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Build Peace 2022 will take place on November 4 – 6 in Chemnitz, Germany.

Registration now open!

We are excited to announce that registration for the 9th annual Build Peace conference is now open! This global conference series brings peacebuilders, activists, academics, policy makers, artists and technologists from around the world to share experiences and advance knowledge on emergent challenges to peace in a digital age, and peacebuilding innovations to address these challenges.

Every year, around 300 people gather annually at Build Peace conference events. Participants come from more than 75 different countries, working in national and international NGOs, the UN system, academic institutions, civil society organizations, grassroots organizing and the private sector. We hope you can join! Still exploring? Check out the conference themes of Build Peace 2022! We are excited about the program which features amazing sessions from all across the world. 

A Conference Ticket for Everyone

Tickets are sold on a pay-what-you-can basis, because we want the conference to be accessible to everyone – independently of your financial background. If you can pay the general conference cost of 300-500 USD, you are also contributing to the conference travel fund that enables people with fewer means to come. If you can give 1 USD, that is fine, too! Get your ticket here.

If you live or work in the Chemnitz region, you can select a free ticket, offered by the City of Culture. For that, please register here.

You need a credit card or PayPal account to buy a ticket. If you do not have access to one, or otherwise need support to register, please write to

More to come…

We’ll soon be sharing more updates and announcements on the program, speakers, travel logistics, and more. Stay up to date by registering for the conference today or subscribing to our newsletter in the meantime.

Build Up, ASA-ff and the Professorship of Sociological Theory at the Chemnitz University of Technology can’t wait to welcome you to Chemnitz in November!

Unterstützt durch die Europäische Kulturhauptstadt Chemnitz 2025 und das Sächsische Staatsministerium der Justiz und für Demokratie, Europa und Gleichstellung.

Diese Maßnahme wird mitfinanziert durch Steuermittel auf der Grundlage des vom Sächsischen Landtag beschlossenen Haushaltes und durch Bundesmittel der Beauftragten der Bundesregierung für Kultur und Medien.

What is Build Peace?

Build Peace explores emergent challenges to peace in a digital era, and peacebuilding innovations to address these challenges. We hold an inter-disciplinary space and address different topics every year. How to build peace? Join us to chart the future.