Education and Training Committee

Manuel Gameiro da Silva, Prof. Dr.-Ing.
Chair of Education and Training Committee

Manuel Gameiro da Silva, Prof. Dr.-Ing.

ADAI-LAETA, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Rua Luís Reis Santos – Pólo II
Universidade de Coimbra
3030-788 Coimbra

Tel: +351 239 790 729
E-mail: manuel.gameiro(at)


The education and training committee is involved in the following actions:

REHVA Student Competition

REHVA stages competitions to select and to award the best students in heating, ventilating and air conditioning all over Europe. Each European country has the right to nominate one entry to the competition. This has to be done through REHVA's members associations. The entry has to be based on a diploma-, master or bachelor work in the field of heating, ventilation or air conditioning. For details of your national competition, please contact your national association and click here to read the REHVA Student Competition 2019 rules.

Directory of Educational Institutions

REHVA helps you to find the names and the contact data to all national educational institutions in the field of heating, ventilation and air conditioning all over Europe...

Directory of National Contact Persons

If you have any question with reference to education in heating, ventilation and air conditioning, please do not hesitate to contact the REHVA Office.

Voting members of the Education and Training Committee: 

  • Manuel Gameiro da Silva, Portugal, Chair
  • Juan Travesi, Spain, co-Chair
  • Francis Allard, France
  • Marianna Brodach, Russia
  • Murat Cakan, Turkey
  • Stefano P. Corgnati, Italy
  • Francesca R. d'Ambrosio, Italy
  • Liviu Drughean, Romania
  • Egils Dzelsitis, Latvia
  • Robert Gavriliuc, Romania
  • Frank Hovorka, France
  • Targo Kalamees, Estonia
  • Birol  Kilkis, Turkey
  • Risto Kosonen, Finland
  • Catalin Lungu, Romania
  • Zoltan Magyar, Hungary
  • Joris Mampaey, Belgium
  • Dusan Petras, Slovakia
  • Michael Schmidt, Germany
  • Uwe Schulz, Switzerland
  • Marija Todorovic, Serbia