broadcasting formats over the years. She is also a host and moderator for conferences, trade fairs and panel discussions. An expert on the subject of digitization, she covers topics that include SmartCities, Big Data, cyber security and other digitization issues that influence the tech world. Stefanie has also taken part in the Executive Training Program of the European Commission in Tokyo. On a scholarship, she studied international management at Sophia University in Tokyo, explored Japan’s culture and sharpened her diplomatic skills. Currently living in Toronto, she has lived in various parts of the world including the U.S., Cambodia, Japan, Austria and Germany. She speaks German, English, French and Japanese. As of 2019, she is the newly appointed digital ambassador for Hamburg@work in Canada. Hamburg@work is Northern Germany’s cross-technology digital platform and network for a new world from and for businesses. At the moment she is part of the prestigious global journalism fellowship program of the MUNK School of Global Affairs & Public Policy from the University of Toronto.