Rachel O’Dwyer facilitates D.A.T.A alongside artist Benjamin Gaulon. She teaches on the MSC for Interactive Digital Media in the Computer Science Department of Trinity College Dublin and is currently undertaking a PhD in the Department of Electronic Engineering of TCD on the political economy of mobile networks, funded by the Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology (IRCSET). She is the founding Editor in Chief of Interference, an online peer reviewed journal of audio cultures. She has curated various panel discussions, workshops and exhibitions on subjects such as media art, mobile computing, spectrum policy and network cultures within Dublin and internationally. She has published essays on audio culture and more recently on various aspects of the political economy of network infrastructure.