Call for abstracts

The conference committee is now calling for abstracts on an array of subjects, including but not limited to:
  • The Australian and International HFC phase-down 
  • Future thinking – the path towards carbon neutrality by 2050
  • Low-GWP, synthetic refrigerants
  • Energy efficiency and sustainability 
  • Energy efficiency of low-GWP, synthetic refrigerants
  • Energy performance benchmarking 
  • Transcritical CO2 systems and the Australian climate
  • Refrigerant inventory reduction
  • Legislation/standards/licensing/training – developments in Australia and internationally
  • Environmental impacts of synthetic, low-GWP refrigerants
  • Risk management associated with the use of flammable refrigerants
  • Case studies on projects 
  • Re-use and recycling of refrigerants – environmental benefits/the importance of meeting standards
  • Heat pumps
  • Site visit locations in the Melbourne area.

By submitting an abstract, speakers are also agreeing to submit a technical paper and PowerPoint presentation before the conference, should their application to present be successful. The conference committee has the final say on accepted presentations. All submissions must include a 300-word abstract, a 100-word condensed abstract, 100-word biography and high-resolution author photo. Abstracts should be emailed to AIRAH’s Conference and Events Coordinator by Monday, December 10, 2018.