ASHRAE Chapters Regional Conferences (CRCs) are held in autumn and spring annually and offer an opportunity for Chapters and members to meet, interact, and socialize on a regional level. These conferences offer workshops, technical sessions, technical tours as well as sharing by members.  


This year, the Autumn CRCs was held in Malaysia on 23 August. WSP’s Vincent Tse, Managing Director, MEP Property & Buildings, Asia was invited by ASHRAE Far East Region XIII as a keynote speaker where he presented on the topic of “Challenges in HVAC and MEP design in super tall buildings in Asia/China.” His presentation focused on the basic principles of super tall buildings design and the importance of design integration amongst Architectural, Structural, Elevators, HVAC, electrical and mechanical systems which also  included case studies on design challenges in tall buildings.