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Air Filtration & Facemask Update on COVID-19

Waterloo Filtration Institute will host the 3rd open educational webinar to provide the latest update of air filtration and facemasks on COVID-19, Thursday, July 23, 9:00-10:30 am, EDT.

The webinar will further discuss air filtration and facemasks on COVID-19, including its continuous impact on global air filtration market, new updates from ASHRAE, general practices in hospitals and buildings, lessons learned from the field and latest developments of facemasks and air filtration to prevent coronavirus infection and keep people safe back to work.

Tentative Agenda:

9:00-9:10, Air Filtration COVID-19 Response, Bob Mcilvaine, Mcilvaine company

9:10-9:20, Update from ASHRAE, Kathleen Owens, ASHRAE 52.2 Chair

9:20-9:30, Update from Air Filtration Practice, Tom Justice, NAFA Chair

9:30-9:40, Lessons Learned from the Field, Stephen Nicholas, Air Industrial Services

9:40-9:50, New Developments in Facemasks, Kari Luukkonen, Fibertex

9:50-10:00, New Update of PAPRs, Eric Fu, Aimwell Australia

10:00-10:10, New Developments in air filtration, Leonard Castellano, Parker

10:00-10:30, Q&A

Speakers and panellists online to answer your live questions include Bob Mcilvaine, Mcilvaine company; Kathleen Owens, ASHRAE 52.2 Chair; Tom Justice, NAFA Chair; Stephen Nicholas, Air Industrial Services; Kari Luukkonen, Fibertex; Eric Fu, Aimwell Australia; Leonard Castellano, Parker; John Zhang, 3M; Sean O'Reilly, AAF/Flanders; Bob Burkhead, Blue Heaven Tech.; Vijay R, Aerfil; Gajanan Bhat, Univ. of Georgia, Al Vatine, LMS Tech., Jim Rosenthal, Tex-Air Filters, Christine Sun, and Mitch McCreary of WFI.

It’s a free educational webinar. Reserve Your Seat NOW.

Reminder: Liquid Filtration II This Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 8:00-10:00 am, EDT. It will recap what we learned in Liquid Filtration I and continue to learn liquid filtration equipment and testing methods, mainly including depth filters, straining filters, cake filters, and membrane filters.

CFSS Courses Available on Demand:

Nonwovens in Filtration by Dr. Gajanan Bhat

Filter Media Technologies by Dr. Christine Sun

Air Filtration I &II by Ms. Kathleen Owen, et al. Particle/Air Separation, by Dr. Chao Tan

Gas Phase Filtration by Mr. Kevin Jameson

Liquid Filtration I by Dr. Wu Chen

Face Mask Technologies I & II by Dr. Christine Sun


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