Veronika Liebl is currently Director of European Cooperation, Organisation and Finance at the Festival/Prix/Exhibitions department of Ars Electronica. She studied economics at Johannes Kepler University in Linz (graduating in 2010) with study visits at the Harvard University (US) and Université de Fribourg (CH). She also has an interdisciplinary background in non-profit, culture and innovation management. Since 2011 she is in charge of cultural management and European project development for the Festival/Prix/Exhibitions department at Ars Electronica Linz GmbH & Co KG and serves as a member for the Linz’ city culture council. Her research and field of activity is focused mainly on art and science collaborations, where she launched and managed several large-scale initiatives such as the European Digital Art and Science Network together with partners including CERN, ESO, ESA and Fraunhofer. She leads Ars Electronica’s European collaboration projects in the field of culture, research & education and has developed, launched as well as executed in this position – together with her team – numerous EU projects such as the STARTS Prize or the European ARTificial Intelligence Lab.