Berlin’s event scene: Digital. Business. Diversity. Excitement. Innovation. Underground. In short: One of a kind! spring berlin, the new event platform, bundles important events, conferences and festivals taking place in Berlin’s creative industries, from 20 March to 20 June 2017.



  • MAKER FAIREJUNE 10-11 - Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth: A family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, Maker Faire is an all-ages gathering of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students, and commercial exhibitors. This year marks Maker Faire's third annual festival in Berlin, at Station on June 10/11.
  • achtung berlin19 - 26 April - achtung berlin – new berlin film award is an annual film festival for new German Cinema in Berlin. With a focus on film creation in the German capital city region, the film festival has made an unmistakable and distinctive mark on the film landscape. In the meantime, achtung berlin – new berlin film award has become …
  • #verlagebesuchen21 - 23 APRIL - Welcome to #verlagebesuchen! It’s World Book Day again! This year for the first time many publishing houses open their doors for you! You can choose between a variety of events: lectures, guided tours, workshops, talks, program presentations and many more – each of the participating publishers will create their own event for this purpose, which will take around one or two hours. The participating …
  • #gamesweekberlin24-30 April - The #gamesweekberlin (April 24–30) is the leading cross-industry communication and networking platform for games business, development and culture in Europe. On seven days, the #gamesweekberlin combines multiple events for 15.000 industry representatives and game enthusiasts alike. We see games as cultural and technological vanguard, #gamesweekberlin want to mirror their impact on our daily life and on …
  • COMICINVASIONBERLIN COMICINVASIONBERLIN24 APRIL - 7 MAY - COMICINVASIONBERLIN is the Berlin Comics Festival in spring - with satellite events all over >> Berlin, comic exhibition, book tables, workshops, presentations, live >> drawing events, concerts and and and - for everyone and for free.
  • A MAZE. / BERLIN 201726 - 29 APRIL - A MAZE./ Berlin brings together independent game developers and digital creatives from all over the world to share their knowledge and visions, presenting their projects and making contacts to collaborate on future projects. A MAZE. / Berlin is also a public festival with an mind-blowing music lineup and an hand selected exhibition of videogames, virtual reality experiences and interactive installations. More information on
  • Digitizing the Greenery27 April - 25 May - For the second year re:publica and the International Garden Exhibition (IGA) are having a cooperation on the subject “Digitizing the Greenery”
  • XJAZZ Festival3 - 7 May - On its debut in May 2014, XJAZZ Festival instantly became Berlin’s biggest Jazz festival – with 48 bands and almost 10,000 visitors. XJAZZ incorporates already existing structures and venues, whilst bringing together musicians who collaborate on and perform joint projects.
  • Investors’ Dinner4 May - media:net berlinbrandenburg invites 24 start-ups to a matching dinner with twelve leading investors. The dinner aims at straightforwardly arranging early stage financing for technology-oriented German start-ups. The participation is free of charge.
  • #unit6 MAY - #unit | Worlds First Queer Tech Festival presented by the UNICORNS IN TECH Community 
is taking place on May 6, 2017
  • #rpTEN re:publica 20178 - 10 May - The re:publica is one of the largest and most exciting conferences about digital culture in the world. re:publica will turn 10 in 2016. Once a cosy meeting point for bloggers, re:publica has become one of the world’s leading festivals for digital society themes. And no matter how we look at it, for our anniversary issue we have come to realize: Visitors are speakers. Guests are players. TEN is NET.
  • MEDIA CONVENTION Berlin8 - 10 May - MEDIA CONVENTION Berlin, hosted by Medienboard and Medien- anstalt Berlin-Brandenburg, is one of the largest and most important media-industry gatherings in Europe, and the main media conference in Germany’s capital region.
  • CUBE Tech Fair10-12 May - CUBE, a global ecosystem dedicated to bridging the gap between top B2B startups and major industry leaders, is hosting the first CUBE Tech Fair from 10th – 12th May 2017, welcoming 3,000+ guests for an exclusive invitation-only event, that brings global visibility to the most important industries in startup innovation by promoting projects between leading …
  • PICTOPLASMA BERLIN10 - 14 May - Pictoplasma is the international festival for character design – from fine to urban arts, illustration to animation, fashion, games and graphic design. Since its very first edition in 2004, the Pictoplasma Festival has been the meeting point for a diverse scene of artists and creatives from round the world, trailblazing the face of tomorrow's visual culture.
  • state of DESIGN, BERLIN1 - 4 June - Get ready for the main design event of the German capital The second edition of the yearly state of DESIGN, BERLIN festival will run from June 1 to June 4 at the Vollgutlager of the Alte Kindl Brauerei in Neukölln. With a program that includes exhibitions, talks, and a film day, the main event of …
  • Karneval der Kulturen2 - 5 June - A weekend full of music, dance, pleasure and joy of life - the Karneval der Kulturen celebrates the diversity of Berlin.
  • Wear It Festival8-9 June - Be part of one of the most forward-thinking events of the year on June 8 & 9 at Palais in the heart of Berlin! The event gathers designers, technologists, investors, entrepreneurs, business & science. Find the right partner in crime to develop the next wearable product or become a game changer of tomorrow’s fashion tech …
  • Torstraßen Festival 20178 – 11 June - In cooperation with venues, cafés, shops and bars in our neighborhood the curators Andrea Goetzke, Kevin Halpin, Norman Palm und Melissa Perales put on a music festival: Starting out as a matinée one day festival, over the years TSF has turned into a four day event that takes a current look into the local and …
  • HEUREKA Conference20 June - HEUREKA – The Founders Conference is hosted by Vertical Media, publisher of the online magazine Gründerszene. With more than 800 attendees, it is one of the biggest events for founders in the German startup scene. Since 2011, HEUREKA has inspired and prepared young entrepreneurs and startup enthusiasts for their long and winding journey as a …
  • “Berlin is always worth a visit – especially in spring.”

    Andreas Gebhard / CEO / re:publica GmbH