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.



  • 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 …
  • 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
  • #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 …
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • #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.
  • 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, BERLIN25 -28 May - IT’S OFFICIAL! THE SECOND EDITION OF THE STATE OF DESIGN, BERLIN FESTIVAL WILL RUN FROM MAY 25 THROUGH MAY 28 2017, AND WILL AGAIN BE CURATED BY ALEXANDRA KLATT AND MAX BORKA. Two exhibitions will stand central to the festival: Alles Neu, Nieuwe German Gestaltung #006 and Total Change, Nieuwe Global Gestaltung #001. But there …
  • 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.
  • “Berlin is always worth a visit – especially in spring.”

    Andreas Gebhard / CEO / re:publica GmbH