ANne Nigten is the manager of V2_Lab, the aRt&D department of V2_Organization in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and content manager of the European Network for Cyber ART (EncART). ANne is lecturing on research and development in the interdisciplinary field from an art perspective. She is advisor for several media art and science initiatives in Europe. Over the last years she published papers on art, engineering and (computer) science collaboration and software development especially on ‘open source’ for interdisciplinary purposes. Before her current position at V2_ she has been working as an independent media artist, and simultaneously fulfilled several management jobs for the media art sector in the Netherlands. Besides this, ANne has practiced several more technical oriented functions.