Open Tech Summit Festival at TopLab

Wednesday 9th May (16:30 – 19:30 )
at TopLab: Schillerpromenade 4, 12049 Berlin

The OpenTechSummit ( brings together the most exciting ideas and makers of the open technology. Topics range from open hardware, Encyclopedia of the free knowledge, software development and free nets, up to questions about copyright and patents for company founders. For kids and enthusiasts there are workshops for makers. The first OpenTechSummit took place in 2009.  Read More

Posthumanism Reading Group #3

11.04.2018 (18:30-21:00)

Welcome to the Post-humanism reading group at >top Schillerpalais.

During this reading group, we will read and discuss the theory of Posthumanism. Additionally, there will be parallel events and we will invite artists, researchers, academics to present their work. Read More

Trash Palace – Screening

Thursday, 26.04 2018
Doors from 19:30, Film at 20:30

Trash Palace is a monthly screening of rare B-Movies and trash films. Films that are not widely available and rarely seen anywhere. Funny, strange, whimsical, weird, musical, apocalyptic. So bad they’re good. Read More

Let it glow! (Workshop)

Sa, 24.03.2018. (15:00 – 18:00)
Schillerpromenade 4, 12049 Berlin

Living in a voluntary relationship with the sea animals, Photobacterium has developed a social sense directly connected to its bioluminescence. In this open workshop, everyone will influence the social life of Photobacterium in an attempt to make it glow. Practically, you will learn to culture the bacteria on agar plates and then grow it at home until it glows beautifully. Read More