Managing Director, Karajan Institute & Founder of Karajan Music Tech Conference
Matthias Röder is the CEO of the Karajan Institute and as such he is responsible for the overall strategy and worldwide business development of the KARAJAN® brand and its associated products. Matthias Röder joined the Karajan Institute in 2011 from Harvard University, where he was a member of the music faculty and received a PhD in musicology in 2010. At Harvard he founded the Digital Musicology Study Group (now at MIT) and worked on several music technology and digital learning projects with partners such as the Packard Humanities Institute or the American rock band Incubus. Prior to Harvard University, Matthias graduated from the renowned Mozarteum University in Salzburg.