The GS1 Germany Knowledge Center in Cologne

More than 25,000 visitors per year use the versatile location in the west of Cologne to develop new knowledge and innovations together in multimedia training sessions.

On a total area of 2,500 m², business events of any format can be effectively implemented. Whether a concentrated conference, creative workshop or interactive training - in the 11 variable conference rooms, the 3 Experience Areas and an Innovation Center, you will find the best conditions for the implementation of your individual event.

Analog, digital or hybrid?

Thanks to the in-house streaming studio, digital live events and also recordings are possible. Even hybrid events with up to 350 guests on site are feasible, taking into account the safety and hygiene concept oriented to official requirements. State-of-the-art equipment and the experienced event team support you as needed.

Ready for new experiences?

The GS1 Germany Knowledge Center has the Business Center, the Experience Center and the Innovation Center. Food and beverages are catered for with plentiful organic catering, and drinks fridges and coffee and tea bars are available on all floors. 

Business Center

With variable meeting and conference room concepts, every event is customized. For your classic conferences or interactive meetings, the location size, seating and state-of-the-art technical equipment are precisely adapted. In-house facilitators and coaches are also happy to assist you with digital or hybrid formats. 

Experience Center

Learn all about GS1 Standards in a unique environment: playfully and with all your senses. GS1 experts are available on site for tours and questions.

Innovation Center

This creative work environment is unique in Germany. The Innovation Center is both a think tank and a hands-on lab, allowing you to quickly and structurally arrive at an innovative result in an inspiring environment. Use the premises and the design thinking know-how for your trainings, workshops or events and tap your creative potential. Upon request, you will receive working tools for a variety of creativity and documentation techniques. 

The GS1 Germany Knowledge Center is optimally accessible by all means of transport. Bus, subway and S-Bahn stops are within walking distance and there is ample parking in the courtyard.

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Venue facts
People capacitymax. 350
Number of event areas9
Venue for Conference & Congress, Meeting, Streaming event (Streaming studio)
Area Cologne West

Contact data
GS1 Germany GmbH
- Knowledge Center –
Stolberger Straße 108a
50933 Köln

   +49 221 94714521
Contact person
Ekaterina Tserliouk