Johnny Linnert - Project Manager in Tokyo

Johnny Linnert

I'm a project manager in Tokyo

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I speak English and Japanese

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About me

Hey! I'm Johnny.

On a professional level it's my job to seek out creatives young and old in all cities and give them a voice at a global scale - that's what we do at the organisation I work at: PechaKucha.

I'm personally fascinated by the historical crossroads of computation, biology, and design that we find ourselves at this very moment. Did you know that there's a design firm growing biodegradeable bricks made of mushroom roots? Or that there's an offshoot project of Google that's using highly-focused radar - a seemingly oldfangled technology - to build non-touch, gesture-based interfaces? I love learning about this stuff.

Chat to me about speaking in your community about your passion project, about Apple's Swift programming language, the Tokyo running club I've started with some friends, or even about video games!

My Creations

  1. PechaKucha Pow Wow 2015

    5 August 2015

    Back in March 2015, 31 big-hearted creatives running PechaKucha Nights in 17 cities all over the world gathered in Tokyo, Japan to discuss where PechaKucha has been, where we are, and where we're going.

    Getting our City Organisers excited about the prospect of Tokyo was no big deal - who... continue reading (0, 1 image)