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Dr Diana Knodel

fobizz Founder & CEO

Diana Knodel is the co-founder of fobizz. Fobizz is Germany's largest online training platform for teachers and schools, offering a wide range of digital tools and artificial intelligence solutions to enhance the learning experience. Diana has a background in computer science, psychology and educational research. She worked as a research assistant, product manager at XING and team leader in the IT industry before founding the non-profit App Camps in 2014 and the EdTech startup fobizz in 2018. 
With a passion for education, she wants to bring digital skills into the classroom and support schools in their digital transformation. Diana was a visiting professor at the Technical University of Berlin in 2016-2017. In 2017 and 2020, her children's books on coding were published by Carlsen. She has been a member of the CODE University Council since 2018.
Edition F named Diana as one of the 25 leading women in Germany for the digital future. In 2019, she received the Hamburg Honorary Award for Special Commitment from the Hamburg Senate. In 2022 she was selected as a Female EdTech Fellow by the European EdTech Alliance.