Martyna Markowska. Cultural studies and philosophy under the MISH graduate at the University of Silesia. Member of the Board of Directors of the European Jazz Network. Judge of showcases of the events: jazzahead! European Jazz Award, Danish Jazz Award, Israeli Music Showcase, Samurai WOMEX 2017. Artistic director of the Katowice JazzArt Festival and the World Music Festival Sound Gardens. Curator of the Polish part of the Czech Music Crossroads conference. One of the people responsible for programming and organization of the WOMEX World Music Expo – World Music Fair (Katowice 2017) and the 12th UNESCO Creative Crossroads Congress of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (Kraków-Katowice, 2018).