Live Innovation Lab is a volunteer driven organisation. Our team is made up of Innovation Champions who believe in innovation as a driver for change.

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We have various areas where you can do what you love and help us ignite #innovation in Munich.

You can reach our team at any time, just stop by at one of our events or send us a note about your interest to

Meet the team

Maria Diaz is a learning experience designer and digital training consultant with more than 12 years of experience in America and Europe. Her portfolio of work includes the design of learning solutions based on innovative techniques such as gamification, learning on-the-go, augmented learning and the use of AI as training solutions. Co-creator of the Innovation Handprint Model and Playnnovation Framework, she is LILab’s Experience Designer, a role which allows her to share her expertise in the fields of audience engagement, hands-on learning and the art of making innovation happen.

Paula Mertens is an enthusiastic process engineer and certified Scrum Master. She has over 12 years of international experience in both startups and large organizations, where she was able to gain valuable skills in agile and traditional project management approaches. As a true entrepreneur she is passionate about product, process and business development. She believes that inclusion, collaboration and knowledge sharing help deliver innovative solutions that have a positive impact on people and environment. For her LILab is an opportunity to leverage her strengths to drive innovation and sustainability. She supports LILab as an Event Catalyzer. She is Co-creator of the Playnnovation Framework.

Jarazet Altamirano is an innovation champion. For more than ten years she has developed and implemented innovation ecosystems in start-ups, as well as, Fortune 500 companies in North America and Europe. Her expertise encompasses Innovation Management, Agile Leadership, and Digital Marketing. Her experience in the field and her passion for networking & democratizing innovation led her to found Live Innovation Lab. At LILab Jarazet enjoys ideating new inspiring frameworks through which innovation can be fostered. She is the co-creator of the Playnnovation(TM) Framework.

Anne Laure Zouater is passionated about innovation, human interaction and digital communication. After more than ten years’ experience in sales and project management for a world-leading facial aesthetics company, she chose to disrupt herself by furthering her education through an MBA in Digital Marketing. Evolving within a multicultural environment feels natural to her, product of her experiences in China, Ireland, USA, France and now, Germany. She is a doer and sees networking as a fun, challenging opportunity, reason why she’s joined LILab as resident Social Media Manager. She is the Co-creator Playnnovation Framework.

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