Christian Villum is an independent and self-employed bootstrapper within media, arts, web, open culture and technology, and spends his time developing a myriad of different projects. He is the co-founder and co-executive director of Platform4, an art- and technology venue/co-working space in Aalborg, Denmark. He also works as an agent for the Shareplay crossmedia project and runs his own maverick electronic music and video recording label Urlyd/Uhrlaut. Additionally, he holds the position as Public Project Lead for Creative Commons Denmark. and is the founder of FormuLab as well as an active member of the Hal9k-hackerspace. He holds a master degree in Culture, Communication & Globalization from Aalborg University and have previously lived, worked and studied in Berlin, New York and Chicago.