Seminar/Education Schedule

Informational seminars, workshops and demonstrations enhance the show experience by providing attendees and exhibitors alike the opportunity to learn about the interesting new processes, services, products, information, and regulations in the industry. There are two Conference Rooms/Areas and seminars will run concurrently.  Printable FME2018 Seminar Schedule.


10:15-10:45am        30 minutes

Benefits of an HVAC/R Planned Maintenance Agreement

  • Extending the life expectance of your units

  • Energy saving opportunities

  • Access to NATE certified technicians

Presented by: Isaac Heating & Air Conditioning

11:00am-12:00pm       60 minutes

Introduction to New OSHA Silica Standard: General Industry

Discussion on newly updated standards for silica general industry that took affect 6/23/18. We’ll go through health hazards, what could result from silica exposure, methods to control exposure, and more.

  • Understand updates and changes to OSHA regulations.

  • Understand exposure limits.

  • Discuss control methods.

Presented by: OSEA, Inc. (John Coniglio)

12:15-1:15pm          60 minutes

Compressed Air System Energy Saving Tips

Whether designing a new air system or looking to improve current system, learn many ways to lower your “total cost of ownership.”

  • Cost of compressed air

  • Opportunities to lower your current operating costs & potential rebates

  • Establishing your current baseline with real data & planning for the future

Presented by: Comairco (Mark Pfeifer)

1:30-2:30pm       60 minutes

NYSEG/RGE Commercial & Industrial Rebate Program

Overview of programs, guidelines and the rebates available in 2018 to C&I customers for energy efficiency projects.

Presented by: Franklin Energy/NYSEG

2:45-3:15pm       30 minutes

Ductless Solutions

Learn how to apply ductless as a solution for heating and cooling in problem areas...and save money!

Presented by: VP Supply Corp. (Marty Schultz)


10:15-11:00 am     45 minutes

ELEVATE Software

ELEVATE is a supply chain software tool that is able to identify cost-saving opportunities and implement new products and processes. ELEVATE helps identify your needs and objectives so you can make informed decisions that result in real world savings for your facility.

Presented by: Chudy Paper Co. (Glenn Mars)

11:15am - 12:00pm       45 minutes

Taking Control of Facility Maintenance with CMMS

Learn the benefits of utilizing a computerized maintenance management system to efficiently support your facilities. Review of:

  • Features & Functions

  • Implementation

  • Buying Tips

Presented by: Q Ware (Tim Thomas)

12:15-1:00pm          45 minutes

Monolithic Roofing for Today’s Energy Needs

Benefits of a monolithic roofing system including energy savings, leakproof applications over most conventional existing roofing systems without removal of the existing roofing materials.

  • 2018 Tax Incentives, Section 179 Tax Codes

Presented by: Gaco Western/United Thermal Systems

1:15-2:00pm      45 minutes

Facility Rubber Flooring

Examine a range of rubber flooring features including: environmental sustainability, material strength, durability, appearance and the surface’s impact on athletic person’s biomechanics and safety.

  • Compare rubber to other flooring choices

  • Evaluate sustainability of rubber materials

  • Describe aesthetic options in rubber flooring

Presented by: Surface America (Tim Walsh)

2:15-3:00pm      45 minutes

Improving Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

Learn how improving indoor air quality provides benefits.

  • Reduce OpEx & maintenance costs - lower TCO & increase ROI

  • Prolong equipment life, become greener and more sustainable

  • Provide a healthier/safer environment for occupants/employees

Presented by: SanUVAire LLC (Chad Sleiman)

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