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Biggerplate Unplugged Berlin: The Mind Map Conference

Thursday, 16 October 2014 from 09:00 to 17:00

Biggerplate Unplugged Berlin: The Mind Map Conference

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Biggerplate Unplugged: The Mind Map Conference

Biggerplate Unplugged brings together mind map users, software developers, bloggers and trainers to explore trends and innovations in the world of mind mapping! After hugely successful events in London, Paris, Utrecht, and San Francisco, we travel to Berlin!

Listen to expert speakers, join in roundtable discussions - these are lively, interactive, and engaging events that provide a unique opportunity to turn online connections into real world collaboration, and a chance to explore and shape the future of mind mapping. 

Please note: This event will be in English

09:00 - 09:30 Registration and Refreshments

09:30 - 10:00

Liam Hughes (Biggerplate)

Liam Hughes

Conference Welcome: The Home of Mind Mapping?

Biggerplate founder Liam Hughes will outline how innovation and investment at is aimed at creating a genuine home for mind mapping online. Liam will discuss the challenges that come with trying to achieve this goal, and why we think this objective is essential for the overall success and adoption of mind mapping.

10:00 - 10:20

Jeroen Grit


Jeroen Grit
 (GriDD Consultancy)

Managing stakeholder input using mind maps

In this presentation, user experience expert Jeroen will present a method for translating ideas to tangible requirements within a mind map, based on his own experience of managing large internet projects in multinational companies with numerous stakeholders and inputs. Jeroen will show how mind maps help to keep information in context, whilst providing both detail and big picture viewpoints. 

10:20 - 10:40

Marco Ossani

Dr. Marco Ossani
 (Marketing Consultant & Trainer)

Mind mapping for group facilitation

Marco will explore the value of mind mapping in guiding and recording groups in a typical facilitation settings, and how mind mapping could be viewed as the essential tool for facilitators wanting to evoke creativity in groups, whilst also guiding participants towards clear outcomes and clarity. 

10:40 - 11:00

Christian Foltin (Freemind)

Christian Foltin

Open source mind mapping: The goals of Freemind

In this presentation, Christian will outline both the history and future of Freemind as an open source mind mapping tool, and discuss the key goals and challenges facing an open source project of this type. Featuring use cases, and a discussion of the Open Source limitations, Christian will provide an invaluable insight into the fascinating world of open source mind mapping. 

11:00 - 11:30 Refreshment Break
11:30 - 12:20

Interactive World Cafe: What comes next?
This lively interactive session will ask delegates to consider and discuss what comes next in the world of mind mapping, and what is most important if mind mapping adoption is to spread. 

 12:20 - 12:40

Faizel Mohidin


Faizel Mohidin (Using Mind Maps Magazine)

The evolution of Using Mind Maps Magazine

How changes in social, technological, and economic forces are influencing people's behaviour online, making it possible to reach and teach everyone, even in the remotest and poorest areas. This presentation will focus on the Mobile Revolution and how you can take advantage of this. 

 12:40 - 13:00

Marion Lercher

Marion Lercher (Lerchertrain) 

MindCooking - A visual approach to cooking!

In this pre-lunch session, Marion will show how easy cooking can be when recipes are written in the form of a mind map! Taking the traditional recipe approach and turning it into a mind map, Marion will show how MindCooking can be used to easily prepare classic recipes!

 13:00 - 14:00  Lunch (Provided)

 14:00 - 14:20

Lucas Calabro (Mindjet)

Lucas Calabro
Mind Mapping, and Business Mapping 

Mindjet's international presales consultant will show a variety of innovative use cases for mind mapping in business applications. From first idea visualisation up to a professional project management tool, Lucas will give examples for Business mapping in complex processes, and demonstrate ways of combining existing enterprise structures with new and best practices.

 14:20 - 14:40

Jamie MacDonald (MindGenius)


Jamie MacDonald (MindGenius)

Mind mapping for business... Are you serious?
In this presentation, Jamie MacDonald of MindGenius shares some thoughts and experiences on the challenges of bridging the gap between the perception of mind mapping as simply another 'nice to have' methodology, and positioning mind mapping software as a serious business benefit. 

 14:40 - 15:00

Raphaela Brandner (MindMeister)

Raphaela Brandner

Where do we go from here?
MindMeister's Marketing Manager, Raphaela talks about developments at MindMeister, and explores what the future may hold for online mind mapping, and how we can bring the mind map experience to the next level. 

15:00 - 15:30

 Refreshment Break

 15:30 - 15:50



Biggerplate Q&A
A chance to put your questions, feedback, and ideas to the Biggerplate team in an open and interactive question and answer session. These sessions have proven to be very popular, and have played significant part in shaping future plans and development at!

15:50 - 16:20

Interactive World Cafe: Evolution or Revolution?
This final interactive session will ask delegates to consider and discuss whether further adoption of mind mapping will be driven by a step-by-step evolutionary approach, or by some revolutionary game changer. We'll then ask delegates to consider what either approach might entail...

16:20 - 16:30

Conference Close
A brief attempt to summarise key themes from the day before closing the conference, and having a cold drink!

16:30 - 18:00

Networking drinks (provided)


Biggerplate Unplugged: Berlin

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Prinzessinnenstrasse 19-20

Thursday, 16 October 2014 from 09:00 to 17:00

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