I am very proud for being invited by Lars Heimann, the CIO from Bauhaus, for wednesday June 14th to talk about my challenges as “Head of corporate IT” for “Mektec Europe GmbH”. Bauhaus is one of the largest providers of Home and Garden Equipment (Materials and Tools) with 17000 employees and roughly 250 people working in the IT. The talk lastet 45 minutes and has been, thanks to the open and responsive audience of 150 IT staff, a very pleasent experience. Thank you very much for this opportunity, Bauhaus !

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Hands-on Workshop: Smartphone Privacy

On Wednesday April 5th 2023 from 4:30pm to 6pm i will be conducting a workshop at the public library of the City of Mannheim (Zentralbibliothek im Stadthaus N1) regarding the privacy of android smartphones: Using an Android smartphone as an example, Arvid would like to show you how you can prevent trackers and malware from accessing your phone.  The free App-Store F-Droid as well as the trackerblocking with the software Blokada play an important role.  The appointment will take place on site and you are welcome to bring your smartphone and make the settings on the spot.

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