Brussels, 28 May 2018 – ATMOsphere is proud to journey to a new continent this year – ATMOsphere Network FRIGAIR 2018 marks the series’ African debut.
ATMOsphere Network FRIGAIR 2018 is being held in collaboration with exclusive sponsor and host Commercial Refrigeration Services (CRS) during the FRIGAIR tradeshow in Johannesburg, South Africa to promote the uptake of natural refrigerants in South Africa and beyond.
The event will take place in Hall 3 of the Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, on Thursday 7 June 2018 from 15:00 until 19:00. Registration for the event is free of charge but must be made in advance.
Packed with knowledge and networking opportunities, ATMO Network FRIGAIR 2018 will showcase global developments with natural refrigerants and assess how South Africa measures up against the rest of the world, with expert speakers:
The event will kick off with a welcome and introduction at 15:00. The first session, ‘Global Trends on Natural Refrigerants’, sees expert speakers will give an overview of opportunities and challenges in South Africa.
After a 30-minute networking break, the ‘Future of the Industry Panel’ will take place with leading end users sharing their experiences with natural refrigerants, followed by an interactive panel discussion.
The event will conclude with a networking drinks reception taking place between 18:00-19:00.
About FRIGAIR Exhibition 2018
Africa’s only dedicated HEVAC&R tradeshow, FRIGAIR Expo is Africa’s largest heating, energy, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration exhibition. The expo takes place every three years and is organised in partnership with the South African Institute of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (SAIRAC). Various industry bodies, including the South African Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Contractors Association (SARACCA), South African Air-conditioning Suppliers Association (SAASA), South African Smoke Ventilation Association (SASVA), Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Manufacturers and Suppliers Association (RAMSA), and the Southern African Refrigerated Distribution Association (SARDA), also endorse it.
FRIGAIR 2018 is expected to draw thousands of industry professionals from all levels and industry sectors, including consulting engineers, mechanical and electrical engineers, contractors and builders, architects and interior designers, property developers, facility managers, industry associations, government officials and many more.
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