Forums at the VdS-FireSafety Cologne

 Future Forum Fire Protection

In the Future Forum Fire Protection, you can expect presentations on innovative topics that offer a glimpse into the possible future of fire protection. In particular, the digitalisation of fire protection is always at the top of the list of topics. Your questions and comments are expressly welcome!

Wednesday, 07.12.2022
10:00 a.m.     AI and Deep Learning - Sören Wittmann, Bosch GmbH
10:30 a.m.     AI-supported fire protection planning - Dr. Simon Trippler, Ingenieurbüro S2N

Thursday, 08.12.2022
09:30 a.m.     BIM - what does it mean for fire protection in the future? - Miriam Braun, Siemens AG
10:00 a.m.     Fire protection rethought | Photovoltaics, e-mobility, decentralisation - Ralf Schulz, von zur Mühlen'sche (VZM) GmbH
10:30 a.m.     Protect what protects us. Cyber security for fire protection systems. - Sebastian Brose, VdS Schadenverhütung GmbH


3rd VdS-FireSafetyTalk
Live on the trade fair stage

At the VdS-FireSafety Cologne 2022, you can experience the VdS-FireSafetyTalk on site for the first time. The experts will discuss current industry topics live on stage in the exhibition hall. As a trade fair visitor, you can follow the talk rounds live and at no extra charge.

Wednesday, 07.12.2022
11:30 a.m - 1:00 p.m. Engineering thinking versus normative specifications in plant fire protection

Thursday, 08.12.2022
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Bigger-higher-denser : Modern logistics as a challenge for fire protection


Exhibitor forum

From noon onwards, the stage of the Future Forum Fire Protection will be transformed into an exhibitor forum. Here, the exhibitors will present their product, technology and service innovations.

Wednesday, 07.12.2022

1:15 p.m.     Transparency thanks to digital solutions - added value for your fire protection
                      Thomas Rhinow, Siemens AG
1:35 p.m.     Interaction of structural fire protection with stationary extinguishing systems / sprinkler systems
                      Heidi Burow-Strathoff, G+H Isolierung GmbH
1:55 p.m.      Knowledge of standards and pragmatism: Fire protection in the data centre
                      Jörg Schulz, von zur Mühlen'sche (VZM) GmbH
2:15 p.m.      Increasing reliability in extinguishing systems with Fendium polymer-finished pipes
                      Christian Breidenbach, Viking GmbH
2:35 p.m.      ZZ® M60 fire protection box
                      Martin Bröker, ZAPP-ZIMMERMANN GmbH
2:55 p.m.      Hard-to-access, easy to test
                      Hubert Scherzinger, Detectortesters
3:15 p.m.      Dynamic escape routing (dynamic safety guidance systems) - Is static escape route marking still up to date?
                      Axel Büschleb, INOTEC Sicherheitstechnik GmbH
3:35 p.m.      Transition from fluorine-containing to fluorine-free foam agents in existing systems
                       Ingo Wosch, FireDos GmbH
3:55 p.m.      Barrier-free smoke alarms - but how(so)?
                       Thorsten Teichert, Ei Electronics GmbH
4:15 p.m.      Sprinkler systems according to DIN, FM Global and NFPA - special features of testing old systems
                       N.N. DEKRA Automobile GmbH

Thursday, 08.12.2022

1:10 p.m.      CoolCar Systems & fluorine-free extinguishing alternatives
                       Frank Keller, TSF Sales & Services GmbH
1:30 p.m.      The company and its range of services
                       Ulrike Leinker, SONAX-ALARM Sicherheitstechnik GmbH
1:50 p.m.      E-Mobility and HV Battery Protection
                      Jörn-Bo Hein, JUTEC GmbH
2:10 p.m.      Small power packs - big fire load
                       Matthias Dorsch, WAGNER Group GmbH
2:30 p.m.      Mobile fire alarm systems "MOBS"
                       Mark Heim, C.M. Heim GmbH
2:50 p.m.      Nitrogen as corrosion protection in sprinkler pipe networks
                      Erik Klemenz, Johnson Controls
3:10 p.m.      Why choose water mist? Why choose Water Mist?
                       Rüdiger Kopp, International Water Mist Association