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Grassroots Government Advocacy Committee

GGAC Chair

GGAC Co-Chair

A summary of the important work that we do in the GGAC:

  • Establish and manage relationships between the chapter and government bodies such as ECSA and CESA.
  • Establish CPD recognition of ASHRAE courses via the above bodies.
  • Partner with technical universities for grassroots programmes to develop future engineers in HVAC&R.
  • Make the chapter known to the Council for the Built Environment, as a potential advisor to government on priority matters in the built environment.
  • Pursue public policy priorities:
    • Adoption of commissioning standards for all new buildings.
    • Adoption of ASHRAE codes and standards such as 90.1 & AEDG.

For more details, please peruse the presentation below.



Media statement emanating from the voluntary associations consultation on the Identification of Engineering Work (IDoEW) that took place on Thursday, 26 August 2021.