Iris Tschank


FOUNDING LAB Student Communication & Organisation

Iris is a motivated and experienced professional with a strong background in international development and cultural affairs. Skilled in project management, policy analysis, and stakeholder engagement. Fluent in English, Spanish, and German. Iris has a global perspective shaped by years spent living in Spain and Colombia. Now back in Austria, she is thrilled to be part of the founding lab, collaborating with a diverse and intriguing group of individuals. In her role, Iris takes on a key responsibility for project management, student communication, and organization.

Collaborating with the diverse team, the FOUNDING LAB contributes to creating an environment that nurtures creativity and collaboration. Together, they explore new frontiers at the intersection of art, technology, and society—defining elements for Ars Electronica’s unique identity and shaping the distinct character of the new university.