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Connect with people, hack on real-life end-to-end scenarios, contribute to solutions for current technological challenges and learn how to use existing technologies during Tech-X Conference & Hackathon!

This spring, join us for Tech-X Conference & Hackathon in Bilbao, Spain, organised by Gaia-X. On 3 & 4 May 2023 at Azkuna Centroa, in a booming tech region of Europe, you can participate in Gaia-X Workshops and Presentations on the latest technologies, a two-day hackathon with the Gaia-X Open-Source community, and network with a range of businesses, Gaia-X HUBs, verticals, Lighthouse projects and members.

Each participant can choose which of the three segments of the two-day Tech-X Conference & Hackathon they want to attend to get the most out of their time.

1. Tech-X Conference

Demos and hands-on practical examples of solving technical challenges.

2. Hackathon #6 Think It. Code It. Win It.

Contribute to the implementation of real-life end-to-end scenarios which leverage the Gaia-X Open-Source Software and the Trust Framework to win!

3. Gaia-X Technology Workshops

Learn how to use the technologies on which Gaia-X is built.

Registration for Tech-X is now open. Register now!


Increase the Gaia-X knowledge in the community, encourage collaboration and enable participants to make use of current open-source implementations and codebase.

Develop tools that handle Self-Descriptions.

Use and further develop the Gaia-X Compliance Service and Gaia-X Federation Services.

Check & validate the state of Gaia-X (in regards to architecture, specifications, technology, processes and general terms & conditions) via creation of service offerings and integration of use cases leveraging the Gaia-X Architecture.

Partnership Opportunities

Partner with us at the Tech-X Conference & Hackathon #6! Check out the benefits and partnership opportunities here!

From Proposal to Session

The call for participation for the Tech-X Conference & Hackathon #6 is now open. The focus will be on the technologies that build and use the Gaia-X Framework.

Everybody is invited to suggest Workshops, Presentations, or Hacking sessions for the event. To learn more about the event’s goals and how to get involved, please follow the structurereach out to the organisers or directly create/add your proposal to the proposal page.

The proposal deadline is 31 March 2023.

Get in Touch

For discussions related to the event, you can use the Gaia-X Open-Source Software Community mailing list at You can subscribe to it via the Postorius link. Other ways to get in touch can be found on our community page.




We will convene in the center of Bilbao. Azkuna Zentroa, previously known as Alhóndiga Bilbao, is a multi-purpose venue located in the city of Bilbao, Spain. It was designed by French designer Philippe Starck in collaboration with Thibaut Mathieu and was opened to the public in stages between 18 May and 24 October 2010.

Azkuna Zentroa Alhóndiga Bilbao – Arriquíbar Plaza, 4, 48010 Bilbo, Bizkaia, Spain

Picture credits to: Azkuna Zentroa Alhóndiga Bilbao 


Accommodation options will be made available soon. Stay tuned!

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