International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR)
Institut international du froid (IIF)
1920-06-21 Paris France
Established 21 Jun 1920, Paris (France), on signature of a Convention, replacing H-XH4859 - International Association of Refrigeration, set up in 1908, Paris. Convention modified 31 May 1937, then replaced by an International Agreement, 1 Dec 1954, which was subsequently modified on 2 Sep 1967 and 28 Aug 1971. Previously also referred to in Spanish as Instituto Internacional del Frio. Statutes registered in 'LNTS 207' and 'LNTS 4394'.
Promote knowledge of refrigeration and associated technologies and applications on a global scale that improve quality of life in a cost effective and environmentally sustainable manner.
Events2022 | St Petersburg, Russia – LNG : Triennial International Conference on Liquefied Natural Gas
2021-09-01 | Vicenza, Italy – Conference on Thermophysical Properties and Transfer Processes of Refrigerants
2021-09-01 | Vicenza, Italy – Conference on Phase-Change Materials and Slurries for Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
2021-06-16 | Osaka, Japan – Conference on HFO Refrigerants and Blends
2021-05-13 | Ohrid, North Macedonia – International Conference on Ammonia and C02 Refrigeration Technology
2021-05-02 | Dresden, Germany – Cryogenics conference
2020-12-06 | Kyoto, Japan – Gustav Lorentzen Conference
2020-09-07 | Bratislava, Slovakia – International Conference on Compressors and Refrigerants
2020-07-26 | Glasgow, UK – Rankine Conference
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