VIII International
Architecture Forum

September 10, 2019 / KYIV

PARTNERS 2012-2018

General Partner
FDM Group is the representative of the Turkish HPL manufacturer Gentaş Group in Ukraine. Gentaş Group exports its products to more than 40 countries around the world, which makes the company a leading manufacturer of HPL.
Today FDM Group has its own production department with all the necessary equipment and qualified staff. The company constantly develops and runs its business in Poland and the Baltic countries.
FDM Group offers modern solutions in the field of Hinged Ventilated Facades, which significantly improve the energy-saving characteristics of the building and extend the life of the facade. Due to its high technical and physical properties, the material is also suitable for dry-lining and furniture manufacture. With the help of a varied décor collection, you can easily make any interior and exterior.

The hundred-year history of the Premier Palace Hotel is tightly woven into the fabric of modern Kyiv. Located in the very heart of the capital of Kyiv, the Hotel is both a landmark for the business community of the city these many years, and the beacon of that traditional hospitality that is truly Ukrainian. Here is the perfect place for vacationing, for stopping off during a business trip, for holding conferences with your partners meetings with friends, or romantic evenings with that special someone. Here is where traditions and modernity come beautifully together.

KARPATIKA is a natural mineral water, which is extracted and carefully bottled in one of the cleanest and most famous recreation areas of the Carpathians – Truskavets. Environment is a protected landscape area, virginal Carpathians forests, which guarantees that KARPATIKA water is 100% eco-friendly and natural.

Onyx Solar is the global leader in the design and manufacture of solar PV glass for buildings. This game-changer material not only generates electricity from the sun, but also provides thermal and acoustic insulation, natural lighting, and UV/IR filters in innovative, state-of-the-art designs. It has been awarded as the Most Innovative Glass Product and Greatest Technology of the World, and it is the only building material that is paid for itself with the energy generated. In fact, building owners can recover several times their investment.

The company "SKHID-ZAKHID" was founded in 1994. The leading profile of the company is work with all kinds of natural stone. "SKHID-ZAKHID" carries out a full cycle of works: the selection of material (from the world's best stone-processing companies), its delivery, the manufacture of products of any complexity (in its production) and the installation of stone interior and exterior items.
Experienced specialists of the company work with marble, granite, onyx, travertine and other types of natural stone.
In warehouses, there are always more than 170 types of stone from all over the world. This is Italy, Brazil, Spain, Turkey, Iran, China, India, Ukraine and other world careers.
All goods are certified and meet high quality criteria. 25 years of experience allows you to work at the highest level, which is confirmation of cooperation with the best designers and architects of Ukraine.

ES-SYSTEM is a European manufacturer of lighting technologies in the segment of professional lighting solutions. The company is specialized in architectural, industrial, external and dedicated lighting. ES-SYSTEM is a part of Group Capital that has a dozen of plants equipped with absolutely new production lines in three different locations in Poland.


М+А Global Architects is an architectural and engineering company with more than 35 years of experience with offices in the USA, Russia and Ukraine. The company provides a full range of design and consulting services: agro-industrial enterprises, cafes and restaurants, shopping and sports centers, retail property, residential real estate, production and storage, master planning.

SKG Landscape Design have been designing quality landscapes and contemporary outdoor products since their formation in 1994. The practice was founded by award winning landscape architect Kyle Gallagher, a graduate of Landscape Architecture from Manchester Metropolitan University (UK). Working on projects across Europe and the USA, their work encompasses the civic, commercial, residential, hospitality, retail and private sectors.

Global architecture company YEAH (Young Experienced ArcHitects) was founded by Manuel Caicoya, a Spanish architect, in 2012. YEAH carries out projects around the world. YEAH is that rare breed of architects who look to the future without forgetting the past, who respect nature, environment and culture. Uniting all these elements with technology, they are able to create a sustainable and intelligent architecture, what they call “smart architecture”.

Schüco is one of the leading suppliers of high-quality window, door and façade systems made from aluminium, PVC-U and steel. Millions of Schüco products are used all over the world and meet the highest requirements in terms of design, comfort, security and energy efficiency.

Products from Schüco are consistently designed to meet the needs of architects, fabricators and investors. So that demanding construction projects can be achieved within the specified time and budget, Schüco is on hand to provide advanced system solutions, individual special constructions and comprehensive services – always with the aim of making planning more reliable, fabrication more efficient and building management more sustainable.

Ingarden & Ewy Architects is one of Poland’s most recognized, award-winning architectural practices committed to innovative and sustainable design. For their design approach they were awarded the Polish Architects Association prestigious Honorary Award 2009. The practice has a distinguished track record as designers of high-profile cultural and commercial buildings in Poland, Japan and China. Recent projects include concert halls, museums, exhibition and information centers, libraries, embassies, housing developments, as well as mixed-use complexes, hotels and industrial buildings.

MANEZH is a developer and manufacturer of own sun protection systems for terraces of cafes, restaurants, hotels, private houses, building facades, and systems for interior space: blinds (aluminum, wooden), roller blinds, textiles and electrical cornices.

MANEZH has been active for 23 years on the market, has its own production base, equipped with modern high-tech equipment, applies innovative technologies and is certified according to ISO 9001: 2015.

Voropay Construction

MLA+ is an international architecture, planning and strategic consultancy firm. Since the foundation of Maccreanor Lavington Architects in 1992, we have completed an award winning portfolio of architectural and planning projects in Europe, Asia and South America. MLA+ is the international office and brand name of Maccreanor Lavington Architects established in 2012. Over the course of the last 20 years we have been steadily growing to become one of the most respected firms in the field of urban development and architecture.

Having a deep understanding of the influences of light on human behaviour Nova Light Engineering Company creates lighting systems that harmoniously integrate architectural solutions and marketing positioning of retail facilities to form unforgettable customer experience.

Colliers International is an industry-leading global real estate company with more than 16,000 skilled professionals operating in 66 countries. Colliers International is the advisor of choice for many of the world’s most innovative and successful companies. Colliers delivers a full range of services to real estate occupiers, owners and investors across all sectors worldwide, never competing with clients, preferring instead to remain the ultimate and unbiased choice in global real estate services.

Kurylowicz & Associates Architecture Studio was founded in 1990 by Prof Stefan Kurylowicz. Today, it is the most renowned and titled architectural company in the Poland. It employs 80 experienced architects in offices in Warsaw and Wroclaw. The studio can boast many prestigious realisations in the whole country. It has experience in designing investments of every size and function. Throughout the time of its activity, the studio has gained the reputation of a reliable partner, able to present solutions of the highest quality within the fixed time and budget. The quality of the solutions delivered by the company has been awarded many times both in Poland and abroad.

Fernando Mosca Architect was founded in 1994 and immediately responded to customer requirements by adopting an approach focused on conceptual development of projects with references to art and world¬wide culture. The Studio realizes projects for various architectural sectors such as residential, commercial, wellness and health, religious architecture, entertainment and food. Fernando Mosca Architect collaborates with Gianni Versace, Sergio Rossi, Jill Sander, Giovina Moretti, Ermanno Scervino and other international groups.

The CloseUp architects studio founded by the architects from Russia and Italy is based in the center of Rome. The work of the studio combines interior design, design of the public buildings and urban planning, including the urban concept design. CloseUp architects is a refined mechanism working towards creating modern conceptual spaces that reflect our clients’ character.

Year of foundation of Acoustic Traffic LLC is 1997. Since 2002, the company’s main field of activity is architectural and building acoustics: acoustic design, engineering, manufacturing and implementation of acoustic designs and materials for the solution of typical problems of sound insulation and room acoustics in industrial and civil construction. Acoustic Traffic is the Ukrainian market leader in the field of sound insulation and room acoustics. Acoustic Traffic LLC is the member of a number of international acoustic societies including AES (Audio Engineering Society) and ASA (The Acoustical Society of America). Dozens of recording studios, cinemas, restaurants, clubs, bowling centers, sports facilities, shopping and leisure centers, multi-storey apartment buildings, office centers are built on the basis of the projects designed by our professionals.

GEZE GmbH is one of the world's leading developers and manufacturers of construction systems for door, window and safety technology. GEZE offers a comprehensive range of products including automatic door systems and door technology, glass systems, smoke and heat extraction systems, safety technology as well as window and ventilation technology. As one of the market, innovation and design leaders, the independently-managed family company has decisively influenced facility engineering and building technology with pioneering developments. These developments are constantly being driven onwards in the company's technology center. The highest of quality standards means that GEZE products contribute towards some of the most innovative building concepts in the world and ensure convenience and security in building technology.

LANXESS grew from a strategic realignment of the Bayer’s businesses at the beginning of 2005. LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR7.7 billion in 2016 and about 19,200 employees in 25 countries. The company is currently represented at 75 production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics. Through ARLANXEO, the joint venture with Saudi Aramco, LANXESS is also a leading supplier of synthetic rubber.

Bollinger + Grohmann Ingenieure is a Frankfurt based engineering consultancy with more than 30 years experiences and expertise in structural engineering and design. Founded in 1983, today Bollinger + Grohmann has more than 180 employees in Frankfurt, Berlin, Munich, Vienna, Paris, Rome, Oslo and Melbourne. Bollinger + Grohmann Ingenieure provides a complete range of structural design services for clients and projects worldwide. For years they have been collaborating successfully with numerous internationally recognised architects and strive to always provide the best solution through their creativity and technical excellence. Their scope of work comprises building structures, facade design, geometry development and building performance for commercial, retail and exhibition facilities as well as classic civil engineering structures such as bridges, roofs and towers.

Leslie Jones Architecture (UK) specializes in master panning, architecture, design and other services in the segments of commercial and residential real estate, and also in the infrastructure segment (transportation, aviation). Leslie Jones Architecture works with the British Council of Shopping Centers, Urban Development Committee and International Council of Shopping Centers.

Ingarden & Ewý Architects

Ingarden & Ewý Architects is one of the leading architectural practices in Poland with its office based in Kraków. It was founded by Krzysztof Ingarden and Jacek Ewy, who is the company’s vice-president.

The design strategy of the team is focused on experimentation and search for new combinations of materials and forms. The team creates innovative architectural expression through a combination of advanced technology with traditional materials, art and craftsmanship.

Ingarden & Ewy’s most renown projects include concert and convention halls (ICE Krakow Congress Centre), museums (Gallery Europe – Far East at Manggha Museum of Japanese Art and Technology, Krakow), art and exhibition pavilions (Malopolska Garden of Arts and Wyspianski Pavilion 2000 in Krakow; Polish Pavilion Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan), embassies (Polish Embassy in Tokyo, Embassy of Japan in Warsaw), offices (Rondo Business Park, Krakow), housing developments, and others.

John Fotiadis Architect

John Fotiadis Architect is a full service architecture firm based in New York City, offering architectural design, master planning, urban design, and interior design services.

JFA is a young and lean firm, leveraging the collective experience of its staff as well as a more extended pool of building professionals at its disposal. The mission of the firm, first and foremost, is to provide unparalleled value for its clients. JFA is realizing this goal by implementing cutting edge communication and design technologies. By doing so, JFA can generate very comprehensive work quickly and economically, and be ready to respond to changing client needs in real time.


Today REHAU is one of the top providers in the world polymer market. Company’s product range includes more than 40,000 of products, among them components for aircraft Aerobus, bumper systems for cars and profile systems for windows, doors, facades, winter gardens.

REHAU windows mean high insulation and soundproofing, quality and comfort. Several independent surveys and researches confirm – millions of customers choose REHAU.

Eller + Eller Architekten is an architectural practice with its main office in Duesseldorf and branches in Berlin, Moscow and Kyiv. The firm was founded as Eller Moser Walter in 1964. Since 1997 it operates under the name Eller + Eller Architekten and is run by Erasmus Eller.

Since 1993 the architectural practice has been engaged internationally. The focus of Eller + Eller Architekten work is on projects in Eastern Europe. The firm’s thematic or typological focus is mainly on energy efficiency and sustainability, commercial buildings (office, retail, hotel), governmental buildings, museums and cultural buildings, residential buildings, infrastructural projects, urban planning, interior design.

We provide a unique range of services for the Ukrainian glass processing, application of various coatings, manufacturing of products in the industry, and individual orders.Our company can offer you following types of products: multifunctional glass, solar – control glass (reflective glass – bronz, blue, grey, green), safe glass ( triplex, tempered glass, bent glass), decorative tempered glass with silk screen printing, decorative tempered glass with digital printing with ceramic inks and high resolution. Our mission – high European quality at a competitive price!

Sir Robert Matthew and Stirrat Johnson-Marshall first entered into partnership in 1956, creating RMJM with the firm’s first offices established in Edinburgh and London. The firm established a reputation for functional, modernist design and by the early 1970s, RMJM had grown to be one of the UK’s most iconic architectural practices. RMJM is responsible for some of London’s most recognisable buildings including the Royal Commonwealth Institute, New Zealand House and Royal Festival Hall

During the latter years of the XX Century and early years of the XXI Century RMJM made steps into mainland Europe. Today RMJM is spread across five continents and is one of the largest, most geographically and culturally diverse architecture firms in the world. Nearly 2000 people, representing 56 nationalities and speaking more than 40 languages work in the company.

ACO Building Elements Ltd. is official representative of ACO Group in Ukraine, one of the world market leaders in drainage technology for professional drainage, economical cleaning, and the controlled release and reuse of water. The company supplies external drainage systems for professional use on huge range of transport surfaces as well as for private and commercial construction projects –specifically for house, cellar and garden components. In addition there is a wide assortment of internal drainage systems, made of stainless steel, for industrial kitchens (channels and gullies), hotels, commercial property and waste water treatment plants.