The world’s leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems BAU 2015 held its preview at Mumbai last month. Monika Dech, Deputy Managing Director, Messe München GmbH and Katharina Schlegel, COO, Messe München India addressed the audience on the new products, processes and corporate strategy. The speakers elaborated on the BAU facts and figures as well as the key themes and trends of the upcoming trade fair to be held between January 19 and 24, 2015 at the Messe München exhibition center in Germany. Also present at the event was Anandi Iyer, Head of representative office, Fraunhofer India who briefed the audience about the intelligent buildings concepts for the cities of the future. The participation by the Fraunhofer Building Innovation Alliance in BAU 2015 is part of the overall initiative on “intelligent urbanization” of Messe München.