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 top events

ACCADUEO, For over 30 years ACCADUEO has been the main Italian event dedicated to services in the water industry.

Starting from 2022, this biennial exhibition will alternate with FORUM ACCADUEO, a water industry international meeting focused on digitalization and innovation.

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.

Conferenza GNL is a landmark fair event in LNG. Its activities concern all the main issues for LNG supply chain. 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 Starting from 2022, CH4 - the exhibition dedicated to technologies and systems for the transport and distribution of gas, formerly part of ACCADUEO - integrates its many years of experience in the conference area with new exhibition services.

Wide exhibition rooms and a program rich in meetings and workshops make CH4 the main Italian meeting in the gas industry, along with the issue addressed. A comprehensive debate on methane and its role.

Fuels Mobility is the annual event where institutions, associations and companies meet to design the service station of the future. No longer just petrol stations but real multi-energy and multi-service retailers.

An initiative aimed at analysing trends evolution in mobility market.

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.


24ORE Business School is BFWE's educational partner

BolognaFiere Water & Energy - BFWE - is pleased to announce the participation of 24ORE Business School, as educational partner, in the 6 events that will be held in Bologna, 12th - 14th October 2022
The Business School will enrich the 3 days of Conference & Expo with initiatives dedicated to professional skills throughout sustainability, innovation and digitization.
An unmissable opportunity for today's and tomorrow's professionals.

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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