Stefania Milan is Assistant Professor of New Media and Digital Culture at the University of Amsterdam, and the Principal Investigator of the DATACTIVE project, funded with a Starting Grant of the European Research Council (data-activism.net). Her research explores technology, activism and participation; cyberspace governance, and emerging data epistemologies. Stefania holds a PhD in political and social sciences of the European University Institute, Italy. Prior to joining the University of Amsterdam, she worked at the Citizen Lab (University of Toronto), Tilburg University, the Central European University, and at the University of Lucerne. She is the author of 'Social Movements and Their Technologies: Wiring Social Change' (Palgrave Macmillan, 2013/2016), and co-author of 'Media/Society' (Sage, 2011), and her work has appeared in a variety of academic journals, including Social Media + Society, Internet & Policy, and Information, Communication & Society.