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Filtration & Separation Media Use and Market

Gregor-EdCourse: Half Day, 0.4 CEUs
Edward C. Gregor – Instructor

Filtration and separation media is the heart and soul of every filter, filtration process and plays the key role in virtually every application.  The construction of each medium is unique with specific design and functional advantages are all clearly described.  This in-depth course covers eight major filtration media categories and over twenty distinctive formats and consistently is one of the most attended and highly-rated of the AFS short courses. 

A must attend course if filtration media expertise, market information or an understanding of optimum media selection is important to the success of your responsibilities. 

No one walks away without a course workbook, including space for personal notes for future use.  Following the course, Ed always remains available to attendees.

Course Learning Objectives

Details describing specific media volumes, new developments, trends, un-met needs and future outlook, ties the course together.    Other takeaways include heavy visual examples and descriptions of multiple advantages and disadvantages of each media, along with in-depth application and multiple downstream uses, including specific insights not found elsewhere in the industry. 

Instructor Bio:

Edward C. Gregor is Managing Director of Edward C. Gregor & Associates, LLC, a consulting company specializing in the creation of growth for companies having new or under-exploited technologies and manufacturing capabilities.  Mr. Gregor has also provided M&A services for companies during the last 10 years.  Ed has developed several of the industries most advanced filtration media, fiber, textile, and nonwoven fabric technologies for client companies and is recognized as America’s most informed and knowledgeable filtration media expert.

Ed Gregor is co-founder of the American Filtration & Separations Society in 1987, and has served as past Chairman in 1990 and again in 2004 and was awarded the AFS Lifetime Achievement Award in 2010.  Mr. Gregor is the chairman of Filtration News magazine technical advisory board and on the textile advisory board of the Journal of Industrial Textiles and Coated Fabrics for over 15 years.  He co-founder and Editorial Consultant of the magazine Technical Textile Technology (T³) formed in 2002 for the North American market.