OESP Convention and Trade Show

Written on: May 14, 2012 by ICM


Monday 5/21

Classes are geared towards Managers and Owners at 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. You decide what you would like to do. Take a class, participate in the Care to Ride Event, walk, run, ride a bicycle or motorcycle, all for a good cause. Oil Heat Cares, playgold at Swansea County Club. Our annual gold tournament benefits out Scholarship Fund.
We will have a very interesting walk for charity on Monday. It is part of the Care to Ride event that raises money for Oil Heat Cares. We will walk on Benefit Street, a historic area where you will get to see fine examples of Colonial and Victorian Era homes. This stretch of homes is over 1 mile in length.
For Trainers – 1 day topic class, How to Teach the basics of Energy Controls by Carol Fey.
Keys to a Killer Presentation: Using PowerPoint so it won’t use you! by John Barba, Taco
That evening, attendees will be the guests of Taco and OESP at our Opening REception. In addition to food and beverages, you will get to experience one of the events that providence is famous for – WaterFire.

Tuesday 5/22 (Trade Show 11-5)

Mini SILVER Review – Bob Hedden
NATE Review – Oil Furnace & Hydronics OR the Option to take any NATE Core for Specialty Test
How to Make Money Saving Your Customers Energy – Rich Simons, Honeywell
Understanding and Designing a Profitable Service Department – Moderated by John Levey
ECM Diagnostics – Chris Mohalley
Air Conditioning-Evaluating & Testing to be sure you are Achieving rated Results – Bill Spohn
Energy… It’s a New Frontier. Learn from Generation X how to use the tools that make your job easier – Panel of Father/Sons
Moving from a Residential to a Commercial Technician – Matt Spink
Bioheat®, Tech Talk – Robert Cerio
Quick & Basic Electricity Troubleshooting – Special 4:00 p.m. class by Carol Fey
Student and Technician’s Competitions – Show Floor – Don’t forget our Outdoor Energy Fair
Awards Banquet – Join us in the Convention Center Rotunda at 6:15 p.m. for a cocktail party sponsored by Grunfos followed by dinner in the Ballroom of the Convention Center

Wednesday 5/22 (Trade Show 10-2)

The Basics of Energy Controls – Aquastats, Outdoor Resets, Digital Setback Thermostats – Carol Fey
Solar – Al Breda
Variable Speed Pumping – Kevin Anderson, Grundfos
How to Grow your Business by Selling High Efficiency Equipment – Ralph Adams
Old Fashioned Steam – the New Modern Heat – Angel Gonzalez
Darwin Award Candidates & Chimney Code – Rich Rua, representing the CSIA
Air Conditioning, Check-up & Troubleshooting – Eugene Silberstein
Understanding New Licensing Requirement in MA for Sheet Metal Installations – Panel Discussion
Grand Finale Dan Holohan & Jogn Barba team up – be prepared to “Ask these Old Guys” – 1:30 – after the show join these two
Introduction to the OESP’s new program – Home Comfort Specialist Academy – Ralph Adams