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A new digital service portal for Deutsche Rentenversicherung

08 | 28 | 19

Materna and Aperto relaunched the German Pension Insurance website

New social media mandate for Aperto: Futurium

06 | 12 | 19

The digital agency wins the social media campaign for the Haus der Zukünfte in Berlin / Opening September 5, 2019

Double Award win for Aperto and Schwäbisch Hall

05 | 15 | 19

Gold at the WorldMediaFestivals and Inkometa-Award for the film "Alles für die Mission".


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IBM iX Digital Day on 21 May in Berlin

05 | 21 | 19

An exclusive event for marketing and digitisation experts / Register now!

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Aperto + Bluewolf at Salesforce Basecamp Berlin 2019

05 | 22 | 19

A day full of innovation, inspiration and networking

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Aperto is hosting the Apple & IBM Hackathon

04 | 15 | 19

The event is about creating innovating apps 
using AI and AR

Digital transformation is much more than just stringing together new ideas and products. Our aim is to develop digital business models, platforms and services that are both scalable and sustainably successful.

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Aperto GmbH
Public Relations
Nicole Ruhl
Chausseestr. 5
10115 Berlin
+49 30 283921­-268

Federal Statistical Office optimises its online offering

04 | 04 | 19

Aperto and Materna improve the user experience and make statistical information even easier to access – on every device.

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New digital presence for

02 | 05 | 19

From website to 'data-driven newsroom': Aperto redesigns the Baloise Group's digital communications 

Aperto wins TheraKey® budget from BERLIN-CHEMIE

01 | 17 | 19

The Berlin Digital Agency continues to develop the innovative therapy support program of BERLIN-CHEMIE AG.

German Design Award 2019 for Aperto

11 | 30 | 18

The Berlin IBM iX studio was honoured for the excellent design and seamless customer experience of the new Airbus website

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Aperto, together with, wins AOK-Bundesverband account

08 | 11 | 18

Relaunch of the intra- and extranet of the federal association, who represents the interests of the AOK health insurances nationwide

Aperto wins bronze at Econ Awards 2018

10 | 26 | 18

Aperto awarded bronze at the Econ Awards for relaunching the website of the Federal Ministry of Defence

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A new digital brand experience for Bombardier Transportation

11 | 10 | 18

Aperto creates a new digital presence for the global mobility solution provider

Aperto with IBM iX at DMEXCO 2018

07 | 09 | 18

First joint presence of the entire IBM iX agency family at the most important European event for the digital economy, 12-13 September in Cologne

The new Siemens Home Appliances website

07 | 19 | 18

As Siemens Home Appliances’ content agency, Aperto focusses on strong content for all devices.

Major contract win for Aperto

07 | 10 | 18

The digital agency was able to secure the framework contract to reinvent the digital ecosystem for the Ministry of Defence and the German Armed Forces

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Hartmut Kozok moves to IBM iX agency Aperto

07 | 02 | 18

Rollout of a new, creative, data-driven brand communication solution from the Grabarz & Partner’s ex-partner

Aperto with IBM iX at Cannes Lions

06 | 18 | 18

As part of the global IBM iX agency family we are at the world’s biggest festival of creativity

The new portal is going live

05 | 18 | 18

Aperto brings together Baloise Insurance’s digital communication on a single platform

Meet Aperto and IBM at #rp18

04 | 24 | 18

Meet Aperto and IBM at #rp18

Twofold success at the Best of Swiss Web 2018

04 | 12 | 18

Aperto awarded with gold and the second place in the overall master category for Migros iMpuls

Aperto wins AOK Nordost social media account

04 | 10 | 18

The Berlin digital agency will consult on social media communications for the health insurers

Aperto boosts its data expertise with Benjamin Geckle

02 | 13 | 18

Geckle starts as Executive Director Data Science & Analytics / Specialising in the expansion of the IBM iX agency’s advanced analytics capacity

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The new global Airbus website

02 | 07 | 18

One brand, one experience: Aperto creates the digital communications for the global company’s entire product portfolio.

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The Foreign Office gets online revamp

12 | 07 | 17

Relaunch of the website and the Sicher Reisen (Travel Safe) app form key elements of a contemporary eCitizen experience / Migration of the website to a new future-proof CMS platform.

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Aperto and Materna create a new website for BMI

10 | 26 | 17

High quality design and updated content for optimal communications with the public and the press.

Threefold success at the German Design Award

10 | 23 | 17

The German Design Council honoured three Aperto projects for excellent design: the Volkswagen corporate website, the Sparkasse brand portal and the digital presence of BKK Mobil Oil

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New Verivox campaign with Mario Barth

10 | 20 | 17

PLANTAGE BERLIN produces new TV spots and brand films for leading independent price comparison engine / Campaign starts on 21 October

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Seeing what it is, not to see

10 | 12 | 17

Aperto and PLANTAGE create an emotional campaign for the Christoffel-Blindenmission (CBM) / Launch with TV spot and digital communication measures on 12 October, World Sight Day.



New client for Aperto:

10 | 10 | 17

Online magazine relaunch for Germany’s largest automobile exchange, using the CoreMedia content management system.


Aperto wins Baloise client platform account

10 | 09 | 17

The digital agency will be developing the Basler Insurance’s new digital ecosystem / Technical implementation with the Magnolia CMS.

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Aperto turns political comms into a digital user experience

09 | 19 | 17

For the German Ministry of Defence’s new website, Aperto has crafted a modern citizen experience that highlights key ministry issues and fields of work, in a compelling and accessible way.

Gold & Silver for Volkswagen Rally the World at AutoVision

09 | 15 | 17

Aperto and PLANTAGE BERLIN were honored with two OttoCar awards at the international film festival of the automotive industry.

Volkswagen and IBM develop digital mobility services together

09 | 05 | 17

Interdisciplinary garage team collocated at the Aperto office in Berlin / Focus on networking vehicles with driver and surroundings.


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Aperto at dmexco 2017

09 | 05 | 17

Together with IBM iX and we are at dmexco, one of the most important global industry events of the digital economy from 13.-14.09.

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For animals like yours

07 | 17 | 17

PLANTAGE BERLIN’s big TV campaign and new claim for ZooRoyal / Repositioning of the Rewe subsidiary in PoS and online.

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Gilbert Dietrich becomes Executive Director of the People Team

06 | 26 | 17

The human resources manager moves from SoundCloud to the IBM iX agency Aperto.


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Aperto with IBM iX at Cannes Lions

06 | 16 | 17

Inspiration, program & networking: We join forces with IBM iX at the most important international festival of creativity from 17 - 24 June.


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Aperto attracts more top talent: Stefan Bessing and Christian Jung

05 | 24 | 17

The digital agency continues to expand its team under the umbrella of IBM iX, and gains two experienced managers in the fields of technology and agile service development.

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Aperto at the #rp17

04 | 25 | 17

People, Big Bangs and Instant Coachings at re:publica from 8-10 May in the Watson Work Lounge in Hall 8!

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Aperto and Materna relaunch the BAuA website

04 | 12 | 17

New design and consistent user focus for the Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health’s web presence.

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Babiel and Aperto win relaunch contract for the German Foreign Office

04 | 10 | 17

The two digital agencies are developing a new online presence for the Foreign Office and all its embassies, with a fresh design and a standardised CMS.

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David Linderman joins Aperto as Executive Creative Director

04 | 06 | 17

International reinforcement: the award-winning digital creative David Linderman expands the creative leadership team of the Berlin digital agency, which has been part of IBM iX since 2016.

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Aperto at CeBIT

03 | 16 | 17

Lean Service Creation Demo at the IBM Stand / Lectures at CMO@CeBIT and Insurance@CeBIT

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Aperto brings Tino Kyre on board

02 | 13 | 17

Aperto brings Tino Kyre on board as an executive director, further develops strategic expertise.

Aperto & iX auf dem Mobile World Congress

02 | 10 | 17

The world's largest gathering for the mobile industry held in Barcelona, 27.2.–1.3. / Round Table by Aperto about Lean Service Creation.

A new digital presence for the Universität Leipzig

01 | 30 | 17

Aperto is responsible for the design and conceptualisation of the renowned university’s new corporate website.

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Mario Barth promotes Verivox

01 | 19 | 17

PLANTAGE BERLIN has developed a testimonial campaign for the leading consumer portal

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From Googling to Finding Faster

01 | 03 | 17

Into the new year at high speed: Fast-pace TV spots by PLANTAGE BERLIN for the leading B2B marketplace, “Wer liefert was” ("Who delivers what").

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The Truth about Santa!

12 | 09 | 16

The new MAN Christmas film by Aperto/PLANTAGE BERLIN shows the dark side of Santa Claus.

Slogan: Check dich aus!

Check yourself out!

11 | 01 | 16

PLANTAGE Berlin and Aperto have created a campaign for foundation Stiftung Mercator’s student exchange program in China / Campaign focussed on social media and online marketing.

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Aperto & IBM iX at Service Experience Camp 2016

10 | 20 | 16

Aperto is a partner at the Co-Conference for service designers / 18. – 19. November in the Kalkscheune in Berlin.

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IT-Girls wanted!

09 | 29 | 16

To bring more girl power into the IT department, Aperto has organised a career day on the 12 October for female information technology students.

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E-commerce offensive for Rossmann

09 | 20 | 16

Aperto is supporting Rossmann in their role as e-commerce pioneers within the drugstore sector.

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BKK Mobil Oil: The new generation’s health insurance

09 | 12 | 16

Aperto developed a completely new digital presence for health insurance company, BKK Mobil Oil, that orientates itself towards a young, web-savvy target audience. Focus: the digital user experience for both new and existing clients. 

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New management for Aperto’s Swiss office

09 | 08 | 16

Aperto is reorganizing its local office in Basel as it expands its portfolio. In August, Frank Salathé took on the position of Creative Director and General Manager in the Basel office.

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PLANTAGE Berlin, presents Bärchen’s new vegetarian products

06 | 01 | 16

Matthias Schweighöfer, one of Germany’s best-known actors, is the testimonial for the new Bärchen vegetarian products.

IBM iX Named Largest Digital Agency in the UK

06 | 22 | 15

IBM iX tops Econsultancy’s Top 100 Digital Agencies annual report for the first time

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Berlin united, again and again

07 | 12 | 16

PLANTAGE BERLIN has developed a new print campaign.

Aperto Team for Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles

New international business for Aperto

06 | 15 | 16

Aperto is named lead digital agency of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles.

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Digital Healthcare: Asklepios Clinics Relaunch Online

05 | 30 | 16

Aperto has developed a strong new digital presence for Germany’s second largest clinic operator.

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IBM Closes Acquisition of Aperto

04 | 19 | 16

Aperto joins IBM iX – the largest global digital agency – to extend the experience design talent throughout Europe.

The new Migros website on tablet

The new

09 | 01 | 16

With the relaunch, Aperto is making Switzerland’s largest retailer accessible in one place.

TV and online campaign for the “Wer liefert was” platform

03 | 10 | 16

Creative agency Plantage Berlin has developed a high-speed campaign for “Wer liefert was”, Germany’s leading B2B marketplace. 

The University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern: Repositioning with a new digital

02 | 10 | 16

After an overhaul of their brand design, Aperto relaunches the university’s digital communication with a new corporate website.

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Airbus Group Special: The Sky Is Not The Limit

02 | 04 | 16

From earth, to Mars and beyond: With an inspiring microsite Aperto showcases Airbus Groups products, allowing the vision of the largest European aviation and aerospace company to be experienced interactively.

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IBM Signs Agreement to Acquire Aperto

02 | 02 | 16

Upon completion of this transaction, Aperto will to join the IBM Interactive Experience (IBM iX), the largest global digital agency.

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Creating a Better, Digitized World – Together

02 | 02 | 16

A statement about the new partnership from Matt Candy,  IBM iX European Leader, and Dirk Buddensiek, Founder and CEO of Aperto.

New Racing Game for Volkswagen Rally the World

01 | 06 | 16

Aperto has developed a mobile game for Volkswagen Rally the World that for the first time allows users to create customised race tracks using their own personal photos. Social, shareable—and free.

Asian media company Mediacorp appoints Aperto and VML

01 | 22 | 16

Mediacorp has appointed VML Qais Singapore and Aperto to undertake a major upgrade of Channel NewsAsia’s digital properties following a tender process that attracted digital marketing and design agencies from around the world.