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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 at the Tech-X Conference & Hackathon in Bilbao, Spain, on 3 & 4 May 2023, organised by Gaia-X and the OSS Community at Azkuna Centroa, in a thriving tech region of Europe, for a unique opportunity to explore a range of exciting topics, including the Gaia-X Digital Clearing House, confidential computing, ODRL, data exchange, data traceability, critical success factors, ontologies, and open-source technologies.

You can choose from three exciting segments of the two-day Tech-X Conference & Hackathon to create a personalised experience that suits your interests and needs:


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. Technology Workshops

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

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Partnership Opportunities

Get ready to shine at the Tech-X Conference & Hackathon #6 with our exclusive partnership packages!

Partnering with Gaia-X is an amazing opportunity to showcase your organisation to a wide tech international audience. Each package comes with its own set of benefits designed to maximise your exposure during the event. We have three unique options to choose from: Platinum, Gold, and Silver. No matter what your desired level of engagement is, we have got you covered.

Do you want your organisation to be seen and recognised by everyone at the event? Do you want to be part of the Hackathon Jury? Do you want to be featured in press releases? Do you want to share your story in a magazine or record a podcast?

Discover all benefits!

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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.


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 

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