Co-founder & Managing Director, Urban Impact
Jonas Schorr is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Urban Impact, a Berlin-based innovation agency with a mission to accelerate Europe’s emerging Urban Tech Innovation ecosystem. Jonas spent the last ten years working on a variety of international projects in the field of sustainable cities in Germany, China, Singapore, the UK and Belgium. During this time he helped cities on their innovation strategies, supported city networks, think tanks and foundations with international knowledge exchange formats, worked on EU applied research projects for green cities and managed citizen-focused awareness raising campaigns for the European Commission. Since 2013 he’s been deeply involved in Berlin’s emerging Smart City scene and has been teaching a Summer University Course on Smart City Berlin at Berlin’s Technical University. With an interest in business as well as global media and communications, Jonas graduated from the London School of Economics and Fudan University in Shanghai.