Programme

Admission and registration

Arrive, have a look around, and get to know the venue – and explore the exhibits and start networking over a coffee in the forum.

Start and welcome

Christian Luft, State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, and Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, welcome you to the conference.

Highlights of the #futureworkchallenge

How do teens and young adults imagine the work of tomorrow? Insights into the #futureworkchallenge – the competition that looks beyondwork

Keynote 1, Experience the ‘digital tomorrow’

The keynotes are being prepared! Further information will soon follow. You can also expect a unique highlight here.

Lunch break in the forum

Take advantage of the midday snacks: get acquainted with forward-looking projects, explore exciting exhibits, experience the working worlds of tomorrow for yourself in open, lively atmospheres and find out more and participate in other formats!

Parallel sessions in seven themes – Part 1

Delve into the topics of the conference – and join in the discussion.

You can find the session themes here

Coffee break in the forum

Here, too, you have the opportunity to both relax and network: test the opportunities provided by the working worlds of tomorrow, find out more and get involved in other formats!

Parallel sessions in seven themes – Part 2

Delve into the topics of the conference – and join in the discussion.

You can find the session themes here

Forum

Take advantage of this opportunity for exciting conversations once again

Reception and evening event

Bring the first day of the conference to a close with a get-together in the historic plenary building and experience the conference room of the former Bundestag in a completely different atmosphere.

Admission and registration (forum), supplementary offer: ‘Active start to the day’

Arrive, discuss the previous day and prepare for the current day with active offers

Keynote 2

The keynotes are being prepared! Further information will soon follow.

Podium discussion

Renowned representatives of politics, business and research as well as social partners discuss European demand for research and the beginnings of collaboration from a national and international perspective.

Coffee break in the forum

Take advantage of the break: get acquainted with forward-looking projects, explore exciting exhibits, experience the working worlds of tomorrow for yourself in open, lively atmospheres and find out more and participate in other formats!

Parallel sessions in seven themes – Part 3

Delve into the topics of the conference – and join in the discussion.

You can find the session themes here

Lunch break in the forum

Your very last chance: establish contacts and get to know exhibitors in the forum!

Perspectives on the work of tomorrow A new kind of summary:

take with you the essence of beyondwork2020 from a variety of perspectives, presented in various media!
A wonderful conference – and now what? We provide insight into the future