Matthias Strobel is President of MusicTech Germany and a serial entrepreneur in the creative industries. He is associated with music since he started playing the piano at the age of five and got accepted at the world’s leading boys choir at the time “The Regensburger Domspatzen” when he was eight years old.
Matthias Strobel co-founded the international recognized and multiple awarded music-tech company Nagual Sounds in 2011. He conceptualized and realized unique interdisciplinary art projects for humanitariqn causes with his Social Startup ZwischenWerk and started the project Creative Coding School to teach socially disadvantaged people skills in emerging technologies. His passion for music and the great opportunities of new technologies led him to join Music Tech Fest in summer 2016 for which he worked until he founded the world’s first Federal Association for Music Technology, MusicTech Germany, in July 2017.
In addition to these activities, Matthias works as consultant with artists and startups who work at the intersection of art and technology and runs the creative-tech innovation catalyst WickedWork.
When he finds the time, he enjoys collaborating with other artists to realise participatory art projects like #PlayThisWall.
Field of expertise: Music Technology | Ecosystem Building | Innovation management | Creative Collaborations
Company representative at MusicTech Germany: Matthias Strobel