IFAT for science and research

As the World’s Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management, IFAT provides a platform for numerous environmental technology companies, as well as for universities and vocational schools. Thanks to current research projects and synergies from science and business, IFAT is the place for industry players to meet and a driving force of innovation.

What does IFAT offer its visitors?

Science and research

Students and professors can witness applied research being put into practice at IFAT. Science and research come face-to-face at the experience.science.future. platform. Outstanding start-ups and universities showcase the study projects and findings that are being transformed into commercially viable products. Designed to foster effective communication, the future platform’s lounges play host to companies advertising attractive jobs and training positions to young talent, and to universities inspiring prospective students to choose courses in environmental technology. Furthermore, the high-quality technical presentations, spectacular live demonstrations and international exhibitors give a comprehensive insight into the world of environmental technology.

There is a whole host of convincing reasons for representatives from public organizations, universities and vocational schools to visit IFAT 2018. Here is a selection.

Better solutions at IFAT 2018

  • The latest research projects

  • Innovative partnerships between science and business

  • Information about degree courses and training routes

  • A high-caliber supporting program and informative technical presentations

  • Career Days at IFAT—From science to business

  • International networking with global companies

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