Aleksandra Janus is a researcher and activist focused on bringing institutions closer to their audiences. Her focus is audience research and visitor studies, she promotes open models of sharing resources and participatory strategies in exhibition design and collecting. She is involved in numerous initiatives supporting these ideas in the GLAM sector. She is a co-founder of a Museum Lab training programme, research group "Kierunek zwiedzania" and a head of the Open Culture Studio at Centrum Cyfrowe. As part of her work at Centrum Cyfrowe, she supports institutions in providing wide access to their resources.