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Welcome to the gamescom congress

We look forward to welcoming you again this year to the gamscom congress. On 26 and 27 August 2021, our speakers will shed light on the diverse social, economic and cultural potentials of games in various program points.

More information will follow shortly.

Take a look back at gamescom congress 2020:

gamescom congress Streams
  • Debatt(l)e Royale
  • Political Opening
  • Welcome reception
  • Protecting the environment with games
  • Video games, EU Policy Priorities and the Impact of Covid-19
gamescom congress 2020 | online

The gamescom congress is Europe's leading conference for the potential of computer and video games in society and economy.

The gamescom congress convinces with a wide range of topics and showed that games technologies help to master digitalization in almost all economic and social areas. In 2020, the congress took place for the twelfth time as part of gamescom, the world's largest event for computer and video games.

The gamescom congress functions as a think tank for digitization far beyond the games industry. The conference is aimed at cultural creators, educators, politicians, scientists, journalists and business representatives from all industries.How can games impart knowledge? Where can the industry benefit from games? How do games influence our living together? These and many other questions were the focus of the gamescom congress 2020.

The congress is organized by Koelnmesse GmbH and game e.V., the association of the German games industry.

Our partners 2020

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