In this page, please find the programme of conferences and workshops on Thursday 21 February 2019

*Sessions are in Italian, except for those indicated with asterisk; translation service is not available




10.00 – 11.00
Conference organized by: ASSOFRIGORISTI

Less and less fluorinated: The new Presidential Decree for the implementation of Regulation 517/14

Speakers: Filippo Trifiletti – Accredia, Marco Botteri – UnionCamere, Gianluca De Giovanni – Assofrigoristi, Marco Buoni/Area-ATF, Andrea Fieschi – Federchimica, Giuliana Galeotti – APAVE


11.00 – 12.30
Conference organized by: ASSOFRIGORISTI 

SCHOOL: ASLAM presentation, the Training Center for Refrigeration Technicians


Marco Nocivelli – ASSOCOLD
Carlo Montanari – EPTA
Gianluca De Giovanni – ASSOFRIGORISTI
Carlo Carabelli – ASLAM


12.00 – 12.45
Event organized by: REFRIGERA

The Future Refrigeration Professionals

Marco Nocivelli – EPTA


14.00 – 18.00
Conference organized by:
Centro Studi Galileo and ATF under the patronage of the Ministry of Environment

Introduction to the XVIII European Convention From FGAS to alternative refrigerants: impact on new and existing plants. The latest technologies in air conditioning and refrigeration; systems, equipment, components, training and certification; the phase down

• Public-private partnerships to promote sustainable technologies (Riccardo Savigliano – UNIDO)

• Flammable refrigerant standards, maintenance and assistance related to training and certification, illegal refrigerant trading (Niccolò Costantini – European Commission)

• F-gas: analysis of the regulation and future scenarios for the European industry (Francesco Scuderi – Eurovent)

• The F-gas regulations and decrees in Europe and in the world: the Kigali Amendment, opportunities and challenges
(Marco Buoni – AREA)

• Refrigerants: current and future challenges (Giacomo Pisano – Dorin)

• New high glide refrigerants: impact on heat exchangers in new and old systems (Rodolfo Cavicchioli – LU-VE)

• Sistemi split monoutenza a CO2 transcritica (Giuseppe Vitri – Rivacold)

• Retrofit of refrigeration systems working with R404A / R507: best practices, software for measuring operating parameters and diagnostic software (Carmine Marotta – General Gas)

• Ejector in CO2 systems for refrigeration, A / C and heating (Gabriele De Bona – Danfoss)

• Products for HFC, HFO, HC and CO2 refrigerants (Antonio Sepe – Castel)

• High efficiency solutions with natural refrigerants (Mirko Travaglin – Carel)

•Trends and technologies for refrigeration: the advantages of measuring instruments connected to the network
(Fabio Mastromatteo – Text)

• Commercial refrigeration: hydrocarbons (Marino Bassi – Embraco)

• The future of refrigerants: market trends for air conditioning and refrigeration (Livio Calabrese – Frascold)

• The updates on the certification of the person in light of the F-Gas Decree 146/2018 (Cristina Norcia – Bureau Veritas)



9.30 – 10.00
Conference organized by: ATF

The impact on lubricants of natural gas technologies

Speaker: Alessandro Di Maio – Exxon Mobil


11.00 – 13.00
Workshop organized by: RIVACOLD

CO2 / R744 THE GREEN EVOLUTION Transcritical CO2 systems: theoretical and practical aspects:

• refrigeration plants, multi-user units, split systems, gas coolers and evaporators

• regulatory framework and effects on the evolution of the refrigeration market

• introduction to CO2

• Rivacold CO2 ranges and technical details

• practical aspects for a correct installation


15.00 – 16.00
Conference organized by: Assofrigoristi

A consortium for the recovery of refrigerants. Purposes and opportunities for all the supply chain

Speaker: ASSOFRIGORISTI, Davide Sabbadin – Legambiente


16.00 – 17.00
Round table organized by: STUDIO COMELLI
Chairman: Marco Comelli, Secretary General OITA


• Natale Mandelli, TDF Tecnologie del Freddo

• Alberto Agostini, FrigoClimaEnergy

• Representative – EPI Studio Progettazione

Round table among consulting companies for MMR- Mass Market Retailer



11.00 – 13.00
Conference organized by: STUDIO COMELLI

Chairman: Marco Comelli

Non-compressive refrigeration technologies: innovations and applications

• Refrigeration and energy efficiency (Beatrice Marchi – University of Brescia)

•  Trigeneration with ammonia absorbers: opportunities and advantages for the industry (Giulia Pelloja – AB Energy)

• Absorptions chillers and trigeneration: some applications (Fabrizio Cattane – ECT Italia – E.ON Group)

• Magnetic refrigeration: close to the finish line (Simone Fàbbrici – CNR-IMEM)

• Conclusions


13.00 – 14.00
Conference organized by: Assofrigoristi

Specialization in refrigeration: pressure, flammability, toxicity


14.00 – 15.00
Conference organized by: Assofrigoristi

Technologies for the regeneration and the refrigerant’ s LCA

Speaker: ASSOFRIGORISTI, Marcella Girardi – Tecnoservizi AmbIENTALI


15.00 – 16.00
Conference organized by: Assofrigoristi

Gas leaks… stopping and finding leaks for the environment and the business

Speaker: ASSOFRIGORISTI, Maurizio Roncoroni – tdm


16.00 – 17.00
Conference organized by: Assofrigoristi

Dimensioning and thermal loads in the cold cells: strategies for energy saving

Speaker ASSOFRIGORISTI, Natale Mandelli


17.00 – 18.00
Conference organized by: Assofrigoristi

PED isn’t just a legal obligation: risks and opportunities



10.00 – 11.00
Conference organized by: ATF – CENTRO STUDI GALILEO 

Low GWP refrigerant mixtures used for the retrofit of systems working with R404A / R507: comparison of the performances of all solutions available in Europe

Speaker: Carmine Marotta – GENERAL GAS


11.00 – 12.00
Conference organized by: ATF – CENTRO STUDI GALILEO

How to avoid errors during temperature, pressure and vacuum measurements

Speaker: Fabio Mastromatteo – TESTO


12.00 – 13.00
Conference organized by: ATF – CENTRO STUDI GALILEO

Carbon dioxide ad hydrocarbon compressors

Speaker: Giacomo Pisano – DORIN



11.30 – 12.30
Conference organized by: AREA

Real Alternatives for Life, outreach and opportunities for training on alternative future refrigerants. Are you ready for alternative refrigerants? *

• Standars for Flammable Refrigerants and illegal trade (Niccolò Costantini – EU COMMISSION DG CLIMA)

• Opportunities to join the project (15 languages available), Outreach (Marco Buoni – AREA)

• train the Trainers sessions’ Experience gained from the Tot delivered in the past few month (Marino Bassi – RA4LIFE)

• Projects on Training and Certification in other parts of the world (Silvia Romanò – ATF-CENTRO STUDI GALILEO)


11.00 – 11.30
Workshop organized by: CAREL

DC technology on refrigerated cells: high efficiency and quality of preservation

Speaker: Stefano Soggia


14.00 – 14.30
Workshop organized by: CLIMALIFE

Very low GWP solutions. How to implement A2L refrigerants

Speaker: Mrs. Delphine Martin


15.30 – 16.30
Workshop organized by: ATEX

Refrigeration 4.0

Speaker: Umberto Puiatti



11.00 – 13.00

Private event by: INRES COOPINRES Coop. Technicians meeting


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