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devcom is a hub for the global game development community, for sharing knowledge and conducting business.

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Visit devcom Developer Conference and more events. Enjoy our Twitch shows, podcasts and community networking.

The Ticket Shop for #ddc2023 is already open!

The Ticket Shop for #ddc2023 is already open!

#ddc2023 Tickets are on sale!

  • The Content, Business and VIP & Networking Passes are now available at a reduced prize!

Join us at #ddc2023!

devcom Developer Conference 2023 takes place August 20 – 22 in Cologne, Germany and online

Call for Speakers

Be a speaker at devcom Developer Conference 2023! No matter whether you’re a novice or stage veteran – just hit the button below to submit your talk, panel or workshop proposals!

Call for Indies

30 selected indie games will be presented at the NRW Indie Showcase at #ddc2023! Apply now for hybrid or online-only participation and additional benefits – it’s FREE!

“devcom has quickly become one of the must-attend game industry events in Europe!”

Kate Edwards, Geogrify

“devcom is relevant for any developer, publisher, or industry professional looking to create partnerships!”

Christina Seelye, Maximum Games

“devcom truly is a global community coming together to share ideas, perspectives, experiences and technology!”

David Santiago, Insomniac Games

“I’ve been to all kind of conferences, small and large, and I find that devcom suits me best.”

Svyatoslav Torik, Wargaming.net

Join us as a Volunteer!

Becoming a part of devcom’s volunteer community is not as difficult as you might imagine. As a volunteer, you have the chance to get your foot in the door and become part of a great community.

The devcom volunteer community is a mix which welcomes all of you, according to our motto: strong for diversity and inclusion, motivated, extraordinary and committed! Whether you are a student or games industry veteran, everyone can apply.

This year we’re only accepting on-site volunteers. Possible tasks during #ddc2023 would be such as:

  • Registration management/badge handout
  • Speaker & session management (handling of the Q&A)
  • Supervision of the headset counter
  • Support our side events like the sunset mixer, the developer night party or at partner receptions
  • and many more!

Training for all tasks will be held on Saturday, August 19, and Sunday, August 20, 2023 in Cologne.

For your honorary help and support we will provide:

  • Food & beverages from Sunday, August 20 up to and including Tuesday, August 22.
  • 1x Hybrid: Business Pass
  • 1x 3-days trade visitor ticket for gamescom
  • 2x volunteer T-shirt (exclusive annual edition, not available for sale)

Join now and help us make devcom Developer Conference 2023 another success!

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