NEXT Conference

The NEXT brand addresses the key digital trends in design, marketing and product development, while endeavouring to explore their impact on human behaviour.

Get ready for another in-person conference experience in Hamburg and mark the date in your calendars! On September 22/23, 2022, NEXT22 will take place in Hamburg under the theme “Hug the System”.

All about NEXT22

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NEXT loves Reeperbahn Festival!

Reeperbahn Festival is the biggest club festival in Europe and the largest international European platform for pop culture and the music industry. Once again, the festival surround our NEXT experience with its buzzing vibe with concerts from emerging artists, a diverse arts, film and word programme as well as the Reeperbahn Festival Conference.

Photo Credits: Dario Dumancic, Florian Trykowski, Christian Hedel, Michael Rathmayr, Marvin Contessi

NEXT loves Reeperbahn Festival!

Reeperbahn Festival is the biggest club festival in Europe and the largest international European platform for pop culture and the music industry. Once again, the festival surround our NEXT experience with its buzzing vibe with concerts from emerging artists, a diverse arts, film and word programme as well as the Reeperbahn Festival Conference.

Photo Credits: Dario Dumancic, Florian Trykowski, Christian Hedel, Michael Rathmayr, Marvin Contessi

Check out the highlights of the past years

Brands that joined NEXT in the past:

Brands that joined NEXT in the past:

In good company: our previous partners and attendees

Media Partners

Media Partners

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Meet the team

Get in touch.

You have questions about NEXT? Find your answer in our FAQs or simply drop us a line.

Meet the team

The NEXT crowd: former speakers

  • Azeem Azhar

    Exponential View, Founder, Entrepreneur, Investor, Writer

  • James Bridle

    Artist & Writer

  • David Mattin

    Founder of New World
    Same Humans

  • Tim Leberecht

    Author, The Business Romantic

  • Dr. Ayesha Khanna

    CEO, ADDO AI, Founder, 21C Girls

  • Amber Case

    MIT Media Lab/Center for Future Civic Media, Research Fellow

  • Tricia Wang

    Constellate Data, Co-Founder

  • Mark Curtis

    Accenture Interactive, Head of Innovation and Thought Leadership

  • Nathalie Nahai

    Expert in psychology, persuasive tech and human behaviour

  • Viveca Chan

    WE Marketing Group, Founder & Group CEO

The NEXT crowd: former speakers and attendees

  • Francesca Bria

    CDP Venture Capital, President

  • Parag Khanna

    Futuremap.io, Managing Partner

  • Benedict Evans

    Independent Analyst

  • Holger Schellkopf

    t3n, Chief Editor

  • Maria von Scheel-Plessen

    Gucci, Director EMEA

  • Eliza Filby

    gradtrain, Generations Consultant

  • Alexander Baumgardt

    California College of the Arts, Professor, Interaction Design

  • Nina Klaß

    next.Media Hamburg, Head of nextMedia.Hamburg

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Safe NEXT

Your safety is our top priority – even when networking. Here you can find our hygiene concept.

Learn more

Discover

How to get from A to B and where to grab a bite to eat along the way.

Learn more