Socio-Technological Coaching


Socio-Technological Coaching

SHIFT SESSIONS is a series of socio-technological coaching sessions with a focus on the decentralized data economy aimed at business owners, supervisory board members, and C‑level managers. In individual sessions, critical aspects of state-of-the-art technologies and socio-cultural developments will be explained, discussed, and transformed into strategies for leaders completing their personal and professional skill sets and making their enterprises sustainably future-proof.

SHIFT SESSIONS are conducted by top-level academic and industry experts in the form of virtual individual coaching sessions.


Business Lead | CEO & Founder Datarella

Technology, BIS | TUM

Law, Regulation | TUM

Data Business Models | COO Ocean Protocol

Business Models, Mobility | ZU

AI | DLT | Finance | CEO & Founder

Strategy, Organisation | TUM

Mobility, Governance | htw


SHIFT SESSIONS Vol. 3: Data-Driven Business Models – Data Monetization

Data-Driven Business Models: Data-as-an-Asset Society is becoming increasingly reliant on data, especially with the advent of AI. However, a small handful of organizations with both massive data assets and AI capabilities attained worrying levels of control which is a danger to a free and open society. European companies aim to unlock data, for more equitable […]

SHIFT SESSIONS Vol. 2: Data Sovereignty Based On Self-Sovereign Identity (SSI)

Data Sovereignty Data sovereignty is the idea that data are subject to the laws and governance structures within the nation it is collected. The concept of data sovereignty is closely linked with data security, cloud computing and technological sovereignty. Unlike technological sovereignty, data sovereignty is specifically concerned with questions surrounding the data itself. Data sovereignty is usually discussed in relation to […]

SHIFT SESSIONS Vol. 1: The Impact of Blockchain on the Business Landscape

Blockchains & DLT The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the pace of the digital transformation. Besides AI, Blockchain, and other Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT) are very likely to make the most transformative and dramatic changes in the way businesses function during the next decade. They remove an inherent weakness of the internet as such: communication on blockchains […]