All information about our congress program


7. - JUNE 8, 2023 | STATION BERLIN | HALL 5

The SHOWTECH Congress is entitled "Theatre of Tomorrow - The Theatre of the Future". The main topics are sustainability and energy efficiency, theater architecture, immersive technologies for the theater, occupational safety, and European education and training. International experts will talk about the current challenges of the industry and present best practices from different countries.
lectures, discussions and workshops offer interdisciplinary exchange and many opportunities for individual training.
Come and talk to our experts about the future of theater technology and the entertainment industry.
The ticket price for the congress includes a free selection of drinks and snacks.

The SHOWTECH congress and the subsequent get-together are sponsored by the Berlin Senate Department for Economic Affairs, Energy and Operations and co-financed by funds from the European Union with the participation of the European Regional Development Fund.

"The DTHG always finds quick solutions with its association expertise. In preparation for the formats and content of SHOWTECH 2023, we are in close in close exchange with industry players from various sectors and countries, such as architects, engineers, directors, producers as well as representatives of professional associations and educational institutions, in order to answer the urgent questions of the industry. The theater and Events industry is facing major challenges. In recent we have seen how important professional and creative cooperation is. collaboration is. With SHOWTECH, we would like to offer a platform for interaction - especially in an international context."

Wesko Rohde
Chairman of the Board DTHG e.V.

Chris van Goethem

RITCS School of Arts, Brussels

Enrique Sobejano

Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos, Paris

Umberto Bellodi

Accademia Teatro alla Scala, Milan

Jonas Krapf 2

Jonas Krapf


Petteri Laukkanen

Petteri Laukkanen

Dance House,


June 7 and 8, 2023 - Hall 5.1
Talks and keynotes

approx. 200 seats
Simultaneous translation German/English as well as for sign language
Main topics: Architecture, construction and refurbishment of theaters, energy efficiency and sustainability in theater operations, energetic refurbishments - the motto: The Future of Theater / Theatre of Tomorrow.

June 7 and 8, 2023 - Hall 5.2

Workshop character
approx. 100 seats available
no simultaneous translation
Main topics: New technical standards for theater technology and radio frequencies, innovations in media technology as well as virtual and augmented reality, and new opportunities for advanced training for theater technicians.

SHOWTECH Highlights

To purchase your ticket for SHOWTECH Congress 2023, please visit our website at this link:
Here you will be asked to provide your contact information as well as select your ticket type and payment method. DTHG and OISTAT members receive a 25% discount. Pupils, trainees and students receive a 75% discount.

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An overview of topics, speakers and events can be found online ( In addition, congress participants will receive a detailed brochure with all program contents, a map and Berlin specials for their stay in the capital.

Free WLAN: Trade fair visitors and congress participants have free WLAN access. The service staff at the foyer counter will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Yes. In the entrance areas of STATION-Berlin - on the first floor and on the 1st floor - you can leave your wardrobe or luggage for safekeeping.

The SHOWTECH Congress will take place in Hall 5 (Station-Berlin), this is located on the upper floor, which is accessible by freight elevator. For this, we ask that you contact us in advance. All information and details about accessibility can be found here: SHOWTECH ACCESSIBILITY

No, visitors and exhibitors at the SHOWTECH trade fair require a separate congress ticket to attend the congress. You can obtain this from the ticket store at