8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
CEU Value 0.2
Connecting with Millennials Through Technology
Presented by: Richard Benkowski of the United Association
Location: Legacy North 1
Blended learning no longer satisfies the fast-paced, head-turning, rapid-eye-moving futuristic learning process
required to engage and retain today's best and brightest applicants to our programs. Education is not like an
assembly line or manufacturing facility and no one believes that one must have a fast food model in our
approach. Set the stage to energize your students to engage and learn. What triggers learning? This
session provides the solution! This session will cover some interactive, "millennial-friendly" technologies and
methods that can be easily integrated into your delivery to strengthen the bonds among you, your students
and the material.
The Future of Refrigerants
Presented by: Dr. Charles Allgood of Chemours
Location: Legacy North 2
This session will review recent regulatory changes impacting refrigerants and the implications to the HVACR
industry. New and recent low GWP HFO refrigerant solutions for both low and medium temperature
refrigeration applications and A/C applications will be discussed in this evolving landscape of product
transitions. Thermodynamic properties and product performance data, including energy performance will be
Soft Skills for the Future Workforce
Presented by: Steve Coscia of Coscia Communications
Location: Legacy South 1
The future workforce will require soft skills such as teamwork, a positive attitude, personal accountability,
being on time and listening, just to name a few. Attend this session and get practical classroom ideas for how
to teach soft skills and customer service.
Troubleshooting Variable Air Volume Systems
Presented by: Ron Auvil of American Technical Publishers
Location: Legacy South 2
Variable Air Volume (VAV) systems are the most common type of mechanical system used in large
commercial buildings today. HVAC Technicians must be familiar with troubleshooting tools and techniques for
these systems. This seminar will utilize hands-on simulations to show the most common troubleshooting
techniques and scenarios.
Monday, March 27, 2017