Reseacher and artist, Ars Electronica Futurelab
Yoko Shimizu is a researcher and artist at Ars Electronica Futurelab with a background in biology and chemistry. She began her career as a creative director and consultant for corporations, and later founded her lab, where she developed innovative technologies and installations that combine science and art. Yoko collaborates with companies, government agencies, museums, and universities around the world. She also takes part in creative urban development projects as a director and advisor. She is also a speaker and lecturer at international events, conferences, and educational institutions.