Alissia Quaintance 

Employee Engagement Architect

Alissia Quaintance is a specialist for employee engagement and new ways of working. At IQ Gemini she structures and facilitates employee engagement workshops and programs for team alignment and creative collaboration for teams and organizations in the process of transformation.

She enables organizations to seize the unique human potential to creatively collaborate in groups and enter into a successful project execution. 

Alissia applies over ten years of working experience as the Executive Director EMEA at Vectorform, an award-winning design and development studio, and co-founder of IQ Gemini and Move To Think, a program that uses movement intelligence to improve collaboration in teams.

With her deep understanding about product development for emerging technologies and new requirements for teams and individuals in the future, Alissia enters into a dialog about future work environments shared with intelligent machines.

Kimo Quaintance, PhD

Education Strategist

Kimo Quaintance is a social scientist, public speaker, and educator whose work explores the exciting and often difficult relationship between people and technology. His mission is to help people unlock their potential and share their unique gifts through critical thinking and creative expression. 


He holds a Ph.D. in International Relations from the University of St Andrews in Scotland and has nearly 20 years of research, consulting, and corporate and university teaching experience in the United States, China, Scotland, and Germany. He is especially gifted at facilitating creative, playful workshops that access deep collective intelligence.


He has conducted and co-published research on the economic power of digital social networks in East Africa, the use of technology in education, and human-machine interaction. He is currently researching how movement shapes collaboration.

Kimo's November 2019 TEDx Munich talk: