Find the upcoming dates in our calender, for cooperations and even more events have a look in the German calender version.

  mediengipfel:  Twice a year media:net, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg and Medienanstalt Berlin-Brandenburg organize this exclusive business event. Set in an elegant atmosphere, this event sees high-profile speakers and guests from politics, business, media and culture get together. Review: 43. mediengipfel


  mediendinner: Top-class hosts, fresh keynotes, delicious treats – co-hosted by media:net and Medienboard the medien.dinner allows for networking in an exclusive atmosphere. Review: mediendinner 2018
Politischer Morgen: Getting involved on behalf of our members: At this exclusive get-together enterpreneurs and representatives from politics meet to discuss current issues and to decide what measures have to be taken. Political guests in the past:  Matthias Machnig, Frank Henkel, Ramona Pop, Heiko Maas, Matthias Kollatz-Ahnen, Sahra Wagenknecht, Katrin Lompscher, Michael Müller, Monika Grütters, Dorothee Bär, Christian Rickerts, Anja Karliczek. (On invitation only)
  media:net poliTisch: The focus of this evening is a concrete topic we want to discuss with the undersecretaries. For this purpose, we are everytime inviting a group of experts decisively contributing to the dialogue. By the end of the evening it is our goal to give the undersekretaries concrete instructions to take along. Review: Christian RickertsBjörn Böhning, Thomas Kralinski, Sabine Smentek.
  media:netLAW: Are you up-to-date when it comes to legalmatters? Our regular workshops keep you informed
  media:netFINANCE: Are you up-to-date when it comes to financial matters? Our regular workshops keep you informed.
  media:netTRENDS: This format is all about the newest developments in the media industry. Here you can get in touch with innovators and discuss where the road is leading – and whether it’s worth going there.
  media:netFUN: Our media:netFUN series offers cultural and sports events beyond business. Popular events include Golfing Day, the Berlin Company Run, our Medienliga team »« and visits to the Art Forum Berlin. Review: Dragonboats Media Cup 2017, Golf tournament 2018.
  Salon Kreativ: Set up for the creative scene in Berlin, we invite agencies to talk about current topics in media and advertising business. In cooperation with Projekt Zukunft Berlin. Review: Salon Kreativ May 2018, Salon Kreativ November 2018
Creative Dinner: Together with Berlin’s Senate Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises we invite up to 70 stakeholders from corporation and agencies for an exclusive matchmaking dinner. Review:  Creative Dinner 2018


  DWOMEN – women in digital business: Andrea Peters, CEO of media:net berlinbrandenburg, and Sonja Kardorf, chairwoman of Investitionsbank Berlin, invite personally decision makers to an exclusive circle for a change of perspectives and to widen horizons. Review: DWOMEN with Tina Funk, Natacha Neumann, Solveig Schulze.
Female Producer´s Talk:  media:net, rbb media and UFA invite female entrepreneurs and professionals of media and creative industry with specialisation in film and tv to a informal get together. Review: FEMALE PRODUCERS’ Networking Breakfast.
  25HOURS | 48HOURS: this series helps Berlin and Brandenburg-based companies of the creative industry to break into new markets. We aim at getting regional companies into contact with international cooperation and sales partners. Within 25h/48hours professionals from Berlin and Brandenburg visit innovative industries in an international city or region. Review: 48 h Stockholm
  gamescom: Companies from Berlin-Brandenburg travel towards the Rhine Region to represent themselves on a joint stand during gamescom. The exhibition space organized by games:net berlinbrandenburg. All corporates based in Berlin or Brandenburg can be part of it, members of media:net are offered special conditions. Review: gamescom 2018
  dmexco: The joint stand BERLIN.DIGITAL garanties visitbility on one of the biggest fairs for digital Marketing. All corporates based in Berlin or Brandenburg can be part of it. members of media:net are offered special conditions. Review: dmexco 2018
  SLUSH: Europe’s leading startup event is taking place in helsinki in november. It attracts more than 15.000 visitors every year. In cooperation with it’s initiative is coordinating the joint stand for representives from Berlin and Brandenburg
Our initiatives

The event formats of our initiatives are obviously open to all media:net members. 


  meet the industry is a platform whose aim is to show representatives of different industry segments what form partnerships in areas such as automotive, food, retail, tourism, logistics and healthcare might take. ‘meet the industry’ brings together the different sectors to discuss topics of mutual interest while taking into account different approaches. Review: meet the industry 2018
  HR_netWork is aimed at all employees of our member companies whose work touches on human resources and personnel issues. We want to address and discuss relevant topics with you and share our experiences – whether it relates to change management, recruitment development, employer branding, Generation Y, the fundamentals of employment law, women in technology, benefits, training/advertising for occupational groups or work 4.0. Review: More Info >>
  University Meets Economy is an initiative that aims to foster direct dialogue between universities and companies from within the industry. By establishing close links between education and business, media.connect wants to promote industry-relevant training and development, so that graduates can walk straight into a role after completing their studies. The first round table discussions with a focus on media communication and media management have already yielded initial insights into the experiences gained in this area. Review: More Info >>
  medientreff in Babelsberg: Since 2010, media.connect brandenburg and its members have brought the first half of the year to a close in festive style with a summer networking evening. The member companies and friends of the network are welcomed by the Minister for the Economy and Energy and the Mayor of Potsdam together with the partners of the Media Meeting. Review: medientreff 2018
  Produzentenbrunch: Together with longterm partners Boehmert & Boehmert, the representation of the Land Brandenburg, Brandenburg’s Ministry of Economy and the new supporters Medienanstalt Berlin-Brandenburg, the event was established as the meeting place for film producers during the Berlinale. A panel discussion focuses on current topics of the scene. Review: Produzentenbrunch 2018
   Filmlounge: The event takes place once a year and brings together the Film and TV industry of the capital region. After a short keynote (speakers in the past: Jonas Dornbach, producer of Toni Erdmann; Henning Kamm, producer of DETAiLFILM) the location Audi City Berlin offers the best ocassion for networking. Review: Filmlounge 2018
  International Film und Finance Lunch: During Berlinale, key players of the film industry are invited to a matchmaking lunch to discuss financing opportunites. Review: International Film and Finance Lunch, Berlinale 2019
  production:net BREAKFAST: A morning round on regular basis which has the industries current topics in the menu.
  production:net INDUSTRY DAY offers a platform for students, alumni from the interdisciplinary fields film and tv with experienced experts with focus on the film industry. 10 companies present themselves with current projects and offer an insight into their work within 10 minutes. Afterwards, the companies have the possibility to get direct contact to the students in the frame of a fair. Review: production:net INDUSTRY DAY 2018
  Investors’ Dinner: Founder and Investors are having an 3-course-menu in a confidential and exclusive atmosphere to discuss investments. After every course the seating changes and the startups get the chance to pitch their ideas to different investors. Review: Investors’ Dinner 2018

Investors’ Dinner Europe:  EIT Digital and media:net berlinbrandenburg invite  top European EIT Digital Startups to meet European investors edition of the Investors’ Dinner EU. Review: Investors’ Dinner EU 2016

  startup:netCLUB: the platform to exchange learnings, cooperations, to communicate and to connect among each other. Founders are meeting professionales and entrepreneurs for advice and some nice talks. Review 2017
  startup:net Roundtable: A morning round on regular basis which has the industries current topics in the menu. Review 2019
  Crossover Dinner: the Crossover Dinner combines dinner and workshop. One established corporate encounters selected entrepreneurs to develop solution on a concrete question. Review: Crossover Dinner 2019
  games:net NEW YEARS RECEPTION: Every beginning of a new year we will celebrate new ideas, challenges and collaborations. The games industry of the capital region will have the opportunity to share their visions. Review: New Years Reception 2019
  games:net SUMMER RECEPTION: is the most important reunion of the games-scene in the capital region! Review: End of Summer Reception 2018
  games:net BREAKFAST: is the exclusive platform to create key contacts between the relevant players in the game industry: developers, distributors and institutions. games:net BREAKFAST with Teut Weidemann
  games:net INDUSTRY DAY  offers a plattfor for the exchange between students and alumni of interdisciplinary fields as IT, Design, Development, Animation and Management, and established experts with the focus on the games industry. 10 companies with current projects present themselves in 10 minutes to give insights about their work. Review: Industry Day 2018
  games:net PRESENTS is the platform to present important personalities of the scene as part of a guest lecture. Review: 2018
  games:net ROUNDTABLE:

is the platform for learning about and to swap ideas on important topics for the industry!The regularly discussion forums to current topics of the games-scene are giving inspiring impulses. Review 2018



  Matchmaking Dinner: The Matchmaking Dinner unites and promotes networking between the most important decision-makers from the games, information, communication and technology industries as well as politics and institutions in the frame of the International Games Week Berlin. Review: 2018
Dates for events in 2019:
  08.4. Matchmaking Dinner (International gamesweekberlin)
  Nordic Game/ Malmö (22.5.-24.5.), Gamescom/ Köln (20.8.-24.8.)
Investors‘ Dinner, Slush/ Helsinki (21.11.-22.11.)