• Events with up to 1,000 people possible under new law

    The Schmidts Tivoli will be among the first theatres in Hamburg to resume operations on Thursday (July, 2 2020) after the senate passed a law permitting the resumption of cultural events under conditions that adhere to corona-linked restrictions. Carsten Brosda, Senator for Culture and Media, will...

    Thu, 02 Jul 2020 06:00:00 +0200
  • Try an exploratory tour of the Elbphilharmonie this summer

    The Elbphilharmonie is offering self guided tours of the concert hall from July 3 to August 9, 2020. Although the Plaza reopened in May, corona has forced the cancellation of both concerts and guided tours of the landmark until now.  

    From Plaza to foyers and concert halls

    The tour of the...

    Tue, 30 Jun 2020 11:09:46 +0200
  • Music industry seeks new business ideas

    Music firms and founders in Hamburg and across Europe have until the deadline of July 13, 2020 to apply for the Music WorX accelerator for start-ups. The programme aims to boost the Hanseatic music industry and its innovative ecosystem to solidify Hamburg's position as a leading centre of music. Cre...

    Mon, 29 Jun 2020 15:56:30 +0200
  • IFB launches "Hamburg Liquidity Loan"

    IFB Hamburg has launched the EUR 300 million Hamburg Liquidity Loan (Hamburg-Kredit Liquidität) for struggling SMEs, the self-employed as well as associations and non-profit organisations that have run into liquidity problems amid the corona crisis, a press release said Thursday after applications...

    Tue, 02 Jun 2020 14:53:45 +0200
  • Emergency Lab enters next round - seizing opportunity in a crisis

    Creative professionals and SMEs have until the deadline of June 4, 2020 to submit their applications for Emergency Lab #2 to be held from June 15-19, 2020 with emphasis on digitalisation. The Emergency Lab has been set up by the Cross Innovation Hub, which is part of Hamburg Kreativ Gesellschaft, to...

    Fri, 29 May 2020 06:00:00 +0200
  • Hamburg's creative hit on new ways of tackling crisis

    Love always finds a way - even of bypassing corona rules, which are presently proving an obstacle to large events like wedding ceremonies. Anne Meier, a professional event organizer, runs several branches of her Waterkant company across Hamburg and corona has left all of them vacant for the moment. ...

    Wed, 27 May 2020 10:18:30 +0200
  • Hanseatic start-ups seal deals in latest season of “The Lion’s Den”

    More than two million viewers tuned into the final episode of VOX TV’s “The Lion’s Den” show for founders on Tuesday (April 21, 2020) when Johannes Bitter and Christian Monzel from the Hamburg Metropolitan Region secured a double deal after pitching their Drinkbetter food supplement to the “lions”...

    Thu, 23 Apr 2020 08:00:00 +0200
  • Hamburg helps fund crowdfunding campaigns

    The Ministry of Culture and Media announced Friday (May 8, 2020) seven scholarships for the visual arts backed by the ZEIT-Stiftung and Gerd Bucerius, according to a press release. The scholarships of EUR 10,000 target professional visual artists. Applicants can apply analogously or online on www...

    Mon, 11 May 2020 11:02:55 +0200
  • Up to EUR 80,000 in grants for games developers

    Game developers, start-ups and companies have until the deadline of May 25, 2020 to apply for Hamburg's prototype funding. An awarding committee consisting of five experts in games development, the Ministry of Culture and Media and gamecity:hamburg will decided on the recipients in JuneThe award...

    Thu, 07 May 2020 10:00:00 +0200
  • Founder of App Camps predicts "digital future"

    Founder of App Camps predicts "digital future" Dr. Diana Knodel, founder of App Camps for young people, tells Hamburg News about her vision
    Wed, 14 Nov 2018 06:55:44 +0100