Johannes Schneider

Johannes Schneider

Professional Career

Since 2018 CEO of Johannes Schneider Multimedia KG

2014 – 2017 CEO of Know How! GmbH

2001 – 2014 Partner, founder, and CEO of Webducation GmbH

2003 – 2013 ARGE interactive video productions gnbr, (Fathers-to-be Project

1999 – 2000 Business unit manager print/multimedia ITO GmbH

1997 – 1999 Graphical design and multilingual typesetting, Scholz and Friends advertising company, Vienna

1992 – present Instructor for multimedia, Office, E-Learning, storyboard (Donau-Universität Krems, Teamwork, Wifi)



2002 – 2004 Studies of „eTeaching-eLearning“, Donau-Universität Krems (MSc, MAS)

Master thesis: “Video im E-Learning Einsatz: Im Spannungsfeld zwischen Didaktik und Technologie” (Using Video in eLearning: An Area of Tension Between Didactics and Technology” (Univ.-Prof. Dr.Dr. Gerhard E. Ortner, Gesellschaft für Pädagogik und Information, D)

1987 – 1994 Studies of Political Science, Sociology, and Philosophy at the University of Vienna (BA)



  • Coordination of EU-funded project “Digital Aided Guide for Fathers-to-be – DAD” (2009)
  • MIT-MUT: Game development and Social Enterprise Network for girls and young women (2016)
  • Further gender projects: MIT-MUT, SITCOM (EU), MUTIK
  • International projects within the digital learning environment on behalf of the UN (CTBTO, IAEA), EU (EACEA, eTEN, LLP, Socrates/Minerva, Daphne III, NOEL), Merck, Kuehne+Nagel, Austrian Airlines, Allianz Technology
  • Product developments (courses, learning systems, apps): communication on the telephone, presentation techniques, baby care, Creative Production Line CPL (Autorensystem for digital learning)
  • until 2014 editor-in-chief of the “Learning Times”



2017  3 Comenius Awards (responsible gaming basic instruction …)

2016  3 Comenius Awards (MIT-MUT, Bewusst sicher Zuhause …)

2013  Provider of the Year (

2012  Comenius EduMedia Award (multiuser game for youths “Big Brain”)

2008  E-Learning Awards 2008 from the eLearning Journal

2007  Third Prize Call Vienna Enabled 2007 (eLearning for the deaf)

2006  Comenius EduMedia Medal for E-course, “Kommunikation am Telefon” (communication on the telephone)




Professional competences

  • Product development: Identification and implementation of innovative solutions in the field of digital learning, development of business models and exploitation strategies.
  • Sales: Key Account Manager. Merck, AUA, European Commission, Casinos Austria, Kuehne + Nagel, Kuratorium für Verkehrssicherheit, Allianz, AMOS Austria, Frauenthal, Hamburger Sparkasse, and others.
  • Instructional Design: Give shape to a learning idea
  • Social Learning, Mobile Learning, Gamebased Learning (2D and 3D), Interactive Video, Performance Support and 70:20:10
  • Learning Management Systems (Saba, Moodle), E-Learning Authoring Tools, Content Management Systems (TYPO3, WordPress), SCORM, Enterprise Social Networking (Yammer, Saba).
  • Script writing: author of numerous scripts for award-winning e-learning productions.
  • Teaching and lecturing: E-learning project management, script writing, multimedia production, visual design.
  • Consulting: Tools and methods, constructive questioning of trends, reducing complexity and making decisions with and for customers.
  • Film, Print and Multimedia: Animation, Film Production, 3D, Interaction, Web Design, Prepress, Database Publishing, Layout, Design
  • Agile project management (Confluence, Jira), SCRUM experience
  • Research and development, knowledge of the national and international funding landscape