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Mercredi 26 aout

Le mercredi 26 aout, avant l'ouverture officielle du congrès, différents ateliers sur des programmes de recherche en cours ou bien des actions à mener seront proposés gratuitement pour tous les inscrits au congrès.

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 WORKSHOP: Cold Chain in Hot Countries (13h00 - 14h30) (contact: Registration :

HotCountries UNEP

5 minutes

Welcome from Halima Thraya ( President of the IIR WG on Cold Chain in Hot Countries)

15 minutes

The role of the IIR in the Rome’s Declaration (Didier Coulomb, IIR)

20 minutes

Activities of UN Environment (Ayman Eltalouny, UN Environment)

20 minutes

From the G7 to the G20, overview of international efforts to encourage a climate friendly cooling sector around the globe (Benoit LEBOT, Ministry of Ecology (France)

30 minutes

The role of refrigeration in worldwide nutrition (Jacques Guilpart)

30 minutes

Final Questions and Close

WORKSHOP: For energy efficient and HFC-free domestic, commercial and retail refrigeration in Article 5 countries (15h00 - 16h30) (contact: Registration :

unidoUNIDO/IIR workshop Agenda:


Didier Coulomb, IIR General Director

5 minutes

Barriers for the adoption of energy-efficient technology in the retail refrigeration industry - Survey results

Ina Colombo, IIR Deputy Director

10 minutes


For an energy efficient and HFC free retail refrigeration

Jacques Guilpart, IIR Honorary member 

15 minutes


Successful case studies of energy efficiency in supermarkets:

  • UNIDO case studies introduction on the decision-making tree (5 min)
  • UNIDO Brazil case study (10 min)
  • Uganda supermarket manager’s reflection on energy efficient cooling options (10 min)
  • UNIDO case studies closing (5 min)

30 minutes



 WORKSHOP: Cryogenic Energy Storage for Renewable Refrigeration and Power Supply (15h00 - 17h30) (contact:


Cryogenic Energy Storage for Renewable Refrigeration and Power Supply

 Webinar during International cold chain conference

Session Chair Didier Coulomb

15.00-15.10 Workshop opening Didier Coulomb, Institute International du Froid/International Institute of Refrigeration

15.10-15.25 Introduction to CryoHub Judith Evans, CryoHub Project Coordinator, London South Bank University, UK

15.25-15.40 Modelling of liquid air energy storage in refrigerated cold storage warehouses Daniele Negro, Research Fellow, London South Bank University, UK

15.40-15.55 Overview of CryoHub thermal storage technologies  Denis Leducq, INRAE, France

15.55-16.10  Energy management strategy to make CryoHub concept profitable Gabriel García Naved Cener, Spain

16.10-16.35 Energy mapping and co-locating of large refrigerated food warehouses with renewable energy resources throughout Europe. Kostadin Fikiin, Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria

16.35-17.20 Drivers and barriers for next generation sustainability for cold stores (interactive session). Carol Bond, Carbon Data and Jonathan Radcliff University of Birmigham 

17.20 Close – conclusions Didier Coulomb

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 WORKSHOP: COOLFISH PROJECT (15h00-17h00) (contact:


The primary objective of this project is to develop technology and increase knowledge for more energy efficient and climate friendly cooling, freezing and heating onboard fishing vessels.

  • Short presentations
    • The project CoolFish (Kristina N. Widell)
    • Energy efficiency in fish processing (Tom Ståle Nordtvedt)
    • Natural refrigerants (Trygve Eikevik)
    • Utilization of cold from LNG (Muhammad Zahid Saeed)
    • Cold Chain Technology Brief on fishing vessel application (Didier Coulomb)
  • Discussions
    • Status in other countries within refrigeration and heating onboard fishing boats
    • Other similar projects and activities
    • Activities in CoolFish, suggestions and other input


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