Michael Liebe is CEO and founder of Booster Space – a Berlin based brand builder, event designer and consultant for the games, online technology and “new media” industries. Michael is head of the International Games Week Berlin. His most recent endeavours focus on Virtual Reality, and culminates in the event VR NOW Con (Nov 16, ‘16) and the upcoming video game DuelVR.
Michael supports Kickstarter as Outreach Games in Europe since January ‘16. In the past 8+ years he has initiated the Action Day for New Talent in Tech, Digital Business and Media, Womenize!, the industry network, games.net berlin brandenburg, the indie games and art festival, A MAZE., the Digital Games Research Centre of the University of Potsdam (DIGAREC) as well as the respective Computer Games Collection. Until 2012 he was Advisor – New Media at the Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg and responsible for marketing and networking for the “New Media” industry in the German capital region.
He holds an M.A. in European Media Studies, is advisor and jury member at Startup Weekend, DCP – Deutscher Computerspielpreis and Quo Vadis conference and works as university lecturer.