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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
Austria 302
Morocco 55
Bulgaria 45
Hungary 29
Czech Republic 28
Ukraine 23
Germany 19
Romania 18
Nigeria 16
Slovenia 15
United Kingdom 12
Croatia 11
Ghana 11
Russia 10
China 8
Japan 8
Greece 8
Poland 7
Côte d'Ivoire 7
South Korea 7
Switzerland 7
China (Hong Kong) 6
Slovakia 4
South Africa 4
Belgium 4
France 4
Netherlands 4
Kazakhstan 3
Ireland 3
Cyprus 3
Egypt 3
Serbia 3
Türkiye 3
Italy 3
Spain 3
Canada 2
Senegal 2
Australia 2
Iran, Islamic Republic Of 2
Jordan 2
Sweden 2
Burkina Faso 2
India 2
Bosnia And Herzegovina 2
Belarus 2
North Macedonia 2
Kenya 1
Gambia 1
Estonia 1
Luxembourg 1
Thailand 1
Singapore 1
Latvia 1
United Arab Emirates 1
Finland 1
Algeria 1
Israel 1
Philippines 1
Portugal 1
Mexico 1
Qatar 1
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