Who we are /

Cade Diehm

Founder, New Design Congress • @helveticade • he/him

Cade is a weaponised designer, anti design ethicist, tech pessimist and the founder of The New Design Congress, a non-profit organisation developing a nuanced understanding of technology’s role as a social, political and environmental accelerant.

Read more about New Design CongressNew Design Congress. More info about Cade can be found on his site: shiba.computer.


  • Focus Areas: Design feedback, threat modelling, sociotechnical security (eg how a project affects relationships between people, and exploring unintended side effects or consequences of a project)
  • Location: Berlin. Available to coach live or remotely
  • Languages: English