Dr. Mirjan Švagelj, doctor of biomedicine currently working for a biotech research and development company. He finished his doctoral studies in Biomedicine at the University of Ljubljana in the field of medicinal mushrooms. Švagelj has attended several international conferences and workshops in the field of biotechnology, medicine, chemical engineering and published more than 15 original papers. In the context of art he has collaborated on the project Nomadology with Polona Tratnik and has been part of Mycophone_genus and Myconnect project since 2012 together with Saša Spačal and Anil Podgornik.