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Join & Big-Data.AI Summit 2019 For Free!

Startups are the provoking heart of digitisation. With outstanding talents they impact the greatest industries and disrespect the status quo on a daily basis. 
If you are one of these misfits, crazy ones or rebells, we want to give you the chance to join and the Big-Data.AI Summit for free.

All you need to do is apply with your Startup for a free Startup Pass! 

The passes include 

  • Access to the Marketplace, Exhibition Areas, Tech Touch Areas, and Digital Arts Lab
  • Access to all stages, keynotes, and workshops of & Big-Data.AI Summit
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and everything inbetween
  • Invitation to the exclusive party on the first night of

What's In It For You?

Share Knowledge

Over 350 digital experts are taking the grand stages of In interactive workshops, masterclasses, and keynotes they share what they've learned, their visions, and fuck-ups, as founders, managers, politicians and scientists. 


Network with 5,000+ Digital Experts

Over 5,000 visitors from all around the globe gather at to push the boundaries of technology and drive innovation forward. Through special networking services and events, you will meet the right people at the right time. No matter if you're looking for partners, ideas, people that can push your project, or simply a fresh look at your product. 


Impact Technology

Witness ground-breaking inventions first-hand and share your experiences with the inventors and minds behind them. The tech shown at, provided by thoroughly curated partners, will impact all layers of coming generations.  


Big-Data.AI Summit

For the first time ever, connects with a unique event to enable a deep dive into big data and AI. The Big-Data.AI Summit 2019 is joining us for a special partnership. All participants of will be free to explore the #BAS19, their full conference program, workshops, and exhibition areas. All included in your festival pass.


The Festival in Numbers




International Participants







Past Speakers

He Started A Revolution

Scott Chacon - Co-Founder, Github

Scott is a developer who co-founded GitHub, which started a revolution for coders. He left in 2016 to focus on a startup that combines his passion for software and languages. 


She Fought For Strength

Nora Vanessa Wohlert - Founder, Edition F

Nora-Vanessa Wohlert is the founder and managing director of Edition F, the business lifestyle platform for women.

Nora Wohlert

He Taught Cars To Think

Johann Jungwirth - EVP of Mobility Services, Volkswagen

Johann worked as director at Apple for 13 month. In 2015, he was poached by Volkswagen as EVP of Mobility Services, were he manages the digitalisation strategy.

Johann Jungwirth

She Disrupted Transportation

Birgit Bohle - CEO, DB Fernverkehr (German Railway Services)

Initially Head of Business Development, she went on to become Member of the Management Board. In 2011 she was promoted to the position of CEO of DB. 

Birgit Bohle