RSES will present an educational session designed bring to light various engineering, application, service, and diagnostic techniques the modern refrigeration technician needs to know, may encounter and must overcome in his or her daily work environment. The session is titled "The Slippery Synthetics" and will be presented in conjunction with the association's annual conference to be held September 30 to October 2, 2004. The educational session is tentatively scheduled for Friday, October 1, 2004 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Westin Calgary in Calgary, AB, Canada. For additional information on the RSES Annual Conference contact Kirby Kirkpatrick at Success Express by phone at 800-310-6853 or 317-718-5910, or by fax at 317-718-5912, or by email at Kirby Kirkpatrick.