Norwegian-greek Maria Chrysosotomidis is the head of production of the international acclaimed festival and concert promoter Oslo World, a position she has held since 2012. She has a background from theatre production and has worked for various cultural companies. Maria has a strong engagement for greener festivals and has developed the green-rider and environmental certificate for Oslo World. She is in charge of the Norwegian touring program – that tours bands playing at Oslo World to 5 different cities in Norway. She has been a boardmemeber in various boards focusing on the importance of diversity and inclusion and is currently boardmember of in Tromsø World Festival.