IOR Annual Dinner 2024

22 Feb 2024

The 123rd IOR Annual Dinner will take place on the 22nd of February at the Leonardo Royal Hotel London St Pauls, 10 Godliman Street, London.

Limited availability. To check availability and book contact the IOR at 

Members and guests will celebrate their industry at the original “Fridge” Dinner, and support the Institute of Refrigeration's work in environment and education. The evening is a great opportunity to catch up with friends, spend time with your customers and meet new contacts - at the same time as having a thoroughly enjoyable and entertaining social evening.

Hotel Accommodation

  • The accommodation agency Priority has a selection of hotels available for guests on the night of the dinner.  To view the list and book online with Priority visit  The event passcode: IORE00124
  • Guests can also book by telephoning PRIORITY on 0845 6123 611 or +44 1473 550 620 and quoting Event Code: IORE00124


  • 6:15pm Welcome Reception Opens
  • 7:00pm Call to Dinner
  • 7:15pm Welcome from the IOR President 
  • 10:30pm Formalities end 
  • 2:00am Bar closes 


IOR Awards recognise the dedication and individual achievement of people in our industry, from young researchers to experienced service engineers.

  • New for 2024 the IOR Beyond Refrigeration Environmental Award for a project or application that demonstrates emissions reduction.  Find out more about the Award criteria and download nomination forms.  Deadline for applications is 14th November.
  • J&E Hall Gold Medal for outstanding technical achievement established by and presented in association with J&E Hall International
  • Ted Perry Award for student research and innovation established by a trust gift from the Perry Family 
  • The Kenneth Lightfoot Medal for the best paper presented to IOR last year, made in association with Lightfoot Defence
  • Service Engineer Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by the ACR Journal 


By booking this event you are agreeing to the IOR terms and conditions 


Sponsorship opportunities are available starting at just £500 or you can donate prizes for our charity raffle.  Please contact us for more information about how your company can support this event and raise its profile.





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