Data Natives Speakers

Each year, we hand-select 150 thought leaders across disciplines to spark collaboration and inspire each of our attendees. Whether that’s data-inspired NGO managers or industry titans bringing machine learning to the enterprise, each of our speakers are selected for their ability to shed light on the technologies which will shape our future.

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Susan Wegner

VP Data, Artificial Intelligence and Governance (CDO), Deutsche Telekom
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Thilo Kölzer

CEO, antwerpes ag
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Dr. Chan Nasseb

Senior Data Scientist, IBM Deutschland
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Stefan Urbanek

Ex-Data Engineer, Facebook
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Alistair Croll

Visiting Executive , Harvard Business School
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Raffaela Rein

Founder , WildWildVentures, CareerFoundry
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Martin Ocker

Data Scientist, XING
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Prof. Dr. Christoph Schlueter Langdon

Data Analytics Executive and Scientist, Deutsche Telekom IoT
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Nasir Zubairi

CEO, the LHoFT Foundation - Luxembourg House of Financial Technology
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Dr. Fanny Nusbaum

Author, Associate researcher, Pdt Centre PSYRENE, Pdt PSYRENE pour l'intelligence Fund
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Filipa Peleja

Data Scientist, Vodafone Portugal
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Nils Fortmann

Head of Innovation & Activation, antwerpes ag
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Romeo Kiezler

Chief Data Scientist, IBM
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Angeli Möller

Head of IT Business Partnering Research , Bayer Business Services
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Christian Gust

Head Of Data & Insights, SumUp
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Simone Krist

Unit Director B2C, PIABO PR GmbH
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Susara (Sarette) van den Heever

Executive Data Scientist & Program Director, IBM Data Science & AI
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Prof. Dr. Danko Nikolic

CDO & CEO, Savedroid/RobotsGoMental
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Thomas Müller

DevOps Technical Leader DACH , IBM Deutschland
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Carina Walter

Data Scientist, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co KG
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Asif Kabani

Founder and CEO, Next Generation Leaders, Europe
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Alistair Nolan

Administrator at Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, OECD - OCDE
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Taryn Andersen

President & co-Founder, Impulse4women
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Benjamin Seeber

Head of Big Data and Data Science, Five1
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Jacqueline Neef

Junior Data Scientist, Data Science & AI Elite EMEA a, IBM Deutschland
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Thomas Hartwig

Founder, CEO, LEOGANT
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Elsa Schröder

Data Science Consultant, Cimt AG
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Shlomi Hod

Data Scientist | AI Ethics | Educator, ethically.ai
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Matthias Biniok

Lead Watson Architect DACH, IBM Deutschland
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Abel Archundia

Global Head of IT, Bayer Pharmaceuticals
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Stephan Lobinger

Lead Solution Architect , IBM Switzerland
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Samantha Edds

Senior DataScientist, Bunch.ai
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Dr. Sean Gustafson

Engineering Manager , Scout24
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Axel Morgner

Founder and Managing Director, Structr
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Roman Rittweger

CEO, ottonova
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Cara Baestlein

Implementation Engineering Lead, Snowplow Analytics
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Bart de Witte

Founder, HIPPO AI Foundation / Digital Health Academy
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Samuel King

Senior Data Engineer, Streem.ai
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Rene Meyer

Cloud IT Architect, IBM Deutschland
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Wilfried Hoge

Analytics Architect, IBM Deutschland
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Benjamin De Boe

Product Manager, InterSystems
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Sandra Winkler

Country Marketing Manager , Mindspace
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Holger Kyas

Enterprise Architect, Helvetia
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Daria Markova

Founder & Educator, TU Berlin, Dash Too Much, The Guild
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Stefany Barker

Co-Founder, Team Leader, Palantir Technologies, TechFace.ch
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Sebastian Gebhardt

Data Science Consultant, Cimt AG
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Maximilian Nowottnick

Data Scientist, Supper & Supper GmbH
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Bernardo Caldas

Head of Data Science and AI , Novo Banco
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Felipe Duarte

Facilitator , DAOstack
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Nicole Büttner

CEO, MerantixLabs
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Christophe Bourguignat

CEO, Co-founder, Zelros
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Tanay Pant

Developer Advocate, Crate
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Tizian Kronsbein

Founder, Dlighted
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Frederic Stallaert

Solution Engineer, ML6
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Juan Carlos Medina Serrano

Doctorate Candidate, TU Munich
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Alaa Elhadba

Head of Analytics & Insights, Native Instruments
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Karol Przystalski

CTO, Codete
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Peter Fedichev

CEO, GERO
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Jay Krall

VP Product , Socialgist
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Joe Harris

Data Scientist, DataKindUK
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Narayan Prasad Nagendran

Senior Advisor, SatSure
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Kaoutar Chennaf

Master student-Researcher, TU Berlin
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Markus Feigelbinder

Managing Director & Co-founder of Fineway, Fineway GmbH
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Daniel Reppel

Scrum Master KI Team, IAV GmbH
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Francesco Lo Sterzo

Data Scientist, Natural Cycles
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Himanshu Ardawatia

Global Reporting and Analysis Advisor, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)
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Roland Greifeld

Head of German Growth, Civocracy
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Michał Dębski

Founder, C'Mon Data - Foundation
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Mark Turrell

Young Global Leader , World Economic Forum
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Eduard Lebedyuk

AI/ML specialist, InterSystems
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Agnieszka Michalik

Solution Architect, HERE Technologies
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Alexander Schabel

Head of Sustainable Business Development, iFood
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Niklas Goby

Co-Founder, Geospin
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Roi Shternin

Founder, Visiting Lecturer, Valero Clinical, Dysautonomia Israel, Project Hearts, Shenkar
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Dr. Kirell Benzi

Creative Data Scientist, ekino
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Katharina Rasch

Data scientist / Computer vision engineer, Self Employed
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Bartosz Mikulski

Data Scientist, Pub Ocean
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Andreas Dewes

Co-Founder, KIProtect
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Adam Janes

Fellow, Dalarub & Ettrich
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Azadeh Dindarian

Consultant and researcher, Freelancer
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Mattias Arro

Founder, Subspace AI
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Gunay Kazimzade

Doctoral Researcher on AI, Technical University of Berlin
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Alana Range

Founder, Principal and Creative Director, Radish Lab
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Zinayida Kensche

Data Masseur, ex Dropnostix GmbH
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Fabian Abel

Director Data Science, XING
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Sandra Rendgen

Author & consultant, freelance
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Carsten Roland

Founder, Earth Ratings
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Aragats Amirkhanyan

GeoSpatial Team Lead / Lead Software Engineer, Yara International
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Ole Bossdorf

Head of Business Intelligence, Project A Ventures
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Uri Goren

Head of AI, Nym
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Vince Madai

Senior Medical AI Researcher at Charité, CSO, ai4medicine
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Lior Barak

Managing Partner, Tale about Data
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Marc Weimer-Hablitzel

Principal, etventure
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Lea Dias

Co-Founder, Quaefacta
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Markus Zürn

Executive Director Marketing & Digital, A.T.U / Groupe Mobivia
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Tjasa Zajc

Business Development and Communications Manager, Better
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Christoph Raethke

Founder, Berlin Startup Academy
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Lubomila Jordanova

CEO & Founder, PlanA.Earth
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Johannes Starlinger

Health Data Scientist & Digital Health Architect, Charite
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Stewart Rogers

Analyst-at-large, VentureBeat
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Lara Seemann

Product Owner , orderbird AG
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Sebastian Niehaus

Machine Learning Engineer & Data Scientist, AICURA medical GmbH
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Kareen Amin

Senior Data Engineer, IBM Deutschland
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Jasper Wognum

Co-Founder & CEO, BrainCreators
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Helena Kauppila

Mathematician & Artist, Freelancer
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Catherine Bischoff

Chief Relationship Officer, Factory Berlin
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Christina Lang

CEO , Tech4Germany
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Josi Hübner

Student, Fridays For Future Berlin
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Sarah Hambridge

TitlePrincipal Scientist and D3A Product Owner, Grid Singularity
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Jessica Berlin

Founder & MD, coStruct
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Jazmin Medrano

Transformational coach, Unfettered Living
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Karolina Decker

CEO & Co-founder , FinMarie
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Jan Zawadzki

Project Lead Data & AI, Carmeq GmbH (Vokswagen Group)
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Kave Bulambo

Founder, MyCareerPath
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Florent Kirchner

Cybersecurity Program Lead, CEA
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Babajide Owoyele

Design Research/Creative Leadership/Digital Entrepreneurship, Hasso Plattner Institute
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Gary Sharkey

Global Sustainability / Smart Cities , PWC
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Tom Nassr

Founder & CEO, Checkmate Digital
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NiMA Asghari

AI Ecosystem Development, Ocean Protocol
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Maren Lesche

Founder and Ecosystem Expert, Startup Colors
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Daniel Knapp

Data, Insight & Innovation in Advertising, Twins Digital GmbH, IAB Europe
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Dr. Mervyn G. Maistry

Founder & CEO, Konfid.io & Kintaro Capital
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Johannes Haupt

Data Scientist & PhD candidate at Humboldt-University Berlin, Humboldt-University Berlin
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Krish Menon

Hardskills Pte Ltd, Co-Founder
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Surya Emmylinda

Data Strategy Director, Heimat & TBWA
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Christine Mohan

Co-Founder, Blue Firefly
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Marc Preusche

Managing Director, Dept
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Andrii Kleshchonok

Data Scientist, Volkswagen Data:Lab
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Juri Stobbe

Managing Partner , Taival Germany
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Manuel Friedrich

Clustermanager IKT, Medien und Kreativwirtschaft, Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie GmbH
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Dr. Adam Streck

Research Engineer, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE)
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Aljoscha Burchardt

Deputy Site Director Berlin , Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz (DFKI)
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Toby Walsh

Professor of AI, TU Berlin
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Lina Yassin

Lead Agile Coach, Delivery Hero SE
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Dr. Sören S.Petersen

Machine Learning Specialist, Google
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Martin Heuer

Project Manager, Open Source Ecology Germany e.V. / r0g_agency
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Dr. Alexander Del Toro Barba

Machine Learning Specialist , Google
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Nadine Brehm

Sales Leader IBM Cloud PAK for Data & Big Data, IBM Deutschland
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Maximilian von Duering

Founder & CCO, AiSight GmbH
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Nadja Benes

Content Strategy, dashdash
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Anish Mohammed

Blockchain Researcher , Institute of Information Systems
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Dr. Richard Schubert

Physicist and 3D-Artist, Max Planck Alumni Association (MPAA)
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Magdalena Paluch

Co-Founder & CEO , LabTwin
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Tina Nord

Director of Marketing / Ambassador , Ultimate.ai / Woman in AI
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Caroline Lair

Account Manager / Co-founder, Snips / Women in AI
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Mustapha Al Helwi

Innovation Manager, HELLA Aglaia Mobile Vision GmbH
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Christopher Treshan Perera

Political Technologist & CEO, Worldacquire
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Diane Drubay

Founder, We are Museums
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Marie-Louise Timcke

Programming Journalist, Head of Funke Interaktiv , Funke Mediengruppe GmbH & Co. KGaA / Berliner Morgenpost
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Vaibhav Singh

Data Science Manager , Klarna GmbH
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Louis Klein

International Expert, Thought and Practice Leader, Systemic Governance and Change
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Winston Barlow

Innovation Team , HELLA Aglaia | DEEP BERLIN
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Carla Penedo

Analytics Manager, Celfocus
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Matthias Bettag

Senior Data Strategist, ODOSCOPE
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Dr. Frank Antwerpes

CEO, DocCheck AG
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Sven Schaltenbrand

Head of Data Analytics, S Rating und Risikosysteme GmbH
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David Tomczyk

Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship, Strategy, and Game Design , ex-Nasa, Quinnipiac University
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Charlotte Seiler

Innovation Manager, Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie GmbH
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Dr. Saskia Ostendorff

Co-Founder & Chairwoman, Open Justice e.V.
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Maureen Mutheu

Host / Presenter, Tech Open Air
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Mali Baum

CEO & Founding Partner, Wlounge & Magda Group FoF
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Luca Borela

Financial Economist, Advocate of Open Banking, Loan-level Data Specialist, Open Bank Project
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Kazim Rajani

Manager Client Services, Data One Technologies
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Joerg Geier

Consultant for Sustainable Innovation/Capacity Building, Lucid.Berlin
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Yolanda Rother

International Conference Curator, Community Activator, Speaker, Moderator, re:publica
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Elena Pougia

Founder & CEO, MD, Datanatives, Dataconomy
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Marco Rodriguez

Data Scientist, Prometeo
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Karolina Attspodina

Founding Partner & CIO, Wlounge
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Marianna Lewitanus

Founder & CEO, AMYT Brand Studio
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Mark Mattingley-Scott

IBMQ Ambassador EMEA, IBM Deutschland
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Deborshi Seal

Art-Tech Entrepreneur, Freelance
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Felix Irmer

Research associate, Data Journalist, Institute of Communication and Media Studies of Leipzig University
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Derk Marseille

Creative content and team, Tothem.co
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Markus Kett

Co-Founder & CEO , MicroStream Software GmbH
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Brad Cordova

CEO, Canotic Inc
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Yossi Amon

Portfolio Management Director, Prytek
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Dr. Andreas Wierse

Managing Director, SICOS BW GmbH
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John Calian

SVP & Head of T-Labs, Deutsche Telekom
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Wladimir Nikoluk

Chief Executive, ImmerLearn

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