gamescom campus 2018

At the gamescom campus in hall 10.2 waited interesting shows and discussions at gamescom campus stage and time travels through the history of gaming. The Jugendforum NRW and many other institutions and companies offered interesting information to topics like protection of minors, media competences and games.


gamescom jobs & careers is the perfect way to find your dream job in the IT and gaming industry. Come and visit our booth in hall 10.2 from 22th to 26st August and apply to hundreds of positions from renowned gaming and IT companies, from internship to leading positions.

gamescom jobs & careers is the official career platform of gamescom 2018 and connects HR managers and IT-professionals. In the career centre job seeker get information about a wide variety of career prospects. It’s also possible to apply for jobs directly.

HR professionals and employees talk about different career opportunities. The speakers’ corner offers exciting presentations and speeches about personal and job-related training and career management.

This year you have the possibility to meet the companies in a playful way. Crack the Code is a “Live Escape Recrutainment” Game. Together with your team mates you have 33 minutes to stop Lord Lulz. To solve the tasks, you need team and IT skills.

Register your team online now!

From 23–26 August the NRW Youth Forum is again, in the usual way, at the interactive entertainment trade show gamescom in Cologne. Promoted by the Ministry of Children, Family, Refugees and Integration of the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia and under the auspices of the Office for Children, Youth and Family of the City of Cologne thirty North Rhine-Westphalian partner institutions and youth projects of social work and schools present themselves on nearly 700 square metres in Hall 10.2 of the Koelnmesse with varied and interesting programme offerings on the topic "staged reality".

The media and educational programmes provide lots of information on youth protection in the media and media literacy aimed primarily at young people, but are also for parents and educational staff. With the Youth Forum of North Rhine-Westphalia, adults also receive an opportunity to personally meet the creative potential of young gamers and to get in touch with them.

This year the NRW Youth Forum offers diversified programme points of computer games as well as fun and exciting hands-on experience and offers to young visitors. Here primarily knowledge, creativity, skill and teamwork skills are needed to be able to win one of the attractive prices, for example at the escape game, the Forum Quiz or at the competitions with game testers.

gamescom campus stage offered exciting speeches, discussions, presentations and showed all about media pedagogy, the protection of minors and of course, games.