The Company

BolognaFiere Water&Energy - BFWE is a joint venture set up by BolognaFiere, one of the main Italian players in the exhibition market (, and Mirumir, a company that has promoted and organized exhibitions and conferences on energy and technological innovation for over twenty years



BFWE BOD President
Bologna Fiere Director-General


BFWE Managing Director
Mirumir Director


Bologna Fiere BU Director


Founded in 2021, BFWE mission is to contribute to sharing knowledge about water, energy, new technologies and their social and economic value.

The only way to move forward in the green transition is through a productive debate, based on scientific data and expertise.

Research & Development, Digitalization, Sustainability, are the key words for BFWE.


BFWE is specialised in exhibitions and fair events planning and organization. It promotes awareness and information campaigns on water and energy related issues, in close collaboration with Institutions, Profit and Non-Profit Associations, Companies and media. Furthermore, it takes part in in-depth studies and research on business-related issues.

Our events

ACCADUEO, since over 30 years, is the biennal reference exhibition event for the Italian and international water service.

The success of the 16th edition of Accadueo has prompted BFWE to explore new outlets in the Centre South by planning a new stage in Bari, Puglia, in November 2024.

ConferenzaGNL was founded in 2012 with the aim of encouraging the use of Liquefied Natural Gas for Italian and Mediterranean transport, in order to reduce emissions and foster the energy transition.

Yearly workshops are dedicated to analysis of the commodity application, not to mention the focus on industry evolution and incoming challenges. Above all, the role that bioLNG will play in the green transition.

HESE Hydrogen Energy Summit&Expo is the main Italian initiative dedicated to production, transport, and storage of hydrogen.

During HESE, companies, as well as institutions and associations, discuss the directions of development of hydrogen industry, a sector that could play a key role in the near future.

CH4 is the trade fair event dedicated to technologies and systems for gas transportation, distribution, and utilization. Starting from this year, the BioCH4 project dedicated to biogas will also be launched.

Thanks to a rich program of meetings and workshops, CH4 offers a comparison on policies, regulations, and technologies applicable in all sectors, including industry, agriculture, and transportation.

Fuels Mobility is the national event dedicated to the transformation of mobility and the evolution of the fuel distribution network.

The challenge of new energy carriers, their integration in the distribution network, the needs of the energy transition, not to mention the role of payments digitalization and fuels distribution security. These are the issues at the core of the exhibition.

Dronitaly was founded in 2014. It is the top Italian event on civil drones for professional use in Italy.

Over the last years, Dronitaly has paid particular attention to drone-industry developments in terms of innovation and normative obstacles. The main feature of the event is the series of thematic workshops that gather companies, associations, and stakeholders, allowing them to debate on the major industry-related issues.


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BolognaFiere Water&Energy will cooperate with Ambiente Lavoro

On 11th and 12th October, BolognaFiere Water&Energy will collaborate with Ambiente Lavoro, the reference event for operators involved in workplace health and safety (RSPPs, HSE managers, HR, ESG manager).
The 2023 edition will pay special attention to how occupational health protection is deeply connected to environmental policies and corporate sustainability in general.

Over 4,000 stakeholders at BFWE events.
Appointment 2023: 11 to 13 October

Over 4,000 stakeholders, 40 conferences, 230 national and international speakers, over 130 companies attending the events. These are the main numbers that have emerged from the initiative organized by BolognaFiere Water&Energy over the past few weeks through the 6 events dedicated to the ecological transition. Appointment for the next edition in 2023: from 11 to 13 October, when the Accadueo International Water Exhibition will return.

In Bologna, a focus on the ecological transition

Bologna, September 12th, 2022 - One month to the start of the 6 BolognaFiere Water&Energy (BFWE) events, which will see Bologna at the center of the ecological transition. HESE, ConferenzaGNL, Fuels Mobility, CH4, FORUM ACCADUEO and Dronitaly will animate the BolognaFiere exhibition center for 3 days of meetings and conferences, from 12th to 14th October 2022.

Launch event of BFWE - Bologna is at the heart of the ecological transition

"Research and Innovation, Digitization, Sustainability: the road to ecological transition", this is the title of the initiative that brought together national and international experts in the field of water, energy and new technologies.

The event, sponsored by the Emilia-Romagna Region and the Municipality of Bologna, was organized by Mirumir in collaboration with BolognaFiere. Climate change, water emergency, energy and sustainable mobility, these were the topics at the heart of the initiative.

BolognaFiere Water&Energy: new JV by BolognaFiere and Mirumire to develop initiatives and events on Water&Energy supply chain.

Bologna – June 22th, 2021
Energy transition, new carrier, context transformation towards sustainability: these are among the main issue which are going through deep cross-field developments, from production to living standards. As is well-known, the Italian Government and the EU have put these issues at the top of their agenda.

BFWE in Bologna for the ecological transition

6 events one big meeting. This is the goal of BolognaFiere Water & Energy - BFWE - the join venture between BolognaFiere and Mirumir that focuses on the ecological transition.
Research and Innovation, Digitization, Sustainability these are the keywords of an initiative that speaks to the energy, water and new technologies sector.

Research and Innovation, Digitization, Sustainability:
the road to ecological transition

Bologna - 4 July 2022 – 10.00 AM
Salaborsa Library, Auditorium Enzo Biagi
Piazza del Nettuno

Two roundtables, with national and international experts, to talk about: climate change, water emergency, energy and sustainable mobility.


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