Aqua-Therm Baku 2012, the 4th International Exhibition for Heating, Ventilation Air-Conditioning, Water Supply, Sanitary, Environmental Technology and Swimming Pools and Renewable Energies, will take place from 17 to 20 October 2012 at Baku Expo Center. Over the past four years, Aqua-Therm Baku has confirmed its position as the largest and leading event dedicated to the areas in its title not just in Azerbaijan, but across the whole Caspian region.This year, Aqua-Therm Baku is based in the second and fourth halls of the Baku Expo Center, bringing together 78 exhibiting companies from Azerbaijan, Italy, Russia and Turkey alongside domestic representations of companies from Belgium, China, Finland, Sweden, Japan and others. The number of newcomers, this year 30% of all exhibitors, has risen, and a third of the exhibition is made up of domestic companies such as Metak, Sauna Inshaat, Yusiko, NJT, Euroclima, Nenzi-M and others. Exhibitors have significantly increased the size of their stands compared to last year, which is reflected in a 10% growth in total exhibition space at the event.Alongside the traditional presentations of heating systems, insulation materials, saunas, ventilators and air conditioning units, for the first time the exhibition will feature exclusive fireplaces, ‘air curtains’, equipment for salt water pools and much more. The Ventilation and Air Conditioning exhibition sector will include global brands such as Carrier (USA), Daikin (Japan), Systemair (Sweden) Hitachi, Sanyo (Japan) and Thermona (Czech Republic), and the Italian names Robello and Immergas, among others, will feature in the heating section. Specialists in operating the equipment on display at the exhibition will be on hand to offer detailed information on its safe and effective use.Aqua-Therm Baku 2012 will be accompanied by an extensive business programme. Industry professionals will have an exclusive chance to take part in seminars examining ‘Danfoss energy-saving equipment’, by Danfoss company representatives, and ‘Ecoline production equipment - solutions and innovations’, from Ecoline company representatives. More information on topics, speakers and seminar descriptions is available on www.aquatherm-expo.com and on the exhibition’s Facebook page.Aqua-Therm Baku is organised by Iteca Caspian, Fin-mark srl and ITE Group plc, along with their partners EUF (Turkey), GiMA (Germany), ITE Gulf (UAE) and ITE China, which have actively brought international companies to exhibit at the Azerbaijan-based event.