27 February - 03 March 2018 World’s leading trade fair for roller shutters, doors/gates and sun protection systems

Practical tips, information and knowledge for your work

Numerous forums, workshops and special shows will provide know-how and information on trends and new challenges in the sector. Exchange ideas and opinions on current developments with experts.

Doors/Gates Forum

The Doors/Gates Forum will be all about doors and gates: fire and smoke protection, safety and maintenance, energy and sustainability, norms, standards and much more besides. more


ES-SO Workshop

The focal point of this Workshop will be the combination of external and internal sun protection solutions which offer maximum thermal and visual comfort. The Workshop will be held in English.

Comfort + Safety

What should doors, gates, windows and shades today actually do? From 27.02.-03.03., the ift special show will highlight what products today should do, and will provide information on how requirements can be checked and fulfilled.

Innovation Prize

The coveted R+T Innovation Prize has been presented for the ninth time in 2015. The R+T Innovation Prize is designed to honour innovative technical achievement and is intended to present exemplary innovations in the industry that were launched on the market in 2016 or have been developed to the production stage to an expert public. more


Matchmaking Event

R+T 2015 will attract decision-makers from all over the world to Stuttgart. Forge contacts with future partners, customers or suppliers during the run-up to the trade fair. Participation will be free of charge. more


RS update on current technical questions

Condensed information for your daily practice: technical consultants from the Federal Association for Manufacturers of Roller Shutters and Sun Protection (BVRS) will talk about the latest questions from the areas of technology, law, IT and vocational training.

R+T International Forum

Come and obtain information on the satellite trade fairs of R+T.  Industry experts and international professional associations will present the respective foreign market and will be available to answer questions from companies.

Young Talents

Under the direction of the Federal Association for Manufacturers of Roller Shutters and Sun Protection (BVRS), young talents in the roller shutter and Venetian blind manufacturing industry will present selected pieces of work.

Craftsmen's Battle "We're looking for the best“

Mount an awning, replace the cloth or install a new roller shutter motor? Two teams of craftsmen will compete against one another - and the faster team will win. The Craftsmen's Battle is a traditional part of R+T.

R+T trade press lounge

The R+T trade press lounge in the exhibition halls has been a very popular meeting and contact point for many years. With over 50 national and international trade magazines it provides comprehensive industry know-how and is at the same time a platform for the exchange of information and ideas with colleagues and experts. You can read all of the trade magazines in the trade press lounge or take them home with you.

Special show "Outdoor. Ambience. Living."

At this special show, exhibitors will present applications of the whole spectrum of solutions for "Outdoor. Ambience. Living."