We are happy to announce Mirjam Struppek as one of our Keynote Speakers.

Mirjam Struppek_PIC Mirjam Struppek lives in Turin and works as independent networker, urbanist and curator. She is focusing on the sustainable livability of urban space and its transition through new media and artistic interventions, with a particular interest in interactive, participatory processes and interdisciplinary approaches to collaborative actions. 2004 she founded “Urban Media Research” and the monthly expert dinner discussions Urban Media Salon. Mirjam has been instrumental in building the worldwide community around “public non-commercial moving images” through the travelling Urban Screens Festivals and founded the International Urban Screens Association. Since 2007 she is as well part of Public Art Lab, Berlin and co-initiated the Media Facades Festivals. Among others she worked for the Screen City Festival Stavanger, Farbfest Bauhaus Dessau, Share Festival, Public Art Screens, Media Architecture Conference. She held presentations and workshops in more than 38 cities in 18 countries and published several articles in magazines and books.