HARFKO and KRAIA’s anniversary
The 7th HARFKO, organized by KRAIA (Korea Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Industry Association) was held in Seoul on May 25-27, 2005 and attracted 160 exhibitors and visitors from 20 countries. Myriam Armengaud and Susan Phalippou ran the IIR's stand kindly made available by KRAIA. On May 25, KRAIA, hosted a magnificent dinner commemorating its 30th anniversary. VIPs from KRAIA and SAREK (Korea), the Chinese Association of Refrigeration, the China Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Industry Association, VDKF-IKK (Germany), All India Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Association, JSRAE and JRAIA (Japan), ARI, ASHRAE (USA), and the IIR attended the dinner held at the Tower Hotel in Seoul. Mr Wankeun Lee, Chairman of KRAIA, highlighted KRAIA's achievements and the leading role played by HARFKO in positioning Korea as a driving force in the refrigeration and air-conditioning industry worldwide.