Ben Hurdelhey

Status: M.S. Student, IT-Systems Engineering

Contact: ben.hurdelhey@student.hpi.de, LinkedIn

Skills: software development, data science, hci, personal fab, design thinking

My name is Ben Hurdelhey and I recently graduated with a B.Sc. IT-Systems Engineering at Hasso-Plattner Institute.

I’m from Berlin but live in Potsdam since a few years. Besides this lecture, I’m interested in Human-Computer-Interaction and Data Science. In my free time, I enjoy cooking, running, and cycling.

Carla Terboven

Status: M.S. Student, IT-Systems Engineering

Contact: carla.terboven@student.hpi.de, LinkedIn

Skills: software development and working with children


My name is Carla Terboven and I am now entering my second year of the M.S. Program in IT-Systems Engineering. I also did my Bachelor’s degree at the Hasso Plattner Institute and have been living in Potsdam for four years now. On weekends I work as a children’s entertainer for weddings and birthdays. In my free time I try out different sports like windsurfing and jumping fitness. I also enjoy meeting with friends and gardening on my balcony.


Hendrik Patzlaff

Status: M.S. Student, IT-Systems Engineering

Contact: hendrik.patzlaff@student.hpi.de, LinkedIn

Skills: Software development, data analysis and design thinking

Born in Aschaffenburg, Germany, I moved to Potsdam to study IT-Systems Engineering at Hasso Plattner Institute. After graduating from my Bachelor’s this summer, I am currently pursuing my Master’s in the same field. Big data and machine learning are the fields that interest me most. Besides studying, I am passionate about entrepreneurship and startups. In my free time I enjoy jogging and swimming.