Fringe Events

Hungry to Start?

For those who arrived in Berlin before the main conference started, there was a possibility to join for dinner on Wednesday, November 30 at 19:00 with good food, company and conversation-starters in recommended Berlin restaurants. 

There were different options based on interest and flavour:
“All about openness with an Arabic twist”
“Details of design with German flavour”
“Implementing change with an international taste”
“Smart solutions for everyone’s taste”

Digital Detox

Disconnect to reconnect in the luxurious Hotel InterContintental Spa! All OEB participants could take a breather for the special reduced rate of € 15 in this 1000m² environment for relaxation.

Mindfulness and Yoga

Finding balance with exercises for the body and mind in our free yoga classes and learning about the benefits of yoga in education.
The classes were facilitated on Thursday 08:00-09:00 and on Friday 08:00-09:00 in room Köpenick.

The Occupied Party

The 1970s. Berlin, the divided city, is the centre of world attention. Berlin is famous for its spies, its wall – and for its wild and extravagant parties. On the dance floor we recreated the flavour of occupied Berlin, and participants could pay tribute to the many cultures that have left their mark on this international melting-pot to this day.
When: December 1, 2016 - 20:00. Where: Pavilion, Hotel InterContinental. Tickets: € 55.

Networking Tour to the Game Science Center 

On Friday directly after the conference we made a tour to Berlin’s Game Science Center, a small, interactive futuristic museum in the heart of the city. A curated line-up of innovative technologies and playful projects allowed participants to connect and experiment with game control with their eyes, through gestures and more.

Marlene Meet-up

Everyone was welcome to get together, meet, mingle and wind down after OEB (cash bar) on Friday, December 2, 2016 from 17:30 till late in the Marlene Bar, Hotel InterContinental.