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4 June 2019 - 5 June 2019
Wien, Austria
Future of Building 2019 | Congress - Exhibition - B2B Meetings


  • Ulrike Rabmer-Koller | Vice-President, Austrian Federal Economic Chamber
  • Patrick Sagmeister | Deputy Director General, Advantage Austria
  • Kornelia Lienhart | Enterprise Europe Network Austria



Future and Green Cities: Architecture as Urban Ecosystem

  • Thomas Schröpfer, Professor and Founding Associate Head of Pillar / Architecture and Sustainable Design | Singapore University of Technology and Design





“By 2050 70% of the global population will live in urban areas - approaches on modular construction and prefabrication"

  • Werner H. Bittner, CEO Umdasch Group Ventures GmbH


Workshop "Green and smart urban living concepts"

  • Vera Enzi, Green and blue infrastructure for urban systems | Grünstattgrau Innovation Laboratory for greening cities
  • Jens Leibold, Dynamics and potentials of inner-city micro quarters – a smart focus on energy and quality of life in microquaters | IBO
  • Christoph Stenzel, GREENPASS – how to plan green infrastructure and nature-based solutions for efficiency and effectiveness | GREENPASS® GmbH
  • Gerold Steinbauer, Stop sealing !!! hard pavements with complete water inflitration? | Steinbauer Development GmbH
  • Victoria Hala, 50 Green houses | tawort
  • Gert Zechner, Austria´s first vertical farm | vertical farm institute
  • Dorothea Sulzbacher, Latest innovation for aeration and irrigation systems on vertical and horizontal greening on buildings | Lite-Soil GmbH
  • Takeo Matsuoka, The architecture for the city and influence on life and creative work environment | Dean of Asia University Tokyo

Workshop "Prefabrication, off-side construction and on-side material recycling"

Workshop "Advanced and cutting-edge materials"

  • Karin Stieldorf, Coping with the challenge of hybrid material building structures with wood, concrete, glass, clay, straw, …  | Technical University Vienna
  • Jannis Wernery, The Aerobrick – a high-performance, aerogel-filled insulating brick | Laboratory for Building Energy Materials and Components, Empa, Switzerland
  • Herbert Papousek, Foam concrete, production and logistics | MAI International GmbH
  • Hannes Stolzlechner & Karl Enzenhofer, GEOLYTH mineral insulation. Today. Tomorrow | GEOLYTH Mineral Technologie GmbH
  • Marcel Burgstaller, Thermal Blowin-insulation based on straw | Iso-Stroh
  • Daniel Grunenberg, Highly efficient on demand curing of epoxy resins | Curratec (TU Wien)
  • Christian Vondrus, Advanced building solutions for healthy living: automatic humidity monitoring & buffering | CV-Consulting

Workshop "Intelligent & sustainable buildings and city quaters"

Workshop "The digital transformation of the building industry"

  • Hildegard Utermöhlen and Kai-Uwe Reisner, Digital Building Solutions: The Austrian approach for the digital transformation in the building industry | DELTA, M.O.O.CON
  • Steffen Robbi, Digitalisation in building operations | AIT Austrian Institute of Technology
  • Reinhard Poglitsch, The dimension of Building Information Modelling and its impact on the future of facility management | IFMA Austria Chapter
  • René Subhieh, From 2D plans to 3D BIM models in an instant | XEOMETRIC / ELITECAD
  • Marcel Nürnberg, Virtual and augmented reality: the new dimension of architectual visualization | SQUAREBYTES GmbH
  • Jarmo Ollila, How the digital twin can improve customer experience and internal processes | GBuilder
  • Hisakazu Okamura, Technologies in Building Industry as Smartcity | VP for International affairs, Smartcity, Asia University Tokyo

Workshop "Wood construction and timber"

  • Mark Schubert, Using machine learning to deal with the complexity of wood | Empa – Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Group ‘WoodTec’
  • Benjamin Kromoser, Challenges for the automatization of the process chain in building construction | University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna
  • Simon Speigner, Hybrid-wood construction and timber projects in Austria | sps÷architekten zt gmbh
  • Johannes Rebhahn, The Macallan Distillery - a journey from design to installation of one of the most complex timber roofs on the planet | Wiehag GmbH
  • Martin Breitenberger, Surface design of wood | Mareiner Holz Gmbh
  • Bertrand Gosset, CLT-cross laminated and mass timber construction | KLH Massivholz GmbH
  • Andrea Binggeli, As easy as buying a car – digital models and CLT based wood cubes | WoodCube GmbH
Closed since 2 June 2019
Location Austrian Federal Economic Chamber
Organised by
Participants 655
Meetings 1536
Algeria 1
Australia 2
Austria 302
Belarus 2
Belgium 4
Bosnia And Herzegovina 2
Bulgaria 45
Burkina Faso 2
Canada 2
China 8
Côte d'Ivoire 7
Croatia 11
Cyprus 3
Czech Republic 28
Egypt 3
Estonia 1
Finland 1
France 4
Gambia 1
Germany 19
Ghana 11
Greece 8
China (Hong Kong) 6
Hungary 29
India 2
Iran, Islamic Republic Of 2
Ireland 3
Israel 1
Italy 3
Japan 8
Jordan 2
Kazakhstan 3
Kenya 1
South Korea 7
Latvia 1
Luxembourg 1
North Macedonia 2
Mexico 1
Morocco 55
Netherlands 4
Nigeria 16
Philippines 1
Poland 7
Portugal 1
Qatar 1
Romania 18
Russia 10
Senegal 2
Serbia 3
Singapore 1
Slovakia 4
Slovenia 15
South Africa 4
Spain 3
Sweden 2
Switzerland 7
Thailand 1
Turkey 3
Ukraine 23
United Arab Emirates 1
United Kingdom 12
Total 733
Start up 42
Architect & Planer 134
Supplier components 31
Supplier services 32
Manufacturer 110
Retailer / Wholesaler 33
Consultant 75
University 35
R&D Institution 20
Association/Agency 46
Authority/Government 61
Other 113
Total 732