The Missouri Valley Chapter of the RSES (Refrigeration Service Engineers Society) will be hosting the 2003 UMRA (Upper Midwest Regional Association) Conference in Omaha, NE. The conference will be held at the Courtyard by Marriott and there will be 20 educational programs provided by manufacturers.

This meeting in Omaha is for dealers, contractors, educators and health care professionals who concentrate in IAQ issues. The conference includes special guest speaker, Bill Angell from the University of Minnesota who is known in the industry as "Mr. Mold." He will present a session on mold and issues surrounding indoor air quality.

The conference runs from April 23-26, and will include a mini-trade show on Friday the 26th as well as activities for the spouses of attendees. CM & CMS exams will also be administered. The conference will close with a banquet and dance.

For more information contact Megan Huelse, marketing assistant at Johnstone Supply at 402-339-2342 or e-mail or visit