CLIMA 2019

Getting Ready for CLIMA 2019

The 13th REHVA World Congress, CLIMA 2019, will be held from 26th till 29th of May 2019 in Bucharest, Romania
. The hosts are convinced that all CLIMA participants will be charmed by Bucharest urban diversity and kindness of its inhabitants.

Under the congress theme Built environment facing climate change, the 4 main topics of the 13th CLIMA Congress will highlight discussions around the capacity of new and existing refurbished buildings, and HVAC&S&R technical systems to mitigate climate change in an energy efficient manner while respecting the comfort and security requirements of occupants:

•    Modern HVAC&R&S Technology and Indoor Environment Quality
•    High Energy Performance and Sustainable Buildings
•    Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) for the Intelligent Building Management
•    Sustainable Urbanization and Energy System Integration.

Expected figures of CLIMA 2019 congress:

•    more than 100 CLIMA 2019 ambassadors and 50 partners promoting this event worldwide;
•    more than 1000 attendees (researchers, engineers, architects, students, etc.)
•    more than 750 papers (with a special care for the selection of those to be published in Scopus or Web of Science indexed journals);
•    more than 20 technical and scientific workshops.

CLIMA 2019 sessions and side events

Scientific sessions with presentations on recent research findings will focus on:

•    Technical sessions with short technical communication on practical applications
•    Workshops on concurrent and future challenges focusing on international possibilities for solving them
•    Industry forums to discuss the major scientific questions and challenges in the industry
•    An exhibition for sponsors and industry will be arranged in conjunction with the congress
•    Technical Tours to research laboratories and certified green buildings in the area
•    Student activities allowing future stars in the built environment field to discuss their interests and share their talents
•    Training courses for HVAC&S&R professionals with leading experts during the congress sessions
•    Social Programme to experience Bucharest and neighborhoods.

Submit your abstract

As a researcher, do not miss the opportunity to publish your paper at CLIMA 2019. Abstract submission is open until the 1st of September 2018, full paper submission will close on the 1st of November 2018.

Important notes to authors:

•    all CLIMA 2019 articles will be published in proceedings indexed in main databases (Web of Science, EBSCO, ProQuest, Scopus, Google Scholar …)
•    at least one author of each published article should attend to the conference
•    a maximum of two articles per author is accepted without additional costs.

Organise a workshop

The organizers offer the possibility to promote research and know-how by organising a workshops. The duration of a Workshop is 1,5 - 2 hours and may approach themes that are specific for the companies/ institutions/ associations or research groups. If you are interested in one of the 20 workshops slot previewed, contact the organisers for more information.

Become a sponsor

As an HVAC sector organization, you have the possibility to sponsor CLIMA and gain visibility in the European HVAC market. During CLIMA 2019, the organizers offer promotion services in three sponsorship levels: Diamond, Emerald and Ruby. Contact the organisers for more information.

Important dates and deadlines

Third call for papers (abstracts + full papers)

July 2018

Deadline for submission of abstracts

September 1st, 2018

Deadline for full papers submission

November 1st, 2018

Registration opening

December 1st, 2018

Deadline for early registration

February 1st, 2019

REHVA Annual Meeting

May 24-26, 2019

REHVA World Congress CLIMA 2019 & Exhibition

May 26-29, 2019

Additional social programme

May 29-31, 2019

Congress fees

Registration Fees

Standard Fee

On-Site Fee

Early Registration

1.*Regular participant registration - all 3 days, including Congress documents, free access to all sessions, lunch 3 days

440 €

490 €

396 €

2. Student registration (under 25 years old) - all 3 days, including Congress documents, free access to all sessions, lunch 3 days

160 €

200 €

144 €

3. One-day registration - free access to all sessions & lunch

195 €

230 €

176 €

4. Two-day registration - free access to all sessions & lunch

332 €

369 €

299 €

5. Accompanying person - all 3 days, including Congress documents, free access to all sessions, lunch 3 days

150 €

170 €

135 €

6. Each additional paper exceeding a maximum of two papers which are included in the regular participant registration

90 €



*10% discount for REHVA Members.

You can find more details on the event website or ask for more information at our e-desk: