FOR BUSINESS | gamescom: 21.–25.08.2024 ONL: 20.08.2024

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gamescom for trade visitors

Business, know-how, entertainment, and fun merge at gamescom. As Europe's leading platform for the games industry, gamescom offers unique business opportunities and a lot of room for networking: experience the business area, gamescom biz, the devcom Developer Conference, and the gamescom congress. You can look forward to the latest developments and innovations, a varied program with exclusive lectures, panels, workshops, and the possibility for a personal exchange about current themes of the gaming industry.

gamescom business area

The gamescom business area is especially conceived of for trade visitors. It provides the optimal framework for personal conversations and targeted networking, including possibilities to retreat. Here you have the possibility to meet in peace with business partners and exchange ideas for new cooperation ideas. In addition to this, you receive exclusive insight into new games, technologies, and trends, even before they are presented to the broad public.

Opening hours business area:

Wednesday, August 21: 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 22: 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Friday, August 23: 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

Admission: Only exhibitors, trade visitors, and media representatives have access to the business area.

gamescom biz

Networking and matchmaking with gamescom biz

gamescom biz is the official B2B platform for trade visitors, exhibitors, and media representatives of gamescom, devcom, and gamescom asia. As a central digital hub, the app offers you a variety of networking features, helps you with event preparation and follow-up as well as on-site during your trade fair visit, and provides important information for successful trade fair participation.

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gamescom congress

gamescom congress

The gamescom congress is Europe's leading conference dealing with the potential of computer and video games in society and the economy. The event offers you a unique opportunity to inform yourself about current developments in the industry, to acquire insight into innovative projects and research results, and to participate in discussions on social questions in connection with games.

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devcom Developer Conference

The devcom Developer Conference 2023 took place on August 20 to 22, 2023 in the Congress Centre East of Koelnmesse and gathered thousands of trade visitors from the games industry in Cologne. The conference provided a platform for the exchange of knowledge, ideas, and experiences as well as the possibility to establish new business contacts.

In 2024, look forward to exciting lectures, panels, discussions, and workshops, in which leading experts and industry representatives illuminate current trends, best practices, and challenges in the games industry.