Claudia Schwarz
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Claudia Schwarz

Co-Founder of german.innovation, Innovation Bridge Europe, MusicTech Germany & WickedWork​

Claudia Schwarz is a strategic advisor for startups, companies, investor:s and policy makers at the intersections of cultural and creative industries, technology and innovation (= Creative Tech) with a focus on music and film(technologies), new realities and immersive media, artificial intelligence and machine learning, human tech and technology ethics, blockchain and smart contract applications, innovative licensing models, including conference and festival curation and project management.

She is co-founder and vice president of MusicTech Germany and co-founder of WickedWork, an innovation catalyst for creative technologies and exceptional artist:s working at the intersection of art, media, science and technology. She is also co-founder of german.innovation, a networking and innovation agency specializing in the internationalization of German innovators and innovative companies. german.innovation is also the initiator of the pan-European global network Innovation Bridge Europe (IBE).

Selected as an exceptional innovator for the EU-funded Keychange program, co-founder of Music Women* Germany and founder of the international Magna Initiative (Diversity in Music & Technology), Claudia is committed to promoting diversity in the creative, digital and technology industries, especially women at the intersections of music, art and innovation.