Clever and clean

From March 22 to 26, 2021, ISH digital will bring together the sanitary, heating and air conditioning industry. In the fields of "Energy" and "Water", the world’s leading trade fair for water, heating and air conditioning will be busy showcasing current trends and for five whole days offer visitors the chance to network digitally, see innovations and become acquainted with product highlights.

It’s that time of year again: The world’s leading trade fair for the sanitation and HVAC sector ISH offers an opportunity to exchange information and presents exciting product innovations. This year the ISH will take place digitally and thanks to intelligent matchmaking will link both German and international manufacturers with their clients. Key topics under the heading “Energy” include “Green Deal” and “Live-giving air”. In the “Green Deal” section heating solutions and systems will be presented that can make a decisive contribution to achieving the EU climate goals. The main focus of ventilation technology illustrates how the concentration of Covid-aerosols can be reduced in indoor spaces. In the field of “Water” the top themes are “Smart Home Solutions” and “Bathroom Hygiene” – and they both play a central role. Thanks to digitization and networking in the smart home an intelligent system of drinking water installation ensures benefits in terms of convenience, efficiency and hygiene. Faucets can be networked to one another and regulated via a smartphone. In the field of “Bathroom Hygiene” the sanitation industry will be presenting such items as innovative surfaces that are resistant to dirt and bacteria, electronically operated toilets or other touch-free fittings in response to the need for more stringent standards of hygiene. The special show “Pop up my Bathroom” addresses top themes in its daily live magazine and presents the long-term trends “Green Bathroom”, “Living Bathroom” and “Smart Bathroom”.

Chat functions and one-on-one video calls enable exhibitors and customers to hook up. The intelligent matchmaking function also ensures supply and demand make a perfect fit. On top of this the digital platform offers live stream broadcasts and on-demand transmission of the high-caliber accompanying program that addresses the top themes of the ISH areas of Water and Energy. Moreover, the daily ISH digital talks by World Architects in German and English facilitate the interdisciplinary transfer of knowledge and experiences. Speakers include Alexander Brenner, Annelen Schmidt-Vollenbroich and Ana Vollenbroich, Barbara Runggatscher, and Markus Pfeil. (ar)