Lynn Tytgat is coordinator of weKONEKT.brussels, an initiative in which the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB) actively contribute to the development of a free, connected and resilient urban community. In this context, Lynn works together closely with the artscene and the diplomatic world to enforce the synergies between education, science and art. Lynn Tytgat obtained her Master's degrees in Literature and Theater Studies and International and European Law at the VUB. She also followed a management course at Solvay Brussels School. Lynn build out het diplomatic and international career in New York, Paris and Brussels, where she amongst others worked for UNESCO, United Nations University and the permanent representation of Belgium at the United Nations. Today, she works for the rectorate of Caroline Pauwels and the Strategy and Policy Unit of the VUB.