Event Schedule

Cologne Game Executives Dinner
November 26th 4 – 6:30 p.m.

Invite Only

The team of the INDIE Hub has the goal to connect the industry.

We would like to take the opportunity offered by the Indie Game Fest and invite you to participate in an exclusive flying dinner.

As special guests we can welcome leading representatives of the business development of the city of Cologne (KölnBusiness ).

Cologne Welcome Drink
November 26th 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

for exhibitors, partners, sponsors. and invited VIPs

The Indie Game Fest team and the city of Cologne would like to welcome you and invite you, together with our exhibitors, partners, sponsors and invited VIPs, to this exclusive networking event.

Get to know each other and see the event location first hand. Thanks to our partner KölnBusiness, drinks are completely free for 2 hours!

Indie Game Fest- Exhibition
November 27th 1:00 – 11:00 p.m.


Exchange ideas with developers on site and play unique games!

You can find a selection of games here:

Networking Brunch by Ada Quest
November 28th – 11 am- 1:00 p.m.

for exhibitors, partners, sponsors. business ticket holder and invited VIPs

Together with our partner Ada Quest we would like to invite you to a brunch on Sunday morning.

This brunch will give you once more the opportunity to network with our partner, exhibitors, business ticket holders and sponsors.

Indie Game Fest
Matchmaking Days

December 2nd & 3rd
11 am- 11:00 p.m.

Free Matchmaking
for Industrie Professionals.
Twitch Stream

We would like to invite industry representatives, youtubers and press to visit the digital World on these two days and arrange meetings on the platform using the matchmaking tool.

In addition, we will accompany the digital exhibition via the INDIE Hub Twitch Stream!
(November 27th + December 2nd & 3rd).


Your safety and health are very important to us! For this reason, we have once again increased our efforts in the fight against Covid 19.

# The 2g-plus rule applies to all program items that take place during Indie Game Fest. (Vaccinated / recovered plus additional Covid rapid test). People who cannot be vaccinated for health reasons, please bring their proof. Then they can also be tested at the testing station.

# A Covid testing station is located on the grounds of the Wasserturm Hotel.
The tests are free of charge for people with main residence in Germany. The cost of testing for all other participants will be covered by us.

#For tracking purposes, we ask you to fill out the registration form. The data will be deleted four weeks after the event.

# We are obliged to check digital vaccination certificates using the CovPassCheck app from the Robert Koch Institute and to compare the certificates with an official identification document. We ask that you have the documents ready.
All information about the CovPassCheck app can be found at https://digitaler-impfnachweis-app.de/en/covpasscheck-app

# Only persons who follow these rules will be admitted to the site. Violation may lead to exclusion from the event.

We apologize for the expected waiting time and ask for your understanding.

Indie Developer Stammtisch x Anchorpoint

In this month we welcome Anchorpoint 


At its core, a version control system, improves productivity and in turn, contributes to more efficient and happier creative teams. Most importantly, it provides more room for what we really enjoy: being creative

Date: Jun 9th, 7 -11 pm

Special GuestMatthäus Niedoba from Anchorpoint

Topic: Why it makes sense to use version management

Interview Meeting Room

After our interview + Q&A we will spin a few rounds with our networking roulette!


We hope you are well and will join us!


Indie Developer Stammtisch

is a place for everyone involved in game development to share experiences and to socialize.


7 – 7:45 PM
Interview with Matthäus about Anchorpoint

8 -11 PM
Networking Roulette

Indie Developer Stammtisch x G.Round

In the month we welcome G.Round


is a community driven playtesting platform that provides market exposure and helps identify target markets while gathering constructive feedback from actual gamers to help developers polish their games and ensure the success of the games at launch.

Date: May 12th, 7 -11 pm

Special Guest:  Swit Khomapat from GTR & G.Round

Topic: How does G.Round benefit Game Developers?

Interview Meeting Room

After our interview + Q&A we will spin a few rounds with our networking roulette!


We hope you are well and will join us!



7 – 7:45 PM
Interview with Swit about G.Round

8 -11 PM
Networking Roulette