The production and dissemination of the culture of sustainable comfort.
The training and professional development of employees in the field with a view to enhancing their professional qualification
The contribution towards and development of legislation in place for the sector
The cooperation with other organisations and governing bodies, both Italian and European, as an authoritative intermediary.
AiCARR’s President is the head of the Association.
He/She directs and is the chairman of the Steering Council and the Executive Board.
He/She is appointed by the members one year prior to the expiry of the current President’s term in office.
To facilitate his integration in the managerial structure of the Association, he cooperates with the President in charge in the 12 months following the election by taking part to the meetings of the Executive Board and the Steering Council.
He/She serves a three-year mandate and cannot be re-elected for a second term.
Claudio Zilio is a mechanical engineer and a full professor of Technical Physics at the University of Padua. He is secretary of the B2 (Refrigerating Equipments) Committee of IIR and a member of the Editorial Board of the journal "Science and Technology for the Built Environment" of ASHRAE. He nationally and internationally collaborates in research projects with companies and research organizations.
Residence: Cassola (VI)
Roles in AiCARR
Responsible for Refrigeration Technical Committee
Member of the Editorial Board of AiCARR Journal
Member of the AiCARR Board of Directors 2020-2023
AiCARR President 2023-2026
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