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Lee O Ra - The wise and compassionate heart of cyber security.

Lee O Ra embodies the wisdom to help people feeling better with less fear and insecurity in the world of cyber security.

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Sketch 1 (1,500 characters)

My first sketch very much driven by feelings and strong expressions. I try to explore the complexity of cyber security and its impact on the human being and its well-being. In my exploration I found a being that might help me and others in the cyber security. This being handles us, our world and cyber world with great care. It creates tools for us with great care that might help me and all other human being to live safer, more secure and better in cyber space.

Sketch 2 (1,500 characters)

I developed the first wild sketch further. My goal was to use the wise being "Lee O Ra" to hold the torch for us humans and assist us with several cyber security topics. The being is my good companion I need when moving through cyber space. Lee O Ra gives me a whole picture and not an isolated one. Lee explains me the impact of small actions or mistakes. Like that I understand that even small mistakes might have impact on millions of people. Lee provides me with advices to minimize risks.

What have you learned through this sketching process? (1,000 characters)

I learned that the topic is huge. You can walk thousands of ways. I was not aware that cybersecurity has such complexity and broadness. In the begining it was difficult to decide where to start. I decided a very human approach: I started with my inner feelings and tried to express them visually. For my process this is a key learning: trigger everything from the bottom of your heart and empathize with the heart of all other living beings.

Tell us more about you. (1,000 characters)

name: Andreas Lehner. Living in Berlin. Born in Austria. Background: IT and UX Design. Inspiration: - Music (Free Jazz, Metal, Electronics, Classic, Birds) - Written word like "Notre Dame de Paris. 1482" or "Moby Dick" - Illustrations of children literature - Children are greatest inspiration - Nature

Why are you participating in this Challenge? (750 characters)

I want to help reducing complexity with visuals. Most exciting: humanizing cyber security. one of my main objectives in life ist: the human touch in technology.

What is your experience with the field of cybersecurity?

  • I have minimal experience and/or knowledge in the cybersecurity field.

What best describes you?

  • Other

How did you hear about this OpenIDEO Challenge?

  • OpenIDEO email / social media

Location: City

Berlin, Germany

Location: State / District

Berlin, Germany

Location: Country

  • Germany

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Photo of Dima Boulad

Hello Andreas Lehner !Happy to see your contribution to the Cybersecurity challenge. How would you consider pushing this idea further? We've had a large number of very interesting creations, have you had a chance to browse other submissions? There's a very interesting conversation around cybersecurity going on!

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