Berlin’s Convention Highlights 2019

  • Medical conventions and digital conferences represent the main focus

Berlin, February 2019 Berlin is increasingly attracting large medical conventions and digital events. The convention calendar for 2019 of visitBerlin’s Berlin Convention Office is well filled and points to a positive development.

Best of the forthcoming conventions:

ISIF 2019 International Hotel Investment Forum, 4.-6/3/19, 2,000 participants, Hotel InterContinental Berlin

The IHIF is the annual international meeting of real estate investors who are specifically interested in the hotel and hospitality

re:publica, 06-08/05/19, 7,000 participants, Station Berlin

The 13th edition of the Internet conference - this time under the motto "tl;dr" - Internet-speak for "too long; didn’t read" #rp19

Going Global Conference, 13-15/05/19, 1,000 participants, bcc Berlin

Going Global is a conference for leaders in the international education sector that provides an opportunity to discuss the future of higher education.

Green Tech Festival, 23-25/05/19, 50,000 visitors, Tempelhof Airport

The former Tempelhof Airport will become the setting for the first future and sustainability festival in Berlin. The festival combines an exhibition with green technologies, a conference on sustainability and a Formula E race.

EAPC 2019, 23-25/05/19, 3,000 participants, Estrel Berlin

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Palliativmedizin e.V. (German Society for Palliative Medicine) is hosting the World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care in order to reflect on international progress in the development of palliative medicine and to identify areas where action is still needed.        

Diabetes Congress, 29/05-01/06/19, 7,000 participants, CityCube

The Diabetes Congress is the annual scientific conference of the Deutsche Diabetes Gesellschaft (German Diabetes Society). Every year, some 7,000 participants take part, primarily from German-speaking countries.

WeAreDevelopers World Congress, 06-07/06/19, 15,000 participants, CityCube

Europe's largest developer conference will take place for the first time in Germany in 2019. The congress will move from Vienna to Berlin in 2019. Well in excess of 10,000 developers and IT specialists are expected to attend. International tech leaders will discuss current and future relevant IT topics under the title "People – Code – Future".

World of Coffee, 06-08/06/19, 10,000 participants, Messe Berlin

World of Coffee is the most important event for coffee specialists and is hosted in a different European city each year in June.    

NOAH Conference 2019, 13-14/06/19, 2,000 participants, Tempodrom

The NOAH conference is bringing together leading figures from the European Internet and digital economy.

TOA Berlin, 02-05/07/19, 20,000 participants, Funkhaus Berlin

Around 20,000 participants from the international tech and creative scene are expected at the TOA Tech Open Air Festival.

WCBCT 2019, 17-20/07/19, 4,000 participants, CityCube Berlin

Experts from the world of behavioural therapy are meeting for the World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies.

EMBC 2019, 23-27/07/19, 3,500 participants, CityCube Berlin

The IEEE Society for Medicine and Biology is hosting the 41st International Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference. The overarching theme is "Biomedical technology from wellness to intensive care".

XPOMET Festival 2019, 10-12/10/19, 5,000 participants, Arena Berlin

Medicine to marvel at: Xpomet is a multidisciplinary and international festival of future medicine with discoveries and advances from the health sciences, which appeals to both professionals and interested citizens.

ISUOG 2019, 13-16/10/19, 3,000 participants, Estrel Berlin

The World Congress of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology is meeting in Berlin.

World Health Summit, 27-29/10/19, 2,000 participants, KOSMOS Berlin

The World Health Summit will take place for the eleventh time in the German capital. The international discussion forum for major global health issues will attract some 2,000 doctors, scientists, NGOs, politicians and industry representatives from 90 countries to Berlin.

Data Natives, 21-22/11/19, 2,000 participants, Kühlhaus Berlin

Data Natives is an inspiring conference for the data-driven generation. The tech community is meeting for talks, educational workshops and networking.

You can get a complete overview on the convention calendar at