Carmen Mac Williams
Carmen Mac Williams is an Artist with an interdisciplinary background in media, theatre, technology and law. Born 1964 in Germany, she studied Computer Technology at the City University of New York and Law at the University Bonn, Germany and at the New York Law School. In 2002 she joined the Laboratory of Mixed Realities (LMR) at the Academy of Media Arts (KHM). In October 2009 she has left the KHM and is since then working full time as the Director of Grassroots Arts and Research. She has by now 20 years of expertise in academic and industry driven research and development projects such as the European ICT research projects AI4EU, HELIOS, FI-NEXT, FI-C3, FI-CONTENT 2, FI-CONTENT 1, FI-CORE, LIVE, Citizen Media, MECiTV, and the German national research project G.A.M.E. Currently she acts as Creative Design and Communication Partner in the European ICT Project Helios Project and is organizing the AI4EU Web Cafe in the AI4EU Project.