Visit us at IFAT!

May 14.-18. 2018, Munich

As the world’s leading trade fair for environmental technologies, IFAT is the pioneering platform for innovations and serves as a meeting point in the industry.

The responsible usage of resources, their distribution as well as the reutilization and efficient involvement into intelligent circuits is a big challenge, but mandatory task.

At IFAT, you will find the full value chain of water, sewage as well as waste and raw materials management.  Path-breaking and overarching. Decisive and innovative. 

New Layout of Exhibition Sections at IFAT 2018

The sectors water and wastewater will, as of 2018, be located in the western area of the fair, whereas the fields of
refuse management, recycling and municipal services equipment can be found in the eastern part.
Therefore, DWA is going to be present with two exhibition stands. In the Entrance Hall West, there is going to be the
DWA-Association-Booth. Within Hall B2, DWA-member companies and associations are going to present their products
and services at the DWA-Joint-Booth.


DWA is going to participate in the fair with various activities. The schedule for 2018 looks as follows:


Entrance Hall West


  • National and International Associations meet at the DWA-Association-Booth
  • Information on the Industry and a Bookstore provide an Environment worth a visit
  • Delegations from Universities, Partners and Institutions find their Contact People here

Hall B2

Session Area Water

(With German/English simultaneous translation)

  • Day of Municipalities – Flood and Heavy Rain Provision in Urban Development and Planning Practice
  • 6th JSWA/WEF/EWA Joint Conference – The Resilience of the Water Sector
  • Innovation Forum Water Management
  • UNU-Flores/ DWA-Forum: Water Reuse – A permanent Source?
  • Forum Reservoirs and Flood Retention Basins – Strategies for Climate Change Adaption
  • Forum Irrigation, Drainage and Water Reuse – Strategies for Climate Change Adaption
  • Network Meetings Water-, Sanitary Supply and Hygiene (WASH)



  • DWA member companies and associations present their products and services

Hall - B4 Experience.Science.Future

Session Area Future

(With German/English simultaneous translation)

  • International Forum
  • Forum Biogas
  • University Forum: Research and Development
  • I WA-Young Water Professionals’ (YWP) Forum
  • Forum Women in the Water and Waste industry
  • Forum Human Resources Development in the Water
  • Industry
  • Forum Jobs in the Environmental Sector


Activity Space

Professional competitions:


The 4th open Championship Wastewater Technologies is again going to take place under the Auspices of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB).

Further information follows.

We look forward to meeting you in Munich! 

Apply as exhibitor at the DWA-Company exhibition stand


At IFAT 2018, DWA again offers supporting DWA-member companies the possibility to display their products and services at the 250m2 DWA-company exhibition stand.

We design your exhibition stand according to your needs and wishes. Chose from various packages.


You are interested?

Sabrina Menzel looks forward to your inquiry!

Reach out to us via e-mail or phone at +49(0)2242/ 872-116