Business Programme

Dear exhibitors and visitors of Aquatherm Moscow!

Increase your knowledge of the Russian HVAC & pool market and join Aquatherm Moscow business programme events dedicated to all the industry sectors.

The delegate access is free of charge but requires registration as a visitor and delegate.


Please, note that if you would like to listen to the reports in English or other languages you should order an interpeteur (please, contact the organisers).

For more detailed information please contact:

Elena Rak, Conference Producer
T.: +7 499 750 0828, ext. 4239

Aquatherm Moscow 2019 Business Programme

  • 12.02.2019 The ABOK Conference "Low-rise and cottage construction. High-Tech Engineering Systems"

    AVOK Conference

    "Low-rise and cottage construction. High-Tech Engineering Systems"

    February 12, 2019, Conference hall 1

    Hall 15, Pavilion 3, Crocus Expo



    Non-commercial partnership "Engineers for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, heat supply and building thermal physics" (NP "AVOK")

    Media Partner:

    "Plumbing. Water supply and engineering systems" Magazine

    Conference Topics:

    • Autonomous heat supply;
    • Heating and hot water supply systems. Optimization of work, automation and scheduling;
    • Water supply and treatment;
    • Sewerage and water treatment, local treatment facilities;
    • Engineering solutions in the conditions of energy shortage;
    • Green technologies: photovoltaic panels, solar collectors, heat pumps;
    • Smart home as a complex of digital solutions.
  • 12.02.2019 Conference "Boiler houses on the basis of low and medium capacity heat generators: reliability, energy efficiency, modernization and cost optimization"


    “Boiler Houses on the Basis of Low and Medium Capacity Heat Generators: Energy Efficiency, Modernisation and Cost Optimisation”

    February 12, 2019, Conference hall 2

    Hall 14, pavilion 3, Crocus Expo

    Media Partner  "C.O.K." Magazine 

     14.00 18.00

     Start of registration: 13:30

  • 13-14.02.2019 Events of the Association of Manufacturers of Heating Radiators "APROEA"

    Panel session

    “Happy New State Standard!”

    February 12, 2019, Conference hall 2

    Hall 14, Pavilion 3, Crocus Expo




    Panel session

    “Russian Market of Heating Radiators and Convectors in 2019”

    February 13, 2019, Conference hall 2

    Hall 14, Pavilion 3, Crocus Expo




    Panel session

    “Climate Control Equipment Installers’ Verification”

    February 14, 2019, Conference hall 2

    Hall 14, Pavilion 3, Crocus Expo




    Panel session

    “Obligatory certification. Problems and Prospects of the Heating Appliances’ Compliance Assessment”

    February 15, 2019, Conference hall 2

    Hall 14, Pavilion 3, Crocus Expo




  • 13.02.2019 Conference "Pool Market Today"


    Pool Market Today 

    February 13, 2019, Conference hall 2

    Hall 14, Pavilion 3, Crocus Expo


    Media Partner - ""

  • 13.02.2019 AirVent Congress


    International Ventilation Congress AirVent, a specialised event for the ventilation market participants

    February 13, 2019, Conference hall 1
    Hall 15, pavilion 3, Crocus Expo


    Key Topics:

    • Global trends in the HVAC systems' development
    • Ventilation strategy, control and measurement tools
    • Air and habitat quality
    • Smart technologies, digitalisation, IoT
    • Design and energy modeling



    Supported by:


    Media partners:



    The Organising Committee Chair:

    Marianna Brodach, Vice-President, ABOK


    Key topics and speakers

    Ventilation: In Search of Excellence

    Yuriy A. Tabunshchikov, Professor, Doctor of science, President, ABOK

    Yuriy A. Tabunshchikov, President of the Russian Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning, Heat Supply and Constructional Thermal Physics Engineers Association (ABOK), Head of the Engineering Department of Moscow Architectural Institute (State Academy), Professor, Member of the Russian State Academy of Architecture and Construction Science, ASHRAE Fellow member, REHVA Fellow member, VDI correspondent member. In 2007, he became a Nobel Prize Winner as a member of the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).


    Towards Building Digitalisation: Opportunities for the Energy Sector

    Stefano P. Corgnati, Prof., Ph. D, REHVA President, TEBE Research Group, Department of Energy Politecnico di Torino

    Stefano Paolo Corgnati, graduated with honors in Mechanical Engineering and Ph.D in Energetics, is Associate Professor at the Energy Department of the Politecnico di Torino. He teaches building physics, building energy systems and sustainable building design. He works in the TEBE group ( He won in 2009 the Rehva “Young Scientist Award”. Moreover, in 2011 he was nominated “Rehva Fellow”. He is President-elect and Treasurer of Rehva and member of Rehva Board of Directors.

    BIM – the building avatar towards information evaluation in real estate

    Frank Hovorka, REHVA President-elect 

    Frank Hovorka started his career in 1990 in construction field. A couple of years later, he joined the French construction group VINCI. He worked on different operational positions on construction sites. Based in Eastern Europe (mainly in the Czech Republic and Hungary) he worked with a team specialised in offices, retail and hotel buildings. In 1997, he joined the French state owned group «Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations» to work as the technical director of the property management subsidiary based in Prague (Czech Republic). He also participated at that time in the creation of the facility management subsidiary company as a financial manager. In 2000, he came back to France in order to work for EMGP as an operational manager. EMGP is a REIT company that owns more than 400 000 m² of commercial asset, and plots to develop of other 1 million m² in the north of Paris. Frank participated in the development of several commercial buildings during these last years focusing on sustainable development (offices, data center, TV studios) and a project of 40 000 m² of green shopping mall. In 2005 he achieved the first office building certified as a «green building» by Certivea (French green building council).

    In January 2007, he joined the international real estate department of Icade (real estate integrated developer) as head of development for commercial buildings, especially in Germany. In Munich, he achieved an office building of 20 000 m² with the gold certification by DGNB (German green building council). Frank is also involved in research projects for net zero energy buildings and financial indicators for the green value (UNEP FI). Since September 2010 to 2016 Frank works for the “Caisse des depots” group in charge of the real estate sustainable development policy, he is now strategy and innovation consultant.


    Indoor environment by energy retrofitting of apartment buildings

    Dušan Petráš, PhD. prof. Ing. Department of Building Services, Slovak University of Technology

    Professor Dušan Petráš from Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava-Slovakia, is the former vice-rector of STU and dean of the Faculty of Civil Engineering. Also he is the president of Slovakian HVAC-Associasion SSTP (Slovak Society of Environmental Technology) and the past-president REHVA (Representative European Heating, Ventilation Association). Int the present he is the professor at the Department of Building services and dealing with the HVAC-systems in buildings. His scientific work is focused on the energy conservation by performance of the buildings with respect to the providing the helth and comfortable indoor environment.

    He is author and cooauthor of 15 books (Energy auditing of Buildings, Renewable Energy Sources for Low-temperature systems, Low-temperature heating and High-temperature cooling…), 50 scientific papers in foreign journals/on international conferences as well as about 100 lectures in 25 countries in 3 world languages. Professor Petráš is also member of ASHRAE, Academy of ISIAQ, REHVA Fellow, he was also the Guest Professor in DTU Lyngby (Denmark) and Guest Lecturer in FH Pinkafeld (Austria).

    Felix Van Eyken, Secretary General, Eurovent Association


    Andreas Lücke, Hauptgeschäftsführer, BDH


    Günther Mertz, Geschäftsführer, FGK

    Working languages: Russian and English with simultaneous translation.

    Important Dates:

    December 17, 2018 Deadline for Title and abstract submission

    Contact us:

    Congress chairmen:

    Marianna Brodach vice-president ABOK,

    Michail Efremov,

  • 14.02.2019 Conference "BIM- and BEM-modelling when designing engineering systems, buildings and constructions"


    BIM- and BEM-modelling when designing engineering systems, buildings and constructions

    February 14, 2019, Conference hall 1

    Hall 15, pavilion 3, Crocus Expo

    Media Partner  "C.O.K." Magazine 


    10.00 18.00

    Start of registration: 10:30

  • 14.02.2019 Conference by "Aqua-Therm" Magazine "Energy efficiency, environmental friendliness and safety of heating and water supply systems"


     “Energy Effectiveness, Environmental Sustainability and Safety of Heating and Water Supply Systems”

    February 14, 2019, Conference hall 2

    Hall 14, pavilion 3, Crocus Expo

    “Aqua-Therm” Magazine


  • 15.02.2019 Conference of the "Guild of Gas Equipment Engineers"

    Conference of the "Guild of Gas Equipment Engineers"

    February 15, 2019, Conference hall 1

    Hall 15, pavilion 3, Crocus Expo


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