Born 1968. Researcher and activist in the field of social implications of ICTS. Teaches media economy at the Academy of Art and Design Zürich. In 2000 co-founded an open source R&D firm headquartered in Toronto, Openflows.org, with Jesse Hirsh. Edited newspapers with Public Netbase/t0. Co-organized Open Cultures (2003), Free Bitflows (2004), Wizards of OS (2004, 2006) and World-Information City (2005) conferences. Lives in Vienna and Zürich.