Sacha van Tongeren (NL) is Project Developer at Waag Society, institute for art, science and technology, since July 2010. Waag Society researches, develops concepts, pilots and prototypes and acts as an intermediate between the arts, science and the media. She is involved in the development of several new projects within the domains of healthcare and culture. She is also currently the Director of the FairPhone Foundation, the world’s very first collective, non-profit mobile phone developer. It puts the power of creation in the hands of the people.
Sacha has an extensive background in the arts management and consulting, working before as head of production and managing director at Frascati Theater in Amsterdam and for local government arts programmes in the cities of Amsterdam and Rotterdam.