Curriculum Vitae

Noel Kronenberg currently is an Information Systems Management Student at TU Berlin, Executive Board Member at Student Network for Open Science, Thesis Student at Charité, Marketing Manager at blueDOM AG, and Co-Founder at Cowoni.

Assisted in publishing a peer-reviewed research article in a renowned journal, invited to give a talk for the Berlin University Alliance, created a draft for a Nature Medicine cover, support of an idea by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, worked with around 85 different companies, created online stores with up to 5-figure revenues, design commissions for very notable brands, efficient management of a 5-figure monthly marketing budget.

Interests: computer science, machine learning, information systems, open science, translational research, project management, alturism, philosophy, design.

Experience

Thesis Student

Institute of Medical Informatics, Charité – University Medicine Berlin
01/2024 – Present

Noel is working on his bachelor’s thesis in collaboration with the Institute of Medical Informatics at Charité, supervised by Prof. Dr. med. Dr. rer. nat. Felix Balzer (Institute Director) and Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Stefan Haufe (Professor of Uncertainty, Inverse Modeling, and Machine Learning).

Charité is Germany’s largest university hospital.1 It has international renown, having been in the top 10 of the world’s best hospitals for years.2

Marketing Mentor

HTW Startup · Volunteering
11/2023 – Present

Teaching newly-funded startup founders the basic principles of marketing, with a focus on advertising campaigns.

Student Network for Open Science

Executive Board Member

Volunteering
11/2023 – Present

Noel helps lead the general direction of the entire initiative. Among his responsibilities are ensuring its long-term sustainability and maximising the potential impact.

Achievements include being invited to give a talk for the Berlin University Alliance, representing the initiative and idea behind it.

Head of Organisation & Development

Volunteering
11/2023 – Present

Noel is leading the teams within the Organisation & Development unit of the initiative. This includes Digital Infrastructure, Public Relations, Design, and Ambassadors.

Achievements include the implementation of an extensive project management platform and the establishment of an optimised onboarding process.

Head of Design

Volunteering
07/2022 – Present

Noel is leading the design team of the initiative and manages the external strategic positioning of the brand. This includes overarching design strategy and execution.

Achievements include organising a science communication workshop, leading the brand and website redesign, designing the first journal issue in its entirety, creating a draft for a Nature Medicine cover and thereby reaching the shortlist of their editors, assisting in publishing a peer-reviewed research article in a renowned journal, and helping organise a comprehensive seminar series on interdisciplinary research communication.

The Student Network for Open Science (formerly Berlin Exchange Medicine) is the first student Open Science journal, education platform, think tank, and research hub for life and health sciences, based in Berlin, Germany. As such, it is also the first external, purely student project to be funded and supported institutionally by the Berlin University Alliance.

Co-Founder

Cowoni · Part-time
04/2022 – Present

Beyond general executive functions, Noel is leading the development of the product and the overall marketing.

Achievements include being supported by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research via the Ideas in Action program of the HTW Berlin.

Cowoni is a technology startup based in Berlin, Germany. A SaaS solution in the making, trying to solve device safety with simplicity.

Marketing Manager

blueDOM AG · Part-time
01/2021 – Present

After Noel assisted the successful merger of making the web and blueDOM GmbH, he is now supporting the newly formed company, blueDOM AG, in its mission of “driving brand excellence”, on both a national and international level.

Achievements include social media management and design commissions for very notable brands, as well as efficient management of a 5-figure monthly marketing budget.

blueDOM AG is an international consulting group based in Zurich, Switzerland. It has a focus on operative management skills of worldwide markets. Profound knowledge of the industrial side as well as the licensing management, development of branding concepts, reorganization of companies, marketing & sales, product development and specialized in turn-around situations.

Graphic Designer

making the web · Part-time
12/2018 – 12/2020 · 2 years

Among other practices (e.g., art direction and marketing), Noel mainly did graphic design work for the agency and around 70 of its SME and international customers.

Achievements include the creation of online stores with up to 5-figure revenues, successful rebranding and launch of several companies, and management of social media channels that saw a many-fold increase in impressions and interactions within 30 days of management.

making the web was an advertising agency based in Freiburg, Germany. It developed digital strategies and execution for SMEs and brands at an international level, mainly in matters of web design, developing and Social Media. making the web has merged with blueDOM GmbH in 2021 to form the business union blueDOM AG.

Graphic Designer

Münchrath · Internship
06/2019 · < 1 month

Worked alongside the creative team of Münchrath on different tasks, getting to know the procedures in another agency.

Münchrath is an advertising agency based in Freiburg, Germany. It coordinates creative projects that work unerringly and maintain personal relationships with renowned clients in the southwest of Germany. The agency has won several awards for its work in advertising, including best of content marketing (BCM) 2020.

Barista

Die Eismanufaktur · Part-time
08/2018 – 03/2019 · 8 months

Serving guests, maintaining a good overall atmosphere, and learning about human interaction in the process.

Die Eismanufaktur is an ice cream and coffee shop based in Freiburg, Germany.

Architectural Assistant

Richter Architekten · Internship
03/2016 · < 1 month

Experienced architects in their office whilst working with them, learning about the outlines of what it is an architect does.

Richter Architekten is an architectural firm based in Braunlage, Germany. Its main focus is the development and implementation of tourist facilities and hotels, administrative and office buildings, as well as the planning of age-appropriate housing and care facilities. The range of work is complemented by the planning of day care centers, schools and commercial buildings.

Education

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Information Systems Management

Technical University of Berlin
2021 – 2024 · 3 years

Information Systems Management combines a university education in computer science with the basic principles of economics.3 A speciality of Information Systems Management at TU Berlin is its computer science focus, supported by world-renowned computer science professors. The goal is to qualify graduates as technically skilled managers in the intersection between corporate strategy and IT implementation.4

A collection of modules Noel has already attended can be found here.

Achievements include consistently accomplishing above-average results, often being among the top 5% of students in a given year, as well as de facto managing a 15-person team to build a medical diagnosis AI.

The Technical University of Berlin is one of Germany’s largest and most internationally renowned technical universities.5

General Higher Education Entrance Qualification (Abitur), Design and Media Technology

Richard-Fehrenbach-Gewerbeschule
09/2017 – 07/2020 · 3 years

Media design courses covered the fundamentals of form, colour, typography, layout, design history, and photography. Courses in product design encompassed representation techniques, the classification of materials and manufacturing processes, as well as ergonomics. Additionally, the core concepts of computer science were covered in added subjects.

Richard-Fehrenbach-Gewerbeschule is a high school and professional school with a technology focus in Freiburg, Germany.

Publications

Affiliation Bias in Peer Review of Abstracts by a Large Language Model

Journal of the American Medical Association · Visualisation
12/2023

This study assesses affiliation bias in peer review of medical abstracts by a commonly used large language model.

Certificates and Courses

Dr. med. KI – Basics

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin (KI-Campus)
06/2022

Makers of Tomorrow

Bundeskanzleramt
02/2022

Innovation Management: Winning in the Age of Disruption

University of Leeds (FutureLearn)
04/2021

Business Etiquette: Master Communication and Soft Skills

CQUniversity (FutureLearn)
04/2021

Basic First Aid: How to Be an Everyday Hero

University of Glasgow (FutureLearn)
04/2021

Technology Entrepreneurship: How to Start a New Venture

University of Twente (FutureLearn)
04/2021

MedTech: AI and Medical Robots

University of Leeds (FutureLearn)
04/2021

The Genomics Era: the Future of Genetics in Medicine

St George’s, University of London (FutureLearn)
04/2021

Biochemistry: the Molecules of Life

University of East Anglia (FutureLearn)
03/2021

EF SET English Certificate (C2 Proficient)

EF Standard English Test (EF SET)
02/2021

Introduction to Psychology

Yale University (Coursera)
01/2021

Orientation to Educational Neuroscience

CQUniversity (FutureLearn)
09/2020

COVID-19: Effective Nursing in Times of Crisis

Johns Hopkins University (FutureLearn)
08/2020

SOC1.practx: PredictionX: Omens, Oracles, and Prophecies

Harvard University (edX)
07/2020

CTT102: Creative Thinking: Techniques and Tools for Success

Imperial College London (edX)
06/2020

Digital Skills: Mobile

Accenture (FutureLearn)
06/2020

Computer Programming for Everyone

University of Leeds (FutureLearn)
05/2020

Create a Professional Online Presence

University of Leeds (FutureLearn)
05/2020

Create a Social Media Marketing Campaign

University of Leeds (FutureLearn)
05/2020

Creating a Great User Experience for Mobile Apps

University of Leeds (FutureLearn)
05/2020

Exploring Cancer Medicines

University of Leeds (FutureLearn)
05/2020

How to Create Great Online Content

University of Leeds (FutureLearn)
05/2020

Introduction to Creative AI

University of the Arts London (FutureLearn)
05/2020

Learn to Code for the Web

University of Leeds (FutureLearn)
05/2020

The Power of Podcasting for Storytelling

University of Wollongong (FutureLearn)
05/2020

Introduction to UX and Accessible Design

University of the Arts London (FutureLearn)
04/2020

Logo Design: From Concept to Presentation

Sagi Haviv (Domestika)
04/2020

TheoPrax

Fraunhofer ICT
07/2019

Teilnahme Deutscher Gründerpreis

Deutscher Gründerpreis für Schüler Alumni e.V.
05/2019

Themenorientiertes Projekt: Technisches Arbeiten

Montessori Zentrum ANGELL Freiburg e.V.
07/2013

Honours and Awards

IDiA Kickstart Scholarship

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research
04/2022

His team participated and won in a competition for support of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research via the Ideas in Action program of the HTW Berlin.

Deep Law
02/2019

Participated in a competition where the objective was to create a logo for the start-up “Deep Law” that is trying to merge judiciary and artificial intelligence. After several months of working on this project, he had the honour to be chosen for first place.

Participation in the 59th Student Competition to Promote Political Education

Landtag von Baden-Württemberg
04/2017

Received a certificate in recognition of participation in the 59th student competition to promote political education.

Recommendations

“[Noel] distinguished himself in the course of [our] project through determination, a high level of resilience and rapid implementation of his ideas. [His] persistence and goal orientation are unusual for a student his age.“

Dr. med. Niklas Graßl, Resident at Neurooncology Center Mannheim, University Hospital Mannheim (managed Noel directly)
10/2023

“Noel’s expertise in his fields, which go far beyond the actual work, are impressive and – even more important for us – his work ethic and commitment to the tasks. His exemplary time management enables him to implement projects with high time pressure in a flawless and structured manner. He has very high standards for himself, which he also passes on to the rest of the team. Particularly noteworthy is his exceptional ability to quickly familiarise himself with new tasks and projects. His willingness to learn and his ambitious approach enable him to continuously outgrow himself. Noel’s ability to empathise with the client and their needs has also meant that it has always been possible to work together to explain technical complexities. In this regard, I greatly appreciate Noel’s input, which often helps me to make complex decisions.”

Sebastian Kabis, Chief Executive Officer at blueDOM AG (managed Noel directly)
07/2023

“Noel has been the key figure in transforming abstract ideas into actual messages. With great effort, he and his team updated the corporate identity of the initiative, developed the remake of our website, designed our Social Media posts, and illustrated the entire first issue of Berlin Exchange Medicine – a significant milestone in BEM’s development and further professionalization. With his experience, his always constructively critical view, and his creativity, he has highly contributed to shaping and developing the philosophy of the initiative. Noel Kronenberg shows outstanding enthusiasm and talent in what is one of the main challenges of the initiative – making student research visible, understandable, and attractive to our target group.“

Felix Hambitzer, Co-Founder & Executive Board Member at Berlin Exchange Medicine (managed Noel directly)
07/2023

“Noel combines passion, talent and grit. Even at his young age, he shows exceptional structure, strives for perfection by challenging himself in order to grow. It’s a pleasure to work with him on a daily basis because feedback loops and discussions with Noel are always solution based and go far out of the box!“

Moritz Ness, Project Manager at blueDOM AG (managed Noel directly)
09/2021

“Noel ist sehr diszipliniert, fokussiert und immer mit Leidenschaft an seinen Projekten. Dabei ist er sehr hilfsbereit und geht über Ziele hinaus. Noel ist auf der ständigen Suche sein Wissen zu erweitern und kennt die besten Produktivitäts Tools. Noel bereichert durch sein Wissen und seine sympathische Art, das Leben seiner Mitmenschen. Es macht sehr viel Spaß mit Noel zusammenzuarbeiten. Man spürt seine Leidenschaft zu minimalistischen und zeitlosem Design.”

David Fuchs, Founder at Visual Bold (worked on the same team)
07/2021

“Es macht sehr viel Spaß mit Noel zusammenzuarbeiten, da er ein sehr zuverlässiger Teampartner ist, der einen immer inspiriert und gut mit anderen zusammenarbeitet. Noel kann auch sehr gut selbstständig und zielstrebig arbeiten wobei seine Arbeiten immer von höchster Qualität und sehr durchdacht sind.”

Samuel Woelfl, Product Manager at Gumb and Designer at AppInnovators (worked on the same team)
09/2020

“Noel shows integrity, is highly creative and always up to date. His work performance has an state-of-art level and meets todays “zeitgeist”. Personally I value his talent and appreciate the young blood insight! Astonishing ideas, respectful team spirit and love behind the work … go for it and get the high creativity skills out of a mindful box – young, modern and with deep feelings which catch the point!”

Heinz Ramseier, Chief Creative Officer, Partner & Executive Board Member at SWISS NOBEL GROUP LTD. (managed Noel directly)
05/2019

“Noel is a very talented designer and I can say for sure that he has his goal every time in mind. He’s always one of the best in group projects. Working with him almost every day I can really approve and acknowledge his skills.”

Matteo Ippolito, Student of Richard Fehrenbach Gewerbeschule (worked on the same team)
04/2019

“Noel war ein stets zuverlässiger Arbeitskollege der seinen Aufgaben immer mit hoher Sorgfalt und einem geübten Auge für Ästhetik nachkam. Wenn es Fragen zu Design gibt, ist Noel derpassende Ansprechpartner!”

Max Isele, Photographer at making the web (worked on the same team)
04/2019

“It is with clear conscience, that I can confirm what Noel does, absolutely is his PASSION. Into the projects we are working with, he gives everything and is eager to learn. Looking forward to much more – thanks, Noel!”

Sebastian Kabis, CEO / Founder at making the web (managed Noel directly)
02/2019

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