HVAC&R TECHNOLOGY EXPO AND CONFERENCE 2021

You are invited to attend the IRHACE Conference on Thursday 8th and Friday 9th July 2021, designed to support business owners with the most up to date commentary on climate change, sustainability, adaptation, resilience and new technologies..

The IRHACE Conference on Thursday 8th July will be held onstage within the "AirTouch Pavilion 2"so that all visitors and exhibitors can benefit from hearing from our speaking line-up FREE OF CHARGE.

The conference programme will be divided up into interesting modules covering the current market situation and the impact of Covid 19/ Training and Stewardship/ Healthy Homes, Refrigeration and Indoor Air Quality/ Navigating employment contracts, Health & Safety and Wellbeing in our industry. Watch this space for ongoing updates on the programme.

The Expo in the "AirTouch Pavilion 2" will incorporate the Thursday conference programme and finals of The Apprentice of the Year competition, where the best of the apprentices for 2021 will complete the practical section to win the title.

 

Conference Programme information: Thursday 8th July*

 

0925-0930

 

Terry Williams MC Welcome

0930-0945

Graham Brown

SmartTrade

Update on work with The Ministry of Environment, Refrigerant Stewardship and Blockchain

0950-1005

Louise Rutter

Competenz

Apprentice Training & Growth, New Air Conditioning Installation Qualification

1010-1025

Dave Nicholls

RLNZ

Training

1030-1045

Dr Richard Love

Massey University

Training/ Degree courses, changes facing the educational sector and students

1100-1130

Tony Alexander

Independent Economist & Speaker

Former Chief Economist with Reserve Bank: The State of the Nation economically- What this means for our Businesses in a Covid World

1130-1145

Terry Williams, Tony Alexander with Mark Meyer, Malcolm Miller

Q&A session and discussion on what the economy specifically means for our association members

1200-1215

Rob Mannes

22 degrees

Healthy Homes

1220-1235

Dave Nicholls

Realcold

Refrigeration

1240-1255

Darren Gear

Simx

Indoor Air Quality

1400-1415

Warren Tucker

AON NZ

Insurance for Contract works. Making sure we have the right cover to reduce stress

1420-1435

Speaker TBA

Mates in Construction

Health & Wellbeing in our industry. Taking care of our people

1440-1455

Brittany Healy

Ormrod

Employsure: Relieving stress by having the right H&S and employment contracts in place

*Programme & Speakers subject to change

 

Conference Programme information: Friday 9th July*

 

On Friday 9th July, we have Product Presentations coupled with industry updates from the Construction & Building Controls Technology sectors- all onstage within the "AirTouch Pavilion 2".

 

1000-1030

Thomas Hiene

Ebm-papst

Product presentation

1035-1050

Grant Price

Heatwave

Mechanical Construction Industry Update

1100-1130

Speaker TBA

Airtouch

Product presentation

1135-1150

Speaker TBA

Building Controls Technology update

1200-1230

 

Product presentation

1300-1330

 

Product presentation

1400-1430

John Brock

Camfil

Product presentation

1500-1530

 

Product presentation

*Programme & Speakers subject to change