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Monday 17 June 2013
Pre-event Workshop
PRE-EVENT WORKSHOP (by invitation only): Mainstreaming natural refrigerants

The afternoon of June 17 will be reserved for a smaller group for in depth discussions and preparations. Space is limited, by invitation only.
Pre-registration and Reception


Informal business networking and reception, open to all

Sponsored by Baltimore Aircoil Company
Sponsored by Parker Sporlan

Amy Larkin, Author , Author of 'Environmental Debt: The Hidden Costs of a Changing Global Economy'

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Tuesday 18 June 2013
Registration & Welcome coffee - sponsored by Bitzer USA

Introduction and State of The Industry
Chair: Marc Chasserotshecco, Welcome & Introduction to ATMOsphere America 2013

Franziska Mentenshecco, ATMOsphere Methodology

Nina Masson, shecco, Natural Refrigerant market trends in North America and beyond

Marc-André Lesmerises, Carnot Refrigeration, R744 refrigerant, ready for today's market

Scott Martin, Hillphoenix, Advances in CO2 Supermarket Refrigeration in North America

Mark Tomooka, Mayekawa USA, A Manufacturers Approach to Building and Promoting Natural Refrigerant Systems

Masood Ali, Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration, State of the industry
AM coffee break - sponsored by Danfoss
Workshop - Mainstreaming Natural Refrigerants
Workshop to identify 3 main actions needed to mainstreaming Natural Refrigerants across North America.
Moderated round table discussions in groups of 10 + general discussion.
Networking Lunch - sponsored by Carnot Refrigeration
Supermarket End User Panel
Moderator: Ms Keilly Witman, EOS Climate, formerly GreenChill Partnership

J'aime MitchellWhole Foods

Mike Guldensterne2s energy efficiency services / Whole Foods

Steve Hagen, Sprouts

Harrison HorningDelhaize America

Richard Heath, Source Refrigeration, formerly SUPERVALU

Rod Peterson, Sobeys

PM coffee break - sponsored by Emerson Climate Technologies
Technology Case Study Session 1
End of Day 1
'Roof-top' Networking Reception (business casual)

Sponsored by Hillphoenix

Dinner Speech: Trey Cown, Vice President and General Manager of Hillphoenix System Division

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Wednesday 19 June 2013
Welcome coffee - sponsored by HUAYI Compressor Barcelona

Regulatory Issues & Standards
Marc Chasserotshecco, Welcome & Introduction Day 2

Chair: Robert WilkinsDanfoss

Cindy Newberg, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Regulatory Updates: alternatives and reducing emissions

John Thompson, U.S. Department of State, Montreal Protocol and CCAC update

Brian Rodgers, Underwriters Laboratories, UL standards - update on natural refrigerants

Appliance & commercial equipment standards

Michael L. Marshall, U.S. Dept. of Labor - OSHA, OSHA regulations for natural refrigerants
AM coffee break - sponsored by CAREL
Supply Chain Panel
Moderator: Marc Chasserot, shecco

Sam Gladis, Emerson Climate Technologies (Component supplier)

Rob Arthur, CTA (Consultant, Project lead)

Antoine Azar, Sustainable Solutions, Phase-Out F-Gases in Commercial Refrigeration

Mark Lowry, RSES, Hydrocarbon Certificate Training

Lowell Randel, Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA), GCCA and Natural Refrigerants

Jim Flowers, Linde Canada, Natural Refrigerants Supply Chain
Networking Lunch - sponsored by Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration
Industrial End User Panel
Moderator: Eric Smith, IIAR

Eric M. Smith, International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR), Industrial Refrigeration and the IIAR

Michael A. Chapman, Tyson Foods Inc., Preparedness is Knowing what to do BEFORE the clock starts ticking

Gerard Von Dohlen, Port Newark Refrigerated Warehouse, No Refrigerant is good - Less is more

Robert Czarnecki, Campbell Soup Company, Campbells and Industrial Refrigeration

Eric Johnston, ConAgra Foods, Inc., ConAgra Foods
PM coffee break - sponsored by True Manufacturing
Technology Case Study Session 2
Conclusions ATMOsphere America 2013
Farewell drink - sponsored by Mayekawa

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Monday 8 July 2013
Conclusions & Report
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