AIRAH unveils its complete 2017 conference schedule
Underscoring a long-standing commitment to
provide the industry with best-practice HVAC&R information, AIRAH
has announced a compelling 2017 conference schedule.
Included in the program are the Refrigeration 2017
conference to be held in Melbourne in March; the Building Physics Forum,
which will take place in Brisbane in June; the Pre-loved
Buildings Forum, a one-day event in Sydney in August; The Future of HVAC
2017 conference to take place in Sydney in September; and the Building
Simulation Conference 2017, which will be hosted with the International
Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA) in Melbourne in
“At AIRAH, we recognise that it is our steadfast
responsibility to help improve HVAC&R technical knowledge and
expertise,” says AIRAH CEO Tony Gleeson, M.AIRAH. “We take great pride
in the curation of our annual conference schedule, and I’m confident
that we can improve on the successful program we delivered in 2016. With
conferences taking place across Australia, the 2017 schedule will
appeal to the learning needs of our members, as well as the wider
The 2017 schedule kicks off with the two-day Refrigeration
2017 conference, which takes place in Melbourne from March 27–28.
Featuring two renowned international keynote speakers, the conference
will look at the state of the industry, and how it may respond to the
future challenges initiated by COP 21 and the global HFC phase-down.
Refrigeration 2017 will also include sessions reviewing the
latest technologies. The conference trade display will provide attendees
with an opportunity to interact with leading industry suppliers and
their latest refrigeration technology offerings.
Now in its fifth year, The Future of HVAC Conference returns
to Sydney this year from September 13–14. AIRAH’s marquee conference,
The Future of HVAC 2017 will provide insight into the issues, practices,
technologies, regulation and design approaches affecting the HVAC
industry now and into the future.
New for 2017, the Building Physics Forum in Brisbane (June
15) and the Pre-loved Buildings Forum in Sydney (August 3) add further
depth to the conference schedule. The one-day forums provide an ideal
setting for the industry’s movers and shakers to discuss specialised
aspects of the built environment.
Closing out the 2017 schedule is the Building Simulation
Conference in Melbourne over November 15–16. Held in cooperation with
IBPSA, this conference will provide a unique forum for the exchange of
ideas and information between simulation researchers, simulation
developers, building designers, and government legislators.
For more information and the latest announcements regarding AIRAH’s 2017 conference program, go to www.airah.org.au/conferences