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Norbert Wirth - CEO, Sqooba Deutschland GmbH, Germany

Norbert Wirth is the CEO of Sqooba Deutschland GmbH.

Most recently, he was the Director of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence of PwC Europe.

Previously, he was the visionary mastermind at SUPERCRUNCH by GfK, where he blended analytical expertise, data savviness, business sense and more years than he’d admit consulting numerous Fortune Global 500 companies in marketing analytics. Being a passionate number cruncher throughout his entire career he never lost focus on the one big vision: to move Data Science to the centre of the stage.

Previously, Norbert worked for GfK Group, as Global Head of Data and Sciences and was in charge of GfK’s Marketing and Data Sciences capabilities, data landscape and strategy. 

Joshua Koran - Managing Director, DMP, Sizmek, USA

Joshua Koran is currently Sizmek’s Managing Director for their data enablement product line.

Joshua is a true pioneer in digital marketing, behavioral targeting, data marketplaces and data management platforms with nearly 20 years’ experience in these domains. AdWeek recently recognized his contributions to this field, in which he holds 22 patents, by naming him one of the top innovators in the space.

Among his many accomplishments, he designed the industry’s first predictive behavioral targeting platform, the first data marketplace ad network, and the first three-screen (TV, mobile, display) behavioral profiling platform. Over the course of his international career, he has lead product, engineering, data science, user experience, business development, and commercialization teams in companies such as Turn, AT&T, Yahoo!, and ValueClick. Through his digital consultancy he has helped nearly two dozen other digital advertising companies improve their understanding and monetization of online data.

Joshua holds B.A. from Boston College, J.D. Law from U.C. Hastings College of the Law and M.B.A. from Oxford University.