About Us

ASHRAE Mission Statement and Core Values

Mission Statement

ASHRAE will advance the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration and related human factors to serve the evolving needs of the public and ASHRAE.


We are committed to the achievement of technical quality and excellence in our programs, publications, courses and other activities.


We are committed to the advancement of the arts and sciences of HVAC & R for the benefit of society, whether through technology transfer.


We are committed to honesty in the practice of our profession as embodied in the ASHRAE Code of Ethics.


We are committed to provide leadership within our industry and developing leadership qualities in our members.


We are committed to service to our members and to the public.