Veronika never planned to become head of events. But then, Clearleft never planned to host so many world-leading events. In both cases, the progression evolved naturally out of a love of building communities and sharing design knowledge. A Third Culture kid, Veronika grew up in England, the United States, Switzerland, and Poland, which is the reason she’s trilingual. She studied visual culture and museum curating and that’s where Veronika’s love of visitor experiences began to flourish. She later returned to her alma mater, the University of Sussex, doing philanthropy work. That was after some time working in museums, art galleries, and festivals.

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