Joerg Blumtritt

linked_in(*1970) is data scientist, blogger, and CEO of Datarella.

Datarella provides data science as a service, delivering every step of the data science stack: Storage architecture, data processing, analytics and modelling, and visualization. Datarella excells in mobile data, collected via sophisticated app frameworks for iOS and Android. Data is secured and controled in the cloud via Datarella’s Data Trust, a data provenance regime built on blockchain technology.

Before Datarella, Joerg was managing director of MediaCom Germany, European Operations Officer for New York based startup Tremor Video and has been leading research and marketing teams for media companies like ProSiebenSat.1 or Hubert Burda Media. Having graduated in statistics and political sciences with a thesis on machine learning, Joerg started as a researcher in behavioral sciences, focused on nonverbal communication. Projects were funded by EU commission, German federal government and the Max-Planck-Society.

Joerg is founder and chairman of the German Social Media Association (AG Social Media), board member of the European Data Scientists Association EDSA, and co-author of the Slow Media Manifesto. He blogs about Media at, about Big Data and the future of social research at, and about mobile data, wearable tech, and the Internet of Things at

As strategy consultant and interim manager, Joerg has been working for many companies and organizations in Europe and the US and frequently gives keynotes, talks and workshops on future developments of the fields of his expertise: Mobile and Big Data.

Strata + Hadoop World in San Jose 2015

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