LONDON — The Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) has issued a call for papers for the third International Institute of Refrigeration’s Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain. The conference will take place at St. Marys University College, Twickenham, London, June 23-25, 2014.

The conference program will feature two themes:

• The Cold Chain will bring together those with an interest in the cold chain, covering food, transport, and other applications to explore new developments and key trends in technology. The conference will be supported by experts from relevant International Institute of Refrigeration commissions.

• Sustainability in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, and Heat Pumps will focus on environmental issues and innovation. Topics will include the integration of heating and cooling, refrigeration containment, renewable energy in the cold chain, and carbon foot-printing.

The organizers would particularly welcome proposed papers that showcase international and UK innovation in the cold chain, and practical case studies of how sustainable refrigeration technology is being introduced.

Details on the call for papers and guidelines for authors are available at Abstracts of no more than 500 words should be submitted to by Nov. 1.

Publication date: 10/21/2013

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