Tristan Copley Smith is a visual storyteller and organiser working in open source, government transparency, and sharing economy movements. Currently based in the USA, Tristan helps to spread disruptive ideas, organise and coordinate projects, and cultivate productive communities. He is currently Communications Director at the Open Tech Collaborative. As a filmmaker, Tristan has worked extensively with WikiLeaks, Open Source Ecology and 38 Degrees. He enjoys engaging people with new ideas and helping galvanise forward-thinking movements around the world. Tristan holds a BA in film production from Bournemouth Film School and is currently founding an investigative video network called TAPin. His work can be found at openpixel.cc. Follow Tristan on Twitter @trizcs.