Donata Armakauskaitė has more than 10 years’ experience of working in different cultural organisations as well as international cultural programmes and cultural infrastructure renewal projects. She is also involved in various cultural, historical and sociological research projects. Donata is a Ph.D researcher at Vilnius University Faculty of Communication preparing a dissertation on social capital, developed in the museums. Dissertation includes theoretical approach to the social capital and its development through the main museum activities: preservation of cultural heritage, research and communication (including informational, educational and other innovative activities). At the moment Donata is also working with the newly established Museum of Urban Wooden Architecture (MUWA) in Vilnius, where a team from 4 people are creating a new museum and consultation centre in a restored wooden house.