gamescom congress: 25.08.2022 #gcc22

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The gamescom congress 2022

Whether education, industry, healthcare or social coexistence - all economic and cultural areas benefit from games and games technologies. The gamescom congress shows you that there is much more to games than entertainment.

With a broad spectrum of topics and top speakers from Germany and abroad, the gamescom congress is in demand far beyond the games industry. The gamescom congress will take place as part of gamescom 2022 on 25 August 2022 - on site in Cologne and here on the web.

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This year exclusively digital admission tickets are being issued. It is thus necessary for you to download the gamescom ticketing app, which is available from the App Store or from the Google Play Store. After registering in the app using the log-in data from your Koelnmesse account, your admission ticket will be displayed automatically in the ticket wallet of the app.

Only one ticket can be redeemed per visitor

You can purchase the following tickets:

• gamescom congress day ticket
• Combiticket private visitors
• Combiticket trade visitors*
• Discounted congress ticket for educators and students
• Discounted combi-ticket for educators and students

*Purchase is possible only for personal use and after prior legitimation. The number of tickets is regulated for the need of one person.

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Buy your ticket now (incl. students & educators)

Corona Notice

The Covid restrictions for trade fairs and events in North Rhine-Westphalia were lifted in April 2022. For gamescom independently of this, measures such as improved entrance management, optimised visitor guidance, wider aisles or digital waiting queue management will be implemented. At once Koelnmesse will continue to apply its comprehensive hygiene policy, such as providing hand sanitiser dispensers and cleaning at regular intervals. Further regulations on the gamescom 2022 (mouth nose protection, specifications for the Covid status vaccinated/recovered/tested) Koelnmesse reserves the right to decide on these measures against the backdrop of the dynamics of the Covid situation at a later point in time.

The gamescom congress 2022 will take place on site at the Cologne exhibition centre in the Congress-Centrum North:

Congress-Centrum Koelnmesse
Deutz-Mülheimer Straße
D – 50679 Köln

gamescom congress

The gamescom congress is Europe’s leading conference on the potential of computer games. Covering a broad spectrum of topics, the congress shows that game technologies help to inspire innovations and master digitalization in nearly all economic and social spheres.

The gamescom congress addresses guests far beyond the games industry. They include experts from the fields of culture, education, pedagogy, politics, science, media and business representatives from all sectors.

The gamescom congress will take place for the 14th time in 2022 as part of gamescom, the world's largest event for computer and video games and Europe's leading business platform for the games industry. The gamescom congress is organised by Koelnmesse GmbH and game - Association of the German Games Industry. The conference is sponsored by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

gamescom congress Streams
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  • Gaming for resilience?
  • Beyond Gamification
  • Debatt(l)e Royale 2021 - Die Politik-Arena auf der gamescom
  • Video Games & the Future of Entertainment
  • Zur Machbarkeit von Games in der schulischen Bildung
  • Machine Playing: Mit KI in neue Spielwelten
  • Die Zukunft des Autos als mobile Entertainment-Plattform
  • Real Racing and Gaming Simulations
  • Brücken bauen mit Fusion Campus