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July 2020

A MAZE. / Berlin 2020

A MAZE. is an inclusive, forward thinking place where the present is lived and the future is prepared. A future where you play and interact with art and people on a meaningful and respectful level.

A MAZE. mixes all amazing and positive ingredients together: flame throwers, masterclasses, delighting talks, hands-on workshops, #hypertalks, dream space, live concerts, DJ sets, performances, human craziness, playful intelligence, beautiful minds, arthouse games, immersive art, playful media, and interactive installations.

November 2019

September 2019

Baltic DevDays

The Baltic DevDays (BDD) has set the goal to connect programmers, artists, producers and others involved in the development of interactive games. BDD brings these attendees together to exchange ideas and shape the future of the game industry. Two days of inspiring talks, panels and workshops where attendees can explore new partnerships and business opportunities.

August 2019

Gamescom 2019

The biggest B2B video games show in the world, and also the biggest consumer games show on the planet. Featuring big games and hundreds of companies of all different sizes.

gamescom: Opening Night Live

The new live event from the games industry produced by “The Game Awards” host and creator Geoff Keighley.

“gamescom: Opening Night Live” will be produced in English and aired live in front of around 1,500 fans in Cologne. This will give gamers around the world an overview of what to expect during gamescom week. The brand new show will feature announcements from major publishers and independent developers as well as world premiers with new footage and guest appearances by stars from the international games industry.

April 2019

FMX ? Conference on Animation, Effects, Games and Immersive Media

FMX is a globally influential conference dedicated to the art, technology and business of the animation, visual effects, games and immersive media industries and communities. The Conference program features top-class speakers who give presentations and workshops. At the FMX Forum, hardware and software vendors demonstrate their innovations at the Marketplace, companies look for creative talent at the Recruiting Hub, and universities present their projects at the School Campus.

Gamefest

Gamefest in Berlin is the B2C gaming event of gamesweekberlin. Covering more than 600sqm, it offers an incomparable experience for families and gamers in a relaxed, family- friendly environment. Visitors can play different games, enjoy an extensive stage program with local multiplayer tournaments, music acts and informative interviews and learn something in practical workshops.

From AAA to creative indie titles to VR and board games, everything is possible. Attendees are invited to explore real retro classics and make new friends and enemies in board games. A real-life quest will guide you through the exhibition and reward you with amazing prizes.

German esports Summit

For the second time, the GERMAN ESPORTS SUMMIT will come to the heart of gamesweekberlin on April 11, 2019 in Berlin. The main conference of the German Esports Federation ESBD will push the debate about esports to the next level, taking “The Esports Movement” as the central topic of the event. The focus will be on esports as a digital sports movement that brings together millions of esports athletes competing all around the world. The declared aim of the event is to jointly develop this “esports movement” and to unfold its full potential, helping key stakeholders to develop esports on a societal scale.

Womenize!

Womenize! is an action program for females in Games and Tech, combining practical and theoretical program parts. The format is designed specifically for professionals and emerging talents in the fields of games, media and IT industry – including HR & culture managers, decision makers, institutions and multipliers.

Amaze Berlin

An international festival focusing on the art and culture of games and playful media. Amaze invites creatives from over 35 countries to experience inspiring talks and workshops, and to celebrate the art of making video games.

Quo Vadis

QUO VADIS, is the core B2B event during two days of gamesweekberlin. It consists of keynotes, talks, roundtables and workshops focusing on individually tailored tracks for business developers, game developers, community developers and other industries interested in digital games. It’s one of Europe’s hot spots for gaming professionals: Decision makers, creative minds and leaders of the gaming industry come together and lay the foundation for future success.

gamesweekberlin

The gamesweekberlin is the leading cross-industry communication and networking platform for games business, development, and culture in Europe. Over seven days, the umbrella brand combines multiple events for industry representatives and game enthusiasts alike. In 2018 about 15,000 international and German game developers, publishers, investors, and influencers from public institutions and the media industry as well as gamers, families and fans came to Berlin.

February 2019

DreamHack Leipzig

A three-day gaming festival for the German-speaking countries. It features esports tournaments, the latest hardware and software from the DreamExpo and in the DreamStore, Germany's largest LAN party, cosplay, and stars and starlets of the esports community

White Nights Berlin

The 18th edition of the White Nights conference will take place in Germany for the very first time! The conference will be held on February 12-13, 2019 and will gather over 1,300 attendees in the main tech hub in Europe - Berlin.

Fawzi Mesmar, Studio Game Design Director at King, Dylan Tredrea, Head of Publishing at Zeptolab, Amir Shevat, VP of Developer Experience at Twitch, as well as representatives of Facebook, Appodeal, Ogury, Applovin, Nutaku, MediaCube.Agency, Nevosoft, Unreal Engine, Braavo Capital, LabCave, Adjust, VK, MoPub, and other leading companies will share their experience during the White Nights Berlin '19.

October 2018

Making Games Conference

Meet professionals, creatives and young talents from all disciplines and workflow of game development, digital media production, film-making, 3D-Animation and VfX at the Making Games Conference in coop with animago Award & Conference! The two-day gathering also offers lectures of international and national luminaries of game development, film- and postproduction such as John Romero (Creator of “Doom”), Manuel Thomasser (Digic Pictures), Richard Arroyo (Ubisoft Montréal) and many more.

More Than Just A Game

German offshoot of the conference format initiated by Queen Mary University of London, exploring the relationship between games, interactive entertainment and law

September 2018

EGX Berlin

Germany's biggest video games event. Come along and you'll find the most anticipated console and PC games, all playable weeks or months before they're released. We also have presentations by game designers from world renowned studios, areas dedicated to esports, the opportunity to meet and chat with game creators and loads more.

Mobile Growth Summit Europe 2018

Mobile Growth Europe 2018 is a two-day, non-vendor conference which will help you to connect with and learn from mobile growth and brand marketing professionals specializing in the areas of user acquisition, monetization, retention/engagement, re-engagement as well as data science & analytics as it pertains to mobile, retail and mCommerce brands.

August 2018

Gamescom

gamescom is Europe's leading business platform of the games industry and the global 360 degree event for digital gaming culture. It is the best-in-class show for games, as well as the central trade and media platform for networking business development, sales, press and community in one place.

September 2017

Computer Graphics, Animation & Game Design 2017 (CGA2017)

Computer Graphics, Animation & Game Design 2017 (CGA2017) takes place at the Golden Tulip Berlin - Hotel Hamburg in Berlin, Germany on 25th September 2017

August 2017

RESPAWN Gathering of Game Developers 2017

RESPAWN Gathering of Game Developers 2017 takes place at the TBA in Cologne, Germany on 20th August 2017

June 2017

Game QA and Localisation Europe 2017

Game QA and Localisation Europe 2017 takes place at the Mercure Hotel Moa in Berlin, Germany on 27th June 2017

ADD ON - Game Conference

ADD ON - Game Conference takes place at the House 9 (Papierfabrik) in Wernigerode, Germany on 24th June 2017

  • 24th June 2017
  • House 9 (Papierfabrik), Wernigerode, Germany, Europe
  • addon.hs-harz.de

Pixelpokal

Pixelpokal takes place at the Bei Chez Heinz in Hanover, Germany on 18th June 2017

  • 18th June 2017
  • Bei Chez Heinz, Hanover, Germany, Europe
  • pixelpokal.de/

Magnology 2017

Magnology 2017 takes place at the Cruise Center in Hamburg, Germany on 9th June 2017

  • 9th June 2017
  • Cruise Center, Hamburg, Germany, Europe
  • magnology.de

May 2017

FMX

FMX is Europe’s most influential conference dedicated to Digital Visual Arts, Technologies, and Business.

Every year, VFX specialists, Animation experts as well as Games and Transmedia talents come to FMX to present cutting edge achievements, state of the art tools and pipelines, fascinating real time technologies, spectacular immersive experiences, innovative business models and more. More recently they have been joined by VR, AR, and 360° creatives who have introduced a new dimension into movie making and, more general, into entertainment. Every single one of them defines the diverse scope of the Conference program. Their contributions are complemented by the Marketplace that allows visitors to get their hands on the latest innovations of industry-leading companies and start-ups. Workshops, Masterclasses and Company Suites dig even deeper into the learnings of international companies. To round things off, top-notch studios and service providers scout talent at the Recruiting Hub and international schools present their best projects on the School Campus.

  • 2nd May 2017
  • Stuttgart, Germany
  • fmx.de/

April 2017

A MAZE. / Berlin 2017 - 6th International Independent Videogames Festival

A MAZE. / Berlin 2017 - 6th International Independent Videogames Festival takes place at the Urban Spree / Kiez 99 in Berlin, Germany on 26th April 2017

  • 26th April 2017
  • Urban Spree / Kiez 99, Berlin, Germany, Europe
  • amaze-berlin.de

Quo Vadis 2017

Quo Vadis 2017 takes place at the Station in Berlin, Germany on 24th April 2017

  • 24th April 2017
  • Station, Berlin, Germany, Europe
  • qvconf.com

March 2017

CeBIT 2017

CeBIT 2017 takes place at the Messegelände in Hanover, Germany on 20th March 2017

  • 20th March 2017
  • Messegelände, Hanover, Germany, Europe
  • cebit.com

Apps World Germany 2017

Apps World Germany 2017 takes place at the CityCube in Berlin, Germany on 15th March 2017

February 2017

Casual Connect Europe 2017

Casual Connect Europe 2017 takes place at the TBA in Berlin, Germany on 7th February 2017

January 2017

Dreamhack Leipzig 2017

Dreamhack Leipzig 2017 takes place at the Leipziger Messe in Leipzig, Germany on 13th January 2017

November 2016

VR NOW Con 2016

VR NOW Con 2016 takes place at the Schinkelhalle in Potsdam, Germany on 16th November 2016

  • 16th November 2016
  • Schinkelhalle, Potsdam, Germany, Europe
  • vrnowcon.io

Clash of Realities 2016

Clash of Realities 2016 takes place at the TH Köln Cologne Game Lab in Cologne, Germany on 14th November 2016

PLAY16 Creative Gaming Festival

PLAY16 Creative Gaming Festival takes place at the Kunsthaus Hamburg and others in Hamburg, Germany on 2nd November 2016

August 2016

Gamescom 2016

So you think you’ve seen everything? Then take a look at Europe’s biggest trade fair for interactive games and entertainment in Cologne. Discover the latest and best games, try everything out, and celebrate the games community’s highlight of the year.

October 2015

European eSports conference

Join us for the European eSports conference, taking place October 6-7, 2015 in Berlin.

Bringing together the current and future pioneers of the international eSports ecosystem, this 2 day B2B conference is the industry’s first opportunity to strategise the growth of eSports on a global scale. Focusing on the development and regulation of eSports throughout Europe, this exciting conference will also examine the industry’s hottest emerging markets, key trends and future predictions.

Whether you’re running a mature operation, kick-starting a local project or simply looking to find out more about the business opportunities available to you, make sure to attend the European eSports Conference.

August 2015

Gamescom 2015

Gamescom is the largest trade fair and event highlight for interactive games in Cologne. More than 335,000 visitors celebrated the `next generation of gaming` on the Gamescom 2014. The journey will continue.Together with our visitors we are ready to play to discover new worlds in 2015, too.

Game Developers Conference (GDC) Europe 2015

The GDC Europe will be held in conjunction with gamescom, the leading European consumer show, creating a full week of activity and opportunity for the games industry. This confluence of industry professionals allows GDC Europe to address the development community at a central location in the heart of Europe, and command the critical mass of the European games sector. GDC Europe is the essential platform for learning, inspiration and networking for the creators of computer, console, handheld, mobile, social, and online games in Europe.

May 2015

FMX 2015

FMX, Conference on Animation, Effects, Games and Transmedia is Europe's most influential conference for digital entertainment where Art, Technology and Business meet. Every year, artists, specialists, scientists, producers and other key people come to FMX to network and to discuss production issues, exciting technologies and new ways of financing and distribution across the industries with an international audience. High quality experts deliver insightful presentations and Workshops as part of the Conference program, industry professionals introduce their hard - and software products as well as their latest R&D innovations at the Marketplace, top-notch companies scout talent at the Recruiting Hub and international schools present their best projects on the School Campus.

  • 5th May 2015
  • Stuttgart, Germany
  • fmx.de/

April 2015

International Games Week Berlin 2015

The INTERNATIONAL GAMES WEEK BERLIN from April 21–26, 2015, is the leading cross-industry communication and networking platform for games business, development and culture in Europe. Over six days, the umbrella brand combines more than eleven events for industry representatives and game enthusiasts alike. In 2014, about 10,000 international and German game developers, publishers, investors and representatives of public institutions and the media industry as well as gamers, families and fans came to Berlin.

August 2014

Gamescom 2014

So you think you’ve seen everything? Then take a look at Europe’s biggest trade fair for interactive games and entertainment in Cologne. Discover the latest and best games, try everything out, and celebrate the games community’s highlight of the year.

May 2014

International Roguelike Development Conference (IRDC) 2014

The International Roguelike Development Conference is unique opportunity for roguelike developers and enthusiasts to network and discuss their genre in depth.

April 2014

FMX 2014

Conference on Animation, Effects, Games and Transmedia

  • 22nd April 2014
  • Haus der Wirtschaft, Stuttgart, Germany
  • fmx.de/

A MAZE Berlin 2014

A MAZE. AWARDS AND SHOWS A SELECTION OF THE MOST UNIQUE, MINDBLOWING, PERSONAL AND GROUNDBREAKING GAMES. SINCE 2008 A MAZE. IS RESTLESS CELEBRATING THE ARTISTIC FREEDOM AND AUTHORSHIP OF GAME MAKING.

Quo Vadis 2014

More than 2000 visitors in 2013 made Europe's oldest game developers conference Quo Vadis the most successful to date. The date for Quo Vadis 2014 is already set: from April 8 – 10, 2014, the motto is once again: Create. Game. Business.

October 2013

BGF 2013

he two day conference features high-profile lectures from the movers and shakers of the industry on its current and future topics for the web based, mobile and cross-plattform games industry and offers a unique opportunity for networking with the most influential members in the world of browser and mobile games. This year will also see a new track dedicated to games development.

The large open networking area allows you to meet everyone who is anyone in the industry and provides a uniquely personal atmosphere to conduct your business.

The bgf has traditionally attracted the most influential people in the industry in an open and personal atmosphere.

Frankfurt StoryDrive 2013

StoryDrive is the international forum for trends and innovation in media and entertainment. Since 2010, this event has focused on new forms of storytelling and pioneering business models. This year’s Frankfurt StoryDrive is dedicated to a new generation of stories. They’re from the future. They’re more realistic than ever before. You can touch them, experience them with all your senses and actively influence them.

Renowned representatives from the fields of publishing, film, TV and games will gather with creative thinkers and pioneers from technology and academia under the motto “Fiction is real” to introduce a new dimension of storytelling.

August 2013

Gamescom 2013

Gamescom serves as the central platform for the European computer- and video game industry. This show brings together the retail, trade and the media providing the ideal setting for the establishment and cultivation of business relationships. The division into business area and entertainment area stands for a concept which will attract and appeal to industry and private visitors equally.

Gamescom 2013

Gamescom is Europe’s epicentre for games and gamers. The entire industry will be presenting itself not only to the general public at the trade fair, but also to trade visitors in particular. Take advantage of Europe's leading B2B entertainment trade fair—and thus a central sales and media platform for the industry—for your business success.

Game Developers Conference Europe 2013

GDC Europe will feature sessions based on a comprehensive selection of game development topics taught by industry experts.

May 2013

Social Gaming & Gambling Summit Berlin

The third annual Berlin Social Gambling & Gaming Summit is a two-day conference focused on the intersection of casino-style social games, mobile gaming, virtual goods, and the bridge between mainstream social gambling and gaming. This event unites established industry leaders and indie developers in free-to-play mobile games and social casino games for two full days of inspiring keynotes, lively panels, and in-depth discussion on the future of gaming and gambling.

April 2013

Deutsche Gamestage 13

The German Games Days - far more than just a conference! Numerous activities and events.

FMX 2013

FMX is Europe's largest conference on the convergence of film, television, computers, consoles and mobile devices. Every year, more than 300 artists, specialists, scientists, producers and other key people come to FMX to discuss production issues, exciting technologies and new ways of financing and distribution across the industries with an international audience from more than 50 countries. Industry professionals network at the Marketplace, top-notch companies scout talent at the Recruiting Hub and international schools present their projects on the School Campus.

This year's conference takes place under the slogan "lean, smart and agile" and focuses on the ongoing paradigm shift that currently transforms the animation, effects, games and transmedia industries. Topics will include Procedural Animation, Game Cinematics, Virtual Production, Cloud Gaming, Virtual Humans, Lighting & Rendering, Native Stereo, Simulation, Open Source, Wild 'n' Strange Animation and 3D printing. Confirmed presentations include VFX highlights such as Ang Lee's literary adaptation "Life of Pi", Tom Tykwer's "Cloud Atlas" and Sam Mendes' James Bond installment "Skyfall" as well as animation adventures such as DreamWorks' "The Croods" and game favorites such as "Crysis 3."

  • 23rd April 2013
  • Stuttgart, Germany
  • fmx.de/

February 2013

Play4Agile 2013

For agile and lean coaches, facilitators, game and innovation experts who want to exchange questions, ideas and experiences on using games in teams and organisations.

August 2012

Gamescom 2012

The world's largest trade fair and event highlight for interactive games and entertainment.

May 2012

FMX 2012

FMX is Europe's largest conference on the creation, production and distribution of digital entertainment and interactive visualisation in design, industry and research. Every year artists, specialists, scientists, producers and other key people come to FMX to present new projects, developments and opportunities in the Conference, at the Marketplace, in Workshops or Presentations, in the Recruiting Hub or Education Section, Screenings or Events. As a community-based event, the aim is to provide a space where experiences can be exchanged, innovative approaches discussed and ideas multiplied. The conference’s binding theme is the convergence of film, television, computers, consoles and mobile devices.

  • 8th May 2012
  • Stuttgart, Germany
  • fmx.de

October 2011

August 2011

Gamescom 2011

We don't have a description of this event yet.

GDC Europe

The Game Developers Conference Europe™ (GDC Europe) is proud to return to the Congress-Centrum Ost Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, for a third year of the must-attend European forum for game development industry professionals. GDC Europe features over 100+ lectures taught by leading industry experts, focused on a comprehensive selection of topics pertinent to the European and wider international game development industry.

The 2011 edition of GDC Europe brings with it the addition of four, all-new summits focused on emerging sectors of the game industry to the conference line-up. GDC Europe summits include the Community Management Summit, Independent Games Summit, Smartphone & Tablet Games Summit, and the Social Games Summit. The summits will be held Monday, August 15 through Wednesday, August 17 and are accessible to attendees with Summits & Tutorials pass and an All Access pass.

  • 15th August 2011
  • Congress-Centrum Ost Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany
  • gdceurope.com/

May 2011

FMX 2011

FMX is Europe's largest conference on the creation, production and distribution of digital entertainment and interactive visualization in design, industry and research. Every year artists, specialists, scientists, producers and other key people come to FMX to present new projects, developments and opportunities in the Conference, at the Trade Floor, in Workshops or Presentations, in the Recruiting or Education section, Screenings or Events. As a community-based event, the aim is to provide a space where experiences can be exchanged, innovative approaches discussed and ideas multiplied. The conference’s binding theme is the convergence of film, television, computers, consoles and mobile devices.

FMX 2011 focuses on technical issues such as previz and editing in 3D, lighting, interactive software and technology, and how open source can influence the industry.

  • 3rd May 2011
  • Stuttgart, Germany
  • fmx.de

March 2011

Hamburg Games Conference 2011

This year's event focuses on emerging trends in the computer game industry and the important role of virtual goods in online gaming.

February 2011

Casual Connect Europe 2011

Casual Connect is the place to learn more about an industry, which entertains 300 million people each month. Learn all about iPhone, Social, Android, Flash, Browser MMO and Download Games.

November 2010

Browsergames Forum 2010

On November 5 and 6, the Capitol Theatre in Offenbach (near Frankfurt am Main) will become this year's 'place to be' for the free-to-play web-based and social games industry.

With over 450 trade visitors, last year's Browsergames Forum was an overwhelming success. In 2010 the Browsergames Forum will once again provide the perfect networking platform for Browsergames developers, publishers, payment providers and investors from all over the world.

August 2010

Gamescom

gamescom 2009 was a complete success and broke every record: 245.000 visitors and 458 exhibitors from 31 countries made gamescom the largest games trade fair in the world. The gamescom team would like to thank everybody - it was great fun!

GDC Europe

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Now in its second year, it will again be held in conjunction with gamescom, Europe's largest computer and video games trade show for consumers and professionals, and provide an essential forum for learning, networking, business, and inspiration.
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  • 16th August 2010
  • Congress Center East, Cologne, Germany
  • gdceurope.com/

July 2010

Games Convention Online

The world's first ever trade fair for browser, client and mobile games brought a total of 43,000 gamers to Leipzig for its premiere in 2009. Altogether 74 exhibitors from eight countries introduced themselves on 40,000 square metres of display space. The games on show included 50 world and European premieres. The Republic of Korea was the national partner at the first GCO.

May 2010

FMX 2010

Convergence is upon us. Multi-disciplined thinking draws cinema, television, computer, console and mobile screens even closer, reinventing them to remain competitive. FMX is part of this process and introduces for the 15th time the world's leading experts in the creation, production and distribution of digital entertainment and interactive visualisation. Connect with artists, specialists, scientists, producers, recruiters, trainers and new talents on the 2010 hot topics 3D Stereo, Hybrid Imagery and 360° Media.

February 2010

Casual Connect Europe 2010

Casual Games Association Events are the premiere events for the casual games industry with over 3500 professionals attending Casual Connect Events each year. Casual Connect Europe brings together the most talented and knowledgeable experts in the casual gaming field to further the casual games industry with the best of networking and learning.

August 2009

gamescom

The games are coming to Cologne! In summer 2009, gamescom is starting – Europe's new trade fair highlight for interactive games and entertainment is coming to Koelnmesse.
"Celebrate the Games!" - The entire industry is meeting here, as well as anyone who is enthusiastic about computers and video games. Be there and make use of the international contacts and business opportunities.

GDC Europe 2009

GDC Europe will serve as the premier pan-European developer event in 2009. Led by Frank Sliwka, the former head of Leipziger Messe's Games Convention Developers Conference (GCDC), GDC Europe will engender learning, networking, and inspiration via the GDC's renowned conference content quality and access to the industry leaders driving innovation in games across the globe.

  • 17th August 2009
  • Cologne Congress Center East, Cologne, Germany
  • gdceurope.com/

May 2009

fmx/09 - Animation, Effects, Games and Digital Media

At fmx/09 international speakers provide an insight into the creation, production and distribution of digital entertainment and discuss innovative approaches in the industry and research. Numerous panels, workshops and presentations draw a discerning audience, two-thirds of whom are professionals while one-third is made up of students. In an open atmosphere and casual encounters top names of the industry present their latest achievements, hard- and software companies demonstrate their innovations, recruiters search for new talent, schools and universities feature their programs and graduates.

  • 5th May 2009
  • Stuttgart, Germany
  • fmx.de

February 2009

Casual Connect Hamburg

Casual Games Association Events are the premiere events for the casual games industry with over 3,000 professionals attending Casual Connect Events each year. Casual Connect Europe brings together the most talented and knowledgeable experts in the casual gaming field to further the casual games industry with the best of networking and learning.

August 2008

August 2007

Games Convention

The latest games, the best hardware, exciting infotainment and edutainment, fun sports areas, shows, premieres and celebrities - for four years now, all this has made the GC into THE event of the year.

August 2006

Games Convention

We don't have a description of this event yet.

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