IFAT at a glance

The latest facts and figures from IFAT—resources, innovations, solutions. The World's Leading Trade Fair for Environmental Technologies boasts a high international presence and an impressive number of exhibitors and visitors. A fixed date in the diaries for businesses in the water, sewage, waste and raw materials industry, IFAT provides you with everything you need to make your trade fair appearance a success.

Success in numbers at IFAT 2016

  • 3097 exhibitors from 59 countries (45% international exhibitors)
  • 136,885 visitors from 168 countries (47% international visitors)
  • Over 230,000 square meters of exhibition space
  • Eight live demonstrations
  • Outstanding supporting program

Exhibitor and visitor numbers on the rise

IFAT is becoming an increasingly popular platform for presentations and innovation. International exhibitors in particular value the ideal market environment IFAT offers. Businesses from the water and waste water as well as from the waste and secondary raw materials sectors present their own pioneering and valuable solutions that enable the available resources to be used responsibly. Continuously rising visitor numbers and increasing international interest underline the enormous importance of IFAT as the World's Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management.

IFAT worldwide

Water extraction and utilization, as well as waste engineering and the recovery and recycling of secondary raw materials are topical issues around the globe. As a reflection of this, IFAT has created an interdisciplinary network with a global reach. IFAT's global events series includes IE expo China and IE expo Guangzhou in China, IFAT India in India, IFAT Eurasia in Turkey and IFAT Africa in South Africa.

 
 
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West entrance at Messe München

IFAT—The innovation platform

IFAT is an international industry event and an innovation platform, packed into 260,000 square meters.

West entrance at Messe München

IFAT—The innovation platform

IFAT is an international industry event and an innovation platform, packed into 260,000 square meters.

IFAT—The innovation platform

IFAT is an international industry event and an innovation platform, packed into 260,000 square meters.

New hall situation at IFAT 2018

New layout of exhibition sections

At present, two new trade show halls are being built at the exhibition center in Munich. Therefore the location of some exhibition sectors is going to change.

New hall situation at IFAT 2018

New layout of exhibition sections

At present, two new trade show halls are being built at the exhibition center in Munich. Therefore the location of some exhibition sectors is going to change.

New layout of exhibition sections

At present, two new trade show halls are being built at the exhibition center in Munich. Therefore the location of some exhibition sectors is going to change.

Screenshot from IFAT video

Videos and Social Media

Click here to view the new IFAT trailer, latest podcasts and images. Find out more about our Social Media channels.

Screenshot from IFAT video

Videos and Social Media

Click here to view the new IFAT trailer, latest podcasts and images. Find out more about our Social Media channels.

Videos and Social Media

Click here to view the new IFAT trailer, latest podcasts and images. Find out more about our Social Media channels.