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Visit with SMACNA at the AHR Expo: Free Passes

Dec 12, 2018


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Make plans to attend the 2019 AHR Expo January 14 to 16 at the Georgia Convention World Congress Center in Atlanta. You can hear the SMACNA Tech team talk or visit SMACNA’s new booth at B1215. Complimentary tickets can be obtained in advance.

SMACNA’s technical expertise will be on display in booth B1215. So please stop by. Also, SMACNA’s technical staff will be presenting two educational programs at as part of the Expo’s free education sessions.

Free passes are available before Jan. 9, 2019, by registering at

Complete the online registration to receive a free badge in the mail and save the $30 at-the-door ticket price. After January 9, you may still register online. However, there will be a $30 fee and you must pick up your badge at the show.

SMACNA’s technical presentations will include:

HVAC Duct Construction - Duct Design

2019 AHR Expo 300x150This session will advance one’s understanding and proper application of both the SMACNA HVAC Duct Construction Standard and the SMACNA HVAC Systems–Duct Design manuals, so the end product works for the contractor and design professional to ensure the proper fabrication and installation of the air distribution system meets the duct design requirements.

Location: Georgia Convention World Congress Center, Room: B315, Date: Monday, Jan.14, Time: 9 a.m.–10:30 a.m.

Design for High Performance Air Distribution Systems

Critical to today's environmental concerns is the effective application of ventilation strategies to ensure appropriate IAQ while maintaining cost effective energy usage. The design of High Performance Air Distribution Systems (HPAS) is essential to meeting the client’s needs. This session will cover in detail the methods to accomplish and design for HPAS as the preferred HVAC option in commercial and institutional facilities.

Location: Georgia Convention World Congress Center, Room: B313b, Date: Tuesday, Jan.15, Time: 11 a.m.–12 p.m.

The ASHRAE Winter Conference is held concurrently with the AHR Expo. As an endorsing association of the Expo, SMACNA continues to provide support for the event. The AHR Expo is the world’s largest trade show for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration industry. It serves as the HVAC/R professional’s leading resource for thousands of new products, new ideas, and new services.

For more information about the 2019 AHR Expo, visit the AHR Expo FAQ webpage.