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Europe 2019

October 7
October 8 & 9


bcc Berlin Congress Center

Attendee Resources


Venue Access

The bcc Berlin Congress Center is located in the heart of Berlin closeby Alexanderplatz. The venue can be accessed from Alexanderstrasse (ref. Venue Map) via public transport or taxi. The closest subway station is “Alexanderplatz” in the U2 line or several busses and trams.

 We recommend checking Google Maps or BVG website to plan your trip.


Local public transport:

U = U-Bahn, the underground/metro

S = S-Bahn, the train

M = Metrobus, the tram


Taxi Services

Taxi Berlin: +49 30 20 20 20

Würfelfunk: +49 30 21 01 01

Talixo: +49 30 346 497 360

EcoTaxi: +49 30 210 10 20

It is also possible to get a ride via the Uber and MyTaxi apps available for iOS and Android.


Hotel Recommendations

Motel One Alexanderplatz: Cost: €90 - 95 | Distance from the Venue: 350 m

Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz Hotel: Cost: €100 - 130 | Distance from the Venue: 280 m

Holiday Inn Berlin - Centre Alexanderplatz: Cost: €95 - 120 | Distance from the Venue: 500 m 

Indigo Hotel Berlin Mitte am Alexanderplatz: Cost: €120 - 140 | Distance from the Venue: 550 m 

Hampton Alexanderplatz: Cost: €104 - 120 | Distance from the Venue: 750 m

H4: Cost: €100- 135 | Distance from the Venue: 900 m


Code of Conduct and Anti-Harassment Policy

All participants must follow our Code of Conduct and Anti-Harassment Policy, the core of which is: "Flink Forward should be a safe and productive environment for everyone.



Bags and other luggage with a volume up to 10 l are permitted e.g. handbags, laptop bags, backpacks). All visitors with bags or luggage of this nature should be prepared for bag checks. 

Bags and other luggage with a larger capacity are not permitted and may not be left in the cloakroom or brought in. For this reason, a luggage tent will be provided on the forecourt of the location. 


Event App

Download the official Flink Forward App to access the schedule and live conference updates. 

Virtual Swag Bag 

Check out the exclusive offers from our partners & the Ververica team in our Virtual Swag Bag.

Sustainability at Flink Forward 

We are making a conscious effort for Flink Forward to become a sustainable conference, thanks for your understanding that we have reduced the amount of plastic production to a minimum and decided to offer a virtual, as opposed to a physical event bag. 

Visa Information and Request

EU Nationals

EU nationals do not require a visa to enter the Federal Republic of Germany.

Non-EU Nationals

All non-EU nationals require a visa to travel to Germany. A visa is not required for visits of up to 90 days in a 180 day period for nationals of those countries for which the European Community has abolished the visa requirement.

Overview of visa requirements

If you are required a visa, please contact us at to request an invitation letter.


Wheelchair Access & Medical Equipment Rental

The wheelchair access with a ramp is located at the main entrance of the conference venue. If you require such access, please let us know at

The following organization offers wheelchairs and other medical equipment so please feel free to contact: Mein Hilfsmittel 


Contact Details

You can contact the event team via

Alternatively, you can find the event team onsite at the registration desk.


  • Phone number at the venue: +49 30 238060
  • Police hotline: +49 30 46 64 46 64
  • Sexual assault hotline +49 30 216 88 88
  • Emergency number 112