• 09:00

    Welcome + Opening

    Welcome and Opening of the 1st Vienna Door + Gate Convention by Dr. Frederik Lehner.

  • 09:10

    Strategies + concepts for the future door

    STRATEGY + MARKET

    KR Ewald Müller, Managing Director of AluKönigStahl, in his opening speech talks about technological innovations from the point of view of a leading system provider.

  • 09:50

    The development of the European building construction industry

    STRATEGY + MARKET

    The author of the annual Building Forecast has a solid knowledge of the European construction industry. At the convention he talks about characteristics in the developments that take the door and gate market into account.

  • 10:30

    Coffee Break

    Space and time for Conversations and Refreshments

  • 11:00

    The impact of CE standardization on the markets for exterior doors, fire doors and gates

    STANDARDIZATIONS + THEIR MARKET IMPACT

    Anton Resch, Managing Director of the Austrian AMFT (Association of Manufacturers of Metal Windows / Doors / Gates / Façades) holds the opening statement to the panel discussion on the subject of standardization.

  • 11:15

    Panel Discussion

    STANDARDIZATIONS + THEIR MARKET IMPACT

    Anton Resch (AMFT), Ewald Müller (AKS), Christian Kehrer (ift Rosenheim) + Thomas Barschel (Gaulhofer).

  • 12:30

    Lunch Break

  • 13:45

    Fact-check on the market for exterior doors and fire doors

    MARKET DEVELOPMENT + TRENDS

    Frederik Lehner will comment the latest market developments as seen from a leading market researcher of the branch.

  • 14:30

    The future of exterior doors

    MARKET DEVELOPMENT + TRENDS

    Kai Teckentrup is managing director and owner of TECKENTRUP, one of the largest European manufacturers of metal doors and gates. At the convention he will talk about the potential and the future of the market.

  • 15:00

    Trends from the perspective of a market-leading supplier

    MARKET DEVELOPMENT + TRENDS

    Assa Abloy is one of the leading specialists for mechanical and electronic locking systems in Austria. Ewald Marschallinger, managing director of Assa Abloy Austria, will give an insight in his forecasts of the market development and future trends.

  • 15:30

    Coffee Break

    Space and time for Conversations and Refreshments

  • 16:00

    Impulses for the sales success of Doors

    MARKET DEVELOPMENT + TRENDS

    The Sales Excellence expert Peter Berger is a specialist in the areas of sales process optimization and lead management. In his lecture, he will focus on the industry-specific characteristics of sales.

  • 16:30

    Panel discussion: What can the door 2025?

    MARKET DEVELOPMENT + TRENDS

    Kai Teckentrup (Teckentrup) and Ewald Marschallinger (Assa Abloy) discuss the future potential of doors.

  • 17:00

    Closing words

  • 17:20

    Closing with musical accompaniment and refreshments

    CLOSING OF THE 1ST VIENNA DOOR + GATE CONVENTION

    In the premises of the Palais Coburg we together conclude the events of the day with a final refreshment.

  • 18:00

    End of the Event

    The event after the final refreshment ends at approximately 6 pm.