EUREKA Roadshow ITLALY*2017 – Our sponsors and partner

Our sponsor CAREL


CAREL is a world leader in control solutions for air-conditioning, refrigeration and heating, and systems for humidification and evaporative cooling. Our products are designed to bring energy savings and reduce the environmental impact of machinery and systems; our solutions are used in commercial, industrial and residential applications.


We have operations in the Americas (North, Central and South), Asia Pacific, Africa and Europe; we have 19 fully-owned subsidiaries and 7 production sites, in addition to partners and distributors in a further 75 countries.


In order to anticipate customer needs and supply advanced solutions, a total of 7% of consolidated sales is reinvested in Research & Development that are the heart of our commitment. A further 3% of sales is regularly invested in production process technology.


The Group’s strength lies in integration between different contexts; its overall vision, wide-ranging experience and skills allow us to go beyond the boundaries of individual products and represent a single partner capable of identifying integrated solutions.


CAREL has more than 1200 employees with a turnover of consolidated sales of 231 million euros (2016); it operates globally through 19 subsidiaries and 7 production plants.

Our sponsor ZIEHL-ABEGG


Ziehl-Abegg (Kuenzelsau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany) is one of the leading global companies in the field of ventilation and drive technology and associated control systems. Back in the Fifties, Ziehl-Abegg established the basis for modern fan drives: external rotor motors which even today are still seen as state-of-the-art worldwide. Another area of business is electric motors which provide the power, for example, for elevators, medical applications (computer tomography equipment) or deep-sea underwater vehicles. The theme of electro-mobility for motor vehicles was established as part of the Ziehl-Abegg Automotive Team in 2012. 


The high-tech company has an impressive innovative capability. Ziehl-Abegg employs 2,000 personnel in its production plants in Southern Germany. The company has a global workforce of 3,550 spread between 16 production plants, 27 companies and 97 sales locations. The products, approx. 30,000 in all, are sold in more than 100 countries. Turnover in 2016 totalled 482 million euros, with exports accounting for three quarters of the figure.


Emil Ziehl founded the company in Berlin in 1910 as a manufacturer of electric motors. After the Second World War the company’s headquarters were relocated to Southern Germany. Ziehl-Abegg SE is not a listed company but instead is family-owned. 


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Our partner


Centro Studi Galileo (CSG) is a renowned Technical Centre for training, leader in the sector of refrigeration, air conditioning and renewable energy. 


Following 40 years in the organization of training courses, it is internationally considered one of the most relevant training centres, with around 3000 companies participating in our activities that take place in over 15 locations throughout Italy and the United Kingdom.


In 2009, CSG has supported the establishment of the European Energy Centre in the UK, and has set up a strong collaboration with TERRE Policy Centre, an Association in India. 


Over the past few years, in collaboration with the sister companies European Energy Centre in the UK and Terre Association in India, CSG has additionally started several worldwide courses and seminars for local installers and designers, with focus on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency technologies and with particular reference to heating and cooling applications (for more information visit our Italian website). 


Since 2005, CSG tightly cooperates with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) OzonAction branch in Paris for conducting training courses, conferences and publications (see the map).


The last 16th European Conference on “The Latest Technology in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Industry”, held on the 12th-13th June 2015 at the Polytechnic University of Milan, counted upon the participation of the most important global associations, such as: ASHRAE and AHRI from the United States of America, AREA (the Association of contractors, representing 125.000 technicians in 19 EU countries), EPEE, Eurovent from Europe and several other national institutions (please visit the official website of the conference with videos and pictures clicking here).


The upcoming 17th European Conference on “The Latest Technology in air Conditioning and Refrigeration” will take place on 9th-10th June 2017 at the Polytechnic University of Milan; it will proudly welcome Presidents and delegates coming from 21 Countries (visit our website for the detailed programme of the conference).

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