ASHRAE, the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, is the industry society for anyone in the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) field. Careers in the HVAC industry are varied and quite often, well paying. Anyone interested in sales, marketing, engineering or technical service should attend ASHRAE’s student night. Students from all majors are welcome and should attend. Student Night will feature representatives from many local and national companies in the HVAC industry. Representatives will be available to talk about various careers available within their companies. Appropriate dress is business casual.
Student Night will also be your chance to find out more information about the 2020 ASHRAE Student Scholarship, awarded annually to students showing an interest in HVAC field. Applications will be available.
ASHRAE’s Mission, Vision, and History
To serve humanity by advancing the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration and their allied fields.
A healthy and sustainable built environment for all.
ASHRAE, founded in 1894, is a global society advancing human well-being through sustainable technology for the built environment. The Society and its members focus on building systems, energy efficiency, indoor air quality, refrigeration and sustainability within the industry. Through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education, ASHRAE shapes tomorrow’s built environment today. ASHRAE was formed as the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers by the merger in 1959 of American Society of Heating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHAE) founded in 1894 and The American Society of Refrigerating Engineers (ASRE) founded in 1904.
ASHRAE invites you to join us as we celebrate our 125th anniversary during 2020.
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