Tilman von Werthern

Project Manager PLACEm, Politik zum Anfassen e. V., Isernhagen, Germany


Tilman von Werthern, born in 1995, had a gap year working in youth work after graduating from secondary school. In addition to his computer science studies, he worked as a teacher for computer science at a grammar school. As part of his bachelor thesis, he dealt with the conception of a youth-friendly e-participation-application with the goal of better political participation of young people. For this purpose, he conducted design-thinking-workshops with young people in several German cities in order to collect their requirements. Since may 2019, he has been working  for Politik zum Anfassen e.V. as a project manager and accompanies the development of the participation-app PLACEm.