Portrait of Matevz Straus

Matevz Straus

Heritage+ Lead Arctur Slovenia Creative industries

Matevz Straus is a Heritage+ Lead at a High Performance Computing company Arctur (www.arctur.si) from Slovenia and holds a M.Sc. degree from Urban Studies (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Université libre de Bruxelles, University of Copenhagen, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Universidad Complutense de Madrid), M.A. degree from Market Communication (University of Ljubljana) and a B.A. degree from Analytical Sociology (University of Ljubljana). Matevž has been working at the crossroad of heritage and innovation for the past 5 years, has led several award-winning projects on innovating heritage. Matevž is also a co-founder of ID20 Institute for heritage innovation and leads Idrija 2020 Association (www.id20.si ).