Ashley Laflin is a researcher with the Future Heritage Lab at Waag Futurelab. In this role, she explores the capacity of heritage to transform societies and construct better futures. She focuses on a variety of projects and serves as the pilot coordinator of CENTRINNO and Tracks4Crafts.
Before coming to Waag, Ashley lived in Minneapolis (US), where she worked as a project manager and operations team manager at a retail technology company. She holds a Bachelor's degree in both Anthropology and English Literature & Composition from the University of Minnesota. She is currently finishing a Dual Masters in Heritage & Memory Studies at the University of Amsterdam.