Lisa Blanning is an American writer and editor on music, art, and culture, as well as a booking agent. She is a former editor at The Wire Magazine in London and Electronic Beats in Berlin—the city she currently operates out of. She is especially engaged in movements in contemporary electronic music and digital art and culture. She has published cover stories for print publications in three different countries and led panel discussions and artist talks for festivals, events and organizations such as Sónar, Unsound, Haus der Kulturen der Welt and Ableton's Loop conference, as well as presenting lectures at institutions such as the University of East London and Institut für Populäre Musik in Bochum.
Her presence in the discussion series is a part of the program presented with the support of We Are Europe network.