Introducing our amazing NEXT23 venues!

This year, all NEXT23 venues are located either on or close to the world famous ´Reeperbahn´, which once again provides the iconic backdrop for the amazing NEXT experience. As you’ll see from the map, all venues are within walking distance. Take a closer look at them below.

Get an overview:

This is where it all happens:

Main Stage – Schmidts Tivoli

Direct on the Reeperbahn and next to St. Pauli’s iconic Davidwache police station, this ornate theatre is almost 150 years old. This grand venue will be the main stage of our event, where our keynote presentations, engaging talks, and much more on Thursday. We kick off the day with registration starting promptly at 7:30 am.

SCHMIDTS TIVOLI – Spielbudenplatz 27-28


Reached by an eye-catching glass lift offering views over the Reeperbahn strip, GAGA is the NEXT23 networking hub. High above St. Pauli, the club opens its doors. Our NEXT networking hub offers talks & workshops, demos, a co-working space and networking areas with free coffee and other beverages. Come along, mingle with the NEXT crowd and meet the NEXT Partners. And don’t forget to check out the legendary GAGA parties.

GAGA – Spielbudenplatz 21-22


Known for its delightful ambiance, this charming restaurant has earned a reputation for serving the finest Schnitzel in Hamburg. As one of our locations it will host a selection of afternoon sessions at NEXT.

GASSENHAUR – Kastanienallee 32


A boat well known for hosting the best get-together experience in Hamburg. Check in here and join the unique river cruise.

MS NEXT – St. Pauli-Landungsbrücken Brücke 6/7

The Baby Goat

The Baby Goat Barn is your go-to spot for intriguing workshops, panels and socializing with fellow NEXT23 attendees.

THE BABY GOAT BARN – Detlev-Bremer-Straße 49