Karin Johansson-Mex is the head of Medea, a design-led research centre for digital media at Malmö University in Sweden. The work of Medea is built on cooperations where researchers work together with companies outside the university. One such Medea project is the trans/cross-media production Granny’s Dancing on the Table that won the prestigious ARTE Pixel Pitch Award at Power to the Pixel’s Cross-Media Forum in London 2010.

Karin was previously the head of Filmkontakt Nord where she initiated docXchange, a European/North American program for interactive documentaries.