Who we are

The BIU, the German Games Industry Association, is the organisation that officially represents the German computer and video games industry.
Its 27 members are developers, publishers and providers of digital games, and they comprise over 85 per cent of the German market and approximately 55 per cent of the employees in the German games industry. The BIU organises gamescom, co-organises the German Computer Games Awards and is also involved in numerous other industry conferences and events. As an expert partner for media and for political and social institutions, the BIU answers all questions on the topic of digital games.
The BIU’s main aim is to make Germany a leading global location for the development and production of games. Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Berlin, the BIU is a valuable partner for all of its members, providing them with helpful services and support.