Katja Hellkoetter

Haus Ungarn

Katja is the founder of CONSTELLATIONS International, a consulting agency founded in Shanghai in 2009 and since 2016 also present in Berlin. CONSTELLATIONS´ mission: Creating and facilitating meaningful interactions to enable better learning, leading and collaborating towards sustainable futures. Prior to founding CONSTELLATIONS, Katja had been involved in European-Chinese cooperation for over a decade, working e.g. as Green Tech Manager at the German Chamber in China and later as a Shanghai Representative and Relationship Builder for the City of Hamburg. Linking people, potential and perspectives and devising integrated strategies for impact driven collaboration is her passion. Besides having supported the Berlin Economic Senate this year with speaker invitations, at the CSC Katja will act as moderator for various session in particular around the smart cities topics. CONSTELLATIONS will further more host a CSC-satellite event on Friday afternoon: “From Connecting to Collaborating Start-Up Cities: Creating a Sino-German impact Spot.”