Introduction to Global Filtration Market

Introduction to Global Filtration Market

March 15th, 2022, Tuesday

8:00am-10:30am,  ET Canada & US

Business Meeting

$USD 350

$USD 175 (Member Only )

Course Objectives:

Current Global Filtration Market, Challenges, Opportunities, and Trends


From the air we breathe to the water we drink, filtration has affected almost all aspects of our daily life and industrial processes, such as power generation, food & beverage, pharmaceutical, environmental protection, data centers, high-tech devices, and transportation, etc. This course aims to provide the audience with an overall understanding of the global filtration market, current increasing demands, challenges, opportunities, and trends. 

Introduction to Global Filtration Market, Christine Sun, President of WFI

  • Market Estimates

  • Air Filtration Applications

  • Liquid Filtration Applications

  • Drivers for Continuous Growth

  • Filtration Concepts and Value Proposition

Current Market Updates and Statistics after COVID, Bob Mcilvane, President of the Mcilvane Company

  • Variables and Uncertainty

  • Markets Determined by Cost of Ownership Validation

  • Filtration for Plasma Fractionation

  • HVAC Filters

  • New Metrics for Filter Selection

  • Gas Turbine Filters

  • Dry Scrubbers

  • Gas Turbine Filters

  • Dry Scrubbers

  • Building the IIoW Structure

Global Outlook, Challenges, Opportunities and Trends, Sean O'Reilly, Global VP, AAF Flanders


Supporting a Growth Plan Under Travel Restrictions and Supply Chain Disruptions, Kevin Jameson, President, PureAir Filtration


Trends in Filtration, Val Hollingsworth, Board Chair and CEO, Hollingsworth & Vose Co.

Instructor Biography

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Mr. Bob Mcilvaine

President @ Mcilvaine Compnay

Mr. Mcilvaine is President of the Mcilvaine Company which he founded in 1974. Filtration has been their major focus from the beginning. Bob is a globally well-recognized market expert for the filtration industry. Over decades, he has led the company to provide market research and technical evaluations on liquid and air filtration technologies. He has been actively involved in various filtration applications and keeps updated with the latest developments. Recently, a great deal of effort has been devoted to the HVAC filters and face masks in the battle against COVID-19 to support public safety and health.

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Dr. Christine Sun



President @ WFI

Dr. Christine Sun, President of Waterloo Filtration Institute, is a renowned technical and market expert in the global filtration industry. With over 30 years of experience in academia and the industry, she has an in-depth knowledge of filtration and extensive hands-on expertise in product development with over 100 technical publications and patents. She is also actively involved in many air/liquid filter test standard developments.


Over the years, Dr. Sun has developed many professional courses to promote the global filtration industry for a clean, healthy, and sustainable world, such as “Nanofiber Technologies in Filtration” (AFS, 2013), “Filter Media Training Course” (INDA, 2014), “Air Filtration Market, Technologies and Trends” (AFS, 2015), “Filter Media Market and Technologies” (WFC12, 2016), “Filter Media Technologies” (AFS, 2019), and “Facemask Media Technologies (WFI 2020). ‘The addition of INDA’s Nonwoven Filter Media Training Course was tremendously received’ as Dave Rousse, INDA’s President, said after Dr. Sun’s Course at Filtration 2014. Dr. Sun became known as “a brilliantly articulate and lively instructor who is skilled in guiding filter media professionals through the complexities of the air, liquid, and nanotechnology markets.”


Dr. Sun received her Ph.D. from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, and her Executive Certificate from Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management. From 2004 to 2011, Dr. Sun worked for Freudenberg Filtration Technologies as an R&D manager and then served as Technology Director for Donaldson from 2011-to 2013. She was the AFS Chair from 2016-to 2017 and received the AFS Fellow Award in 2019, Sr. Scientist Award in 2012, and the best paper awards from INDA in 2008. She is also an editorial board member for Textile Research Journal and Journal of Industrial Textiles.

Introduction to Global Filtration Market

Introduction to Global Filtration Market

March 15th, 2022, Tuesday

8:00am-10:30am,  ET Canada & US

$USD 350

$USD 175 (Member Only )

Business Meeting
Course Objectives:

Current Global Filtration Market, Challenges, Opportunities, and Trends


From the air we breathe to the water we drink, filtration has affected almost all aspects of our daily life and industrial processes, such as power generation, food & beverage, pharmaceutical, environmental protection, data centers, high-tech devices, and transportation, etc. This course aims to provide the audience with an overall understanding of the global filtration market, current increasing demands, challenges, opportunities, and trends. 

Course Outline:

Introduction to Global Filtration Market, Christine Sun, President of WFI

  • Market Estimates

  • Air Filtration Applications

  • Liquid Filtration Applications

  • Drivers for Continuous Growth

  • Filtration Concepts and Value Proposition

Current Market Updates and Statistics after COVID, Bob Mcilvane, President of the Mcilvane Company

  • Variables and Uncertainty

  • Markets Determined by Cost of Ownership Validation

  • Filtration for Plasma Fractionation

  • HVAC Filters

  • New Metrics for Filter Selection

  • Gas Turbine Filters

  • Dry Scrubbers

  • Gas Turbine Filters

  • Dry Scrubbers

  • Building the IIoW Structure

Global Outlook, Challenges, Opportunities and Trends, Sean O'Reilly, Global VP, AAF Flanders


Supporting a Growth Plan Under Travel Restrictions and Supply Chain Disruptions, Kevin Jameson, President, PureAir Filtration


Trends in Filtration, Val Hollingsworth, Board Chair and CEO, Hollingsworth & Vose Co.

Instructor Biography

Sun.jpg

Mr. Bob Mcilvaine

President @ Mcilvaine Compnay

Mr. Mcilvaine is President of the Mcilvaine Company which he founded in 1974. Filtration has been their major focus from the beginning. Bob is a globally well-recognized market expert for the filtration industry. Over decades, he has led the company to provide market research and technical evaluations on liquid and air filtration technologies. He has been actively involved in various filtration applications and keeps updated with the latest developments. Recently, a great deal of effort has been devoted to the HVAC filters and face masks in the battle against COVID-19 to support public safety and health.

Sun.jpg

Dr. Christine Sun



President @ WFI

Dr. Christine Sun, President of Waterloo Filtration Institute, is a renowned technical and market expert in the global filtration industry. With over 30 years of experience in academia and the industry, she has an in-depth knowledge of filtration and extensive hands-on expertise in product development with over 100 technical publications and patents. She is also actively involved in many air/liquid filter test standard developments.


Over the years, Dr. Sun has developed many professional courses to promote the global filtration industry for a clean, healthy, and sustainable world, such as “Nanofiber Technologies in Filtration” (AFS, 2013), “Filter Media Training Course” (INDA, 2014), “Air Filtration Market, Technologies and Trends” (AFS, 2015), “Filter Media Market and Technologies” (WFC12, 2016), “Filter Media Technologies” (AFS, 2019), and “Facemask Media Technologies (WFI 2020). ‘The addition of INDA’s Nonwoven Filter Media Training Course was tremendously received’ as Dave Rousse, INDA’s President, said after Dr. Sun’s Course at Filtration 2014. Dr. Sun became known as “a brilliantly articulate and lively instructor who is skilled in guiding filter media professionals through the complexities of the air, liquid, and nanotechnology markets.”


Dr. Sun received her Ph.D. from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, and her Executive Certificate from Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management. From 2004 to 2011, Dr. Sun worked for Freudenberg Filtration Technologies as an R&D manager and then served as Technology Director for Donaldson from 2011-to 2013. She was the AFS Chair from 2016-to 2017 and received the AFS Fellow Award in 2019, Sr. Scientist Award in 2012, and the best paper awards from INDA in 2008. She is also an editorial board member for Textile Research Journal and Journal of Industrial Textiles.