* 1959, Austria
Dietmar Schipek has over 25 years experience in the fields of filmmaking and media production. He has an educational background in filmmaking and journalism and has worked as an independent media and film producer, director, sound designer and writer. He is managing director of the media agency “loop media inc.” in Vienna, Austria.
In the educational field he is the editor-in-chief of the media literacy platform, mediamanual.at, engages in research related to in Training and School Development programs and is member of the media literacy steering committee of the Federal Minister for Education in Austria. He is also a member of the European Commission Media literacy expert group.