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CFSS 2023 Opens with Promises and Opportunities

Updated: Mar 12, 2023

Thanks to all our speakers and audience for an excellent program delivered at WFI Certified Filtration & Separation Specialist 2023 Opening Ceremony, March 7, 2023, 8:00 -10:30 am ET. The theme was "Filtration Market Outlook, Challenges, Opportunities, and Trends." It was moderated by WFI Advisory Board Member Paul Marold, CEO of Aeristus, Inc., and featured over 10 leading global experts who shared their visions of the future filtration industry, sustainable developments, new opportunities, and trends.

  1. Introduction to Global Filtration Market, Christine Sun, President of WFI, USA.

  2. New Market Updates and Statistics, Bob Mcilvane, President of the Mcilvane Company, USA.

  3. Air Filtration Market Outlook, Opportunities, and Trends, Sean O'Reilly, Global VP, AAF Flanders, USA

  4. Clean Air in Buildings: The Rapidly Expanding Value of Improved IAQ post-COVID, Tyler A. Smith, Vice President, Healthy Buildings, Johnson Controls, USA.

  5. Filter Media Market and Trends, Mike Clark, President, Filtration Solution, Hollingsworth & Vose Co., USA.

  6. Contamination Control in the Process Industry, Market Opportunities, and Trends, Matt Thundyil, President of Transcend, USA.

  7. Clean Air Filtration Promises, Challenges, and Opportunities, Iyad Al-Attar, WFI Strategic Director, Visiting Academic Fellow, Cranfield University, UK.

  8. Global Water Challenges & Opportunities, Richard Lydon, General Secretary, The Filtration Society UK.

  9. Filtration in Transportation, Market Opportunities and Trends, Cédric Vallet, Head of Product Management & Business Development – Filtration Division, Ahlstrom, France.

  10. Filtration in Industry Applications, Opportunities and Trends, Gianni Basso Bin, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies, Regional Director Americas, USA.

  11. Round-Table Discussion

It is a fantastic introduction and kick-off to our CFSS 2023 Program, with 200 participants from over 20 countries. We appreciate many questions from our audience. For many questions we did not have a chance to answer, we will address them in our open "Filtration Hours" on March 15, 9:00 -10:00 am EDT.

The video recording is now available here for your review if interested. You may also access the full presentation and video recording via the course website.

Upcoming CFSS 2023 Courses (8:00-10:00 am ET)

Air filtration, 3/28/2023



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