Highlights from HTRI's 2018 Global Conference

Last month, HTRI members and staff came together for the 2018 Global Conference & Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, this event offered a unique opportunity to learn more about HTRI research, software, and services.

The 2018 Global Conference began with the Annual Meeting of Stockholders.

Ivan Olson, Chair, Board of Directors, welcomes attendees to the conference.

HTRI staff gave multiple presentations detailing their ongoing research initiatives.

HTRI staff member LiDong Huang, Principal Engineer, Experimental Research,
presents his findings on phase-change methods for plate heat exchangers.

Poster sessions allowed attendees the opportunity to engage with HTRI staff and to discuss technical projects.

HTRI staff members Matthew Berger (left), Senior Project Engineer, Engineering Services, and Lauren Moran (right), Manager, Technical Support,
interact with HTRI member Ian Luna, Chevron Energy Technology Company, during Monday's poster session.

Panel discussions featured topics on cooling water fouling and condenser design.

Panelist Himanshu Joshi, Shell Global Solutions (US) Inc., talks to the audience about cooling water issues.

Interactive roundtable discussions allowed attendees to exchange ideas with their peers and HTRI staff.

Roundtable discussions covered several topics and were well received by HTRI members.

Live software demonstrations included previews of upcoming releases.

HTRI staff member Robert Browning (center), Principal Engineer, Software Development,
provides a preview of Exchanger OptimizerTM 4.0.

Two days of extensive training followed the conference.

HTRI staff member Andy Mountford, Senior Consulting Engineer, Technical Services & Sales,
addresses training attendees in the Heat Exchanger Troubleshooting Short Course.

Make plans now to attend HTRI's 2019 Global Conference & Annual Meeting of Stockholders on September 16 – 19 in Portland, Oregon, USA. We hope to see you there!