Forum Wärmewende

Facing transformation: status quo and outlook for the heating sector

Visual for the Forum Wärmewende

The next edition of Forum Wärmewende, held on 22 April 2024, examines the current state of the heating sector in Germany and discusses what further steps are needed for a successful transformation of our heating supply.

The speakers for the evening are Andreas Klingemann (German Association of Energy and Water Industries), Dr. Eva Bode (German Association of Towns and Municipalities) and Markus Hümpfer (Member of the Bundestag, SPD).

Forum Wärmewende will take place from 5 p.m. at the premises of the Institute for Climate Protection, Energy and Mobility (IKEM) in Berlin.


Participation in the IKEM Forum Wärmewende is free of charge, but places are limited. Register as early as possible!

This issue of Forum Wärmewende is supported by:

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Manfred Greis
Member of the Advisory Board, IKEM

Jana Eschweiler
Head of the Energy Law Department, IKEM


Panel discussion

Markus Hümpfer, MdB
Committee on Climate Protection and Energy, SPD parliamentary group in the Bundestag

Dr. Eva Bode
Head of Department for Municipal Economy, Renewable Energies and Disaster Protection, German Association of Towns and Municipalities

Andreas Klingemann
Head of the Heat Department, German Association of Energy and Water Industries

Elisabeth Staudt
Senior Expert for Energy & Climate Protection, Deutsche Umwelthilfe

18.45 Next steps
19.00 Get-Together
21.00 End of the event


Press contact

Dennis Nill

Dennis Nill
+49 (0)30 / 408 1870 17

IKEM – Institute for Climate Protection, Energy and Mobility e.V.