The technical conference highlighted key topics affecting the filtration industry today and for the future and was co-organised by the Waterloo Filtration Institute. The conference featured sessions on filter media technologies, advancements and opportunities in filtration machinery and equipment, innovations in clean air for homes and urban areas, standards and testing, industry trends and new developments, and filtration challenges and opportunities, INDA said in a press release.
The third edition of FiltXPO, which focuses on filtration and separation products, was held in Chicago from October 10-12, 2023.
The event gathered C-suite leaders, product developers, and tech scouts.
The conference touched upon topics such as filter media technologies, advancements in filtration machinery, clean air innovations, and industry standards.
The two-day Filter Media Course, conducted by Behnam Pourdeyhimi, PhD, professor and executive director, The Nonwovens Institute; Hechmi Hamouda, PhD, professor textile engineering, NC State University (ret.); and Hooman Tafreshi, PhD, associate professor mechanical and aerospace engineering, NC State University, allowed participants to develop an overall understanding of nonwovens and their applications in air, liquid, and aerosol filtration, technologies, unmet needs, and trends for future development.
The next edition of FiltXPO and the Filter Media Course will be co-located with IDEA, taking place April 29–May 1, 2025, Miami Beach, FL.
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