Bart Tunnissen is Director Project development and Legal Affairs and member of the board of Waag Society. He has a background in Economics and Law and has been working in the field of Culture and Innovation since 1996.
Bart is responsible for all New Business development of Waag Society. He works together with the program staff developing new projects from both the contents as well the financial side. His track record in developing and financing innovative projects consists of numerous projects and has contributed to Waag Society becoming one of the leading independent Media Labs in Europe.
Bart also has large experience in setting up organisations and companies. Amongst others he has been involved in developing the Mediaguild Incubator in Amsterdam, the international annual PICNIC Festival, Sarai (Media lab in Delhi, India), IIP Create (Innovation Platform Creative Industries) and multiple start-ups.