Meet the right people in the right place!

At a conference as big as devcom, it is not always easy to find the time for networking between talks and panels.
We help you connect with the people and companies of interest to you at our great side events.

devcom Networking Dinner

International C-level decision makers, speakers and VIPs are invited for a fine-dining and networking experience on Sunday, the night before devcom Developer Conference kicks off.

Dine and connect with people from the industry even before the event. As host, devcom will do personal introductions throughout the entire evening.

Date: Sun, Aug 21, 2022 • 8pm (CEST).
Location: tba.
Access: All-Access Pass, Speaker Pass & by invitation.
(The first 50 Business Pass holders will also get access!)

devcom Sunset Mixer Party

All devcom attendees are invited to gather on Monday evening on the devcom piazza for an ice cold beer or a refreshing soft drink. Connect with the devcom community at the most relaxed event of the week.

The devcom Sunset Mixer Party will take place right after the GIGA ceremony.

Date: Mon, Aug 22, 2022 • 8pm (CEST)
Location: Piazza, Koelnmesse
Access: all devcom pass categories

devcom Indie Developer Night

Taking place on Tuesday, devcom Indie Developer Night brings the #ddc2022 conference part to an end and paves the way for everything happening during gamescom.

This is the perfect chance not only to participate in one of the week’s best parties, but also to enjoy it with our developer community and to connect with professionals from the industry.

Date: Tue, Aug 23, 2022 • 8pm (CEST)
Location: tba.
Access: all devcom on-site pass categories

devcom Executive Summit

Our devcom Executive Summits are roundtable events for experienced games industry experts and managers, where we discuss openly and honestly the challenges our industry must master now and in the future.

With a group of 30-40 highly seasoned executives we focus on different topics each time we run this top-level event.

Date: Tue, Aug 23, 2022
Location: Congress Center, Koelnmesse
Access: devcom All Access Pass categories & by invitation

Pitch it! – Summer Edition

Are you an experienced developer or indie looking for partners to support your next project? Or are you a publisher and on the lookout for the next upcoming hit?

Either way, the devcoms Pitch it! – Summer Edition and its Pitching Stage will take place live in Cologne on August 25, 2022.

All online features with advanced filtering options will be available for the whole #ddc2022 matchmaking period, starting on August 8 up until September 11, 2022.


Be a devcom Side Event Sponsor!

Each year, devcom attracts attendees from every aspect and level of the global game industry. In addition to an inspiring conference program, devcom offers a range of events that bring people together to exchange ideas and fuel their creative energy and enthusiasm.

As a Side Event sponsor, your support is not only visible, it also adds value to your industry presence. Our Events Team will gladly help you to find the best sponsorship package – get in touch with us for more details!


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