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Sunday 15 May 2016
Pre-Registration
17:00
Pre-registration & Sponsor booth set up

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*Last updated: 01 Jan 1970
Monday 16 May 2016
08:00
  
Registration and Welcome Networking Breakfast - sponsored by Heatcraft Australia & Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Air-conditioners Australia
Welcome & Introduction
09:00
Policy Panel
09:10
Presentations by government and industry experts on the latest regulatory issues and standards for natural refrigerants at Australian/New Zealand and international dimensions.

Chair: Marc Chasserot, shecco

Patrick McInerney, Australian Government Department of the Environment, HFC phase-down policy issues

Klara Zolcer Skacanova, shecco, Natural refrigerants in the world - policy and market trends
Market Trends
09:45
Leading industry representatives will give strategic and visionary presentations sharing their latest success stories, lessons learned, challenges and next steps with regards to natural refrigerant based technologies in Australia, New Zealand and beyond.

Chair: Jan Dusek, shecco

Ian Suffield, BITZER Australia, Innovative cooling solutions

John Bolger, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Air-conditioners Australia Pty L, Introduction of air to water heat pump that utilises Natural Refrigerant R744

Hideyo Asano, Mayekawa Mfg. Co., Ltd., Our natural refrigerant technology and energy-efficiency solutions

Robert DelVentura, Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration, An industry in change

Peter Bao, Advansor, Transcritical CO2 solutions for warmer climates
10:45
Q&A with audience
11:00
  
Coffee / Tea networking break - sponsored by CAREL Industries & Emerson Climate Technologies
HVAC&R Associations Panel
11:30
In this session we will open the floor for all influential HVAC&R associations in Australia and New Zealand to share their experiences working with natural refrigerants, to speak about new opportunities, policy and technical barriers and the latest developments from each industry body to accelerate the adoption of natural refrigerant technology.

Chair: Marc Chasserot, shecco

Tim Edwards, Australian Refrigeration Association, Change 2016

Matthew Darby, EcoChill, Overview of New Zealand industry action to support safe management of refrigerants

Gregory Picker, Refrigerants Australia / AREMA, New working group to identify barriers, opportunities and clear path forward for natural refrigerants

Kim Limburg, Australian Refrigeration Mechanics Association (ARMA), Implementing national licensing system including refrigerants to meet global standards

Kevin O’Shea, RACCA Australia , RACCA's position on natural refrigerants
12:15
Q&A with audience
12:30
  
Networking Lunch - sponsored by Hillphoenix & Mayekawa Australia
End User Panel
14:00
Key end users will share their experiences using different types of natural refrigerant technologies including benefits, challenges and future plans in commercial and industrial refrigeration applications. 

Chair: Marc Chasserot, shecco

Michael Englebright, Woolworths, Our Journey to Natural Refrigerants

Stuart Saville, Coles Supermarkets, The path forward

Hiroshi Soma, Chemical Grouting, Ground freezing opportunities in construction works using NH3/CO2 in Australia and NZ
15:15
Q&A with Audience
15:30
  
Coffee / Tea networking break - sponsored by Gordon Brothers & Schneider Electric
Technology Case Studies in HVAC&R
Commercial Refrigeration Case Studies
16:00
Industrial Refrigeration, AC and Heat Pumps Case Studies
16:01
17:45
Q&A with Audience
18:00
Closing remarks
Dinner Networking Reception
19:00
 
Dinner Networking Reception - sponsored by BITZER

Dinner speech by Peter Gibson, Managing Director, BITZER Australia
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