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Pavilions at IFAT Munich

IFAT Munich 2024 once again featured a variety of pavilions and state participation opportunities. These were organized by renowned national and international institutions and associations representing the entire breadth of the industry.

International pavilions

A fitting alternative to an individual stand, the international pavilions attract a lot of visitors during the trade fair. When representing your country, you can present the solutions, perspectives, and challenges of your nation and your company.

If you would like to get involved with one of the pavilions, please click on a country to find all the information and contact details you will need to sign up.

Austria

AUSSENWIRTSCHAFT AUSTRIA provides Austrian companies with the opportunity to showcase their products to an international audience at representative Austrian stands or pavilions at around 100 international trade fairs every year as part of Austrian group exhibitions, go international Austrian stands, or neighborhood trade fairs. A group exhibition is also being organized for IFAT 2024.

Interested parties should contact:

AUSSENWIRTSCHAFT AUSTRIA
Energy / Sustainability / Natural Resources
Markus Gumplmayr, MAS
E-mail: markus.gumplmayr@wko.at
Tel. +43 5 909003611
www.wko.at

Belgium

The Belgium pavilion is organized by AWEX - Wallonia Foreign Trade and Investment Agency.

For detailed information please contact:

AWEX
Ms Gisèle Marien
E-mail: g.marien@awex.be
Tel. +32 2 4218709
www.awex.be

Canada

Canada Unlimited Inc. will once again be organizing the Canadian pavilion at IFAT. Canadian companies interested in exhibiting within the pavilion will receive funding and support from federal as well as provincial governments.

For more information please contact:

Canada Unlimited Inc.
Official Representative of Messe München in Canada
Ms. Neeta Correa
E-mail: neeta.correa@canada-unlimited.com
Tel. + 1 905 8131051

China

There will once again be Chinese pavilions organized by Messe Muenchen Shanghai at IFAT 2024. The pavilions will be located in the following sections of the trade fair: water/water treatment, waste management and recycling, exhaust air purification/air pollution control, pumps, fittings, and water supply and wastewater systems.

Companies interested in exhibiting in the pavilions will receive funding and support from the respective state government. Messe Muenchen Shanghai and its partners will offer a full-service solution including layout planning, high-quality stand construction, communication and on-site support in Chinese. The pavilions will include standard and premium packages of varying sizes with China branding. Exhibitors can use the pavilion leaflet to showcase their products and get in contact with their potential customers.

For further information, please contact:

Ms. Katharine Kong
Email: Katharine.Kong@mm-sh.com
Tel. +86 10 85911001-1802

Ms. Wang Aoxue
Email: Wang.Aoxue@mm-sh.com
Tel. +86 10 85911001-1818

www.mm-sh.com

Denmark

Meet Danish top-suppliers focusing on quality, sustainability and integrated solutions at the four Danish Pavilions, covering water, waste-to-energy, bioenergy and pipes. The pavilions are organized by the Danish Export Association.

For detailed information on our flexible set-up, please contact:

Danish Export Association
Mr Brian Boelt
Email: brb@danishexport.dk
Mobil +45 4055 8721

France

The French pavilion is organized by Business France.

For detailed information please contact:

Business France
Ms Sylvie Fure
E-mail: sylvie.fure@businessfrance.fr
Tel. +33 140 733424

Italy

Piemonte
Meet Piemonte (Italy) top-suppliers, focusing on quality, sustainability and integrated solutions at the two Piemonte pavilions, offering water, waste& recycling solutions and products. The pavilions are organized by Piemonte Agency, the first Italian agency dedicated to internationalization, focusing chiefly on attracting foreign investment, increasing the presence of local companies and their competitiveness on international markets, training local and foreign managers and officers on key subjects related to international trade.

For getting more information and joining the Piemonte participation, please contact:

Piemonte Agency for Investments, Export and Tourism
Mrs. Enrica Demichelis
E-mail: enrica.demichelis@centroestero.org
Tel. +39 011 6700-684
www.centroestero.org

Japan

Messe Muenchen Japan organizes the Japanese pavilion in the water and water treatment section. We offer a full service solution including exhibition space, high-quality stand construction, communication and on-site support.

For detailed information please contact:

Ms Chiaki Yamaga
E-mail: info@messe-muenchen.jp
Tel. +81 3 6402-4583
www.messe-muenchen.jp

Netherlands

Holland Business Pavilion / Global Matching
Like in former years Global Matching (www.globalmatching.nl) will be organizing the Dutch Pavilion for Waste.

For detailed information, please contact:

Ms. Trudi van Spankeren
E-mail: trudivanspankeren@globalmatching.nl
Tel. + 31 65757-7008

Netherlands Water Partnership
The Netherlands Pavilion (water tech) is being coordinated by The Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP) and its partners Water Alliance and Envaqua. The Netherlands Water Partnership is a comprehensive network that unites Dutch water expertise. The partnership, consisting of 200 members from private companies, government, knowledge institutes and NGOs, acts as a centre of information on water expertise, policy developments and market opportunities.

For detailed information, please contact:

E-mail: events@nwp.nl
Tel. +31 703 043745
www.nwp.nl

South Korea

The Korean pavilion is organized by Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA).

For detailed information please contact:

Mr Yoo-June Kim
E-mail: yjkim@kotra.or.kr
Tel. +49 89 2424 2636
www.kotra.or.kr

Switzerland

The official "SWISS Pavilion" organised by Swissenviro GmbH in the areas of water and wastewater (Hall B2), waste management and recycling (Hall B4), energy recovery from secondary raw materials and waste (Hall A4) and, as a new feature, in the area of analytical and laboratory technology for water and recycling (Hall C1). The SWISS Pavilion at IFAT Munich offers Swiss SMEs a holistic organisation with an efficient infrastructure, as well as better visibility through national presence.

The SWISS Pavilion at IFAT Munich is supported by the Swiss associations VSA, CleantechAlps and Energie-Cluster, as well as Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) and the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN).

Swissenviro GmbH
Urs Heutschi
Kempttalstrasse 56
CH-8308 Illnau - Switzerland
Tel.: +41 52 355 21 11
Fax: +41 52 355 21 10
Email: info@swissenviro.ch

Website: swissenviro.ch/Exhibitions/IFAT

Türkiye

The Turkish pavilion is organized by Istanbul Chamber of Commerce.

For detailed information, please contact:

Istanbul Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Cagri Oluc
E-Mail: cagri.oluc@ito.org.tr
Tel. +90 212 455 61 05

USA

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) created the International Pavilion Program in 2008 to make it easier for companies to exhibit at major water/wastewater shows around the world. Under the program, WEF purchases exhibition space with the major international water quality shows and constructs a pavilion with booth space set below the minimum required by most international shows. WEF provides a fully-built and furnished booth (3x3 meter minimum) in a prime location, one WEFTEC Priority Point towards next year’s WEFTEC booth selection, pre-show marketing through WEF publications, translation and refreshment services, lounge area, etc.

For detailed information, please contact:

Water Environment Federation
Mrs Cari McBride
E-mail: cmcbride@wef.org
Tel. +1 703 6267449

Hungary
Hungarian Export Promotion Agency (HEPA)

Hungarian Export Promotion Agency (HEPA)
H-1027 Budapest, Kacsa u. 15-23.
Tel. +36 1 922 2600
E-mail: info@hepa.hu
Web: www.hepa.hu

HEPA Hungarian Export Promotion Agency helps Hungarian companies successfully enter foreign markets by providing professional services.

Hungarian companies offer high quality products and services in various industries that are competitive on a global level, so the agency focuses on foreign relations with commercial potentials for them. Local companies can not only benefit from HEPA's extended international business relations, the agency also supports them with structured information about the respective market, helps them with financial planning and offers business consulting services. HEPA supports companies with training, promotional and networking opportunities to help them find suitable business partners in international markets.

HEPA regional offices support export activities in Canada, China, Turkey and the Western Balkan region. By organizing targeted B2B meetings for companies HEPA facilitates direct contact between business people. These meetings usually follow various industrial exhibitions or visits of business delegations in Hungary or abroad.

HEPA invites all visitors and company representatives to learn about Hungarian products and discover business opportunities at our joint stand.

National pavilions

Expertise pooled in a concentrated environment as institutions and associations provide all their know-how from the environmental technology industry at the national pavilions. The pavilions at IFAT Munich are the perfect environment for networking and turning decision-makers and stakeholders into new business contacts. Take advantage of the opportunity to make contact with representatives from industry and public authorities with a view to creating added value from secondary raw materials.

If you would like to sign up to get involved with one of the pavilions mentioned below, just click on the relevant name for more information.

ak dmaw

The members of the ak dmaw (working group for data management in environmental and waste management) design information and communication processes for more than 80 percent of all waste management companies and their customers in Germany. Benefit from our knowledge and our contacts with industry, commerce, authorities, disposal companies, carriers and environmental services.

The ak dmaw was founded in 1996, initiated by several companies active in waste and environmental management and for which data and communication management is part of their day-to-day business.

The ak dmaw has been organizing a pavilion at IFAT for many years.
For more information about the ak dmaw, visit www.ak-dmaw.de

If you are interested in participating in the ak dmaw pavilion, please contact us:

ak dmaw
represented by:
4waste GmbH
E-mail: info@ak-dmaw.de
Tel. +49 241 9387022
Fax +49 241 9387015

Baden-Württemberg International

Baden-Württemberg International (BW_i) is the center of excellence for the internationalization of business and science in and for the state of Baden-Württemberg. For all questions relating to internationalization, BW_i serves as central point of contact for domestic and foreign companies, clusters, and networks as well as universities and research institutions. Benefit from our joint pavilion to make your trade fair participation a success—with little organizational effort and many advantages. This joint pavilion is organized and supervised by us and our partner, Umwelttechnik BW—Landesagentur für Umwelttechnik und Ressourceneffizienz (UTBW).

Companies interested in being part of the pavilion can contact:

Ms Snježana Matijašec
Email: snjezana.matijasec@bw-i.de
Tel.: +49(0)711 227 87-37
Fax: +49(0)711 227 87-22

Bayern Innovativ

Bayern Innovativ GmbH is the company for innovation, technology and knowledge transfer in Bavaria. It supports players from the industry and scientific fields at all stages of the value chain with tailor-made services in order to increase their innovative drive. Bayern Innovativ operates at the interfaces of a wide variety of industries and technologies. The goal is an ecosystem with dynamic networks that accelerates the innovation process. In addition to its own energy technology, automotive and new materials clusters, one focus of its activities is to cross-cluster with other Bavarian clusters and network with other major players in Bavaria's innovation landscape.

Companies interested in being part of the pavilion can contact:

Mr. Jörg Perwitzschky
E-mail: messe@bayern-innovativ.de
Tel. +49 911 20671152
Fax +49 911 206715152

BDE Bundesverband der Deutschen Entsorgungs-, Wasser- und Kreislaufwirtschaft

This pavilion is organized by the Federal Association of the German Waste, Water and Circular economy Industry (BDE).

For information please contact:

BDE Bundesverband der Deutschen Entsorgungs-,Wasser- und Kreislaufwirtschaft e. V.
Press and Public Relations
Tel. +49 30 590033520
E-mail: presse@bde.de
www.bde.de

Berlin-Brandenburg - Partner for business and technology GmbH

The Berlin-Brandenburg capital region will once again be presenting itself at IFAT 2024 in Munich with a sponsored* pavilion.

The package offer for companies from the region includes:

  • provision of space for an individual stand as part of an open-plan pavilion at favorable conditions, including electrical connection, Internet connection, stand lighting and cleaning
  • layout planning, stand design, stand construction incl. general design, furnishing
  • provision of communal kitchen and storage facilities incl. staff support
  • lounge for meetings with your customers incl. drinks and snacks
  • large-scale graphics with good long-distance effect
  • basic entry in the official trade fair catalog
  • full-page entry in the premium list of pavilion exhibitors
  • invitation of selected companies, institutions and politicians from our contact network
  • inclusion in press releases and press kits
  • technical-organizational support during preparation and the trade show itself.

For more details and registration documents, please contact:

Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie GmbH
Mr. Mathias Nix
E-Mail: mathias.nix@berlin-partner.de
Tel. +49 30 46302451

* Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie (Berlin Partner for Economics and Technology) has been entrusted by the Berlin State Senate with the implementation of the pavilion for the Berlin-Brandenburg capital region—financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and the State of Berlin.

Bundesfachverband Betonkanalsysteme e. V. (FBS)

At IFAT 2024, the German Association for Concrete Pipes and Reinforced Concrete Pipes (FBS) and its member companies will present themselves with a 400-m² joint pavilion. The association was founded in 1987 and since then has represented the interests of its member companies, all of them manufacturers of premium products made of concrete and reinforced concrete. In addition to being involved in committees of the German Institute for Standardization (DIN) and the German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste (DWA), FBS and its quality seal "FBS-Qualität" stand for enhanced product requirements in the subterranean infrastructure, going beyond the specifications of existing standards. The goal is to create a reliable and durable infrastructure that exceeds the requirements of clients and consumers. In addition, FBS and its experienced technical consultants advise planners, engineers, municipalities and building contractors in the field of “sewage" and as part of the FBS Academy support educational institutions (universities, colleges, vocational schools, etc.).

For more information, please contact:

Mr Stefan Schemionek
Email: stefan.schemionek@fbsrohre.de
Tel.: +49 (0) 228 954 56 44
www.fbsrohre.de

DGAW Deutsche Gesellschaft für Abfallwirtschaft e.V.

The DGAW e.V. (German Association for Waste Management) is one of the largest expert NGOs in the field of circular economy. We see ourselves as a platform for product responsibility and resource conservation. We offer our more than 500 members from all areas of waste and resource management industry association-independent, fact-based information, discussions and statements, participation in working groups as well as a variety of specialist events on all topics of the circular economy.

As in previous years, the DGAW will again present itself at IFAT Munich 2024 with a joint stand at this leading global trade fair for environmental technologies. In this way, we offer our members and partners a platform for their trade fair presence and a meeting place for professional exchange with business partners as well as with guests from Germany and abroad.

DGAW e.V.
Mrs. Sabine Schoeneck
Von-der-Heydt-Str. 2
10785 Berlin
E-Mail: info@dgaw.de
Phone +49 30 845 914 77

DWA Deutsche Vereinigung für Wasserwirtschaft, Abwasser und Abfall

The German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste (DWA) is the technical and scientific professional association that brings together the experts and managers of water and waste management from municipalities, universities, engineering offices, public authorities and companies. The DWA develops technical standards, participates in standardization work, supports research, promotes education and training, advises politics, science and industry. The DWA was founded in 1948 and is active both nationally and internationally.

Present your company, your products and your services at the DWA pavilion. The fair is the ideal platform to present innovations and to establish and maintain contacts with important target groups. The pavilion offers the following advantages:

  • realization of the complete stand construction including all necessary ancillary work at favorable prices
  • use of the DWA pavilion infrastructure such as Internet connection, catering, stand security, meeting point for meetings and presentations
  • high visitor numbers: the DWA pavilion is a permanent point of contact for many trade fair visitors.

Member companies interested in being part of the DWA pavilions can contact:

DWA
Ms Sabrina Prentzel
E-mail: prentzel@dwa.de
Tel. +49 2242 872-116

DGMT Deutsche Gesellschaft für Membrantechnik

Together with matrix GmbH & Co. KG, the German Society for Membrane Technology (DGMT) offers both members and others to participate in its open pavilion concept.

The time-saving complete solution leaves you plenty of scope for an uncomplicated and smooth participation in the trade fair.

The full-service package includes the following services:

  • own area of stand space
  • high-quality stand construction with flooring for underfloor wiring
  • graphics on and above the stand
  • communal storage
  • planning, organization, implementation and continuous on-site support
  • full stand catering.

Interested companies and institutions, please contact:

Mr. Gregor Frankenstein-von der Beeck
E-mail: frankenstein@matrix-gmbh.de
Tel. +49 211 7570733

Fachverband Biogas

With over 4,900 members, the German Biogas Association (Fachverband Biogas e. V.) is the largest German and European interest group representing the biogas industry. It represents manufacturers, plant constructors and agricultural and industrial biogas plant operators throughout Germany. The aim of the association's work is to expand biogas production and use for nationwide electricity, heat and fuel supply, Germany as a business location and effective climate protection.

In recent years, the biogas industry has created around 54,000 crisis-proof jobs, mostly in rural regions.

Companies interested in being part of the pavilion can contact:

Fachverband Biogas e. V
Ms. Nicole Schultz
E-mail: Nicole.Schultz@biogas.org
Tel. +49 8161 984664
Fax +49 8161 984670

General Association of Pollutant Remediation (GVSS)

The General Association of Pollutant Remediation (GVSS) is an active professional association for remediation companies, pollutant expert and specialist planner, test laboratories and specialist suppliers. The GVSS is involved in the development of standards and guidelines (e.g. VDI 6202 series). The association sees itself as an expert platform where various specialists continuously exchange views on technical and legal issues. In addition, the further development of refurbishment and measurement technology is discussed in various working groups of the association. With their experience, colleagues can identify, work on and solve subject-specific issues. We are also the contact for real estate operators who are looking for qualified project partners.

Dipl.-Ing. Sandra Giern
Von-der-Heydt-Straße 2
10785 Berlin
E-Mail: info@gesamtverband-schadstoff.de

German Water Partnership e.V. (GWP)

German Water Partnership e.V. (GWP) is the network of the German internationally oriented water industry and unites about 300 companies, associations and institutions from business, science and research. GWP's goal is to develop and strengthen sustainable cooperations, which is implemented, among other things, through joint events, trade fair appearances or delegation trips. To this end, GWP works closely with numerous international partners and has cooperated with five federal ministries since its founding in 2008.

At IFAT Munich 2024, GWP will once again unite the German water industry on a large joint stand. In addition, GWP will participate with its members and partners in the event program of the world's leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management and present innovative projects, sustainable solution approaches and technology "Made in Germany".

Numerous delegations accompanied by GWP will ensure a steady stream of foreign partners and customers at the stand. Presentations and speeches at the forum -the GWP Speaker Corner- offer insights into latest technologies, practical applications, markets as well as global business opportunities.

Your company offers exciting innovations and sustainable technologies for the international water industry? Present them and position yourself as a member of a strong network at the GWP joint booth at IFAT. We look forward to meeting you!

GWP member companies interested in participating in the GWP joint booth, please contact:

German Water Partnership e.V.
Mrs. Claudia Niemann
E-Mail: ifat@germanwaterpartnership.de
Phone: +49 300199-1220 | Mobile: +49 176 30302756

Hesse, Lower Saxony, Rhineland-Palatinate

SCM messe • event • marketing GmbH, based in Marburg and Frankfurt am Main, plans, organizes and supervises industry-related pavilions for industrial and public clients. SCM GmbH has been offering the opportunity to participate in country and industry-specific pavilions since 2002. Also at IFAT 2022, SCM GmbH enables companies from Hesse, Rhineland-Palatinate and Lower Saxony to participate in three pavilions in various halls. The open-plan pavilions offer different space sizes for exhibitors and have an attractive communication and catering area as well as storage areas.

The package for a modern trade fair presentation at defined total costs includes the following services:

  • handling of registration formalities
  • planning of the stand concept and construction
  • query of individual needs (e. g. exhibits, labeling, technology)
  • generic labeling (core topic) of the pavilion
  • catering with preparation at the stand for exhibitors and their guests
  • support during the installation of the stand area on the day before the trade fair

and offers the following advantages for participants:

  • well-established “complete package”—planning, stand construction, support and catering
  • very low organizational effort in the run-up to and during the trade fair
  • fixed costs of trade fair participation for secure planning
  • low own personnel expenses
  • catering of your own guests in an appealing atmosphere with good service
  • Ideal platform for cooperating with companies & increasing customer contact
  • If required, also implementation of virtual company presentations and provision of technical equipment

Companies interested in being part of the pavilion can contact:

SCM messe • event • marketing GmbH
Zimmermannstraße 12
35091 Cölbe/Marburg
Mr Roman Osada
Tel. +49 6421 581-110
E-mail: r.osada@scm.de
Web: www.scm.de

ITAD Interessensgemeinschaft der Thermischen Abfallbehandlungsanlagen in Deutschland e.V.

The German Association of Waste-to-Energy Plants (ITAD) represents the interests of operators and owners of thermal waste treatment plants (classical municipal waste incineration plants, RDF plants and sewage sludge incineration plants).

ITAD is the association of all German municipal waste incineration plants and many RDF plants (more than 90 plants in total). It supports the interests of the environment as well as of the fee payers, of trade and industry towards the public, politics and authorities and represents the interests of the members in the European Union, in Germany and in the federal states. ITAD provides information on the benefits of thermal waste treatment plants through public relations, research projects and more.

Companies interested in being part of the pavilion can contact:

Interessengemeinschaft der Thermischen Abfallbehandlungsanlagen in Deutschland e. V.
Ms Kerstin Migas
Email: migas@itad.de

KUMAS UMWELTNETZWERK

KUMAS UMWELTNETZWERK (environmental network) was founded in 1998 as part of the high-tech campaign of the Bavarian state government. Around 180 KUMAS members such as companies, municipalities, chambers of commerce as well as scientific and educational institutions are committed to the use of innovative, environmentally sound products and services and contribute to improving environmental quality. KUMAS promotes the environmental competence of its members in many ways. The KUMAS congresses “Bavarian Waste and Landfill Days”, “Bavarian Immission Control Days” and “Bavarian Water Days” are known far beyond Bavaria and increase the environmental competence in the specialist circles. KUMAS' own environmental award "KUMAS Leitprojekte" (KUMAS Lead Projects) is presented annually to projects that are particularly suited to demonstrate environmental competence.

At IFAT, KUMAS will present the UMWELTNETZWERK (environmental network) to the international audience and is represented by network members at the KUMAS joint pavilion. Those who are interested in participating, please contact the head office.

More information is available at www.kumas.de or contact the head office at +49 821 450781-0 or info@kumas.de.

Leipzig Chamber of Industry and Commerce

In 2024, Saxony-based companies will again be presenting their products and services at a joint company pavilion. In the past years, the pavilion organized by the Saxon Chambers of Industry and Commerce (IHK) already impressed as an industry meeting point and platform for sharing experience and knowledge.

Visitors can find out about sustainable technologies and concepts for energy-efficient and resource-saving water, sewage, waste and raw materials management, and make contact with companies in the industry.

The environmental awareness of Saxony-based companies is also reflected in the “Umwelt und Klimaallianz Sachsen” (Saxony Environment and Climate Alliance) initiative, an approved alliance that goes back more than 20 years between the Free State of Saxony and the Saxon economy. The close collaboration provides impetus for new topic areas, methods and means.

Companies interested in being part of the IHK joint company pavilion can contact:

Industrie- und Handelskammer zu Leipzig (Leipzig Chamber of Industry and Commerce)

Ms. Natalia Kutz

E-mail: messeservice@leipzig.ihk.de

Tel.: +49 341 1267-1245

Fax: +49 341 1267-1420

RETech

The export network for the German recycling and waste management industry. RETech's activities focus on promoting the application of sustainable environmental technology in the German circular economy abroad. RETech is the point of contact for all public and private organizations and/or institutions both in Germany and abroad that are interested in German resource and efficiency technology.

The network offers a neutral platform for companies interested in innovative technologies for recycling and disposal issues and their export. RETech cooperates with ministries, subordinate authorities, universities, institutes and associations both in Germany and abroad to build up a network of players that support the export of German recycling and disposal technology and the transfer of knowledge.

Companies interested in being part of the pavilion can contact:

German RETech Partnership e.V.
Ms Melanie Köpke
Email: melanie.koepke@retech-germany.net
Tel: +49 179 2235664

Schleswig-Holstein

As the business development agency of the State of Schleswig-Holstein, we offer companies the opportunity to present themselves to the specialist audience together with other companies from Schleswig-Holstein and Hamburg at the North German pavilion. Benefit from our experience at IFAT and use our comprehensive all-round carefree package as a co-exhibitor at the Schleswig-Holstein pavilion – from stand construction to on-site support.

Companies interested in being part of the pavilion can contact:

Wirtschaftsförderung und Technologietransfer Schleswig-Holstein GmbH
Frau Jana Avagyan
Email: avagyan@wtsh.de
Tel. +49 431 66666825
Fax +49 431 66666769

VAK Verband der Arbeitsgeräte- und Kommunalfahrzeuge-Industrie e. V.

With its approximately 100 members, the Municipal Vehicles and Equipment Industry Association (VAK) offers the industry a platform for shaping environmental policy and specifically promotes the interests of companies involved in the development, manufacture and sale of municipal vehicles and equipment. The association also strengthens the entrepreneurial concerns of suppliers in the superstructure and equipment industry. The VAK's involvement in discipline-specific and standards committees and its collaboration with industry and user associations guarantee comprehensive uniformity of standards and regulations.

The VAK pavilion offers an ideal platform and a complete solution for presenting your product, innovation or technology.

The Truck in Action Show at the outdoor site provides an additional presentation option.

(Member) companies interested in being part of the VAK pavilions can contact:

VAK e.V.
Ms. Anna Breimer
E-mail: info@vak-ev.de
Tel. +49 30 2248-7266

VDRK Verband der Rohr- und Kanal-Technik Unternehmen

The Association for Pipe and Sewer Technology Companies (VDRK), founded in 1989 in Stuttgart, is the professional association for the pipe and sewer technology industry. It understands itself as the mouthpiece and lobby of companies in its sector.

The VDRK currently consists of more than 500 members, and the number is rising. Its main tasks include advising its members, providing specialist and legal information on pipe and sewer technology, actively cultivating the exchange of experience and promoting education and training. This also includes active participation in a wide variety of specialist organizations, ensuring fairness in dealings with customers, suppliers and competitors and maintaining contacts with authorities, associations and client organizations.

Also RAL Gütegemeinschaft Grundstücksentwässerung and BFW Bau Sachsen will be represented at the VDRK pavilion.

Your contact:
VDRK Verband der Rohr- und Kanal- Technik Unternehmen e. V.
Ralph Sluke
E-mail: sluke@vdrk.de
Tel. +49 561 2075670
Fax +49 561 20756729

VKU Verband Kommunaler Unternehmen

The Association of Local Utilities (VKU) represents the interests of the local public utility sector in Germany, which includes both supply and disposal services. The more than 1,500 member companies organized within the VKU are primarily active in the fields of energy supply, water supply and sewage, waste management, municipal cleaning, and telecommunications. With around 293,200 employees, they generated sales revenues of around €123 billion and invested around €16.4 billion in 2020. Currently, around 206 municipal companies are involved in expanding broadband networks. They invested more than €957 million per year.

Member companies of the VKU and the support association VKS who are interested in being part of the pavilion can contact:

VKU Service GmbH
Mr Philipp Paingt
Email: paingt@vku.de
Tel. +49 170 8558590