International online conference "European and Russian HVAC/R market: current state, prospects and ways to enter the Russian market"

We are happy to invite you to a free international online conference in the unique LIVE format on Zoom platform within the AQUATHERM MOSCOW off-season business program

September 30, 2020 from 12:00 till 14:00 (CES - Central European Time)

The international exhibition Aquatherm Moscow launches its free online business program for international companies.

The first international online conference "European and Russian HVAC/R market: current state, prospects and ways to enter the Russian market" will run in a LIVE format in English on the Zoom platform.

You will learn about the latest technologies and tendencies on the European VAC/R market, the buyers' potential of the Russian VAC/R market, useful tips on entering the Russian VAC/R market and finding clients, Ecodesign Renewables RED and Building EPBD in Europe, European state regulations in the VAC/R industry, their implementation and etc.

Organiser of the international online conference: Aquatherm Moscow exhibition

Organisation partners: REHVA, BDH, FGK, AREA


September 30, 2020 from 12:00 till 14:00 (CES - Central European time)


The international online conference will run in the LIVE format in the convinient Zoom app. 

How to join the online conference?

You should just register for free by clicking the button below. The registration form is very short and easy. When registered, you will receive a special link and password for joining the international online conference on your email marked in the registration form. 

For comfortable participation, we recommend you installing the free Zoom app on your smartphone or computer in advance.

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International online conference program

Date: September 30, 2020

The program may be updated, stay tuned for the online conference page. 

Ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration idustry is constantly developing in both in European and Russian regions. The Russian market of VAC/R has a strong buyers' potential for international manufacturers and suppliers. Moreover, the pademic had a positive impact on the demand rate among the Russian buyers and formed their new requiments and preferences in the VAC/R equipment. Thus, it is important for international companies and specilists to get acquainted with the Russian market and find out the most efficient ways of entering it and driving sales.

Energy efficiency, energy saving and renewable energy trends in HVAC/R industry has already won hearts of customers in Europe. New state regulations and norms actively define the market development and rules for VAC/R equipment manufactruing in this region. It is important to keep abreast and track the latest changes and tendencies on the European VAC/R market to maintain and increase revenue. Interantional experts' reports will also help you improve your skills and learn more about energy performance of buildings which is one of the most actual issues of our todasy's world

12:00 – 12:05 Connecting listeners and speakers to the live streaming of the conference

12:05 – 12:15 Introductory speech of the Conference Organiser

Speaker: Elena Zelenina, Aquatherm Moscow International Exhibition Director

Speaker: Olga Egorova, Aquatherm Moscow Exhibition Director for Russia, CIS, Turkey

Moderator: Yulia Zubkova, Aquatherm Moscow International Advertising & PR manager

12:15 – 12:30 State of the art technologies, general researches and market trends of the European HVAC/R industry

12:30 - 12:35 Questions & Answers

Speaker: Frank Hovorka, REHVA President

About the report:

Mr. Frank Hovorka will provide insight on the latest HVAC/R technology developments in Europe, discuss the current post-pandemic state of the industry, share his professional opinion on further development of the ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration market in Europe and touch upon smart technologies used in Europe.

12:35 – 12:45 Russian ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration market: supply and demand, existing tendencies, prospects

12:45 - 12:50 Questions & Answers

Speaker: Georgey Litvinchuk, Russian VAC/R market expert, Founder & Directort of the Litvinchuk Marketing company

About the report:

The expert of the Russian VAC/R market will present a market overview, analisys of local manufacturing rate and the level of import from Europe. He will also share his profesional and influential opinion on the future development of the Russian VAC/R market, buyers'potential and the correlation of supply and demand in Russia

12:50 – 13:05 Ambitious CO2 goals for the European market: Technical solutions

13:05 - 13:10 Questions & Answers

Speaker: Andreas Lücke, General Executive Manager, Federation of German Heating Industry

About the report:

Mr Andreas Lücke will speak about the European market and the European green deal with the ambitious new climate strategy, focusing on the Heating market and its realistic technical solutions to reach the CO2 goal.

13:10 – 13:25 EU regulation towards a sustainable building technology for ventilation and cooling

13:25 - 13:30 Questions & Answers

Speaker: Claus Händel, Senior Technical Consultant of FGK and Technical Secretary of EVIA, the European Ventilation Industry Association

About the report:

Mr Claus Händel will focus on the legislation that is now applicable all over the EU and speak about measures accelerating the rate of building renovation, strengthening the energy performance of new buildings and making them smarter.

This is important as the EU building sector is the largest single energy consumer in Europe and is responsible for 36% of the EU CO2 emissions. In addition to saving energy and reducing CO2 emissions, the EPBD will create jobs, help alleviate energy poverty and improve comfort and sanitary conditions of dwellings.

13:30 – 13:45 The Revision of the Fgas Regulation and improving the Competencies

13:45 - 13:50

Speaker: Marco Buoni, President of the European Association of Installers and Contractors, AREA

About the report:

Mr Marco Buoni will present his speech about the revision of the F-Gas Regulation. The expert will also share his professional opinion and give advice supporting specialists wishing to prove competency and undertake an F-gas or alternative refrigerants assessment and company managers who monitor the competencies of their staff.

13:50 - 14:00 Extra Questions and Answers session

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