Let’s prompt to the collective intelligence of the brightest minds in tech, science and art!

July 6 to 9 2023 at the Forum der Zukunft of Deutsches Museum, Munich.

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Don’t miss the most exciting technology and future event of the year! At the "Festival of the Future" you’ll meet thought leaders, founders of great start-ups, leading investors, scientists, artists and newcomers. Understand the latest developments in AI, LifeSciences, Quantum Computing, New Space, Web3, Metaverse, Energy, Mobility and ClimateTech. Get your hands on technology and let art, music and a unique location inspire you!


The festival kicks off on Thursday with our international tech conference. Meet hundreds of thought leaders and visionaries from startups, VCs, corporates, academia, media and arts. Top-class keynotes, discussions, pitches, workshops, performances and networking around the latest tech trends. The language will be mostly English.


Friday belongs to the new generation of tech visionaries and innovators. We bring early-stage startups, student projects, and PhDs to the stage to present their ideas in pitches, keynotes, and debates. In addition, there are Ask Me Anything sessions and workshops. The program is mostly in English.

7/8 + 9: FAMILY DAY

Free admission on Saturday, because the future concerns everyone. In addition to lectures and debates on the latest developments in science and technology, there will be workshops and interactive formats aimed at the whole family. Plus, a street party all over Museum Island. On Sunday, July 9, the festival continues with the street festival, program on our YARD Stage and art in the DOME.


On all festival days! Artists create fascinating experiences with new technologies, start-ups, inventors and students show their prototypes and models. Immersive XR art, live music, hands-on technology. Plus drinks and delicious food.


Herbert Diess

Vorsitzender des Aufsichtsrates, Infineon Technologies AG

    Naureen Mahmood

    CEO, Meshcapade GmbH

      Jonas Andrulis

      Founder & CEO, Aleph Alpha

        Paula Cipierre

        Head of Privacy and Public Policy, Palantir Technologies

          Andreas Braun

          Managing Director and Partner, BCG, former CTO, Microsoft Germany

            Anela Vukoja

            COO, Apollo Health Ventures

              Ijoma Mangold

              Autor & Schriftsteller, Die ZEIT

                Laura Figulla

                CEO, mbiomics Gmbh

                  David Chaum

                  David Chaum

                  Founder, xx Network

                    Joscha Bach

                    AI Researcher & Philosopher, Thistledown Foundation

                      Magdalena Hauser

                      Co-CEO, ParityQC

                        Björn Ommer

                        Professor, Universität München

                          Mariella Benkenstein & Marit Kock

                          Founder & CEO, Kock & Benkenstein GbR

                            Anant Nawalgaria

                            Sr. Staff ML Engineer, Google

                              Rachel Geyer

                              Co-Founder, Les Femmes orange, terahash.space

                                Yana Zschiedrich

                                Artist, Fraunhofer IBP

                                  Jörg Scheller

                                  Professor für Kunstgeschichte, Zürcher Hochschule der Künste

                                    Marco Janezic

                                    Managing Director Life Science Factory, Life Science Factory

                                      Friederike Kleinfercher

                                      Deputy General Manager, Max Planck Digital Library - Max-Planck-Gesellschaft

                                        Stefan Rahmstorf

                                        Professor, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

                                          Nicola Kegel

                                          CEO, Nanogami GmbH

                                            Leif-Nissen Dr. Lundbæk

                                            CEO & CO-Founder, Xayn

                                              Adja Diedhiou

                                              Artist, Godmother Enterprise

                                                Carmen Köhler

                                                CEO & Founder, P³R GmbH

                                                  ...and many more.

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                                                  1E9 is an optimistic community of visionaries, entrepreneurs, scientists, artists, nerds, creatives, experts, and optimists who care about the future. 1E9 provides information and inspiration through an online magazine and offers space for constructive discussions through its digital platform and various kinds of events. While being open for all kinds of ideas, the focus of 1E9 lies on technology and its societal implications. The home base of 1E9 is in Munich.

                                                  FORUM OF THE FUTURE

                                                  The Deutsches Museum is one of the world's largest science and technology museums with the richest tradition - and one of the leading locations for technical and scientific culture. The new Forum of the Future will be a creative meeting place - with changing special exhibitions and spectacular events. The focus will always be on experiencing and trying out high-tech innovations and finding joint answers to the question of which innovations will make the planet a better place.

                                                  AN EVENT OF

                                                  PROGRAM PARTNERS


                                                  SCIENTIFIC PARTNER



                                                  SPRIND - Federal Agency for Disruptive Innovation
                                                  Dassault Systèmes
                                                  TUM Venture Labs
                                                  RESPOND I BMW Foundation
                                                  Munich Quantum Valley
                                                  CIRCULAR REPUBLIC
                                                  AI+MUNICH an initiative by MUC Summit, SCE, UTUM
                                                  Der Mittelstand. BVMW München
                                                  LAS Art Foundation
                                                  HV Capital
                                                  TUM THINK TANK
                                                  Alpine Space Ventures
                                                  Research Project LIONS
                                                  One Data
                                                  Frankfurt School Blockchain Center
                                                  Zentrum für Digitalisierungs- und Technologieforschung der Bundeswehr
                                                  IHK für München und Oberbayern
                                                  Genesis Cloud
                                                  GSK Stockmann

                                                  MEDIA PARTNERS


                                                  PRODUCTION AND EVENT MANAGEMENT

                                                  SAFE AGENCY

                                                  CREATIVE PARTNERS

                                                  Studio NÜE

                                                  TRAVEL PARTNER

                                                  Gambino Hotel Werksviertel

                                                  SUPPORTED BY

                                                  Landeshauptstadt München
                                                  Staatsministerium für Digitales

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