The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), was founded in 1981 at New
Delhi by a group of eminent HVAC&R professionals. ISHRAE today has more than 12,000 HVAC&R professionals as
members and additionally there are 7,500 Student-members. ISHRAE operates from 41 Chapters and sub Chapters
spread all over India, with HQ in Delhi. It is led by a team of elected officers, who are members of the Society,
working on a voluntary basis, and collectively called the Board of Governors.