The 2012 Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Building Services (ARBS 2012) exhibition and seminar program will be held from 7 May to 9 May 2012 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.  

The theme for the ARBS 2012 event is ‘connecting people, technology and innovation’, a focus that encapsulates the benefits of the event for attendees.  

ARBS 2012 will have participation by professionals and trade visitors from around the world who are involved in the design and construction of sustainable, energy-efficient commercial, residential and multi-purpose buildings as well as the design, manufacture, installation, service and maintenance of HVAC and refrigeration products.  

According to ARBS 2012 exhibition manager Sue Falcke, ARBS 2012 will have a strong seminar program featuring national and international experts who will cover the latest technologies and trends in the industry.  

Visitors will also have the opportunity to view the latest products on the exhibition floor, talk to manufacturers and distributors about new innovations, and network with peers at a variety of social functions including the awards presentation dinner.  

The awards programme, running for the second time in conjunction with the exhibition showcases industry achievements across a variety of disciplines. Nominations open soon and all details are available on the ARBS 2012 website.  

About ARBS 2012  

Location: Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria

Exhibition dates: Monday 7 May – Wednesday 9 May 2012

Cost: Exhibition is free of charge for trade visitors; Seminar costs to be advised with final programme