Experience for more than 15 years

Events bring people together and provide an exchange of experiences and inspiration. Under the heise Academy and iX brands, heise offers various formats such as conferences, workshops and webinars on information and digitization topics for a specialist audience. heise is breaking new ground with the Maker Faires event in Germany: Maker Media organizes the family-friendly festivals of creativity and innovation annually in Hanover.

heise medien is sharpening its profile in the ICT area with new event formats: In 2018, heise launched its own security event with secIT, and in 2019 the new recruiting trade fair IT-Job-Summit has been successfully launched. You can expect a variety of digital conferences and webinars as well as face-to-face events such as secIT, the IT Days and the new Horizons by heise launched in 2023.


Security is and remains one of the critical issues of the present day. Whether with new event highlights such as secIT or familiar formats such as the heise IT security days – heise takes a close look at current security threats and trends.


Since 2012 iX and dpunkt.verlag have been organizing conferences and workshops on topics that move software developers, architects, project managers and technology decision makers. The spectrum ranges from programming languages, tools and frameworks to current trends like microservices and machine learning.


Under the motto “If it can be imagined it can be made”, this constantly growing maker movement is opening up enormous innovation potential. At the Maker Faire, the inventors’ trade fair, taking place in Hanover, makers of tomorrow show their innovative ideas and projects. New in the heise cosmos, Horizons by heise: Insights, inspiration, networking, strategies & trends for decision-makers. Further events such Storage2day complete the portfolio of heise medien.


With its IT days and IT Kompakt, heise has created recruiting events that are highly valued by employers and IT specialists alike for their atmosphere and personal touch. In a small but perfectly tailored setting, young talents can gain a comprehensive impression of their potential working environment. The focus is on getting to know the employer personally, the specific tasks and insights into career options. Lectures, workshops and learning formats increase the attractiveness of the events.