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Data Natives is made possible with the support of a wide network of speakers, partners and ambassadors- thank you to everyone who makes Data Natives possible!

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media & community partners

Hall of Fame: Data Natives Alumni

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Andrea Bravo

Ph.D. Data visualization and ethics in the metaverse. Founder at Metaverse Data & Ethics
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Carlos Ahumada

Public Policy Manager EMEA & LATAM, Data for Good at Meta
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Dee Wood

Head at Twitter Next Lab, EMEA
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Will Hurley aka whurley

CEO at Strangeworks
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Cassie Kozyrkov

Chief Decision Scientist at Google
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Johannes Starlinger

Managing Director, Cross-disciplinary digital health consultant and developer at Howto Health
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Bart De Witte

Founder at Digital Health Academy
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Romeo Kienzler

Chief Data Scientist at IBM Center for Open Source Data and AI Technologies (CODAIT)
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Kirk Borne

Principal Data Scientist and Executive Advisor at Booz Allen Hamilton
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Susan Wegner

VP Data, Artificial Intelligence and Governance (CDO) at Deutsche Telekom
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Annina Neumann

VP Data Technology at ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE
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Lars Trieloff

Principal at Adobe

What we offer


Your brand name and logo included in all offline collateral and online promotion.


Present to rapt audiences of data science enthusiasts, and display your booth at any of our 30+ event dates.


Bespoke calls-to-action, communicated to our extensive offline & online networks.

Bespoke Events

Thinking of different dates, locations, or unique
event formats? Customize your positioning in a region of your choice, and let us do the organizing! We also offer:

● Hackathons
● Matchmaking events
● Workshops
● Roundtables & Exclusive Salons
● Innovation Tours

Contact us to discuss dates, regions, and your specific company goals.

Siemens Energy

Siemens Energy is one of the world’s leading energy technology companies. The company works with its customers and partners on energy systems for the future, thus supporting the transition to a more sustainable world. With its portfolio of products, solutions and services, Siemens Energy covers almost the entire energy value chain – from power generation and transmission to storage. The portfolio includes conventional and renewable energy technology, such as gas and steam turbines, hybrid power plants operated with hydrogen, and power generators and transformers. More than 50 percent of the portfolio has already been decarbonized. A majority stake in the listed company Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) makes Siemens Energy a global market leader for renewable energies. An estimated one-sixth of the electricity generated worldwide is based on technologies from Siemens Energy. Siemens Energy employs around 91,000 people worldwide in more than 90 countries and generated revenue of €28.5 billion in fiscal year 2021.

Start Up Color

Applied Data Incubator empowers data-driven innovation. We connect creative minds, engaged hackers, European data lovers and deeptech entrepreneurs; and support them in validating new startup ideas based on real-life business challenges. The six month program in Berlin supports these data savvy entrepreneurs with the business tools they need to succeed. This comes in the form of expert coaching and mentoring, free coworking space at The Drivery in Berlin and access to a growing supportive network. To make sure things run as smoothly as possible, up to 48,000 Euro scholarship funding per team (equity free) is available.


Quix helps developers, product teams and data scientists build products with streaming data — faster and more efficiently. With Quix, organizations can analyze and act on data in real time, bring products to market faster, and avoid the massive costs of data infrastructure.


Paretos is the leading AI-based decision intelligence platform to make effective, data-driven decisions across entire organizations, enabling business users to evaluate complex data, predict future scenarios and take optimal actions via a no-code UI and integrations with no prior data science knowledge needed. First success stories of implementing the 100% SaaS solution in E-Commerce, Logistics & Consulting (e.g. Accenture, SNOCKS, or one of the biggest parcel services in Europe) demonstrate the groundbreaking impact paretos delivers as a horizontal platform with a use-case focused approach covering: Recommendation Engines, Dynamic Pricing and Discounting, Ad Spend Optimization, Demand and Churn Prediction as well as Warehouse Optimization.


Located in the heart of European innovation, SAP in Berlin combines the power of a global company with the strength of a unique local ecosystem: Attracting talent, Shaping SAP‘s image as a front-runner of innovation, and Fostering SAP's position as market leader for enterprise application software in Berlin.

Big Bang Food

Big Bang Food was born in 2018 in the city of Barcelona with a clear focus on the digitization of Grupo Vall Companys, the largest meat producer in Spain. Currently, not only is support given to the almost 50 companies in the group, but BBF has become the digital department for clients in different sectors. Carrying out the design and development of digital platforms, web pages, applications, developing growth hacking strategies, applying virtual reality and augmented reality, data analytics, etc.

Metro Digital

We combine more than 60 years of wholesale experience with state of the art tech to help our customers thrive. With other words: We put food on the plate byte by byte! We are METRO.digital - we make METRO digital!


Amplitude is the #1 Product Analytics platform used by the most valuable brands and disruptive teams to understand and personalize their digital products, and optimize the business value of product innovation. We help companies understand how their customers use their products, use behavioral data to adapt experiences to every user, and measure results and overall digital business performance. By connecting digital product innovation to business outcomes, we help answer the strategic question, "how do our digital products drive our business?"


Alteryx is the Analytics Automation Company. We unify analytics, data science and business process automation in one, end-to-end platform to accelerate digital transformation. Our unified platform and self-service, easy-to-use interface differentiates us from any other analytics or data sciences solution on the market. Our Vision is to enable every person to transform data into a breakthrough.


Neti is a blockchain software development boutique from Poland. As a company with experience in the finance sector, we specialize in the world of decentralized finance and found its perfect place for us. What's so unique about us? Responsibility, engineering mindset, self-driven teams, and experience in development of the projects where there is no space for mistakes.

Schwarz IT – the digital pulse of Europe’s largest Retailer

Enthusiasm for innovation. Closeness to people. Understanding of business. As a strong technology partner, Schwarz IT is the digital pulse of the Schwarz Group (Lidl, Kaufland and other Schwarz companies): efficient, fast, flexible.


Schwarz Media Plattform (SMP) - Recommending ads consumers don’t want to miss. Right in the heart of Berlin, we are re-shaping the future of retail and media. We combine the latest technologies, media channels with a wide reach, and extensive purchase data with our personalization and segmentation capabilities to build the next generation of ad networks.


Reference Protocol is a decentralized, multichain Web3 assets data layer that provides easy to consume, standardized on-chain Web3 asset data aggregated from various blockchain networks and marketplaces, for anyone building Web3 asset applications.

Reference Protocol provides an advanced solution for the Web3 assets landscape through seamless, scalable data via customizable, feature rich APIs, data streams, historical data and notification engines.


Popsink helps teams build and deploy data services whose impact generalizes well beyond dashboards. It provides a simple interface for users to easily capture, process and share data with humans and systems alike – all in real-time.


IBM is a large, globally integrated enterprise with significant activities in almost every aspect of the information technology business in almost every free country in the world. IBM is in the business of helping customers solve problems using advanced information technologies. The company creates value for clients by providing integrated solutions and products that leverage data, information technology, deep expertise in industries, and business processes, with trust and security and a broad ecosystem of partners and alliances. IBM solutions typically create value by enabling new capabilities for clients that transform their businesses and help them engage with their customers and employees in new ways. These solutions draw from an industry-leading portfolio of consulting and IT implementation services, cloud, digital and Artificial Intelligence offerings, and enterprise systems and software that are all bolstered by one of the world’s leading research organizations.


Berlin Partner is the economic development agency of Berlin. We work on economic growth, promote business, technology and innovation, and present the advantages of the capital to companies, investors and talents. Berlin Partner supports companies and scientific institutions that are already established in the region in their expansion plans and connects them within the strong Berlin Partner network. In addition, Berlin Partner's experts provide information on funding opportunities and advise on the search for suitable locations or highly qualified personnel. website: https://www.berlin-partner.de/en image film on “Blockchain - made in Berlin": https://youtu.be/TKJq4cfQihk.


"#ai_berlin – news, events and success stories from Berlin’s AI ecosystem "

HowTo Health

Howto Health is positioned at the very interface between digital and health. Translating between these two exciting domains, our consulting, research and development services help our customers plan and deliver data-powered digital health solutions ranging from data analytics to AI systems to full health data applications. We're rooted both in medicine and computer science. We know the intricacies of health and healthcare. And we sure know data.


Building customer solutions in conversational AI, speech recognition, speech synthesis, machine translation, telephony and AIOps.


"Openfabric started in 2019 as a research project. The idea behind it was that the exponential value in the field’s next generation of technological advancements needed to take advantage of blockchain, advanced cryptography, and novel infrastructure. Openfabric is a platform for building and connecting AI-Apps, an ecosystem where everyone has quick, easy, low-cost, and hassle-free access to powerful AIs. Openfabric addresses the most challenging problems faced by AI platforms by: - Lowering the infrastructure demand and technical know-how required to utilize AI-Apps, facilitating new market opportunities; - Simulating fair market competition as an essential factor to create large, vibrant, and collaborative communities; - Leveraging blockchain technologies to ensure execution scalability and eliminate vendor lockup. Openfabric is a decentralized AI ecosystem where anyone can deploy, manage or benefit from AI using blockchain technology. Our mission is to scale AI adoption and assist in its democratization. To achieve this, Openfabric has built a secure, scalable, interoperable, and decentralized platform that makes it easy for AI researchers and developers to connect to consumers and businesses that need AI capabilities. It will help anyone who wants to tap into the vast potential of AI algorithms and applications and in the creation of AI-powered products, services, and solutions of their own."


Tilores is a Berlin-based entity-resolution-as-a-service company that radically transforms the experience of working with disparate and inconsistent datasets for data scientists and data-driven companies. Thanks to Tilores, data scientists can easily match and deduplicate data, in real-time, without worrying about scalability and data retrieval speed. Goodbye crappy data, hello Tilores.


ICT Spring is a two-day global tech conference hosting an array of international professionals. It offers participants a unique opportunity to deepen their digital knowledge, capture the value of the fast-growing fintech, drive innovation in the supply chain industry, pierce the secrets of IT security and explore the impact of space technologies on terrestrial businesses; all through high level conferences, exhibitions and demonstrations of the latest tech trends and Innovations.

Factory Berlin

Factory Berlin is a curated network of over 5000 members from across disciplines, coming together to re-imagine the world. Gathering the most ambitious creators, we empower our diverse community to connect, collaborate and thrive together.


Artificial Intelligence for World Impact - Omdena is the collaborative platform to bring together the global AI community with impact-driven organizations to educate, innovate, and deploy real-world AI solutions.


Where Tech event lovers come to find out where to go next

Sigma Squared Society

"The Sigma Squared Society is a global community of 500+ impact-driven entrepreneurs in their early 20s who have collectively raised over $1bn. Examples are GoStudent (Europe's first Edtech unicorn), Enapter (Earthshot prize winner, IPO in 2020), ClimateScience (educating millions on how to tackle climate change) and many more. With a presence across five continents and 25+ countries, they unite, empower, and foster meaningful connections among these young people to accelerate positive impact. → Feel free to shorten it."

UHLALA Group (Unicorns in tech)

"Unicorns in Tech is an LGBTIQ+ tech community that brings together LGBTIQ+ tech talents, companies and organisations striving for an open corporate culture based on diversity and inclusion. Since its start in 2014, the network of over 4000+ members is rapidly expanding via a myriad of events all year long such as our afterwork, get-togethers and the Unicorns in Tech Summit taking place on October 14th in Berlin."

DACH Meetup groups

IBM Developer exists to bring coders together as a community, to tap into our collective innovative power. As part of the IBM Developer community you can meet us at upcoming events, connect with a developer expert, become an IBM technology advocate, or keep up with the news in our quickly evolving technology landscape. The choice is yours, and we are excited to have you with us!

Women in Data

"Women in Data (WiD) is a global nonprofit organization and community founded in 2015. Concerned about the prospect of gender equality in a data-driven future, the first chapter of WiD was launched with a mission to increase diversity in data careers. Today, WiD’s community includes 30,000 data enthusiasts of all backgrounds located in more than 30 countries around the world coming together to increase awareness, create opportunities and empower women in data careers. "

Helsinki Data Science Meetup / DAIN Studios

"The Helsinki Data Science Meetup (HDSM) is a hybrid event series (online & physical), facilitated by DAIN Studios, for professionals sharing an interest and passion for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence. The meetup is aimed to foster the exchange of ideas and learnings across the Nordics and Central Europe and is seeing ever growing interests from tech professionals from all over Europe. "

SlashData Ltd (Developers Nation)

Developer Nation is a global community helping software creators grow throughout their coding journey and answer burning questions such as: What software developer careers are out there? Which ones have the most demand? What skills or formal training should I acquire? How can I become more productive and efficient? Our mission is to create a space where software creators can set the right foundations for their career, learn how they stack up against emerging software development trends, get tips and discover opportunities for professional growth as well as plan wisely their next moves.

Le Wagon

Le Wagon emerged in 2014 as one of the first tech bootcamps in France, offering web development and data science programs. Now, it has grown to a robust global community of tech talents with 41 Le Wagon campuses in Amsterdam, Berlin, Lisbon, London, Melbourne, Mexico, Montreal, Singapore, São Paulo, Paris, and other cities worldwide. With this expansion, Le Wagon has helped over 15,000 developers, data scientists, designers, and entrepreneurs start their new careers in tech. Eight years on, the school continues to inspire tech aspirants to find their path in the industry.

Contextual Solutions

Contextual Solutions is a Berlin-based one-stop shop for FinTech, digital banking, and LegalTech products. We have international experts covering A to Z of financial services: from banking product design to FinTech marketing and user testing. In addition, our FinTech consultancy offers concept validations along with turnkey software projects. After working for decades in financial services, our consultants have set one mission: to minimize the resource waste in financial services. We find resource inefficiencies within financial organizations and fix them. Using our expertise and network, the FinTech startups, FinTech VCs and angel investors, and financial services institutions can get on top of the market trends, strengthen their strategies, and invest in ideas, entrepreneurs, and products that promise longevity.


Mindspace is a boutique flex space provider, presenting a global mindset with a local flavor. Mindspace redefines the workplace experience for companies of all sizes. The beautifully designed spaces, personalized level of service and carefully curated events enhanced employee engagement and a sense of community, accommodating the way people work, innovate and grow. Our customer base includes blue-chip companies, enterprises and SMBs, in more than 30 locations, 18 cities and 7 countries across Europe and the US.

DataFest Tbilisi (by ForSet)

DataFest Tbilisi is the most prestigious annual international data festival in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Talks and workshops about Data, Communications and Technology go for 3 days and bring together everyone who works with data.


Tilores is a Berlin-based entity-resolution-as-a-service company that radically transforms the experience of working with disparate and inconsistent datasets for data scientists and data-driven companies. Thanks to Tilores, data scientists can easily match and deduplicate data, in real-time, without worrying about scalability and data retrieval speed. Goodbye crappy data, hello Tilores.

Data Science Retreat

Data Science Retreat is one of the longest running Data Science Bootcamp in Europe. DSR provides a 3-month intensive advanced Data Science training program in Berlin where the participants graduate with an AI portfolio project that solves a real problem. We at DSR turn talented tech enthusiasts into effective data scientists with our state-of-the-art curriculum and industry experts as trainers


K.I.E.Z. is an initiative dedicated to facilitate entrepreneurs in AI with scientific expertise as well as access to capital, industry partners and hiring talent. From the first idea to the successful business, we provide science-based AI startups with everything they need to grow fast and sustainably.


With locations in the heart of Europe’s key tech hubs and populated with like-minded businesses and enterprises, these are spaces built to create inspirational communities. Our buildings are designed to adapt with the needs of its future facing members. Our development programs are created to nurture and support them and their teams. And our event spaces are jam packed with informative and thought- provoking programmes to enrich and inspire all. So, whether your business is a scale-up or a grown-up, looking for a new space or more space, needing to innovate or simply be inspired, you’ll find we have the perfect place to meet your needs and drive your business forward. Techspace Where change makers are made.


Girls in Tech works to erase the gender gap in tech. We offer education and experiences to help every woman be accepted, confident, and valued in tech—just as they are. Our mission is to eliminate the gender gap in tech by providing experiences and educational opportunities. The Girls in Tech global community is 60 chapters strong with an impact of more than 100,000 members in 37 countries. Attached you can find our logo, let me know if the dimensions fit your specifications.


"TOA is a community for knowledge exchange and collaboration. Our mission is to help people and organisations become futureproof. We connect, grow and inspire technology professionals through media, experiences and educational programs. Technology is transforming the way we work, live and relate. Through knowledge exchange and collaboration everyone can seize the opportunities ahead. Thanks to our flagship event TOA Berlin, our cohort-based learning program TOA Klub and our other virtual formats, we are committed to deliver all year round on our three core value propositions: inspiration, networking & learning."

Inclusive Tech

We are the first lobby and consulting organisation in Europe to consult on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Tech and AI ethics in the tech industry. Our mission is to close the diversity gap in tech and develop inclusive technologies. To achieve this, we focus on Community, Awareness and Education. We are trusted by world's leading companies such as Meta, Axa and Yelp.

LatBAN | Latvian Business Angel Network

LatBAN - Latvian Business Angel Network - is a crucial link connecting Angel Investors who want to invest in Baltic startups. Our network has contacts all across Europe and Nordic countries, besides the close ties with the local startup and innovation ecosystem, VCs, Angel Investors and Accelerators located in Baltics. LatBAN is a member of the European Business Angel Network and a business and startup training partner of multiple VCs and startup accelerators. We exist to help investors of all sectors and experience level make great startup investment and growth management decisions by providing a strong startup deal flow and training opportunities for both - investors and startups. Our networking activities, some call even legendary, thus we consult investors and Latvian government for fruitful startup growth opportunities and prepare everything needed to make cross-border syndications happen. Our investor portfolio primarily focuses on idea stage, pre-seed and seed-level startups, but we sometimes make also A-series investments and we are not limited to the industry - weather it's MedTech, SaaS, DeepTech, FinTech, AgriTech, EdTech or other, we firstly invest in people and solutions so if your team has what it takes to make a great startup (service or product) then we have the money, network and skills to help you succeed.

Female Founders

Female Founders – the home for founders, entrepreneurial leaders, investors and operators who are driving an equal future. We work with startups, investors and corporates who believe in creating an equal future through providing equal opportunities for everyone.

EBN – European Business & Innovation Centre Network

"Europe’s leading innovation partner network, fast-tracking your connectivity and certifying your value We believe that in a world seeking to solve our global challenges, innovative entrepreneurs are the force for sustainable, economic development and greater wellbeing in our local regions. EBN (European Business and Innovation Centre Network) is the non-profit that facilitates the pan-European, global community of people using innovative business as a driver for regional (economic, sustainable, and social) development – currently spanning 106 Certified EU|BICs, over 43 Associate members and 20 satellites. EBN grants and manages the EU|BIC certification, and many other innovation stimulation solutions for excellent business support actors like the EU|BICs."


Founderland exists to accelerate the success of women of colour founders across Europe and the UK. We are building a new inclusive, intersectional standard for entrepreneurs

Founder Institute Berlin

GET YOUR IDEA OFF THE GROUND WITH THE WORLD’S #1 PRE-SEED ACCELERATOR Build a proper business in just 14 weeks. Leverage a global network of 25,000+ Mentors, Grads and CEOs of successful companies for a life-time.