2017 UMRA Conference of RSES

Minot, ND

April 21 & 22, 2017
Comfort Suites
A Special rate of of $85.00 per night has been set up and is available to book prior to April 13th Mention that you are with the RSES UMRA Conference. Call the hotel to book.

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April 21- Morning Speaker:Nest Labs
The Nest thermostat has been one of the world's most innovative products and has won several design awards. Learn about the Nest Labs, the Nest Thermostat, and other products as we explore the internet of things.

April 21- Afternoon Speakers: City of Minot Mechanical Inspectors Darrell Zaback & Luke Tillema
Code update and visit with the inspectors. Bring your questions for the mechanical inspectors! Darrell and Luke will be presenting on the significant changes to the International Mechanical Code (IMC) and the International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC).

April 22- Morning Speaker: Rolf Blom: Parker Hannifin
Supermarket Guru and Sugar Maker Rolf Blom is talking maple syrup! We're sure he'll talk about valves, thermodynamics, fluid movement and a few other refrigeration related topics while sharing about his adventures tapping trees in the sugarbush!

April 22- Afternoon Speaker: Brooks Rajala: Heatcraft Refrigeration
Brooks Rajala will present about controls and other technologies in refrigeration. He also plans to discuss regulatory changes affecting the industry - both DOE and EPA; how those changes are going to affect us, and what we might see for solutions.

Conference Pricing

  • Conference Package $100 (Plus Fee if purchased from Eventbrite)
  • Spouse/ family/ Guest Meal Lunch Friday / Saturday $ 15.00 each
  • Saturday Dinner $ 40.00
  • CM Test $ 25.00
  • CMS Test $ 30.00