Highlights of the flagship events
re:publica 2015: Finding Europe
re:publica is Europe's leading event for the digital society. Since 2007, it has developed into a "community-wide conference" with 6,000 participants. For #rp15, 450 speakers from 45 countries are expected for more than 300 hours of events on 16 stages. re:publica has expanded by partnering with MEDIA CONVENTION Berlin. Subconferences such as Global Innovation Gathering (GIG), City of the Future, #FASHIONTECH BERLIN and re:cord MusicDay will focus on specific themes.
MEDIA CONVENTION Berlin
This year, MEDIA CONVENTION Berlin will be presenting itself in an even more international, innovative and multi-faceted light. In cooperation with Medienanstalt Berlin-Brandenburg and re:publica, numerous events relating to film, television, platforms, digitization, regulation and new journalism formats are set to take place on three stages on May 5 and 6.
After the success of last three HEUREKA conferences, this one-day event, which will be held on May 5, 2015, will include distinguished speakers, interactive workshops and start-up pitches in the fourth round. HEUREKA Conference has set itself the task of taking young companies to the next level. In addition, the event will provide information on key factors for sustained success, encourage networking with entrepreneurs and facilitate exchanges with powerful investors and media representatives.
VideoDays - #VD15Berlin
For the first time ever, VideoDays will also take place in Berlin this year, on May 1 and 2. It is the largest YouTube meeting in Europe and the largest YouTube show in the world. On May 1, CommunityDay, fans will have the opportunity to meet famous YouTube stars. On May 2, ShowDay, there will be a live show during which many famous YouTube acts will take the stage. On this occasion, the popular PlayAwards will also be awarded in Berlin to the most successful YouTube channels. Up to 6,500 visitors are expected in the Arena Berlin.
Spokeswoman Berlin Partner
Source: Berlin Partner for Business and Technology