Veranstaltung NRW Europa

gamescom 2023

22.08.2023 10:30 | 23.08.2023 19:00 Uhr
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Company Mission at the gamescom in Cologne

International companies and partners from the gaming industry, game developers & studios are invited to participate in a company mission as part of the gamescom trade fair – the world's largest event for computer and video games and Europe's most comprehensive business platform for the games industry in Cologne.

During the two-day extensive business program, participants will have the chance:

  • meet industry leaders, potential cooperation partners and business contacts from the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia,
  • gain insights into the hotspot of the gaming industry & business opportunities in Germany,
  • get in touch with main network partners & companies from the gaming city of Cologne & establish new collaboration,
  • inform themselves about European funding programs for joint projects with German partners.


Programme Company Mission

Tuesday, 22nd August

10:00am           Registration & Coffee@KölnBusiness
                              (Börsenplatz 1, 50667 Cologne)

10:30am           Welcome & Introduction of the Delegation

11:15am           City of Cologne & the Games Industry by Samira Kingreen &
                               Christoph Kohlhaas; KölnBusiness

11:35am           Gaming opportunities in the German State of
                               North Rhine-Westphalia
by Florian Schnitzler,
                               NRW.Global Business

11:50am           Cologne Game Lab by Prof. Bjoern Bartholdy

12:10am  - representing the interests of the
                              digital games industry in North Rhine-Westphalia
by Denise Gühnemann

12:30pm           Networking Lunch@KölnBusiness

2:00-2:45pm   Presentation Bild und TonFabrik by Robert May

5-7pm                European Game Night, networking & pitching event by
                              SpielFabrique, NRW.Global Business & Business France
                              (free of charge,
pre-registration compulsory; DevCom,
Deutz-Mülheimer Str. 51, 50679 Cologne)


Wednesday, 23rd August

9am                    Visit gamescom Cologne
                               (for B2B area
trade visitor tickets required!)

10:50am           Meeting point: booth Medien Digital Land NRW
                              (B2B area,
Hall 4.1 | A061gB070g)

11-12am           NRW@gamescom – meet main streamers, associations &
                               networking partners of the German State of
                              North Rhine-Westphalia

12 am              Visit booth Nurogames (Hall 10.1, booth C031)

6.30 pm           Cologne gamescom Business Mixer @Design Post
, Deutz, Mülheimer Str. 22A, 50679 Cologne

Cologne gamescom Business Mixer @Design Post (pre-registration)

*** The number of participants is limited ***

Please note: 

You need to fill in 2 forms to register to this event: 1. the Registration and 2. your Company Application (deadline: 21st July).

The organisers reserved the right to select participants based on the application profiles. The applicants will be notified about their participation no later than 31st July 2023.


The registration is closed!

Ihre Kontakte

Gregor Stolarczyk

ZENIT GmbH / NRW.Europa

Ekaterina Karpushenkova

ZENIT GmbH / NRW.Europa