Memorandums of Understanding

AIRAH has signed, formal Memorandums of Understandings (MoUs) with key international associations who are aligned with AIRAH’s strategic mission of creating an HVAC&R industry that is highly skilled and professional, safe, sustainable and environmentally effective. Included in our Strategic Plan is the goal of collaboration and creating strong government and industry influence and commercial linkages.

Our MoUs provide AIRAH members with special access to many of our partners’ offerings across the education, research, professional development, and event space. Our MoUs include: 


ASHRAE is a diverse organisation dedicated to advancing the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world.

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IIAR is a technical member organisation, with industry representation from all facets of the natural refrigeration community.

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Based in Paris, France, the International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) is an independent intergovernmental organisation that gathers scientific and technical knowledge in every sector of refrigeration.

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The UK’s Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) is an independent registered charity providing a central resource to improve the application of refrigeration and allied fields for the general good of society with particular emphasis on environment, efficiency, safety and innovation.

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The Institute of Refrigeration, Heating and Air Conditioning Engineers (IRHACE) works to promote the advancement, practice, education and technology of refrigeration, heating, ventilation and air conditioning in New Zealand.

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The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE) is represented by more than 40 Chapters and sub-Chapters spread all over India.

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The Society of Heating, Air-Conditioning and Sanitary Engineers of Japan (SHASE) is a major organisation for heating, air conditioning and sanitary engineering, developing the science of mechanical service systems for buildings and environmental engineering.

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To explore AIRAH’s additional partnerships with industry bodies, government, research and collaboration partners, please click here.

If your organisation is interested in partnering with AIRAH, please contact our national office at [email protected]