Melanie Aronson is the founder and CEO of Panion, a BBC and CNBC featured app for finding like-minded people nearby based on shared interests, values, and goals. She has a bachelor’s in anthropology from Columbia University and a master’s in documentary filmmaking from the School of Visuals Arts in NYC.

Her professional background includes three years with Apple as a personal shopping specialist, and ten years as a freelance filmmaker, photographer, and designer – taking full advantage of her high education.

After receiving a Fulbright grant in 2014, she moved from New York to Sweden – and has lived here ever since.

Melanie was recently named one of 10 top pioneers’ in the post-crisis world by Sifted.

Sessions with Melanie Aronson

12:50 - 13:05

15 mins


Designing with Ethics in Mind

Learn how ethical principles play a role in designing and how to start pushing healthier design concepts.


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