IFAT 2018 stand

Exhibiting is worthwhile

As the World's Leading Trade Fair for Environmental Technologies, IFAT very successfully showcases strategies and new solutions for using resources in smart cycles in water, sewage, waste and raw materials management to ensure they are preserved for the long term.

IFAT’s keys to success

  • World’s leading international trade fair
  • Important industry event
  • Extensive range of products and services
  • Pioneering innovations
  • Space for live demonstrations
  • High-caliber visitors and exclusive target groups
  • Excellent supporting program

The keys to success in detail

World’s leading international trade fair

IFAT is the international platform for environmental technologies. 3,305 exhibitors from 55 countries and regions took part in IFAT 2018, which spanned an area of more than 260,000 square meters. The trade fair gave them the opportunity to impress a truly international audience of industry professionals with their extensive portfolio of services in the areas of water, sewage, waste and raw materials management. 142,472 specialist visitors and decision-makers from 162 countries and regions attended the event and got the latest information about the current industry trends.

IFAT is the perfect marketplace for exhibitors to showcase innovative products and services to an audience of industry professionals and to make promising new business contacts.

Important industry event

Market leaders, small and medium-sized enterprises, and visionary start-ups meet associations and municipal suppliers and disposal companies during IFAT. What does the market offer and what does it need? IFAT provides answers to crucial questions concerning the market and puts customers in contact with manufacturers and service providers. IFAT is the meeting place for all sector-specific companies and provides an extensive insight into the entire environmental technology portfolio. Take advantage of IFAT in order to secure a promising future for your company within the environmental technology market.


Extensive range of products and services

IFAT assembles the entire range of environmental technology products and services on offer in the areas of water, sewage, waste and raw materials management in one place. Decision-makers and suppliers are efficiently brought together at the trade fair which is divided into clear and neatly structured subject areas.

To the key sectors

Pioneering innovations

As the World’s Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management, IFAT is the industry's pioneering platform for innovations. Innovative companies present their current strategies and latest solutions for embedding resources in smart cycles and thereby preserving them for future generations. IFAT provides an insight into the environmental technology market of the future. Dynamic. Spectacular. Groundbreaking.

Space for live demonstrations

IFAT is an inspirational and spectacular event. It provides you, the exhibitor, with plenty of space to take part in the live demonstrations on offer. Show off your machines, vehicles, and products live in action to your customers, wow an audience of industry professionals with impressive presentations, and demonstrate your solutions for dealing with the challenges faced by your customers.

To the live demonstrations

High-caliber visitors and exclusive target groups

The figures are impressive, with 96 percent of exhibitors rating the quality and international diversity of the visitors as “good” to “excellent.” An impressive 95 percent of visitors think that IFAT plays a pioneering role as the leading trade fair and 97 percent of the trade fair visitors prepare to invest at IFAT. This speaks volumes for the decision-making power of the visitors. Take advantage of IFAT as a marketplace and central meeting point to ensure commercial success for your company.

Excellent supporting program

What are the issues and visions of the future? Where do the challenges lie and what are the environmental technology solutions? IFAT's unique supporting program delivers first-hand expert knowledge in its role as an information and presentation platform. IFAT provides the opportunity for international discussion and networking at expert forums, country-specific pavilions, and special events. Get involved and bring your ideas and solutions to the table.

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