Ir. Ng Yong Kong - Malaysia
Regional Vice Chairman for Chapter Technology Transfer
ASHRAE Region XIII
• Bachelor of Engineering (Honors) from University of Malaya
• MBA from University of Hull, United Kingdom
Mr. Yong Kong is a registered professional engineer with the Board of Engineers in Malaysia and has close to 30 years of experience in the HVAC industry where he started as a System Engineer in a major air-conditioning company.
He is a facilitator, trainer and examiner for the Malaysia Green Building Index and a current member of the panel of judges for the ASHRAE Technology Award. He also served as president for the ASHRAE Malaysia Chapter and the Malaysia Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Association from 2001 to 2003.
Mr. Yong Kong is currently an energy consultant for the National Energy Efficiency Plan (NEEMP) under the Malaysia Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water. NEEMP is designed to strategize the country’s efforts in addressing energy security, global warming and climate change issues. He is also a working group member for the Code of Practice in energy Efficiency and Use of Renewable Energy for Non-Residential Buildings.