Karmen is head of Interaction Design at Zurich University of the Arts since 2011. She joined this university in 2006 as researcher at Institute for Cultural Studies in the Arts, and in 2008 she begun working within the IAD team as a lecturer,...
Francesca Bria is currently aTeaching Associate and PhD Researcher in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Imperial College in London, in the digital economy laboratory. She is also a Nesta Associate, working on digital social innovationand collective platforms.
Francesca is investigating issues ranging from social networks and identity systems tonetworked democracy and smart cities. She is a consultant and expert on Innovation policy and Future Internet for the European Commission and the Province of Rome and she is a member of the Internet of Things Council.
Francesca has an MSc in E-business and Innovation from the University College of London, Birkbeck and she is has been working as Teaching Associate at London Business School and Queen Mary University in London.