Ana Serrano is Chief Digital Officer of the Canadian Film Centre and Founder of the CFC Media Lab, the world-renowned institute for interactive storytelling created in 1997. She launched Canada's first digital entertainment accelerator IDEABOOST and serves as its Managing Director. She has directed the development of over 130 digital media projects, mentored over 50 startups, and has received numerous awards from the digital media, film, and theatre industries in North America including, a Digital Media Trailblazing Award in 2015 from the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television. In 2018, Serrano received the insignia of Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres from the French government. Alongside this deep experience in digital media and entertainment, Serrano currently sits as Co-Chair of the Open Democracy Project and as a board member of The Centre for Mindfulness Studies, and the Canadian Museum of Human Rights.