Industrial Utility Efficiency

Global Technical Leaders Announced to Speak at Best Practices 2023 EXPO & Conference

Forty speakers have been announced for the 5th annual and largest-ever technical conference at the Best Practices 2023 EXPO & Conference, taking place October 23-25, 2023 at McCormick Place in Chicago, and co-located with Process Expo. Maintenance and Quality Assurance staff, Facility and Utility Engineers, and equipment sales engineers will receive the opportunity to earn 13 PDH credits and learn from leading global technical experts on sustainable, safe and reliable compressed air, vacuum and cooling/chilled water systems.

The Opening & Plenary Sessions of the Conference feature technical leaders from Givaudan, Gentex, Ingersoll Rand, The Campbell Soup Company, Hitachi Global Air Power/Sullair, Compressed Air & Gas Institute, Woodard & Curran and the Cooling Technology Institute. Access these Sessions with Early-Bird EXPO Registration also granting access to both Expos.

Registration for a Full Conference Pass provides access to the Level 1 Fundamentals of Compressed Air Systems Course offered by Certified Compressed Air Challenge Instructors.

Conference Track 1 focuses on Energy & Water Conservation Measures. This track features a Session by the Compressed Air & Gas Institute with technical leaders from member firms Kaeser Compressors, Ingersoll Rand, Atlas Copco Compressors and Hankison. Three more Sessions feature technical leaders from Hanwha Power Systems, Henderson Engineering, Saudi Aramco, Industrial Compressor Solutions, SMC Corp. of America, Dalkia U.S. Chiller Services, Aggreko, Data Power Services, Compression Engineering Corporation, VPInstruments, Compressed Air Consultants and Sonotec.

Conference Track 2 focuses on Reliability, Safety and Quality. This track features a Session by the Cooling Technology Institute with technical leaders from member firms SPX Cooling Tech, Baltimore Aircoil Company and Buckman Chemical. Three more Sessions feature technical leaders from Hudson Technologies, Industrial Water Chiller/T.J. Snow, HydroThrift Corp., Integrated Services Group, Atlas Copco Compressors, SUTO iTEC, Rogers Machinery Company, Trace Analytics, Center for Dairy Research University of Wisconsin-Madison, Rochester Midland Corporation and Canuck Industrial Group. 

Have your competence in compressed air recognized by the Compressed Air & Gas Institute! Occuring every day, pre-registered candidates can sit for CAGI’s Certified Compressed Air System Specialist (CCASS) Exam.

Also in the program, the New Technology EXPO Classroom presents new technologies from around the world directly to EXPO floor visitors. New technology presentations by exhibitors, will feature oil-free and lubricated, fixed drive and VSD rotary screw, centrifugal, high-pressure and low-pressure rental air compressors, air compressor heat recovery modules, desiccant and refrigerated air dryers, compressed air filters, nitrogen gas generators, aluminum piping systems, ultrasonic leak detectors, compressed air measurement instruments and pneumatics.

About Best Practices 2023 EXPO & Conference

The Best Practices 2023 EXPO & Conference is devoted to Sustainable, Safe and Reliable On-Site Utilities Powering Automation – including compressed air, blower, vacuum, pneumatics and cooling water systems. Join manufacturing, engineering firm, and equipment sales personnel for Continuing Education (13 PDH Credits), Certification Exams and Networking Opportunities on October 23-25, 2023 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. Visit