The 2024 Conferences will be held July 15-18, 2024.


Aug 28, 2023 Abstract Submission System Opens

Dec. 22, 2023 Abstract Submission Deadline

Jan. 24, 2024 Abstract Acceptance Notifications

Apr. 18, 2024 Manuscript Submission Deadline 

May 16, 2024 Manuscript Acceptance Notifications

Jun. 13, 2024 Final Papers must be uploaded

Jun. 27, 2024 Final Presentation must be uploaded

Jul. 14, 2024 Short Courses

Jul. 15 - 18, 2024 Herrick Conferences


About Herrick Conferences

Since 1972, Herrick Labs has hosted the premier international conferences on Compressor Engineering, Refrigeration, Air-Conditioning, and High Performance Buildings.  More than 800 industry experts from 30 countries come to Purdue University to present cutting-edge research, exchange ideas, do some personal networking, and tour the amazing facilities of Herrick Labs.

Why Attend?

  • Excellent opportunity for practitioners and researchers in industry, government, consulting offices, laboratories and universities to reach an audience of 800 participants from over 30 countries
  • Ideal location for presenting compressor, refrigeration/AC and high performance building systems research results and state-of-the art technology
  • Receive CEUs (continuing education units) where applicable
  • Discuss challenges and potential solutions on important issues of compressor technology, new refrigerants and refrigeration technology and efficiency, as well as energy-efficient building technologies
  • Invited keynote speakers addressing current, world-wide issues of interest facing society today
  • Panel discussions highlighting the latest breakthroughs in technology, alternative technologies in research and industry
  • Opportunity to network with attendees and officers from industry organizations
  • Registration includes three parallel conferences, reception, luncheon, and dinner


Ben Prickel
Conference Coordinator
Ray W. Herrick Laboratories
177 S. Russell Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2099
+1 765-714-6910