Emilia Åström I Learning Experience Design and Facilitation
Emilia Åström I Learning Experience Design and Facilitation

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Emilia Åström is a facilitator, learning experience designer and remote work coach with a focus on developing learning teams through visual problem solving and collaboration.

She has designed and facilitated learning experiences with organizations such as MTV, Viacom, Hyper Island, Fox, Danone, Telefonica and Mondelez.

She’s an experienced designer and facilitator of remote meetings, workshops and conferences. She coaches teams in remote facilitation to run better online sessions using tools such as MURAL, Microsoft Teams, Zoom, and Slack.

As Learning Experience Lead at MURAL, the online whiteboard for visual collaboration, she has worked with large enterprises such as IBM, Steelcase, Vanguard, Spotify, LEGO and Netflix who want to scale digital innovation processes in remote teams.

Together with Publicitarias, she designs tools and processes for content creation with gender perspective used by agencies, brands, universities and communicators from Argentina, Mexico, and Miami to Spain. She’s facilitated learning experiences with groups of 10 to 250 participants for brands, agencies and schools such as Dentsu, Mercedez, Fox, Facebook, Google, and Brother. The toolkit for content creation with gender perspective sold 500 copies in the first 6 months.

Emilia has experience facilitating in Swedish, English and Spanish. She’s worked in Sweden, USA, England, Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, Ecuador, and Paraguay, and facilitates online workshops with global audiences daily.

 

Curriculum: Linkedin —>

Writing

MURAL:

2020 Increasing Your Odds of Success by Nudging the Mess: Interview with Jason Yip
2020 Why You Should Leverage Digital Devices For In-Person Sessions
2019 MURAL Meetup – Reinventing In-Person Facilitation Using Digital Devices
2019 Engage Participants with Immersive Storytelling

Project of How:
2012 Switch it brainstorm
2012 The insights game

Adlatina:
2012 Angry Birds – cómo evitar one-hit-wonder en la industria de los videojuegos
2012 El nuevo catálogo de realidad aumentada de Ikea
2012 Matt Barrie: “La publicidad no debería seguir haciendo cosas que no puedan medirse”
2012 Flattr, una manera de darles valor a los artistas online

 

Webinars

2020 How Spotify Brings Imagination to OKR Planning: MURAL Imagine Recap
2016 Design Visual and Engaging Meetings Using MethodKit: Webinar Recap

 

References

“Emilia is eager to learn and adapts well to new situations. She has a deep interest in and understanding of advertising, both traditional and digital. She is social media savvy and is always up-to-date with the latest online trends. As a coordinator she always met her deadlines and she consistently communicated clearly with her team members.We would definitely like to work with her again if given the opportunity.”

Nancy Lee Jobin, Executive Vice-President, Marketel McCann-Erickson, Montreal, Canada

 

“As project manager for Viaplay mobile platforms Emilia worked on improvements of the UX of the existing app as well as the development phase of the new app we released in the spring of 2012. Emilia is great at structuring and leading the production as well as leading the concept development, design and UX phase leading up to the production. If she decides to come back to Sweden we would love to hear from her for further collaborations and we would warmly recommend her!”

Dag Larsson, Head of product management of Viaplay, MTG, Stockholm, Sweden

 

“Emilia shows a high level of strategic and analytical competence in her verbal presentations as well as in her creative ideas. These are built on solid insights and trends which give her a great understanding of the target group’s needs. She is a good listener which is important not only for the end result but for developing a trusted relationship with the client. She doesn’t hesitate to question the brief but does so in a constructive and relevant way.As a team member Emilia comes across as positive, creative and fun to work with. She is excellent on leading workshops and creativity enhancing exercises. She also has the rare ability to combine unexpected ideas with do-able solutions. As a presenter and project manager she conveys a sense of calm, structure and inspiration. She focusses on relevant content and engaging ideas.”

Emelie Sporrong, Project Manager, Håkanson United AB, Stockholm, Sweden