Database - Entry
jfc Medienzentrum (2018): Life Profiler. jfc Medienzentrum: Cologne.
This method (performative role play game; live statistics) makes individual and societal consequences of profiling through big data analytics perceivable.
Who created the resource?
NGO / Civil society
If 'Other', specify here
Free (Creative Commons, Public Domain, etc.)
Game (digital, board, simulation game)
Target Group Age
Target Group Size
Large Group (>12)
Target Group: Prior knowledge required?
If any - What kind of prior knowledige is required?
Prior input/discussion on basic principles of big data analytics recommended, but not necessary.
Up to 1 day
Publication Date / Last Updated
Free licensing enables updating (CC BY 4.0), current version seems stable since release (2018; data entry: 2020/06)
Technical Requirements / Accessibility
Digital (slides & audio) and analogue (print) is possible.
Comment / Feedback
With teenagers and students it worked pretty well to get into discussion on especially profiling effects for more vulnerable groups in society.