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2nd international VdS conference „Fire Protection Systems“ in Bucharest, Romania, April 29th 2020

Cologne, November 6th, 2019. On April 29th, 2020, the second international VdS-conference on fire protection systems will take place in Bucharest (Romania). International experts from industry and fire protection organisations will present an overview on current technology and developments as well as numerous solutions based on practical experience.

The conference will be held in cooperation with ROFMA, the Romanian Facility Management Association.

In addition there will be an exhibition at the conferences site. At the evening of April 28th a get-together with possibilities to visit the exhibition will be held.

„This conference will offer an exciting information forum for planners, installers and operators of fire protection systems, as well as for fire protection engineers, fire safety officers from all industries and loss prevention experts from the insurance industry, fire brigades and authorities as well as for companies from the facility management sector”, Andrej Turčan, Head of VdS offices Czechia and Director of the event says. „And the conference exhibition with renowned specialist companies offers the optimal opportunity for the professional exchange of fire protection experts.”


Among the topics of the VdS-conference are:

Sprinkler systems: New developments in the guidelines VdS CEA 4001 for planning and installation

Including specific challenges for the protection of storage and the use of ESFR-sprinklers


Case study:

Major fire in and reconstruction of a medium-sized sawmill

Causes and consequences; the new fire protection concept including a sprinkler system


Case study:

Water Mist Protection of an underground mass transport system

Protection goal and overall concept; challenges posed by the architecture and users requirements; fire testing for validating a water mist system for this application (test method, fire tests and results); system realization

Conference languages are Romanian and English with simultaneous translation.


Registration for exhibition and conference is now open.

More information on the conference at www.vds.de/firero.

For exhibitors: please mail to fachtagung@vds.de