What’s NEXT

NEXT is the event for those who actively participate in shaping the digital transformation. In the vibrant surrounding of the Reeperbahn Festival, we will dive deeply into the world of tomorrow’s customers, business models and strategies. And experience together HOW WE WILL LIVE next.

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Speakers of NEXT15

  • David Mattin

    Head of Trends & Insights

    David Mattin leads TrendWatching's global team and brings trends to life in inspirational talks and workshops.

  • Tim Leberecht

    Author, The Business Romantic

    Tim Leberecht ("The Business Romantic") helps companies like Amazon, Boeing or Starbucks create meaningful experiences.

  • Yuri van Geest

    Founding CEO

    Yuri van Geest is co-author of "Exponential Organizations"and works for MIT, Google, Singularity University and global brands.

  • Scott Smith


    The US-futurist explains how consumers will change their behaviour radically.

  • Barbara Karuth-Zelle

    Board Member of Allianz Managed Operations & Services SE (AMOS SE)

    Barbara Karuth-Zelle is working as an enabler for Digital Transformation at the Allianz Group.

  • Anab Jain

    Founder & Director

    Anab Jain provokes new future-facing ideas in design and tech innovation.

  • Nils Wollny

    Head of Digital Business

    The Head of Digital Business at AUDI is an expert for digital transformation and innovation.

  • A. Deschamps-Sonsino


    The interaction and product designer is one of the thought leaders in IoT.

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  • The most exciting digital conference in Europe

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What others say about next

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  • One of the most important conferences for the internet economy in this country

    Süddeutsche Zeitung

  • One of the world’s top conferences for tech passionates

    Robert Scoble, Scobleizer

  • NEXT is for the European internet industry what SXSW is for the world


  • The NEXT Festival 2015

    Most visitors find this information on NEXT15 helpful. What’s NEXT? Who joins? Why you should too.

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  • Brands supporting NEXT

    Thanks to these guys, NEXT is going to happen for the 10th time. Talk to us about sponsorship packages tailored to your goals.

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  • NEXT goes Reeperbahn

    We are proud to be part of the vibrant Reeperbahn Festival for modern popular culture in Hamburg.

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  • Your Trip to Hamburg

    Plan ahead! Due to great demand during Reeperbahn Festival, tickets and hotels will sell out fast.

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Barely 10 years old, NEXT has decided to large it up and meet with Germany's most colorful event for club music and pop culture: the Reeperbahn Festival. Means: With your NEXT Ticket, you also get access to every event location, bar and concert around the corner. So you will always have something to head to or at least to discuss what's next.

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