Flow Control Industries
JA Coleman LLC
Kattner Associates LLC
RMF Engineering, Inc.
US Chiller Services
Van Ness Feldman, PC
Westerlund Communications Inc.
Our media sponsor was The Energy Daily.
Business Partners Recognized
IDEA has a long tradition of involvement and contribution from its business
partner members – the manufacturers,
service providers and consultants – and
during the conference it recognized a
number of them for their longstanding
A special distinction went to Perma-Pipe Inc. (Ricwil Inc.) as the longest-recorded participation as an IDEA
Business Partner – since 1921. Three
companies were recognized for their
long-standing participation as an IDEA
Business Partner since 1951: Carrier
Corp., Trane and Johnson Controls Inc.
The following were honored for their
10 years of consistent participation in
IDEA annual conferences – from 2000
Adams Valves Inc.
Alfa Laval Inc.
Baltimore Aircoil Company
Flow Control Industries Inc.
Johnson Controls Inc.
Rovanco Piping Systems Inc.
Siemens Energy & Automation
Thermacor Process L.P.
IDEA not only has loyal exhibitors,
it has a lot of them! IDEA has been able
to report a record number of exhibitors
for many years and this year is another
Perma-Pipe/Ricwil was recognized as being IDEA’s longest-recorded business partner - since 1921.
high point. Ninety-five companies exhibited and showed their company products
and services during this 100th anniversary
A survey of conference attendees
reveals that more than 97 percent of
respondents visited the exhibit hall and
more than 94 percent of them found the
exhibits useful, with just 6 percent unsure.
When asked to name what he/she liked
most about the conference, one respondent said, “I enjoyed meeting the
exhibitors and their new ideas. The variety
of products and vendors provided was
excellent.” Another responded “
involvement of the vendors and their willingness
to share their specific knowledge.”
Thank you, exhibitors, for providing
such a valuable asset – your know-how
and experience – to attendees. You’re a
vital part of IDEA’s annual conference.
Join us in 2010
Conference by the Numbers
4,350 hors d'oeuvres served
1,917 coffees served
1,428 professional photographs taken
1,276 room nights booked at hotel
925 lunches served
600 thumb drives distributed
159 green screen photos taken with D.C. background
72. 74 gigabytes of video shot
50 people interviewed
18 minutes of interviews, keynote speakers taped