Spring Meeting - AMCA

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The 2018 AMCA Air Systems Engineering and Technology (ASET) - US Conference is AMCA’s inaugural yearly engineering conference. The conference will educate through structured learning and provide peer-to-peer networking opportunities to consulting engineers, manufacturer equipment and applications engineers, research scientists and technicians, code officials, designers, specifiers, and engineering students.


March 6-7, 2018
Hyatt Regency San Antonio
San Antonio, TX

Registration is NOW open

  • Attendance is expected to be 100 -150 participants
  • Networking dinner begins after last seminar session on Day 1
  • Sponsor expo will be open during registration and breaks
  • Certificate of attendance with continuing education credits provided by RCEP
  • Two track conference: Air-Systems Design and Air Product & Technologies

    Track 1: Air-Systems Design
    • Optimizing an Existing Air System for Performance and Energy Efficiency
    • Air-Distribution Design for Commercial Ventilation Systems
    • Ensuring Fan Compliance with ASHRAE Standard 90.1
    • VAV-System Design
    • Tips and Tricks for Troubleshooting Fans
    • Enforceable Specifications for AMCA-Certified Products

    Track 2: Air Products & Technologies
    • Fan Sizing and Selection: Basics and Fine Points
    • Design Tips for Fire and Smoke Dampers
    • Rain- and Hurricane-Resistant Louvers
    • Air-System Motors, Drives—Sizing and Selection
    • Understanding and Reducing Air-System Noise
    • Minimizing Fan-System Effect

    Attendees will not be locked into a track; they will be free to attend sessions across tracks!


    A sponsorship program for the 2018 AMCA ASET-US Conference has been developed for this unique opportunity. All levels of sponsorship include:

    • Recognition in seminar booklet and pop-up posters
    • Company logo featured in PowerPoint slides shown during registration and breaks
    • Company logo in follow-up email message sent to attendees after the event
    • Table top space in the break room and during the opening reception
    • Discounted registration for the conference

    For more information on sponsoring the 2018 AMCA ASET-US Conference, please download the sponsorship brochure here. The deadline for sponsorships is December 31, 2017; however, sponsorships are going fast. If you have any questions or need further information, contact Robb Clawson, AMCA Associate Director , Marketing & Communications at rclawson@amca.org


    Hyatt Regency San Antonio
    San Antonio, TX

    Overlooking the historic Alamo mission, the San Antonio River Walk hotel brings the charm of this exciting waterway district inside the hotel doors. Enjoy an authentic San Antonio atmosphere, from the moment you step into the soaring atrium lobby. Located steps from the legendary San Antonio Riverwalk, also known as Paseo del Río, is a network of walkways along the banks of the San Antonio River, one story beneath the streets of San Antonio, Texas. Lined by bars, shops, restaurants, nature, and public art, the River Walk is an important part of the city’s urban fabric and a tourist attraction in its own right.


    Attendees are required to book their own rooms for the conference. Please click here to book your hotel room.