Scaling the Vertex of Window Technology

Considered as the cultural capital of Maharashtra, Pune is also known as the "Oxford of East” due to presence of several well known educational institutions. The city doubles up as the satellite city for Mumbai and boasts of a number a range of modern architectural landmarks. It is one of the fastest growing cities of Asia - Pacific, which sets the bar high when it comes to new developments with archaic fenestration, which is sustainable at the same time, owing to large influx of technology and innovation. This paves the way to innovative development with new ideas and concepts in building designs. Development being the key word, Pune promises a wide array of business and architectural opportunities in building fenestration industry.

Addressing the performance and functional aspect of this critical element of architecture, Zak World of Windows, after successfully completing 10 editions in various cities of India, now comes to Pune and will be held in The Westin on 13th October 2017.

The forum will aim at the proper understanding of fenestration and shall address the issues like design and application challenges, measuring the performance of windows and their affectivity in bringing life to the interior spaces. The experts from the respective fields will engage in a panel discussion debating some of the pressing technical issues vis-a-vis sustainability through windows, functionality and usability, etc. Not to be missed is the opportunity to explore finest new technologies and products, which will be on display and that shall help redefining the way windows are looked at.

Organized by Zak Trade Fairs & Exhibitions, this will be a part of the build up to the mega exhibitions on Glass, Fenestration & Aluminium Extrusions to be held in Mumbai from the 07 - 10 December 2017.

As seating is limited, register your seats early and get to hear from the most illuminated minds of the industry. The seminar will be followed by networking dinner & refreshments.

18.30 - “Koemmerling: German uPVC systems for Indian market”
Farid Khan
CEO & Director
Profine India
18.45 - “Window Engineering for durable and efficient fenestration”
Mahesh Arumugam
Regional Director - South Asia
Meinhardt Façade
19.10 - “Schueco: German  Aluminium Systems  for the Indian Market”
Ashish Kapoor
Director - Sales
Schueco India
19.25 - “The importance of PU foams for perfect insulated windows”
Pradeep Chaudhari
Regional Sales Manager –WEST
McCoy Soudal
19.40 - “New era new hardware”
Mukesh Yadav
Area Sales Manager - Central & West India Manager
19.55 - Panel Discussion

Evolving window scenario in Pune

  • Components defining a perfect window
  • Challenges faced in suggesting and installing a good quality window as per design parameters
  • Parameters defining the retail market and projects - different or overlapping
  • Consideration for selecting a Window type for an apartment complex; high end villas; hospitality and retail
Manish Bankar, Principal Architect, Tao Architecture
Farid Khan, CEO & Director, Profine India
Ashish Kapoor, Sales Director, Schueco India
Kishore Jain, Director - Technical, Winsquare
Hussein Chiniwala, Director, Alfa Façade
Mahesh Jain, Managing Director, Ornate Group

Moderator – Amit Malhotra, Leader, McCoy Soudal
Amit Malhotra
Manish Bankar
Farid Khan
Ashish Kapoor
Kishore Jain
Hussein Chiniwala
Mahesh Jain