Santa might not be real, but data is...

Psst.: Let us tell you a secret. There’s a way to start inspired into the holidays! There’s also a way to make our collaboration and lives easier: with data!

At our public Data Miracles conference, we share our best practices with you. Join the conference and find out how to revolutionize the future of wholesale using data by speakers/experts from Google, Codecentric, Douglas, Breuninger and many more.

Schedule (CET)

13:30 - 14:10

Welcome Speech by Dr. Anna Hannemann, Domain Owner Data Science & Adrian Postelnicu, Managing Director (

Keynote: "The Future of Data Science and AI" by Larissa Suzuki, Ceng, FIET, IntPE, FRSA, MBCS, the Data/AI Technology Practice Lead Google

14:15 - 14:55

Stage 1 

Panel Discussion "Every Product Manager must love data!" with Marina Sverdel, Bogdan Iliescu, Joerg Decker, Mihai Paduraru (

Stage 2

"Data Culture & Future Skills made miracles happen" by Ekrem Namazci, Data & AI Lead at Microsoft & Co-Founder at GDEXA

Stage 3

''Data Journey: From Collection to Visualization''​ by Stefan Chelu, Dan Berbece (

15:00 - 15:45

Stage 1 

"The Beauty of Self-Service" by Yael Farkas, Team Lead Digital Intelligence (Douglas)

Stage 2

"Manage Data, Experiments & Pipelines for Machine Learning" by Matthias Niehoff, Head of Data/AI, codecentric

Stage 3

15:00 - 15:25: "Metro 'Checkout-Less' Concept Store" by Gabriel Stanciu, Eduard Cojocea, Teodor Niculescu (

15:25 - 15:45: "How to keep your sanity - learnings from scaling Google Analytics to 25 countries" by Jörg Rüttgers, Product Manager Web Analytics (

16:00 - 16:45

Stage 1 

"How Difficult Can it Be to Forecast Demand at Breuninger?" by Dr. Alec Sproten, Head of Data Science (Breuninger)

Stage 2

"Simple Rules for Data Science Success" by Murray Vanwyk, CTO (Programmai)

Stage 3

"What's on the shelves?" by Cristian Lungu, ML Engineer & Consultant

17:00 - 17:15

Closure by Adrian Postelnicu, Managing Director, Romania